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1.

Behavioral Finance in Corporate Governance - Independent Directors and Non-Executive Chairs

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2037
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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2.

Investor Sentiment in Japanese and U.S. Daily Mutual Fund Flows

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-09; AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings, EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business, Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, Tokyo University of Science - School of Management, Rikkyo University - School of Social Relations and University of Alberta - School of Business

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3.

Determinants of the Size and Structure of Corporate Boards: 1935-2000

Financial Management 38, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northern Illinois University, University of Pittsburgh - Finance Group and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 1,970
4.

Price Impact Costs and the Limit of Arbitrage

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper; Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-66
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Hong Kong, Yale University - International Center for Finance and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 1,921
5.

Shareholder Value: Principles, Declarations, and Actions

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 95/2005
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, Rochester-Bern Executive Programs and University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management
Downloads 1,879
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The Information Content of Stock Markets: Why Do Emerging Markets Have Synchronous Stock Price Movements?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 58, No. 1-2, 2000, William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 44, Harvard Institute of Economics Research Paper No. 1879
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Nov 1999 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), City University of Hong Kong and National University of Singapore - Business School

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Downloads 1,820
7.

Shareholder Voting and Corporate Governance Around the World

Review of Financial Studies, July 13, 2015, Volume 28, Issue 8
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis

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Downloads 1,630
8.

Behavioral Finance in Corporate Governance - Independent Directors and Non-Executive Chairs

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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9.

Been There, Done That. The History of Corporate Ownership in Japan

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 20/2003, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 150 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 1,500
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Special Issues Relating to Corporate Governance and Family Control

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3406
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National University of Singapore - Business School
Downloads 1,435
11.

Shareholder Value Maximization: What Managers Say and What They Do

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Downloads 1,319
12.

The Business Cycle, Investor Sentiment, and Costly External Finance

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-1310
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 1,314
13.

A Model of Stochastic Liquidity

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 03-18, EFA 2003 Glasgow Annual Conference Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 1,283
14.

Time-Varying Liquidity Risk and the Cross Section of Stock Returns

8th Annual Texas Finance Festival , EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business

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15.

Banks, Ownership Structure, and Firm Value in Japan

Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business

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16.

Investor Expectations, Business Conditions, and the Pricing of Beta-Instability Risk

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, Yale ICF Working Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 1,113
17.

Price Volatility and Investor Behavior in an Overlapping Generations Model with Information Asymmetry

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 May 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - School of Business

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18.

Why Do Firms Go Dark?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne
Downloads 1,004
19.

Governance Indices and Valuation Multiples: Which Causes Which?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Finance Group, Northern Illinois University and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 976
20.

Public Governance and Corporate Finance: Evidence from Corruption Cases

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 933
21.

Japanese Corporate Governance And Macroeconomic Problems

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1893, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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22.

The Pricing Discount for Limited Liquidity: Evidence from the SWX Swiss Exchange and the NASDAQ

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Downloads 927
23.

Procyclical Stocks Earn Higher Returns

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, University of Alberta - School of Business and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 896
24.

Review of China's Financial System and Initiatives for the Future

Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper No. 08-28
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 31 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Imperial College London, Fanhai International School of Finance, Fudan University, Australian National University (ANU) - College of Business and Economics and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 876
25.

Why Does the Law Matter? Investor Protection and its Effects on Investment, Finance, and Growth

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Accountancy and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 840
26.

Why are Shareholders Not Paid to Give Up Their Voting Privileges? Unique Evidence from Italy

Journal of Corporate Finance, 17(5), 1619-1635, 2011, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 180/2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Management, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and University of Cambridge
Downloads 790
27.

Share Issuance and Cross-Sectional Returns: International Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Boston College - Department of Finance and University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 772
28.

Does Greater Firm-specific Return Variation Mean More or Less Informed Stock Pricing?

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), National University of Singapore - Business School and New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting

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29.

Costly Arbitrage and Idiosyncratic Risk: Evidence from Short Sellers

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Vol. 19, pp. 564-579, 2010, WFA 2006 Keystone Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Finance

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When is Stock-Picking Likely to be Successful? Evidence from Mutual Funds

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 65, No. 2, pp. 55-66, 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Finance

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31.

The Asset Growth Effect: Insights from International Equity Markets

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - School of Business, HKU, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Cincinnati - Department of Finance - Real Estate

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32.

Corporate Spinoffs and Information Asymmetry between Investors

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Apr 2001
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University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and Saint Mary's University, Canada - Department of Finance, Information Systems & Management Science
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Strategic Disclosure and Stock Returns: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Cross-Listing

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - School of Business and HKU, Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 670
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Information, Analysts, and Stock Return Comovement

The Review of Financial Studies (2015), Vol. 28 (11): 3153-3187., AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance and National University of Singapore - Business School

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Does Firm-specific Information in Stock Prices Guide Capital Allocation?

EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings; EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National University of Singapore - Business School

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36.

Institutions and Foreign Direct Investment: China Versus the Rest of the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), National University of Singapore - Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 619
37.

Macroeconomic Sources of Systematic Liquidity

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - School of Business
Downloads 618
38.

Capital Markets and Capital Allocation: Implications for Economies in Transition

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Dec 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National University of Singapore - Business School

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The Role of Mutual Funds in Corporate Governance: Evidence from Mutual Funds’ Proxy Voting and Trading Behavior

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 1894942
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and University of California, Riverside
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'You Can Enter But You Cannot Leave...' - U.S. Securities Markets and Foreign Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Downloads 566
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Can Analysts Analyze Mergers?

Forthcoming at Management Science
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College - Department of Finance, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF)

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42.

CEO Turnover after Acquisitions: Are Bad Bidders Fired?

Journal of Finance, August 2006, AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 12 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Finance Group and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 546
43.

Political Rights and the Cost of Debt

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Downloads 516
44.

Does 'Good Government' Draw Foreign Capital? Explaining China's Exceptional Foreign Direct Investment Inflow

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4206
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), National University of Singapore - Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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45.

Cash Compensation and Earnings' Components Around CEO Turnover: Does the Compensation Committee See Over the Horizon?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, University of Waterloo and University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems
Downloads 482
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The Global History of Corporate Governance: An Introduction

NBER Working Paper No. w11062
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Strategic Management and Organization and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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47.

Law, Share Price Accuracy and Economic Performance: The New Evidence

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 08 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Law School, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National University of Singapore - Business School

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48.

The Mysterious Growing Value of S&P Index Membership

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 457
49.

U.S. Financial Markets Growth and the Real Economy

International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI) 2011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Georgetown University - Department of Finance and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 444
50.

Earnings Dilution and the Explanatory Power of Earnings for Returns

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Oct 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, Independent and University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems

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