Matthew Serfling

University of Tennessee

Haslam College of Business

Knoxville, TN 37996

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Protection of Trade Secrets and Capital Structure Decisions

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
University of Arizona - Department of Finance, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Tennessee and Rutgers Business School - Camden
Downloads 1,729 (9,010)

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capital structure, trade secrets, intellectual property, product market competition

2.

Customer Concentration Risk and the Cost of Equity Capital

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2015
Dan S. Dhaliwal, J. Scott Judd, Matthew Serfling and Sarah Shaikh
University of Arizona - Department of Accounting (deceased), University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Tennessee and University of Washington
Downloads 1,368 (13,152)

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Cost of equity, Customer concentration, Business risk, Customer, Supplier, Cost of debt

3.

Firing Costs and Capital Structure Decisions

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2016
Matthew Serfling
University of Tennessee
Downloads 1,014 (20,776)

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Capital structure, Firing costs, Employment protection, Financial distress costs

4.

CEO Age and the Riskiness of Corporate Policies

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Matthew Serfling
University of Tennessee
Downloads 857 (26,524)

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Chief Executive Officer, CEO Age, Risk, Behavior, Corporate Investment

5.

Employment Protection, Investment, and Firm Growth

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 19 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2019
Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Washington State University and University of Tennessee
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Employment protection, Investment, Capital expenditures, Sales growth, Labor laws, Investment irreversibility

6.

CEO Turnovers and Disruptions in Customer-Supplier Relationships

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 21 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Vincent Intintoli, Matthew Serfling and Sarah Shaikh
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Tennessee and University of Washington
Downloads 597 (43,325)

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Suppliers, Customers, CEO Turnover, Relationship-Specific Investments

7.

Geographic Peer Effects in Management Earnings Forecasts

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Dawn A. Matsumoto, Matthew Serfling and Sarah Shaikh
University of Washington - Department of Accounting, University of Tennessee and University of Washington
Downloads 340 (86,312)

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Disclosure, Earnings forecasts, Peer effects, Geography, Local investors

8.

Property Crime, Earnings Variability, and the Cost of Capital

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 22 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2019
Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Accounting, University of Arizona - Department of Accounting (deceased), Washington State University and University of Tennessee
Downloads 227 (132,311)

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Earnings variability, Cost of equity, Cost of debt, Property crime, Theft

9.

Accounting Disclosures and Employee Wages

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2018
John (Jianqiu) Bai, Matthew Serfling and Sarah Shaikh
Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim School of Business, University of Tennessee and University of Washington
Downloads 223 (134,615)

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Disclosures, Employee Wages, Readability, Management Forecasts

10.

Asset Redeployability and the Choice between Bank Debt and Public Debt

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2019
Haosi Chen, David A. Maslar and Matthew Serfling
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - College of Business Administration, University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Department of Finance and University of Tennessee
Downloads 125 (222,185)

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Asset Redeployability, Debt Structure, Bank Debt, Public Debt, Debt Issuance

11.

Management Practices and Mergers and Acquisitions

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2018
John (Jianqiu) Bai, Wang Jin and Matthew Serfling
Northeastern University - D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Tennessee
Downloads 117 (233,459)

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Mergers and Acquisitions, Management Practices, Synergies, Value Creation