financing policy

Supplying Finance to Supply Chains

Research at HKUST informs the debate about the benefits of uniform financial regulation across countries and looks into the effects of the financial intermediation in facilitating international trade. By Associate Professor Almin ...

Anticollusion Enforcement Affects Firms’ Financing
DASGUPTA, Sudipto | ZALDOKAS , Alminas

Price-fixing cartels are pervasive. However, antitrust enforcement around the world has been recently picking up speed. Higher fines and new tools such as leniency programs for cartel whistleblowers have led to unprecedented antit ...

Antitrust Enforcement and Corporate Finance Decisions

Antitrust enforcement against price fixing, bid rigging, market allocation, and firms’ other agreements not to compete has been rising around the world. In light of these changing legal risks of falling under the radar of co ...

The Influence of Politics on Innovation
BHATTACHARYA, Utpal | HSU, Po-Hsuan | TIAN, Xuan | XU, Yan

Technological innovation plays a key role in promoting a nation’s long-term economic growth and competitive advantage. When it comes to innovation, politics is an important factor to consider, as politicians have the abili ...