New paper on the impact of private debt renegotiation on firms! Abstract I investigate the effects of bank loan renegotiation on firm’s financial and investment policies, and performances. I employ OLS and endogenous switching regime regressions using a large cross-country sample of loans issued and amended on a long-time period. I find that bank loan … Continue reading The Effects of Bank Loan Renegotiation on Corporate Policies and Performance
This award aim to reward the best paper using EUROFIDAI data. The prize will be presented to the winners at the next Paris Finance December meeting, organized by EUROFIDAI and the ESSEC Business School, on 21 December 2017. Best paper award using Daily EUROFIDAI Data: Christophe J. GODLEWSKI (Université de Strasbourg) and Bulat SANDITOV (Télécom Ecole … Continue reading Our paper won the EUROFIDAI data award 2017 !
My article published in Financial Management and co-authored with Bulat Sanditov (Telecom Ecole de Management) is now available online (Early View)! Link to article on the journal website Link to read-only copy Abstract Social networks play an important role in mitigating informational frictions related to financial intermediation, especially bank lending. We investigate the effect of … Continue reading Financial Institutions Network and the Certification Value of Bank Loans
It is a great honor and pleasure to announce that I joined the editorial board of Finance Journal (link)! I thank the editors Pascal François and Carole Bernard for trusting me and inviting me to join the Finance adventure! Finance is the academic journal of the French Finance Association AFFI. Finance aims at covering all … Continue reading Associate editor of Finance Journal
Tomorrow I am heading to Trani (Italy) for the FINEST 2017 Conference. A very nice opportunity for a short break from the administrative & teaching duties as the university season already started at the beginning of September. Here is the detailed program of the conference. I will present my paper on “Initial conditions and the … Continue reading FINEST 2017 Conference
Our article, co-authored with Laurent Weill and Paul-Olivier Klein, forthcoming in The World Economy, is available online Link to the article Abstract With the large expansion of Islamic finance in the recent years, sukuk, which are the Sharia-compliant substitute to conventional bonds, are now becoming more prominent. The aim of this study was to examine the … Continue reading How sukuk shapes firm performance?
Cette semaine j'ai récupéré mon arrêté de mutation et j'ai signé mon PV d'installation à l'Université de Strasbourg, Faculté de Droit, à compter du 1er septembre 2017. Après 6 belles années à l'Université de Haute-Alsace sur le campus Fonderie de Mulhouse, je reviens donc à Strasbourg. Je remercie l'UHA, les collègues (en particulier de la … Continue reading Retour à l’Université de Strasbourg