Hamid Mehran

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Scholarly Papers (47)

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Corporate Performance, Board Structure and its Determinants in the Banking Industry

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jun 2005
Renee B. Adams and Hamid Mehran
University of Oxford and Independent
Downloads 5,374 (2,139)
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Corporate Governance, Board Structure, Banking Industry, Holding Company, Organizational Form

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Corporate Governance and Banks: What Have We Learned from the Financial Crisis?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 502
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Hamid Mehran, Alan D. Morrison and Joel D. Shapiro
Independent, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 5,082 (2,384)
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governance, banks

Is Corporate Governance Different for Bank Holding Companies?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 May 2003
Renee B. Adams and Hamid Mehran
University of Oxford and Independent
Downloads 3,577 (4,279)
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Governance, Board of Directors, Bank Holding Company, Investment Opportunities, Regulation, Policy

Is Corporate Governance Different for Bank Holding Companies?

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Renee B. Adams and Hamid Mehran
University of Oxford and Independent
Downloads 1,209 (24,097)
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Board of Directors, bank holding company, corporate governance, instititional owners

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Executive Compensation and Risk Taking

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 456
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Patrick Bolton, Hamid Mehran and Joel D. Shapiro
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Economics, Independent and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 2,827 (6,508)
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executive compensation, risk taking

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The Role of Information and Financial Reporting in Corporate Governance: A Review of the Evidence and the Implications for Banking Firms and the Financial Services Industry

Economic Policy Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Independent and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,892 (12,356)
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financial accounting; corporate governance; board structure; contracting; executive compensation; informal contracts; financial institutions; information asymmetry; corporate transparency

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The Role of Financial Reporting and Transparency in Corporate Governance

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 107-128, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Independent and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,773 (13,719)
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financial accounting, corporate governance, board structure, contracting, executive compensation, informal contracts, financial institutions, information asymmetry, corporate transparency

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Corporate Performance, Board Structure, and Their Determinants in the Banking Industry

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 330
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Renee B. Adams and Hamid Mehran
University of Oxford and Independent
Downloads 1,445 (18,739)
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corporate governance, board structure, banking industry, holding company, organizational structure

The Economics of Conflicts of Interest in Financial Institutions

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-03-005
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Hamid Mehran and René M. Stulz
Independent and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 870 (38,597)
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The Economics of Conflicts of Interest in Financial Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w12695
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
Hamid Mehran and René M. Stulz
Independent and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 55 (511,221)
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Bank Board Structure and Performance: Evidence for Large Bank Holding Companies

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Oct 2011
Renee B. Adams and Hamid Mehran
University of Oxford and Independent
Downloads 880 (38,538)
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Corporate Governance, Board Structure, Banking Industry, Holding Company, Complexity, Sunsidiaries

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Outside Monitoring and CEO Compensation in the Banking Industry

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
Kose John, Yiming Qian and Hamid Mehran
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Connecticut and Independent
Downloads 825 (42,100)
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corporate governance, CEO compensation, pay-for-performance sensitivity, risk-shifting, agency problems, banking, regulation, subordinated debt

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What Do We Know About Executive Compensation at Privately Held Firms?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 314
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 714 (50,997)
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CEO, Compensation, Education, Executive, Executive Pay, Gender, Organizational Form, Ownership, SSBF, Taxes

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Citation 24

Financial Visibility and the Decision to Go Private

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2008
Hamid Mehran and Stavros Peristiani
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York--Retired
Downloads 489 (81,599)
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LBOs, Going-Private Acquisitions, Financial Visibility, Free Cash Flow Hypothesis

Financial Visibility and the Decision to go Private

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 376
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Hamid Mehran and Stavros Peristiani
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York--Retired
Downloads 170 (243,834)
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financial visibility, LBOs, going private, analyst coverage, institutional investor, insider ownership

Financial Visibility and the Decision to Go Private

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 519-547, 2009
Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Hamid Mehran and Stavros Peristiani
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York--Retired

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Corporate Governance of Financial Institutions

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 539
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Hamid Mehran and Lindsay Mollineaux
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 564 (68,253)
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financial institutions, governance, disclosure, information, market discipline, financial crisis

Corporate Governance of Financial Institutions

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 4, pp. 215-232, 2012
Posted: 04 Nov 2012
Hamid Mehran and Lindsay Mollineaux
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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Caught between Scylla and Charybdis? Regulating Bank Leverage When There is Rent Seeking and Risk Shifting

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 365/2013
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 427 (95,819)
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market discipline, asset substitution, systemic risk, bailout, forbearance, moral hazard, capital requirements

Caught between Scylla and Charybdis? Regulating Bank Leverage When There is Rent-Seeking and Risk-Shifting

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 120 (321,694)
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Market Discipline, Asset Substitution, Systemic Risk, Bailout, Forbearance, Moral Hazard, Capital Requirements

Caught between Scylla and Charybdis? Regulating Bank Leverage When There is Rent-Seeking and Risk-Shifting

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8822
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Mar 2012
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
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asset substitution, bailout, market discipline, systemic risk

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The Effect of Employee Stock Options on Bank Investment Choice, Borrowing, and Capital

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 305
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Hamid Mehran and Joshua V. Rosenberg
Independent and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 545 (72,058)
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CEO compensation, employee stock options, risk taking, banking firms, borrowing, bank capital

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The Effect of Employee Stock Options on the Evolution of Compensation in the 1990s

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 7, No. 3, December 2001
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Jun 2001
Hamid Mehran and Joseph S. Tracy
Independent and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 481 (83,967)
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employee stock options, compensation per hour, labor markets

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Gender and the Availability of Credit to Privately Held Firms: Evidence from the Surveys of Small Business Finances

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 383
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2022
Rebel A. Cole, Hamid Mehran and Germana Giombini
Florida Atlantic University, Independent and University of Urbino
Downloads 451 (90,658)
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access to credit, denied borrower, discouraged borrower, discrimination, entrepreneurship, gender, SSBF

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Regulation, Subordinated Debt, and Incentive Features of CEO Compensation in the Banking Industry

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 308
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Nov 2007
Kose John, Yiming Qian and Hamid Mehran
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Connecticut and Independent
Downloads 443 (92,573)
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banking, regulation, subordinated debt, CEO compensation, pay-for-performance sensitivity, risk shifting

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The Value of Bank Capital and the Structure of the Banking Industry

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 24, No. 4, April 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Feb 2011
Paolo Fulghieri, Franklin Allen and Hamid Mehran
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Imperial College London and Independent
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Value Bank Capital, Financial Intermediaries

Regulatory Incentives and Consolidation: The Case of Commercial Bank Mergers and the Community Reinvestment Act

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-02-06
Posted: 15 Jul 2021
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Regulatory Incentives and Consolidation: The Case of Commercial Bank Mergers and the Community Reinvestment Act

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Independent, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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ESOP Fables: The Impact of Employee Stock Ownership Plans on Labor Disputes

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 347
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Sep 2008
Peter Cramton, Hamid Mehran and Joseph S. Tracy
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Independent and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 338 (125,814)
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collective bargaining, ESOP, cross ownership, incomplete information, strikes, labor disputes

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Compensation and Top Management Turnover

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-98-051
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
Hamid Mehran and David Yermack
Independent and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
Downloads 332 (128,247)

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Incentives, Compensation, Ownership, Turnover

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Market Declines: What is Accomplished by Banning Short-Selling?

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 18, No. 5, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Independent and University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance
Downloads 310 (137,787)
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short selling, down grade

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Introduction and Appendix to Behavioral Risk Management in the Financial Services Industry: The Role of Culture, Governance, and Financial Reporting

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 1-2, 2016
Number of pages: 177 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Hamid Mehran
Independent
Downloads 278 (154,153)

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corporate governance, corporate culture, risk management

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Bank Capital and Value in the Cross Section

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 14 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2009
Hamid Mehran and Anjan V. Thakor
Independent and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 268 (159,982)
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bank capital, bank value, capital structure, regulation, acquisitions

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Robust Capital Regulation

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 490
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2011
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent, Oliver Wyman and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 250 (170,806)
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capital requirements, leverage, systemic risk

Robust Capital Regulation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8792
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 31 Jan 2012
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent, Oliver Wyman and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
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capital requirements, leverage, market discipline, model risk, systemic risk

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Market Declines: Is Banning Short Selling the Solution?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 518
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2012
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Independent and University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance
Downloads 249 (172,053)
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short selling, down grade

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The Impact of Tax Law Changes on Bank Dividend Policy, Sell-Offs, Organizational Form and Industry Structure

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 369
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 May 2009
Hamid Mehran and Michael Suher
Independent and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 231 (184,880)
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tax law, S corporations, organizational form, dividend policy, sell-offs, industry structure

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Executive Compensation and Corporate Performance: Evidence from Thrift Institutions

Rebuilding Banking: Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Performance, pp. 227-247, 1991
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Nov 2008
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 223 (191,137)
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agency costs, CEO pay, compensation, deposit insurance, executive compensation, thrift

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The Effect of Changes in Ownership Structure on Performance: Evidence from the Thrift Industry

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Finance and Economics Discussion Series, FEDS Paper No. 96-6
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Jul 1998 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2008
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 184 (227,633)
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anti-takeover provisions, corporate control, ownership structure, regulation, savings & loan, S&L, thrift

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What Do We Know About Executive Compensation at Small Privately Held Firms?

Small Business Economics 46, 215-237, February 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 157 (260,354)
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CEO; Compensation; Executive Pay; Organizational Form; SSBF

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Incentive Features in CEO Compensation: The Role of Regulation and Monitored Debt

NYU Working Paper No. CLB-06-018
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Kose John, Hamid Mehran and Yiming Qian
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Independent and University of Connecticut
Downloads 148 (273,014)

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CEO compensation, pay-for-performance sensitivity, risk-shifting, agency problems, banking, regulation, subordinated debt

The Effect of State Solvency on Bank Values and Credit Supply: Evidence from State Pension Cut Legislation

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2017
University of Georgia - Department of Finance, Bentley University - Department of Finance, Independent and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Credit supply, financial institutions, bank intermediation, municipal debt, public pensions

The Effect of State Pension Cut Legislation on Bank Values

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 679
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jul 2014
University of Georgia - Department of Finance, Bentley University - Department of Finance, Independent and Boston College - Department of Finance
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financial institutions, municipal debt, public pensions

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CDS and Equity Market Reactions to Stock Issuances in the U.S. Financial Industry: Evidence from the 2002-13 Period

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 697
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Bentley University - Department of Finance, Independent, Harvard University, Department of Economics, Students, Columbia UniversityColumbia University - Columbia Business School and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 134 (294,983)
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financial institutions, stock issuance, credit default swaps, financial crisis

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Robust Capital Regulation

Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 May 2012
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent, Oliver Wyman and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 130 (301,882)
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Treasury, Supplementary Financing Program , Treasury General Account, Treasury Tax and Loan Note account, cash management , Supplementary Financing Program

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Stock-Based Compensation and Top Management Turnover

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-96-035
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
Hamid Mehran and David Yermack
Independent and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
Downloads 125 (310,775)

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Compensation, Ownership, Incentives, Turnover

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Organizational Form, Taxes, Ownership, and CEO Compensation: Evidence from Small Businesses

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Apr 2010
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 97 (369,616)
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business taxes, CEO pay, corporation, executive compensation, organizational form, ownership, personal taxes, privately held, SSBF

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Deferred Cash Compensation: Enhancing Stability in the Financial Services Industry

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 61-75, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Hamid Mehran and Joseph S. Tracy
Independent and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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financial stability, performance bonds, deferred cash compensation, internal monitoring

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Cash Holdings and Bank Compensation

Economic Policy Review, Issue Aug, pp. 77-83, 2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
ProfessorNew York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Independent and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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financial stability, risk management, managerial incentives, deferred cash compensation

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The Effects of Changes in Ownership Structure on Performance: Evidence from the Thrift Industry

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 50, 1998
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2010
Rebel A. Cole and Hamid Mehran
Florida Atlantic University and Independent
Downloads 83 (406,611)

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corporate control, regulation, ownership structure, anti-takeover provisions

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The Impact of Employee Stock Options on the Evolution of Compensation in the 1990s

NBER Working Paper No. w8353
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2022
Hamid Mehran and Joseph S. Tracy
Independent and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Introduction

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 04 Sep 2005
Hamid Mehran
Independent
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Corporate governance, banking industry, board structure, agency theory

How Employee-Funded Deferred Pay Can Promote Shared Interest, Control Corporate Misconduct and Faulty Business Decisions

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 May 2021 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2021
Hamid Mehran
Independent
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How Employee-Funded Deferred Pay Can Promote Shared Interest and Control Corporate Misconduct and Faulty Business Decisions

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2021
Hamid Mehran
Independent
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Dodd-Frank Reform Act, Compensation reform, Financial institutions, Incentives, Risk taking, Debt-like pay, Funded deferred pay, and Performance bonds

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Introduction

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 8, No. 2, November 2002
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Independent, Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Brandeis University - International Business School
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September 11, terrorism, New York City, financial markets, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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CEO Ownership, Leasing, and Debt Financing

Financial Management, Vol. 28, Iss. 2, Summer 1999
Posted: 10 Aug 2001
Hamid Mehran, Robert A. Taggart and David Yermack
Independent, Boston College - Carroll School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business

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Executive Compensation Structure, Ownership and Firm Performance

Posted: 20 Dec 1998
Hamid Mehran
Independent

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