Research Topics in Finance – Cost of Capital

Cost of Capital


 Employee stock ownership and the cost of capital

 Liquidity and the implied cost of equity capital

 Information disclosure, firm growth, and the cost of capital

 Inventory models and cost of capital

4  Firm life cycle stages and implied cost of equity

5  Firm disclosure quality and cost of capital

6   Effects of Capital Structure on Cost of Capital

7  Cost of capital and earnings transparency

8  Determining cost of capital with asset pricing models

9  Testing models of implied cost of capital

10  Emerging Issues and Implications for Cost of Capital

11  Market structure and the cost of capital

12  Multifactor and Other Cost of Capital Estimation Models

13  Regulatory Risk and the Cost of Capital

14  Regulation and Access to Finance

15  Evaluating cross-sectional forecasting models for implied cost of capital

16   Relation between expected returns and implied cost of capital

17  The Economic Impact of Expanding Access to Finance

18  How excess control and cost of capital are related?

19  Risk disclosure and cost of capital

20  Investor relations level and cost of capital