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DETERMINANTS OF DIVIDEND PAYOUT POLICY: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF BANKING SECTOR OF PAKISTAN

by Ishtiaq Ahmad – Muhammad Fahid Muqaddas One good way to communicate financial performance of a bank to its shareholders is the payment of dividend. The present study is attempted to explore the influence of financial efficiency, safety, risk and profitability on dividend policy using panel data of 10 commercial banks…

Produce Certification and Income Risk Management Strategies of Cocoa Farming Households in South-West Nigeria

by Oreyemi, A. B. – Sanusi, R. A. – Okojie, L. O. – Olaiya, A. O – Akerele, D. Agricultural produce certification is synonymous to farm assurance of which cocoa certification is an example; dealing with issues of Good Agricultural, Environmental and Social Practices (GAP, GEP and GSP) in cocoa production.…

A STUDY OF THE CAUSES LEADING TO THE LIQUIDATION OF AGRICULTURAL ENTERPRISES

by Annamária Kotormán The viability of agricultural enterprises is of paramount importance. Their liquidation has harmful effects on broad strata of society. The aim of my research is therefore to analyze the leading causes of liquidation of agricultural enterprises. The research was led on 17 agricultural enterprises. This may help in…

EFFICIENCY ANALYSIS OF DAIRY FARMS IN THE NORTHERN GREAT PLAIN REGION USING DETERMINISTIC AND STOCHASTIC DEA MODELS

by Tímea Gál Running any dairy enterprise is a risky activity: the profitability of the enterprise is affected by the price fluctuation of feed and animal health products from inputs, as well as by the fluctuation of end-product prices. Under these circumstances, it is essential for the cattle breeders, in…