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Dr David Smith

Senior Lecturer

School of Economics and Finance

David came to the Finance Group from a background in accountancy. His research interests include corporate finance in general and the capital structure of New Zealand companies in particular. David teaches 115.105 Fundamentals of Finance and 125.211 The Financial Planning Process.

Professional

Contact details

  • Location: 2.01, BSW
    Campus: Turitea

Research Expertise

Research Interests

 Corporate finance in general and the capital structure of New Zealand companies in particular.

Thematics

Resource Development and Management

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Banking, Finance and Investment (150200): Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services (150000): Finance (150201)

Research Outputs

Journal

Smith, DJ., Chen, J., & Anderson, HD. (2015). The influence of firm financial position and industry characteristics on capital structure adjustment. Accounting and Finance. 55(4), 1135-1169
[Journal article]Authored by: Anderson, H., Chen, J., Smith, D.
Smith, DJ., Chen, J., & Anderson, HD. (2012). The relationship between capital structure and product markets: Evidence from New Zealand. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. 38(1), 1-24
[Journal article]Authored by: Anderson, H., Chen, J., Smith, D.

Thesis

Smith, DJ. (2011). An analysis of the capital structure determinants and financing behaviour of New Zealand firms. (Doctoral Thesis)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Smith, D.
Smith, DJ. (2003). The information value of earnings excluding goodwill amortisation in publicly listed New Zealand companies. (Master's Thesis, Massey University, Palmerston North, NZ)
[Masters Thesis]Authored by: Smith, D.

Conference

Smith, D., Chen, J., & Anderson, HD. (2012, December). Firm financing choices in a thin, capital constrained market. Presented at 25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference. Sydney, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Chen, J., Smith, D.
Smith, D., Chen, J., & Anderson, HD. (2012). Firm financing choices in a thin, capital constrained market. The 25th AFBC Proceedings. Australia: 25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Anderson, H., Chen, J., Smith, D.
Smith, D., Chen, J., & Anderson, H.(2011). Partial adjustment towards target capital structure: Evidence from New Zealand. . Queenstown, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Anderson, H., Smith, D.
Smith, D., Chen, J., & Anderson, H. (2011). Partial adjustment towards target capital structure: Evidence from New Zealand. Financial Management Association Asian Conference. (pp. 1 - 44).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Anderson, H., Chen, J., Smith, D.
Smith, DJ.(2009). Determinants of capital structure: evidence from New Zealand. . Xiamen, China
[Conference Other]Authored by: Smith, D.
Smith, DJ., Chen, J., & Anderson, HD. (2008). The relationship between capital structure and product markets: Evidence from New Zealand. Proceedings of the 12th New Zealand Finance Colloquium.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Anderson, H., Chen, J., Smith, D.

Other

Wirth, CG., Chen, JG., & Smith, DJ. (2017). How is investment efficiency related to investment transparency?. In Available at SSRN
[Working Paper]Authored by: Smith, D., Wirth, C.
Wirth, C., Chen, J., & Smith, DJ. (2017, May). How is investment efficiency related to investment transparency?.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Chen, J., Smith, D., Wirth, C.
Smith, D., & Wirth, C. (2016, September). Mandatory disclosures and investment efficiency. In School of Economics Seminar Series, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Smith, D., Wirth, C.
Smith, DJ. (2015, February). The relationship between working capital management and profitability of New Zealand firms. In School of Economics Seminar Series, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Smith, D.
Wirth, C., & Smith, D. (2012, November). Proprietary costs and the disclosure of capital expenditure information: Evidence from Australia. In School of Economics and Finance Seminar Series, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Smith, D., Wirth, C.
Wirth, C., & Smith, D. (2012, November). Environmental policy stringency and the economic value of being green. In School of Economics Seminar Series, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Smith, D., Wirth, C.
Smith, DJ. (2004, May). The information value of earnings excluding goodwill amortisation in publicly listed New Zealand companies. : Massey University, Department of Finance, Banking and Property.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Smith, D.

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