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Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper Series
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Incl. Electronic Paper The Twelve Federal Reserve Banks: Governance and Accountability in the 21st Century
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 203 , Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy Working Paper 10
Peter Conti-Brown
Stanford Law School, Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Date Posted: March 05, 2015
Working Paper Series
2 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Morrison, the Restricted Scope of Securities Act Section 11 Liability, and Prospects for Regulatory Reform
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 202
Joseph Grundfest
Stanford University Law School
Date Posted: March 04, 2015
Working Paper Series
7 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Ideal Proxy Statement
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-47
David F. Larcker and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: February 17, 2015
Accepted Paper Series
110 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Market (In)Attention and Earnings Announcement Timing
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 201, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-8
Ed deHaan , Terry J. Shevlin and Jacob R. Thornock
Stanford Graduate School of Business , University of California-Irvine and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Date Posted: January 07, 2015
Last Revised: January 22, 2015
Working Paper Series
142 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Did Harvard Violate Federal Securities Law? The Campaign Against Classified Boards of Directors
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 199
Daniel M. Gallagher and Joseph Grundfest
United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Stanford University Law School
Date Posted: December 10, 2014
Working Paper Series
1120 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Meeting of the Minds: How Do Companies Distribute Knowledge and Workload Across Board Committees?
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-46, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-6
David F. Larcker , Brian Tayan and Christina Zhu
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: December 09, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
82 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper How Reliably Do Financial Statement Proxies Identify Tax Avoidance?
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 200, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-5
Lisa De Simone , Jordan Nickerson , Jeri K. Seidman and Bridget Stomberg
Stanford Graduate School of Business , Boston College , University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Date Posted: December 06, 2014
Last Revised: January 22, 2015
Working Paper Series
174 downloads

Knowledge, Compensation, and Firm Value: An Empirical Analysis of Firm Communication
Journal of Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-03, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 83
Feng Li , Michael Minnis , Venky Nagar and Madhav V. Rajan
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business , University of Chicago - Booth School of Business , University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: November 24, 2014
Accepted Paper Series

Incl. Electronic Paper The Handpicked CEO Successor
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-45, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-3
David F. Larcker , Stephen A. Miles and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , The Miles Group (TMG) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: November 17, 2014
Last Revised: January 22, 2015
Accepted Paper Series
98 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Search for Benchmarks: When Do Crowds Provide Wisdom?
Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 15-032, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-46, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 198
Charles M.C. Lee , Paul Ma and Charles C. Y. Wang
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management and Harvard Business School
Date Posted: November 02, 2014
Last Revised: November 18, 2014
Working Paper Series
448 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Delegated Bidding and the Allocative Effects of Alternative Accounting Rules
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 196, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-39
Ivan Marinovic
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: October 04, 2014
Last Revised: November 06, 2014
Working Paper Series
49 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Credibility of Performance Feedback in Tournaments
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 193
Ivan Marinovic
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: September 19, 2014
Working Paper Series
27 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Theory of Hard and Soft Information
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 194
Jeremy Bertomeu and Ivan Marinovic
CUNY Baruch College and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: September 19, 2014
Working Paper Series
151 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Short-Sellers Profit from Mutual Funds? Evidence from Daily Trades
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 195, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-35
Salman Arif , Azi Ben-Rephael and Charles M.C. Lee
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business , Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: September 17, 2014
Last Revised: November 06, 2014
Working Paper Series
348 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Follow the Money: Compensation, Risk, and the Financial Crisis
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-43, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-34
David F. Larcker , Gaizka Ormazabal , Brian Tayan and Daniel J. Taylor
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , University of Navarra, IESE Business School , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Date Posted: September 08, 2014
Working Paper Series
251 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Statement for Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection -- Hearing on 'Examining the GAO Report on Expectations of Government Support for Bank Holding Companies' Held July 31, 2014
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 190, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-33
Anat R. Admati
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: August 21, 2014
Last Revised: September 12, 2014
Working Paper Series
46 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Information Content of Insider Trades around Government Intervention during the Financial Crisis
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 189, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-32
Alan D. Jagolinzer , David F. Larcker , Gaizka Ormazabal and Daniel J. Taylor
University of Colorado - Leeds School of Business , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , University of Navarra, IESE Business School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Date Posted: August 15, 2014
Last Revised: September 12, 2014
Working Paper Series
144 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper What Does Income Mobility Reveal About the Tax Risk-Reward Tradeoff?
Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-29, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 192
Lisa De Simone , Lillian F. Mills and Bridget Stomberg
Stanford Graduate School of Business , University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business
Date Posted: August 09, 2014
Last Revised: October 28, 2014
Working Paper Series
133 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does the Composition of a Company's Shareholder Base Really Matter?
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-42
Anne Beyer , David F. Larcker and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: August 02, 2014
Last Revised: August 07, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
248 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Conservatism and the Information Content of Earnings
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 162, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper
Mary E. Barth , Wayne R. Landsman , Vivek Raval and Sean Wang
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School , University of North Carolina - Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of North Carolina - Kenan-Flagler Business School
Date Posted: July 28, 2014
Last Revised: October 29, 2014
Working Paper Series
470 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Lululemon: A Sheer Debacle in Risk Management
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-41, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-21
David F. Larcker , Sarah M. Larcker and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Digitas Health and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: June 17, 2014
Last Revised: July 29, 2014
Working Paper Series
339 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does Mandatory Shareholder Voting Prevent Bad Acquisitions?
European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 422/2014, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 188
Marco Becht , Andrea Polo and Stefano Rossi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management , Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and Krannert School of Management
Date Posted: May 31, 2014
Last Revised: June 04, 2014
Working Paper Series
311 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper I Told You So
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 186
Joseph Grundfest
Stanford University Law School
Date Posted: May 09, 2014
Working Paper Series
50 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Attracting Early Stage Investors: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 185, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 14-17
Shai Bernstein , Arthur G. Korteweg and Kevin Laws
Stanford Graduate School of Business , University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and AngelList
Date Posted: May 02, 2014
Last Revised: November 02, 2014
Working Paper Series
216 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Josh Hardy and the #SaveJosh Army: How Corporate Risk Escalates and Accelerates Through Social Media
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-40
David F. Larcker , Sarah M. Larcker and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Digitas Health and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: April 13, 2014
Last Revised: July 02, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
117 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Capital Structure and Systematic Risk
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 178
Michael Schwert and Ilya A. Strebulaev
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: April 08, 2014
Last Revised: April 14, 2014
Working Paper Series
431 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Skill and Luck in Private Equity Performance
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 179
Arthur G. Korteweg and Morten Sorensen
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Copenhagen Business School
Date Posted: April 03, 2014
Last Revised: October 30, 2014
Working Paper Series
737 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Freezeouts Affect the Performance of the Controlling Shareholder? An Empirical Analysis
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 184
Fernan Restrepo
Stanford Law School
Date Posted: April 01, 2014
Last Revised: May 09, 2014
Working Paper Series
98 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Strategic Risk Shifting and the Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 182
Zhiyao Chen , Ilya A. Strebulaev , Yuhang Xing and Xiaoyan Zhang
University of Reading , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Rice University and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Date Posted: March 31, 2014
Last Revised: October 30, 2014
Working Paper Series
159 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Assessing the Cost of Accounting-Based Long-Short Trades: Should You Invest a Billion Dollars in an Academic Strategy?
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 177
William H. Beaver , Maureen F. McNichols and Richard A. Price III
Stanford University , Stanford University and Utah State University - Huntsman School of Business
Date Posted: March 22, 2014
Last Revised: March 27, 2014
Working Paper Series
276 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Seven Myths of CEO Succession
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-39
David F. Larcker , Stephen A. Miles and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , The Miles Group (TMG) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: March 21, 2014
Working Paper Series
250 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Conservatism Correction for the Market-to-Book Ratio and Tobin's q
CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4626, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 176
Maureen F. McNichols , Madhav V. Rajan and Stefan J. Reichelstein
Stanford University , Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: March 06, 2014
Working Paper Series
252 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Corporate Governance According to Charles T. Munger
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-38
David F. Larcker and Brian Tayan
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: March 04, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
844 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Separation of Intelligence and Control: The Retirement Savings Crisis and the Limits of Soft Paternalism
Forthcoming 6 William & Mary Business Law Review __ (2015), Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 175
Jacob Hale Russell
Stanford Law School
Date Posted: March 04, 2014
Last Revised: February 04, 2015
Accepted Paper Series
379 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Economic Crisis and Share Price Unpredictability: Reasons and Implications
European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 243/2014, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 468, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 460, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 173
Edward G. Fox , Merritt B. Fox and Ronald J. Gilson
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics , Columbia University - Law School and Stanford Law School
Date Posted: February 26, 2014
Last Revised: April 04, 2014
Working Paper Series
213 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Central Clearing and Collateral Demand
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 171
Darrell Duffie , Martin Scheicher and Guillaume Vuillemey
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , European Central Bank (ECB) and Sciences-Po
Date Posted: February 01, 2014
Last Revised: April 16, 2014
Working Paper Series
152 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper No News is Good News: Voluntary Disclosure in the Face of Litigation
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 169, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-19
Ivan Marinovic and Felipe Varas
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Duke University
Date Posted: January 26, 2014
Last Revised: October 01, 2014
Working Paper Series
251 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Cashing-In Credibility
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 170, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-18
Ivan Marinovic and Felipe Varas
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business - Finance Department
Date Posted: January 26, 2014
Last Revised: February 04, 2014
Working Paper Series
63 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Mandatory ‘Auctions’ Increase the Gains of Target Shareholders in Mergers and Acquisitions? Evidence from the Effect of Time Warner
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 172
Fernan Restrepo
Stanford Law School
Date Posted: January 17, 2014
Last Revised: February 22, 2014
Working Paper Series
130 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does Diversity Lead to Diverse Opinions? Evidence from Languages and Stock Markets
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 168, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-16
Yen-Cheng Chang , Harrison G. Hong , Larissa Tiedens , Na Wang and Bin Zhao
Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University , Princeton University - Department of Economics , Stanford Graduate School of Business , Hofstra University - Frank G. Zarb School of Business and Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance
Date Posted: January 01, 2014
Last Revised: January 20, 2015
Working Paper Series
247 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper In Short Supply: Equity Overvaluation and Short Selling
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 165
Messod Daniel Beneish , Charles M.C. Lee and Craig Nichols
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Syracuse University
Date Posted: December 04, 2013
Last Revised: May 12, 2014
Working Paper Series
535 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Dynamic Information Asymmetry, Financing, and Investment Decisions
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 164, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-12
Ilya A. Strebulaev , Haoxiang Zhu and Pavel Zryumov
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: November 18, 2013
Last Revised: February 04, 2014
Working Paper Series
371 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Disentangling Mandatory IFRS Reporting and Changes in Enforcement
Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 56, Pages 178-188, 2013, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-8
Mary E. Barth and Doron Israeli
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya - Arison School of Business
Date Posted: November 09, 2013
Last Revised: September 18, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
309 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Fallacies, Irrelevant Facts, and Myths in the Discussion of Capital Regulation: Why Bank Equity is Not Socially Expensive
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods 2013/23, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 161, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 13-7
Anat R. Admati , Peter M. DeMarzo , Martin F. Hellwig and Paul C. Pfleiderer
Stanford Graduate School of Business , Stanford Graduate School of Business , Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: November 04, 2013
Last Revised: August 19, 2014
Working Paper Series
524 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Financing as a Supply Chain: The Capital Structure of Banks and Borrowers
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 166
Will Gornall and Ilya A. Strebulaev
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: October 31, 2013
Last Revised: December 05, 2014
Working Paper Series
717 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Sneak Preview: How ISS Dictates Equity Plan Design
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-37
Ian D. Gow , David F. Larcker , Allan L. McCall and Brian Tayan
Harvard Business School , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business , Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: October 28, 2013
Accepted Paper Series
170 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Compelling Case for Stronger and More Effective Leverage Regulation in Banking
Journal of Legal Studies, Forthcoming, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 159
Anat R. Admati
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Date Posted: October 26, 2013
Last Revised: October 09, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
200 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Competition for Talent Under Performance Manipulation: CEOs on Steroids
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 160
Ivan Marinovic and Paul Povel
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business
Date Posted: October 24, 2013
Last Revised: January 13, 2014
Working Paper Series
221 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Reputation Repair after a Serious Restatement
The Accounting Review 89.4 (Jul 2014): 1329., Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 163
Jivas Chakravarthy , Ed deHaan and Shivaram Rajgopal
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics , Stanford Graduate School of Business and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Date Posted: October 22, 2013
Last Revised: August 06, 2014
Accepted Paper Series
733 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Impact of Venture Capital Monitoring: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 158
Shai Bernstein , Xavier Giroud and Richard R. Townsend
Stanford Graduate School of Business , Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Date Posted: October 18, 2013
Last Revised: October 08, 2014
Working Paper Series
414 downloads


 

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