Structural Shifts in Credit Rating Standards

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleStructural Shifts in Credit Rating Standards Author(S)AYSUN ALP (Author)
Abstract  I examine the time-series variation in corporate credit rating standards from 1985 to 2007. A divergent pattern exists between investment-grade and speculative-grade rating standards from 1985 to 2002 as investment-grade standards tighten and speculative-grade loosen ...Paginationp2435-2470
SubjectEconomicsDescriptorsFinance
Journal TitleThe Journal of Finance  
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