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1.

Mandatory IFRS Reporting Around the World: Early Evidence on the Economic Consequences

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 198/2008, Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011
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University of Mannheim - Accounting and Taxation, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Global Accounting Convergence and the Potential Adoption of IFRS by the United States: An Analysis of Economic and Policy Factors

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston University Questrom School of Business

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Market Reaction to the Adoption of IFRS in Europe

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 May 2006 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Cambridge Judge Business School and Boston University - Questrom School of Business

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Accounting Information, Disclosure, and the Cost of Capital

Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper Series #06-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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The Relevance of the Value Relevance Literature for Financial Accounting Standard Setting

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 00-05; JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 Oct 2000
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Contracting Theory and Accounting

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 135 Posted: 17 Jan 2001
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Executive Equity Compensation and Incentives: A Survey

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Jul 2001
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Understanding Earnings Quality: A Review of the Proxies, Their Determinants and Their Consequences

Number of pages: 164 Posted: 10 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
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University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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The Economic Consequences of Increased Disclosure

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Aug 1999
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Executive Equity Compensation and Incentives: A Survey

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 5,145
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Subjectivity and the Weighting of Performance Measures: Evidence from a Balanced Scorecard

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 May 2003
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Management Department

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Adopting a Label: Heterogeneity in the Economic Consequences Around IAS/IFRS Adoptions

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2013
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University of Mannheim - Accounting and Taxation, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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The Importance of Reporting Incentives: Earnings Management in European Private and Public Firms

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Jan 2004
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University of Washington, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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International Differences in the Cost of Equity Capital: Do Legal Institutions and Securities Regulation Matter?

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 15/2003, Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 17-04, AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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CEO Overconfidence and Management Forecasting

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 4,333
16.

Essays on Disclosure

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 123 Posted: 14 Jul 2001
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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17.

Abnormal Returns to a Fundamental Analysis Strategy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Dec 1996
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University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 3,805
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Assessing Empirical Research in Managerial Accounting: A Value-Based Managaement Perspective

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 14 Jan 2001
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 3,643
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Capital-Market Effects of Securities Regulation: Prior Conditions, Implementation, and Enforcement

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 407/2014, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-04
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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The Incentives for Tax Planning

Journal of Accounting and Economics, Volume 53, Issues 1–2, (Feb–April 2012): 391-411. , Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 56, Stanford Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2032,
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
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Properties of Implied Cost of Capital Using Analysts' Forecasts

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 36, p. 125, 2011, MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4422-03
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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Estimating the Value of Employee Stock Option Portfolios and Their Sensitivities to Price and Volatility

Posted: 10 Nov 1998
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Information Asymmetry, Information Precision, and the Cost of Capital

Review of Finance, 2011, Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper No. 06-21
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Downloads 2,903
24.

Investor Relations, Firm Visibility, and Investor Following

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 2,702
25.

Information Disclosure and Adverse Selection Explanations for IPO Underpricing

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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Institutional Investors, Long-term Investment, And Earnings Management

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 May 1997
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 2,601
28.

Is U.S. CEO Compensation Inefficient Pay Without Performance?

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-05, 103 Michigan Law Review 1142 (2005)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 2,571
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Does Weak Governance Cause Weak Stock Returns? An Examination of Firm Operating Performance and Investors' Expectations

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Apr 2004
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Minnesota

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30.

Tax Aggressiveness and Corporate Transparency

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
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London Business School, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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Firms' Capital Allocation Choices, Information Quality, and the Cost of Capital

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Feb 2004
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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How Much do Firms Hedge with Derivatives?

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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The Role of Information and Financial Reporting in Corporate Governance and Debt Contracting

Number of pages: 174 Posted: 21 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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34.

Disclosure Quality, Institutional Investors, and Stock Return Volatility

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Feb 1999
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School of Management

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Performance Implications of Strategic Performance Measurement in Financial Services Firms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 May 2003
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Utah - School of Accounting and Information Systems
Downloads 2,385
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Stock market anomalies: What can we learn from repurchases and insider trading?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2004
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Cost of Capital Effects and Changes in Growth Expectations around U.S. Cross-Listings

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 46/2004, Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper Series #06-19
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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The Economic Dilution of Employee Stock Options: Diluted EPS for Valuation and Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Oct 1999
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Market Valuations in the New Economy: An Investigation of What has Changed

JAE Boston Conference June 2001
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems

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Stock Options, Restricted Stock, and Incentives

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 May 2004
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 2,216
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Executive Overconfidence and the Slippery Slope to Financial Misreporting

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business

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Why Firms Use Currency Derivatives

WP No. 96-4
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Nov 1996
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Institutional Investor Preferences for Corporate Governance Mechanisms

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2014
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Boston College - Department of Accounting and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College
Downloads 2,014
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The Power of the Pen and Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Economic Consequences of SEC Disclosure Regulation: Evidence from the OTC Bulletin Board

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,915
46.

Factors Affecting the Implementability of Stock Market Trading Strategies

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Apr 2003
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Downloads 1,908
47.

Do Institutional Investors Prefer Near-Term Earnings over Long-Run Value?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Disclosure and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from Firms' Response to the Enron Shock

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,846
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Do Risk Management Practices Work? Evidence from Hedge Funds

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-13, Fama-Miller Working Paper, 26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
INSEAD and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College
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How Much do Firms Hedge with Derivatives?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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