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1.

Does Corporate Governance Predict Firms' Market Values? Evidence from Korea

post-publication version, published in Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 22, No. 2, Fall 2006, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 86/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 02-04, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 02-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 237, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University Business School

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2.

Corporate Governance, Corporate Ownership, and the Role of Institutional Investors: A Global Perspective

Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 2003-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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3.

An International Comparison of Capital Structure and Debt Maturity Choices

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 6,068
4.

Valuable Patents

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 92, p. 435, 2004, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 03-31, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 133
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business, Stanford Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and CBO

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5.

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 5,726
6.

Hedge Funds, Insiders, and the Decoupling of Economic and Voting Ownership: Empty Voting and Hidden (Morphable) Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, vol. 13, pp. 343-367, 2007, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 56/2006, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-06, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 4,294
7.

Using Psychology Theories in Archival Financial Accounting Research

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-01-05
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 May 2002 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas and DePaul University
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8.

The Discovery and Reporting of Internal Control Deficiencies Prior to SOX-Mandated Audits

McCombs Working Paper No. ACC-02-05
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Graduate School of Management, UC-Davis, University of Iowa - Department of Accounting and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting
Downloads 2,686
9.

Who Drove and Burst the Tech Bubble?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 145 Posted: 24 Oct 2003 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, American University, University of Georgia - Department of Finance and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
Downloads 2,546
10.

Explaining Corporate Governance: Boards, Bylaws, and Charter Provisions

Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 2003-03
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,390
11.

Management Earnings Forecasts: A Review and Framework

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas and Georgia Institute of Technology

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12.

Individual Investor Trading and Stock Returns

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings, Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 13-06
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,006
13.

Computing the Market Price of Volatility Risk in the Energy Commodity Markets

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 32 (pp. 2541-2552) December 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Implied Capital Advisors and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,005
14.

Cross-Section of Option Returns and Idiosyncratic Stock Volatility

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 108, No. 1, 2013, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-15-09
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Finance and University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,950
15.

Do Online Reviews Matter? - an Empirical Investigation of Panel Data

Decision Support Systems, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 1007-1016, November 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - School of Business, Arizona State University (ASU) - Department of Information Systems and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management
Downloads 1,949
16.

Predicting Firms' Corporate Governance Choices: Evidence from Korea

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 12, pp. 660-691, 2006, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 87/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 04-16, McCombs Working Paper No. FIN-03-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 269, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 39
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Nov 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Korea University Business School, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Korea University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,834
17.

Risk Shifting and Mutual Fund Performance

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-04-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and Nanyang Technological University - Nanyang Business School

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18.

The Troves of Academe: Asset Allocation, Risk Budgeting, and the Investment Performance of University Endowment Funds

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-03-07
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University at Buffalo and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business
Downloads 1,620
19.

The Role of Auditing in Investor Protection

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting, Indiana University-Kelley School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,583
20.

Global Momentum Strategies: A Portfolio Perspective

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, College of Business, Governors State University and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,566
21.

The Effect of Board Structure on Firm Value: A Multiple Identification Strategies Approach Using Korean Data

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 2011, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 89, McCombs Research Paper No. FIN-02-07, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 179/2007, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 07-02, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Korea University Business School
Downloads 1,540
22.

Staying the Course: The Impact of Investment Style Consistency On Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Apr 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and Fidelity Investments
Downloads 1,505
23.

Why Do Firms Hold So Much Cash? A Tax-Based Explanation

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Melbourne - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,412
24.

Did Subjectivity Play a Role in CDO Credit Ratings?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-04-10
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,378
25.

The Bias in Black-Scholes/Black Implied Volatility: An Analysis of Equity and Energy Markets

Review of Derivatives Research, Vol. 8, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Implied Capital Advisors and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,359
26.

How Does Law Affect Finance? An Examination of Equity Tunneling in Bulgaria

nearly final version, published in 96 Journal of Financial Economics 155-173 (2010), ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 123/2006, McCombs School of Business Research Paper No. FIN-04-06, U of Texas Law Law and Econ Research Paper No. 80, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 742
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 May 2006 Last Revised: 04 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Daniels College of Business, University of Denver and XFI Centre for Finance and Investment - University of Exeter Business School
Downloads 1,281
27.

Confirmation Bias, Overconfidence, and Investment Performance: Evidence from Stock Message Boards

McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-07-10
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, Arizona State University (ASU) - Department of Information Systems, University of Miami - School of Business Administration and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
Downloads 1,278
28.

Corporate Governance Indices and Firms' Market Values: Time Series Evidence from Russia

nearly final version, published in Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 7, pp. 361-379, 2006, McCombs Research Paper No. FIN-05-05, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 66, ECGI - Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, World Bank - Development Economics Data Group (DECDG) and Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR)

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29.

The Evolution of Capital Structure and Operating Performance after Leveraged Buyouts: Evidence from U.S. Corporate Tax Returns

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 111, 2014
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Georgia
Downloads 1,229
30.

Term Structure of Credit Default Swap Spreads and Cross-Section of Stock Returns

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-01-11, AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and San Francisco State University
Downloads 1,213
31.

Sarbanes-Oxley: The Evidence Regarding the Impact of Section 404

Cardozo Law Review, Forthcoming, McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-09-08
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business
Downloads 1,208
32.

Intra-Industry Capital Structure Dispersion

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-11-02
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 06 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and IESA

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33.

Firms' Histories and Their Capital Structures

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
Louisiana State University and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,177
34.

Conflicts of Interest in Sell-side Research and the Moderating Role of Institutional Investors

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas

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Downloads 1,133
35.

Around-the-Clock Media Coverage and the Timing of Earnings Announcements

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-02-06
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Purdue University, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and Purdue University
Downloads 1,081
36.

The Effect of Corporate Governance on Investment: Evidence from Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona - Finance, Real Estate and Law Department and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,077
37.

Horses and Rabbits? Optimal Dynamic Capital Structure from Shareholder and Manager Perspectives

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,069
38.

A New Class of Bayesian Semiparametric Models with Applications to Option Pricing

NYU Stern School of Business Working Paper, McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-08-05
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Bath - School of Mathematical Sciences
Downloads 1,056
39.

How Persistent is the Impact of Market Timing on Capital Structure?

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings; University of Texas at Austin Working Paper; 6th Annual Texas Finance Festival
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,034
40.

Interpreting the Book-Tax Income Gap as Earnings Management or Tax Sheltering

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-02-10
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
Downloads 1,020
41.

Does Exchange Rate Exposure Matter?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 997
42.

What Can We Learn About Uncertain Tax Benefits from FIN 48?

McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-02-07
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, University of Iowa - Department of Accounting, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Downloads 979
43.

The Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle: Time Trend or Speculative Episodes?

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-09
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of Miami - School of Business Administration

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44.

Rules-Based Accounting Standards and Litigation

Accounting Review, Forthcoming, McCombs Research Paper Series No. ACC-06-10
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 956
45.

Excess Returns to R&D-Intensive Firms

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Kennesaw State University, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and American University
Downloads 946
46.

The Effect of Control Systems on Teams and Alliances: Trust and Cooperation in the New Collaborative Environment

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting, Goizueta Business School and Emory University
Downloads 941
47.

The Business Method Patent Myth

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 18, Fall 2003
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 28 Jul 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Texas - McCombs School of Business and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 937
48.

Active Institutional Shareholders and Costs of Monitoring: Evidence from Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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49.

The Cross-Section of Expected REIT Returns

University of Texas at Austin Working Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 909
50.

How Corporate Governance Affects Firm Value: Evidence on Channels from Korea

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 103/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 08-19, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-23, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 51, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 01-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University Business School, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University - Department of Finance

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