Baixiao Liu

Florida State University

Assistant Professor of Finance

Tallahasse, FL 32306

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

The Role of the Media in Corporate Governance: Do the Media Influence Managers’ Capital Allocation Decisions?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Baixiao Liu and John J. McConnell
Florida State University and Purdue University
Downloads 876 (20,609)

Abstract:

Acquisition, Abandon, Capital allocation, Corporate governance, Media attention, Media tone, Reputational capital

The Role of the Media in Corporate Governance: Do the Media Influence Managers’ Decisions to Abandon Acquisition Attempts?

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2012
Baixiao Liu and John J. McConnell
Florida State University and Purdue University
Downloads 346 (70,065)

Abstract:

Acquisition, Abandon, Capital allocation, Corporate governance, Media attention, Media tone, Reputational capital

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'Consistent' Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Byoung-Hyoun Hwang, Baixiao Liu and Dong Lou
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Florida State University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 565 (38,056)

Abstract:

Stock recommendations, Biased earnings forecasts, Career concerns

'Consistent' Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Byoung-Hyoun Hwang, Baixiao Liu and Dong Lou
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Florida State University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 173 (144,332)

Abstract:

Stock recommendations, Biased earnings forecasts, Career concerns

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Short Sellers' Trading on Anomalies

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2014
Byoung-Hyoun Hwang and Baixiao Liu
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Florida State University
Downloads 594 (28,446)

Abstract:

Arbitrageurs, Short Sellers, Incentive Effects of Contracts, Market Efficiency

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Short Squeezes

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2016
Baixiao Liu and Wei Xu
Florida State University and Peking University - HSBC School of Business
Downloads 502 (44,935)

Abstract:

Short Squeeze, Price Reversal, Limits to Arbitrage

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Economic Consequences of Social Media Adoption by CEOs and CFOs

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2016
City University of Hong Kong - Department of Information Systems, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Florida State University
Downloads 290 (42,651)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Social media, Information diffusion

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The Disciplinary Role of Failed Takeover Attempts

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2015
Baixiao Liu
Florida State University
Downloads 149 (149,739)

Abstract:

Failed takeover attempt, CEO turnover, Corporate restructuring, Active investor

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Arbitrage Involvement and Security Prices

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2017
Byoung-Hyoun Hwang, Baixiao Liu and Wei Xu
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Florida State University and HSBC School of Business, Peking University
Downloads 123 (158,870)

Abstract:

Hedge Funds, Short-Selling, Market Efficiency

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The Power of the Pen Reconsidered: The Media, CEO Human Capital, and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
Baixiao Liu, John J. McConnell and Wei Xu
Florida State University, Purdue University and Peking University - HSBC School of Business
Downloads 67 (188,083)

Abstract:

Media; Human Capital; CEO Retirement; Outside Directorships

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When Is Good News Bad and Vice Versa? The Fortune Rankings of America's Most Admired Companies

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Florida State University - College of Business, Florida State University, Purdue University and Florida State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 22 (230,692)

Abstract:

Corporate Media Ranking; Corporate Value; CEO Compensation; CEO Turnover; Acquisitions

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Open Market Share Repurchases in the Presence of Activist Investors

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Don M. Autore, Nicholas Clarke and Baixiao Liu
Florida State University - College of Business, Florida State University - Department of Finance and Florida State University
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Abstract:

Share Repurchases, Activist Investors, Institutional Investors