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1.

Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 28,804
2.

Disappearing Dividends: Changing Firm Characteristics or Lower Propensity to Pay?

AFA 2001 New Orleans; CRSP Working Paper No. 509
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Downloads 11,391
3.

The Long-Term Effects of Hedge Fund Activism

Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 802, Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, 2015, pp. 1085-1156, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-66
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Downloads 11,215
4.

Growth, Beta and Agency Costs as Determinants of Dividend Payout Ratios

Journal of Financial Research, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 249-259, Fall 1982
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
SUNY at Buffalo - Department of Financial & Managerial Economics
Downloads 10,376
5.

Payout Policy in the 21st Century

Tuck Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III Conference Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI)

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Downloads 7,973
6.

Testing Tradeoff and Pecking Order Predictions About Dividends and Debt

CRSP Working Paper No. 506
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Downloads 7,763
7.

Behavioral Corporate Finance: A Survey

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 7,195
8.

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 25 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School

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Downloads 7,162
9.

Corporate Governance and Firm Valuation

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting and Kennesaw State University
Downloads 6,693
10.

Why Do Firms Pay Dividends? International Evidence on the Determinants of Dividend Policy

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University, Department of Finance and University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 6,365
11.

Capital Structure, Payout Policy, and Financial Flexibility

Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 02-06
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
Downloads 6,205
12.

A Dynamic Model of Optimal Capital Structure

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-03-06
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 5,936
13.

Does Corporate Performance Determine Capital Structure and Dividend Policy?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Mar 2005
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University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business and Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School
Downloads 5,060
14.

Taxes and Corporate Finance

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 10 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 4,967
15.

The Impact of Dividend Policy on Share Price Volatility in the Malaysian Stock Market

Journal of Business Studies Quarterly, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University (FIU), Université de Limoges, LAPE and Multimedia University (MMU)
Downloads 4,953
16.

Buyback Derangement Syndrome

Journalof Portfolio Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2018
Accepted Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 4,527
17.

The Information Role of Conservatism

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Algert Global, LLC and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 4,381
18.

Stock Market Liquidity and Firm Dividend Policy

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Stevens Institute of Technology, University of Central Florida - Department of Finance and Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business

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Downloads 4,251
19.

Dividends, Share Repurchases, and the Substitution Hypothesis

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI)
Downloads 4,250
20.

Managerial Miscalibration

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 4,152
21.

Passive Investors, Not Passive Owners

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 3,963
22.

The Responsibility Paradox: Multinational Firms and Global Corporate Social Responsibility

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1031
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan - Department of Sociology
Downloads 3,861
23.

The Myth that Insulating Boards Serves Long-Term Value

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 113, No. 6, pp. 1637-1694, October 2013, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 755
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,744
24.

Factors Influencing Dividend Policy Decisions of Corporate India

ICFAI Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 5-16. February 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Management Development Institute
Downloads 3,662
25.

Taxes and Corporate Finance: A Review

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Mar 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University
Downloads 3,452
26.

The BP Oil Disaster: Stock and Option Market Reactions

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Ohio University and Ohio University
Downloads 3,435
27.

Asymmetric Timeliness of Earnings, Market-to-Book and Conservatism in Financial Reporting

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4550-05, Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 04-21
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Boston College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 3,352
28.

Using Treasury 'Repurchase' Shares to Stabilize Stock Markets

International Journal of Business, Vol. 8, No. 4, 2003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 3,324
29.

The Irrelevance of the Mm Dividend Irrelevance Theorem

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department
Downloads 3,299
30.

Contracts and Exits in Venture Capital Finance

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings, The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 1947-1982, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University

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31.

The Pricing of Dividends in Equity Valuation

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

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32.

Corporate Governance and Firm Cash Holdings

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Washington, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department

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33.

Dividend Policy and Market Movements

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Mississippi - School of Business Administration and Babson College - Finance Division
Downloads 3,154
34.

Accountability and Responsibility in Corporate Governance

Notre Dame Law Review, Forthcoming, Univ. of Illinois Law & Economics, Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 3,137
35.

Dividend Policy, Corporate Governance and the Managerial Entrenchment Hypothesis: An Empirical Analysis

EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Porto - Faculdade de Economia do Porto
Downloads 3,118
36.

The Impact of Trading Volume on Stock Price Volatility in the Arab Economy

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 3,113
37.

Private Equity Returns and Disclosure Around the World

EFA 2004 Maastricht, EEA 2004 Madrid, EFM 2005 Madrid, Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University and Goethe University Frankfurt - Institute of Economics

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Downloads 3,060
38.

The Value of Corporate Votes and Control Benefits: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Sep 2000
Working Paper Series
World Bank, South Asia
Downloads 3,025
39.

Payout Policy Through the Financial Crisis: The Growth of Repurchases and the Resilience of Dividends

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2015
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University of California San Diego, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 2,970
40.

Agency Problems and Dividend Policies Around the World

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1839
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 1998
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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41.

Payout Policy, Agency Conflicts, and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and Unaffiliated Authors
Downloads 2,868
42.

Financial Flexibility and the Choice between Dividends and Stock Repurchases

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 1999
Working Paper Series
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, SUNY at Binghamton - School of Management and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,841
43.

What Do Dividends Tell Us About Earnings Quality?

Review of Accounting Studies, 16, no. 1 (March 2011).
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard Business School
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44.

Ownership Structure and Dividend Payout Policy in India

Corporate Governance and Dividend Payout in India, Journal of Emerging Market Finance, Vol. 5, No. 1, 15-58, April 2006
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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45.

The Value Relevance of Dividends, Book Value and Earnings

New York University Dept. of Accounting Working Paper No. 99-3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
New York University and New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting

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46.

Cash Flow is King? Comparing Valuations Based on Cash Flow Versus Earnings Multiples

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, Yale School of Management and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 2,701
47.

Payout Policy

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1227
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI) and University of Oxford - Finance

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Downloads 2,668
48.

Why Do U.S. Firms Hold so Much More Cash than They Used to?

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2007-03-006, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2006-17
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 16 May 2008
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Arizona State University - Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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49.

Globalization and Stock Market Stability

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 2,646
50.

The Persistence and Pricing of the Cash Component of Earnings

20th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference 2007 Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting
Downloads 2,637