Alvis K. Lo

Boston College

Carroll School of Management, Fulton 542

140 Commonwealth Ave.

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

Accounting Restatements and External Financing Choices

Contemporary Accounting Research 30 (2): 750-779, Summer 2013
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2014
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng and Alvis K. Lo
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University and Boston College
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Abstract:

restatements, external financing, financial constraint

The Consequences of Aggressive Financial Reporting: The Case of External Financing*

AAA 2010 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Sep 2009
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng and Alvis K. Lo
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University and Boston College
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Citation 3

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earnings restatements, external financing, financial constraint

Is the Decline in the Information Content of Earnings Following Restatements Short-Lived?

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng and Alvis K. Lo
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University and Boston College
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Citation 1

Abstract:

accounting restatements, information content of earnings, accounting irregularities

Is the Decline in the Information Content of Earnings Following Restatements Short-Lived?

The Accounting Review 89 (1): 177-207, January 2014
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2014
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng and Alvis K. Lo
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University and Boston College
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Citation 1

Abstract:

accounting restatements, information content of earnings, accounting irregularities

CEO Contractual Protection and Managerial Short-Termism

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2014-18
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng, Alvis K. Lo and Xin Wang
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University, Boston College and The University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

employment agreement, severance pay agreement, managerial short-termism

CEO Contractual Protection and Managerial Short-Termism

The Accounting Review, September 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Jan 2015
Xia Chen, Qiang Cheng, Alvis K. Lo and Xin Wang
Singapore Management University, Singapore Management University, Boston College and The University of Hong Kong
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Employment agreement; Severance pay agreement; Managerial short-termism

Do Declines in Bank Health Affect Borrowers’ Voluntary Disclosures? Evidence from International Propagation of Banking Shocks

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2013
Alvis K. Lo
Boston College
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Voluntary disclosures, borrowers, banks, relationship lending, financial crises

Do Declines in Bank Health Affect Borrowers’ Voluntary Disclosures? Evidence from International Propagation of Banking Shocks

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 2, 2014
Posted: 05 Mar 2014
Alvis K. Lo
Boston College

Abstract:

Voluntary disclosures, borrowers, banks, relationship lending, financial crises

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Accounting Credibility and Liquidity Constraints: Evidence from Reactions of Small Banks to Monetary Tightening

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Sep 2014
Alvis K. Lo
Boston College
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Abstract:

external audits, accounting credibility, external financing, investment, banks

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Bank Lending Standards and Borrower Accounting Conservatism

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-95
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Sep 2017
Urooj Khan and Alvis K. Lo
Columbia Business School - Accounting, Business Law & Taxation and Boston College
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Abstract:

Bank Lending Standards, Conservatism, Debt Contracting, Bank Monitoring, Financial Crises

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Do Opinions on Financial Misstatement Firms Affect Analysts' Reputation with Investors? Evidence from Reputational Spillovers

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 54, Issue 4, Pages 1111–1148, September 2016,
Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Lian Fen Lee and Alvis K. Lo
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston College

Abstract:

Analyst Reputation; Financial Misstatement; Reputational Spillover

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Do Opinions on Financial Misstatement Firms Affect Analysts’ Reputation with Investors? Evidence from Reputational Spillovers

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Lian Fen Lee and Alvis K. Lo
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston College
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Abstract:

analyst reputation; financial misstatement; reputational spillover