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Corporate finance

Corporate finance is the area of finance that deals with sources of funding, the capital structure of corporations, the actions that managers take to increase the value of the firm to the shareholders, and the tools and analysis used to allocate financial resources. The primary goal of corporate finance is to maximize or increase shareholder value.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
8,762
Prior Five Years
2,657
Total Citations
Lifetime
215,131
Prior Five Years
23,022
Total Scholars
Lifetime
6,925
Prior Five Years
5,523

Institutional Rankings

Global (Worldwide)
Academic Institutions
Lifetime
Academic Institutions
Prior Five Years
Non-academic Institutions
Lifetime
#1
United States
#1
United Kingdom
N/A
#2
United States
#2
United States
#3
United States
#3
Canada
#4
United States
#4
China
#5
United States
#5
United States
#6
United States
#6
China
#7
United States
#7
Australia
#8
United States
#8
Russia
#9
Netherlands
#9
China
#10
United States
#10
United Arab Emirates
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