Zhaoxia Xu

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Complex Ownership and Capital Structure

Staff Working Paper 2009-12 Teodora Paligorova, Zhaoxia Xu
This paper investigates the impact of pyramid ownership structure and multiple controlling shareholders on firm leverage. Pyramids, having at least one controlling shareholder and a subsidiary, rely significantly more on debt financing than non-pyramid firms.
Content Type(s): Staff Research, Staff Working Papers Topic(s): Financial markets, International topics JEL Code(s): G, G3, G31, G32

The Impact of Market Timing on Canadian and U.S. Firms' Capital Structure

Staff Working Paper 2009-1 Zhaoxia Xu
This paper studies the impact of market timing on Canadian firms' capital structure and makes a comparison with U.S. firms.
Content Type(s): Staff Research, Staff Working Papers Topic(s): Financial markets, International topics JEL Code(s): G, G3, G32

Do Firms Adjust Toward a Target Leverage Level?

Staff Working Paper 2007-50 Zhaoxia Xu
This paper studies capital structure adjustment mechanisms of firms that experience substantial changes in leverage.
Content Type(s): Staff Research, Staff Working Papers Topic(s): Financial markets, International topics JEL Code(s): G, G3, G32

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