Three centuries of Belgian stock exchange data

EURHISFIRM: a new European Infrastructure Development project (2018-2020)

Long-term company-level data for Europe: Funding for building a New Research Data Infrastructure.

The EURHISFIRM project continues the work of the EURHISTOCK research group. The project will make a design study for a European wide historical database on companies, including data on stock exchanges as well as documents on cultural heritage.

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      SCOB: MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS

    1. Leentje Moortgat, Jan Annaert, Marc Deloof Investor protection, taxation and dividend policy: Long-run evidence, 1838-2012, Journal of Banking and Finance (2017) Journal of Banking and Finance
    2. Puttevils Jeroen, Marc Deloof Pricing and marketing risk in marine insurance in sixteenth-century Antwerp', Journal of Economic History, Volume 77/Issue 3, August 2017, pp. 796 - 837 Journal of Economic History
    3. Deloof Marc, Vermoesen Veronique The value of corporate boards during the Great Depression in Belgium, Explorations in economic history, 62(2016), pp.108-123 Explorations in economic history
    4. Annaert Jan, Buelens Frans & Riva Angelo Financial history databases. Old data, old issues, new insights?' in: Chambers David and Dimson Elroy (eds.) (2016), Financial Market History. Reflections on the Past for Investors Today, CFA Institute Research Foundation
    5. FINANCIAL MARKET HISTORY
    6. Buelens Frans, Frankema Ewout Colonial adventures in tropical agriculture : new estimates of returns to investment in the Netherlands Indies, 1919-1938, Cliometrica, 10:2(2016), pp.197-224 Cliometrica
    7. Annaert Jan, Buelens Frans, Deloof Marc Long run stock returns : evidence from Belgium, 1838-2010, Cliometrica, 9:1(2015) pp. 77-95 LONG RUN STOCK RETURNS (article available at SPRINGERLink)
    8. Buelens Frans, Ludo Cuyvers, Marc Deloof and Helma De Smedt (2016) The Performance of Belgian Enterprises in the Twentieth Century, in: Youssef Cassis, Andrea Colli, and Harm Schroter (eds.) (2016), The Performance of European Business in the Twentieth Century, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp.55-71 : OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
    9. Pierenkemper Toni, Helma De Smedt, Frans Buelens, Ludo Cuyvers and Marc Deloof (2016) Old Industries in Europe, 1911-2000, in: Youssef Cassis, Andrea Colli, and Harm Schroter (eds.) (2016), The Performance of European Business in the Twentieth Century, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp.171-189 : OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
    10. Buelens Frans, Helma De Smedt & Hans Willems The (de)regulation of the Brussels Stock Exchange around 1865-1875, Bankhistorisches Archiv (2014) 40 (1-2), pp.3-22 [gepubliceerd in 2016 met vertraging]