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1.

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 4,123
2.

Corporate Fraud and Managers' Behavior: Evidence from the Press

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Accounting, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), JMSB and HEC Paris - Accounting and Management Control Department
Downloads 3,420
3.

What Doesn't Kill You Will Only Make You More Risk-Loving: Early-Life Disasters and CEO Behavior

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and University of Cambridge

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Downloads 3,232
4.

A Corporate Beauty Contest

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 2,764
5.

Beauty is Wealth: CEO Appearance and Shareholder Value

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 21 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and University of Arkansas - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,764
6.

How Psychological Pitfalls Generated the Global Financial Crisis

VOICES OF WISDOM: UNDERSTANDING THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS, Laurence B. Siegel, ed., Research Foundation of CFA Institute, 2010, SCU Leavey School of Business Research Paper No. 10-04
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
Downloads 2,739
7.

CEO Gender, Corporate Risk-Taking, and the Efficiency of Capital Allocation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School
Downloads 2,567
8.

A Reference Point Theory of Mergers and Acquisitions

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard University and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 2,497
9.

CEO Personal Risk-Taking and Corporate Policies

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,365
10.

The Global Financial Crisis – A Behavioral View

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Thunderbird School of Global Management
Downloads 2,148
11.

Lost in Translation? The Effect of Cultural Values on Mergers Around the World

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 117, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 2,095
12.

CEO Personality and Firm Policies

6th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-34, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 16-13, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 220
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
The University of Melbourne, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,903
13.

Managerial Overconfidence and Accounting Conservatism

Journal of Accounting Research 51 (1): 1-30, Mays Business School Research Paper No. 2012-77
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Mays Business School and Saint Louis University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,888
14.

Blinded by the Light: Information Overload and its Consequences for Securities Regulation

Washington University Law Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Jun 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 1,879
15.

Distracted Shareholders and Corporate Actions

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,578
16.

Individual and Corporate Social Responsibility

FEEM Working Paper No. 23.2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Toulouse 1 - Industrial Economic Institute (IDEI) and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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17.

Managerial Overconfidence and Cost Stickiness

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Accountancy, University of Cologne and Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Downloads 1,500
18.

Capital Allocation and Delegation of Decision-Making Authority within Firms

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 1,452
19.

Corporate Policies of Republican Managers

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), 2014, 49(5/6), 1279-1310
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Business, College of Business, Stony Brook University and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 1,361
20.

CFO Narcissism and Financial Reporting Quality

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2581157
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 21 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Maryland - Department of Accounting & Information Assurance and Southern Methodist University

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21.

Sovereignty in the Era of Global Capitalism: The Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds and the Power of Finance

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Global Projects Center
Downloads 1,334
22.

Mental Accounting in Financial Reporting and Voluntary Disclosure

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Florida State University - Department of Accounting and University of Texas
Downloads 1,288
23.

CEO Overconfidence and Stock Price Crash Risk

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) and Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 1,235
24.

BP's Failure to Debias: Underscoring the Importance of Behavioral Corporate Finance

SCU Leavey School of Business Research Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,159
25.

'C' is for Crucible: Behavioral Ethics, Culture, and the Board's Role in C-Suite Compliance

RAND Center for Corporate Ethics and Governance Symposium White Paper Series, Symposium on "Culture, Compliance & the C-Suite: How Executives and Policymakers Can Better Safeguard Against Misconduct at the Top" (2013)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Bryan Cave LLP
Downloads 1,136
26.

Religion and Corporate (Mis)Behavior

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,101
27.

The Gordon Gekko Effect: The Role of Culture in the Financial Industry

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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28.

The Behavioral Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

Transactions, Forthcoming, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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29.

Psychological Bias as a Driver of Financial Regulation

European Financial Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 898
30.

The Psychopath in the C Suite: Redifining the SOB

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2012/119/EFE
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
INSEAD - Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise
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Corporations are People Too: A Multi-Dimensional Approach to the Corporate Personhood Puzzle

Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law, Vol. 15, p. 97, 2009, Chapman University Law Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 05 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Downloads 845
32.

The Causes and Cures of Unethical Business Practices – A Jewish Perspective

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
DePaul University College of Law
Downloads 826
33.

Psychopathic Traits of Corporate Leadership as Predictors of Future Stock Returns

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
Open University, Coventry University and University of Leicester
Downloads 807
34.

Jérôme Kerviel the 'Rogue Trader' of Société Générale: Bad Luck, Bad Apple, Bad Tree or Bad Orchard?

The Company Lawyer, Vol. 32, No. 12, pp. 355-362, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Melbourne - Centre for Corporate Law and Securities Regulation
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35.

Chasing the Greased Pig Down Wall Street: A Gatekeeper’s Guide to the Psychology, Culture and Ethics of Financial Risk-Taking

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 96, pp. 1209-1246, 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-40, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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36.

Big Bath Accounting and CEO Overconfidence

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2014
Working Paper Series
Humboldt University, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Humboldt University
Downloads 781
37.

Pilot CEOs and Corporate Innovation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Accounting and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 769
38.

The Emergence of "Social Executives" and Its Consequences for Financial Markets

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Information Systems, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Florida State University
Downloads 766
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Radical Repertoires: The Incidence and Impact of Corporate-Sponsored Social Activism

Organization Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The Wharton School - The University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 757
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Corporate Scandals of the 21st Century: Limitations of Mainstream Corporate Governance Literature and the Need for a New Behavioral Approach

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap)
Downloads 746
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Looking in the Rear View Mirror: The Effect of Managers’ Professional Experience on Corporate Financial Policy

Forthcoming, Review of Financial Studies
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 27 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Downloads 738
42.

Restraining Overconfident CEOs through Improved Governance: Evidence from the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Review of Financial Studies, 2015, vol. 28, no. 10, pp. 2812-2858, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013 BFIN 05, Stevens Institute of Technology School of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Stevens Institute of Technology, UNSW Business School and University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
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43.

CEO Overconfidence and Dividend Policy

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
DePaul University - Department of Finance, Stevens Institute of Technology and DePaul University - Department of Finance
Downloads 702
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Corporate Entities: Their Ownership, Control, and Purpose

Oxford Handbook of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-38
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute
Downloads 698
45.

CEO Preferences and Acquisitions

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 105, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business

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46.

Illusory Correlation in the Remuneration of Chief Executive Officers: It Pays to Play Golf, and Well

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and EDHEC Business School
Downloads 691
47.

Separation Anxiety: The Impact of CEO Divorce on Shareholders

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance and Leadership No. CGRP-36
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 688
48.

Behavioral Approaches to Corporate Law

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF CORPORATE LAW, Claire A. Hill and Brett H. McDonnell eds., Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar 2012, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-015, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-055
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 685
49.

Overconfident Managers and Internal Controls

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
National Taiwan University - Department of Finance, Kainan University - Department of Accounting, Xiamen University and University of Washington
Downloads 652
50.

The Psychology of Corporate Dishonesty

Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 19, p. 268, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
ANU College of Law
Downloads 650