James Thewissen

Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN)

34 Voie du Roman Pays - L1.03.01

Louvain-la-Neuve, 1348

Belgium

KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)

Naamsestraat 69

Leuven, B-3000

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (9)

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Analysts' Forecast Error: A Robust Prediction Model and its Short Term Trading Profitability

Accounting and Finance, 55, 683-715, 2012
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2017
Ghent University, Tilburg University, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN) and KU Leuven - FEB@HUBrussel
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financial analysts, forecast error, short term prediction, trading strategy

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Managers Set the Tone: Equity Incentives and the Tone of Earnings Press Releases

Journal of Banking and Finance, 72, S132-S147, 2015
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2017
Özgür Arslan-Ayaydin, Kris Boudt and James Thewissen
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance, Ghent University and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN)
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Equity incentives, Market efficiency, Textual tone, Voluntary disclosure

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The Impact of Environmental Strengths and Concerns on the Accounting Performance of Firms in the Energy Sector

Forthcoming in the Energy Technology and Valuation Issues, Springer (2015)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Özgür Arslan-Ayaydin and James Thewissen
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN)
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Accounting Performance, Energy Sector, Environmental Performance

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The Financial Reward for Environmental Performance in the Energy Sector

Forthcoming in Energy & Environment
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Özgür Arslan-Ayaydin and James Thewissen
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN)
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Environmental performance, Energy sector, Stock performance, Uncertainty

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Analysts' Forecast Error: A Robust Prediction Model and its Short‐Term Trading Profitability

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 55, Issue 3, pp. 683-715, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Sep 2015
Ghent University, Tilburg University, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN) and KU Leuven - FEB@HUBrussel
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Financial analysts, Forecast error, Short‐term prediction, Trading strategy

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The Informativeness of Impression Management – Financial Analysts and Rhetorical Style of CEO Letters

Pacific Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Apr 2018
Walter Aerts, James Thewissen and Beibei Yan
University of Antwerp, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN) and Shanghai University - SHU-UTS SILC Business School

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Impression management, Letter to shareholders, Linguistic properties, Rhetorical style, Analysts’ forecasts

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When Does the Tone of Earnings Press Releases Matter?

International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2018
Kris Boudt, James Thewissen and Wouter Torsin
Ghent University, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN) and KU Leuven - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)

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Textual Sentiment, Firm Performance, Investor Reaction, Tone Informativeness, Information Asymmetry

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Jockeying for Position in CEO Letters: Impression Management and Sentiment Analytics

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2018
Kris Boudt and James Thewissen
Ghent University and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN)

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CEO sentiment, Sentiment dynamics, Intratextual analysis, Firm profitability

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Disclosure tone management and labor unions

Accepted in the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting
Number of pages: 62
Özgür Arslan-Ayaydin, James Thewissen and Wouter Torsin
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Finance, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Louvain Finance (LFIN) and KU Leuven - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
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Tone Management, Labor Unions, Earnings Press Releases, Union Elections, Right-to-Work, Employee Relations