Browsing by Subject "Finance"
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Federal Participation in Innovative Public Health Financing: the Social Impact Bond Act (HR 4885) and the Pay for Performance Act (S.2691) (Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2014-10-10)Social impact bonds (SIBs) are relatively new financing mechanisms that can be used to finance public health initiatives addressing issues such as asthma and infant mortality. Since 2010, when the world’s first SIB ...
(2009-05-15)This study investigates the case of a Zambian institution providing credit for smallholder agribusiness commercialization and compares this lender’s model with the major microfinance institutions, to identify specific ...
(2011-10-21)Recent theory predicts that two factors influencing the CEO’s view of risk, overconfidence and debt-like compensation, have implications for CEO forced turnover and firm equity value, respectively. We test each of these ...
(Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, 2014-04-24)