Essays on capital markets research in accounting

Martin Kapons

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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This dissertation consists of three essays on different topics within the field of capital markets research in accounting. The first essay examines how expensed R&D investments affect the relation of earnings-to-price and book-to-price with future returns. The second essay studies how non-random attrition of firms affect documented properties of earnings. The third and final chapter of the dissertation investigates the use and usefulness of comparable-firm-based forecasts using a k-nearest neighbors approach.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Tilburg University
  • Hollander, Stephan, Promotor
  • Easton, Peter, Promotor, External person
  • Monahan, S., Co-promotor, External person
Award date6 Dec 2021
Place of PublicationTilburg
Print ISBNs978 90 5668 671 0
Publication statusPublished - 2021


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