International Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences

Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020

  • The World Economy at COVID-19 Quarantine: Contemporary Review

    Habtamu Legese Feyisa

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 63-74
    Received: Apr. 13, 2020
    Accepted: Apr. 30, 2020
    Published: May 27, 2020
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    Abstract: Like the previous pandemics, Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is first and foremost a public health threat, but it is also, and increasingly, an economic threat. On the other hand, the economic impact of a pandemic may not be long- lasting if the underlying cause is contained quickly. Currently the world is seriously affected by COVID-19 outbreak. C... Show More
  • Identifying Effects of Information Asymmetry on Firm Performance

    Anne Khatali

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020
    Pages: 75-83
    Received: Jul. 12, 2018
    Accepted: Sep. 26, 2018
    Published: May 28, 2020
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    Abstract: There is a lot of information asymmetry in the market today. Sellers in most cases have superior information over buyers and as a result beat market logistics to make as much profits as possible at the expense of buyers. Information asymmetry among market participants translate into high transaction costs and lower liquidity in the markets. Having ... Show More