Pat Akey

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

105 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6 M5S1S4

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Policy Uncertainty, Political Capital, and Firm Risk-Taking

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
Pat Akey and Stefan Lewellen
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,459 (16,232)
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Political Connections, Economic Policy Uncertainty, Corporate Finance, Investment, Credit Default Swaps, Implied Volatility

Valuing Changes in Political Networks: Evidence from Campaign Contributions to Close Congressional Elections

The Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2020
Pat Akey
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,315 (18,671)
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Politics, Political Connections, Finance, Regression Discontinuity, Campaign Finance, Campaign Contribution, Political Economy

Valuing Changes in Political Networks: Evidence from Campaign Contributions to Close Congressional Elections

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2013
Pat Akey
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 86 (364,511)
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Political Connections, Politics and Finance, Campaign Finance, Corporate Finance, Regression Discontinuity

Valuing Changes in Political Networks: Evidence from Campaign Contributions to Close Congressional Elections

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2013
Pat Akey
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Politics and Finance, Political Connections

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The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution

Journal of Finance, 2021, 76(1), pp 5-55, European Corporate Governance Institute - Finance Working Paper No. 611/2019, 13th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC) Paper
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 10 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
Pat Akey and Ian Appel
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 1,231 (20,973)
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Limited Liability, Industrial Pollution, Moral Hazard, Risk-shifting, Investment

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Hacking Corporate Reputations

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3143740
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 19 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2021
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and Arizona State University (ASU) - W.P. Carey School of Business
Downloads 1,103 (24,638)
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Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Corporate Reputation, Cyberattack, Data Breach

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Environmental Externalities of Activism

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jan 2020
Pat Akey and Ian Appel
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 737 (43,412)
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hedge fund activism, industrial pollution, CSR

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Price Revelation from Insider Trading: Evidence from Hacked Earnings News

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 16 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal - Department of Finance and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and UTSC Management
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cyber risks, earnings announcements, insider trading, market price efficiency

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Pushing Boundaries: Political Redistricting and Consumer Credit

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2018
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Boston College - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 491 (72,875)
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gerrymandering, Redistricting, consumer credit, household finance, political competition

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Politicizing Consumer Credit

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 15 May 2018
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Boston College - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 342 (110,977)
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Access to Credit, Household Finance, Political Connections, Community Reinvestment Act

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Events and Price Adjustment Accuracy: Evidence from Post-IPO Market

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Massey University
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Events, IPO, After-market, Efficiency

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Closet Active Management of Passive Funds

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3874582
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 235 (163,670)
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Noisy Factors

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Sep 2021
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Fama French factors, asset pricing, performance evaluation, equities, mutual funds, model fit

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Metaconversation as a Vehicle of Dominant Logic Formation: The Case of Affirmative Action

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2008
Pat Akey and Brian Weshler
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 85 (363,873)

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Metaconversation, Dominant Logic, Organizational Theory, Affirmative Action, Strategic Management, Power and Politics