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D21-1 4400 Firm Behaviors

Thursday, 4 April 2013: 8:30 AM-10:30 AM
Chair:
Masayuki Otaki, University of Tokyo—Japan
Family firms performance and financial crisis
Olivier Colot, University of Mons—Belgium; Jonathan Bauweraerts, University of Mons—Belgium
Is closeness too important for trading ideas?
Sotiris Karkalakos, University of Piraeus—Greece
The evaluation of dexterity and a theory of the growth of a firm
Masayuki Otaki, University of Tokyo—Japan
Predatory lending and the subprime crisis
Douglas D. Evanoff, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago—USA
Strategic alliances and performance in a belgian industrial context
Chantal Scoubeau, Universit√© de Mons - Warocqu√©—Belgium; Alain Balasse, Umons—Belgium
Discussants:
Yazdan Naghdi, islamic azad university-firooz kooh branch—Iran ; Uwe Fachinger, University of Vechta—Germany ; Leo Simon, University of California-Berkeley—USA ; Masayuki Otaki, University of Tokyo—Japan and Jonathan Bauweraerts, University of Mons—Belgium