• 1 Introduction
  • 2 Data
  • 3 Survey findings on literature hypotheses
  • 3.1 The existence of home bias
  • 3.2 Suggested relations of home bias
  • 4 Survey findings on further relations
  • 4.1 Relations of home bias with institutional characteristics
  • 4.2 Relations of home bias with informational characteristics
  • 4.3 Relations of home bias with behavioral characteristics
  • 5 The relative importance of home bias' driving forces
  • 5.1 Statistical analyses of driving forces
  • 5.2 A qualitative discussion of driving forces
  • 6 Conclusions
  • References