John R. Graham

Duke University

Professor

Box 90120

Durham, NC 27708-0120

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

91

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Scholarly Papers (91)

1.

The Theory and Practice of Corporate Finance: Evidence from the Field

AFA 2001 New Orleans; Duke University Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Apr 2000
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 12,561 (179)
Citation 720

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Cost of Capital, Cost of Equity, Capital Budgeting, Discount Rates, Project Valuation, Survey

A Review of Empirical Capital Structure Research and Directions for the Future

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
John R. Graham and Mark T. Leary
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School
Downloads 10,309 (278)
Citation 18

Abstract:

capital structure, leverage, debt ratio, tradeoff theory, financial contracting, target leverage, speed of adjustment, partial adjustment model

A Review of Empirical Capital Structure Research and Directions for the Future

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 309-345, 2011
Posted: 10 Jan 2012
John R. Graham and Mark T. Leary
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School

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3.
Downloads 7,970 ( 477)
Citation 320

Payout Policy in the 21st Century

Tuck Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III Conference Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University
Downloads 7,708 (499)
Citation 320

Abstract:

Payout, Dividend policy, Share repurchases, Lintner model

Payout Policy in the 21st Century

NBER Working Paper No. w9657
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 May 2003
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University
Downloads 262 (93,886)
Citation 320

Abstract:

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 25 Jan 2004
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 6,857 (615)
Citation 586

Abstract:

financial statement, earnings management, earnings benchmark, voluntary disclosure, information risk

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

NBER Working Paper No. w10550
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 Jun 2004
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 141 (169,167)
Citation 586

Abstract:

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

Posted: 14 Sep 2004
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School

Abstract:

financial statement, earnings management, earnings benchmark, voluntary disclosure, information risk,

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2005
Posted: 12 Jan 2005
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School

Abstract:

Financial statement, earnings management, earnings benchmark, voluntary disclosure, information risk

5.
Downloads 6,716 ( 645)
Citation 14

Earnings Quality: Evidence from the Field

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
Emory University - Department of Accounting, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 6,716 (639)
Citation 14

Abstract:

earnings quality, FASB, CFO, survey, earnings management

Earnings Quality: Evidence from the Field

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2013
Emory University - Department of Accounting, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School

Abstract:

earnings quality, FASB, sustainable earnings, earnings management

6.

Optimal Capital Structure

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Jules H. van Binsbergen, John R. Graham and Jie Yang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 4,904 (867)
Citation 2

Abstract:

capital structure, cost of debt, optimal leverage

7.

Taxes and Corporate Finance

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 10 Apr 2001
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 4,683 (1,172)
Citation 143

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Corporate Finance, Compensation, Dividends, Payout Policy, Taxes

8.
Downloads 4,017 ( 1,582)
Citation 27

Managerial Miscalibration

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2013
Itzhak Ben-David, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,973 (1,574)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Overprecision, Overconfidence, Behavioral Bias, Behavioral Economics, Investment, Leverage, Expected Returns, Survey Methodology, Capital Structure, Executive Compensation, Risk, Volatility Forecasts, Market Forecasts, Debt Policy, Behavioral Finance, Risk Premium

Managerial Miscalibration

NBER Working Paper No. w16215
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Itzhak Ben-David, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 44 (346,527)
Citation 27

Abstract:

The Real Effects of Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Financial Crisis

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2009
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,225 (2,299)
Citation 131

Abstract:

Financial crisis, financing constraints, investment spending, liquidity management, matching estimators

The Real Effects of Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Financial Crisis

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 538 (39,738)
Citation 131

Abstract:

Financial crisis, financing constraints, investment spending, liquidity management, matching estimators

The Real Effects of Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Financial Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w15552
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 47 (336,915)
Citation 131

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10.

How Do CFOs Make Capital Budgeting and Capital Structure Decisions?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Sep 2005
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,230 (1,968)
Citation 24

Abstract:

Capital structure, Cost of capital, Cost of equity, Capital budgeting, Discount Rates, Project valuation, Survey, Debt policy, Trade-off theory

11.
Downloads 3,157 ( 2,449)
Citation 25

Research in Accounting for Income Taxes

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 07 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2012
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 3,063 (2,515)
Citation 25

Abstract:

accounting for income taxes, accounting, taxes, earnings management, asset pricing

Research in Accounting for Income Taxes

NBER Working Paper No. w15665
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 94 (229,446)
Citation 25

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12.

Taxes and Corporate Finance: A Review

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Mar 2003
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 3,138 (2,196)
Citation 144

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Corporate Finance, Compensation, Dividends, Payout Policy, Taxes

13.

The Theory and Practice of Corporate Finance: The Data

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 May 2003
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 2,911 (2,566)
Citation 686

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14.

Managerial Attitudes and Corporate Actions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 28 May 2012
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Manju Puri
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 2,851 (2,439)
Citation 78

Abstract:

Managers, attitudes, personality traits, risk aversion, capital structure, debt, acquisitions, corporate policies, behavioral corporate finance

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Downloads 2,791 ( 3,060)
Citation 22

The Cost of Debt

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, WFA 2007 Big Sky, MT Meetings Paper, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Jules H. van Binsbergen, John R. Graham and Jie Yang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 2,727 (3,116)
Citation 22

Abstract:

capital structure, cost of debt

The Cost of Debt

NBER Working Paper No. w16023
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Jules H. van Binsbergen, John R. Graham and Jie Yang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 64 (289,566)
Citation 22

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Downloads 2,702 ( 3,247)
Citation 28

Value Destruction and Financial Reporting Decisions

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2005
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 2,702 (3,166)
Citation 28

Abstract:

Earnings management, earnings smoothing, consensus earnings, meeting benchmarks, value destruction, agency problems, real earnings management, unexpected earnings, earnings surprise, net present value

Value Destruction and Financial Reporting Decisions

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 62, No. 6, pp. 27-39, November/December 2006
Posted: 20 Jan 2007
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School

Abstract:

Financial Statement Analysis, Accounting and Financial Reporting Issues; Equity Investments, Fundamental Analysis and Valuation Models; Corporate Governance

17.
Downloads 2,676 ( 3,301)
Citation 6

A Corporate Beauty Contest

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Manju Puri
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 2,628 (3,322)
Citation 6

Abstract:

First impressions, thin slicing, CEO selection, competence, likeable, trustworthy, attractive, facial traits, CEO compensation, CEO performance, behavioral economics, behavioral finance

A Corporate Beauty Contest

NBER Working Paper No. w15906
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Manju Puri
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 48 (333,854)
Citation 6

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18.

Tax Shelters and Corporate Debt Policy

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
John R. Graham and Alan L. Tucker
Duke University and Pace University - Lubin School of Business
Downloads 2,560 (3,080)
Citation 76

Abstract:

Taxes, tax shelters, debt, capital structure

19.

Is Corporate Hedging Consistent with Value Maximization? An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jul 1999
John R. Graham and Daniel A. Rogers
Duke University and Portland State University - School of Business Administration
Downloads 2,349 (3,740)
Citation 26

Abstract:

A Century of Capital Structure: The Leveraging of Corporate America

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2014
John R. Graham, Mark T. Leary and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 2,111 (4,839)
Citation 2

Abstract:

capital structure, leverage, financial policy, government debt, taxes, bankruptcy costs, financial sector

A Century of Capital Structure: The Leveraging of Corporate America

NBER Working Paper No. w19910
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Mar 2014
John R. Graham, Mark T. Leary and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 25 (425,028)
Citation 2

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21.

Incentives for Tax Planning and Avoidance: Evidence from the Field

The Accounting Review, Vol. 89, No. 3, pp. 991-1023, May 2014, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4990-12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of California-Irvine and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 2,091 (3,026)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Tax Planning, Tax Avoidance, Reputation, Financial Reporting Incentives, FIN 48, SOX

22.

The Equity Risk Premium amid a Global Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 May 2009
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 2,083 (4,621)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX, Credit spreads

Liquidity Management and Corporate Investment During a Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2010
Cornell University, Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,970 (5,413)
Citation 64

Abstract:

Financial crisis, liquidity management, investment spending, credit lines, drawdown activity, cash savings

Liquidity Management and Corporate Investment During a Financial Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w16309
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Cornell University, Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 83 (248,791)
Citation 64

Abstract:

Expectations of Equity Risk Premia, Volatility and Asymmetry from a Corporate Finance Perspective

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2001
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,975 (5,387)
Citation 38

Abstract:

Risk premium, cost of capital, asymmetric volatility, skewness, leverage effect, expectations, risk to reward, momentum, September 11 crisis

Expectations of Equity Risk Premia, Volatility and Asymmetry from a Corporate Finance Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w8678
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Dec 2001
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 71 (273,270)
Citation 38

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25.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2013

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2013
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,997 (4,963)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, long-term market returns, stock return forecasts, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX, credit spreads

26.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2014

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,949 (3,721)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, long-term market returns, stock return forecasts, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX, credit spreads

27.
Downloads 1,930 ( 5,710)
Citation 45

Managerial Attributes and Executive Compensation

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
John R. Graham, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 1,893 (5,811)
Citation 44

Abstract:

Executive compensation, CEO pay, latent managerial ability, human capital, fixed effects, manager fixed effects

Managerial Attributes and Executive Compensation

NBER Working Paper No. w17368
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
John R. Graham, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 37 (371,321)
Citation 45

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The Equity Risk Premium in January 2007: Evidence from the Global CFO Outlook Survey

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,856 (5,785)
Citation 23

Abstract:

Cost of capital, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX

29.

The Misrepresentation of Earnings

Financial Analysts Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2015
Emory University - Department of Accounting, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 1,848 (3,260)

Abstract:

Earnings management, Earnings misrepresentation, Smooth earnings, Accruals, GAAP, Low-balling, Cookie jar reserves, Sustainable earnings, predictable earnings, real earnings management

30.
Downloads 1,750 ( 6,833)
Citation 176

Does Corporate Diversification Destroy Value?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
John R. Graham, Michael L. Lemmon and Jack G. Wolf
Duke University, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Clemson University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,750 (6,678)
Citation 176

Abstract:

Corporate Diversification, diversification discount, excess value

Does Corporate Diversification Destroy Value?

Journal of Finance, Vol. 57, pp. 695-720, 2002
Posted: 24 Sep 2001
John R. Graham, Michael L. Lemmon and Jack G. Wolf
Duke University, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Clemson University - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Corporate diversification; Diversification discount; Excess value

31.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2012

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,722 (5,225)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX, Credit spreads, Implied cost of capital

32.

Managing Risk Management

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
Downloads 1,720 (4,582)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate risk management, Global survey

33.

Payout Policy in the 21th Century: The Data

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 29-06
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Nov 2005
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University
Downloads 1,611 (6,608)
Citation 261

Abstract:

Payout, Dividend policy, Share repurchases, Survey, Survey data

34.

The Long-Run Equity Risk Premium

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Sep 2005
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,599 (7,721)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Cost of capital, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward

35.

A Guide to Earnings Quality

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Oct 2013
Emory University - Department of Accounting, Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 1,541 (4,737)

Abstract:

Earnings management, earnings misrepresentation, real earnings management, earnings fraud, earnings overstatement, earnings distortion, earnings quality, one-time items, sustainable earnings, persistent earnings, accruals, real earnings management, earnings red flags, corporate governance

36.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2010

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2010
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,530 (7,823)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX, Credit spreads

37.
Downloads 1,508 ( 8,767)
Citation 1

Corporate Culture: Evidence from the Field

27th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting Paper, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-49, Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2016-33
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 1,482 (8,847)
Citation 1

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Corporate culture, Cultural values, Norms, Leadership, Corporate governance, Incentive compensation, Informal institutions, Intangible Assets, Valuation, Finance, Risk-taking, Short-termism, Myopia, Innovation, Firm value, Productivity, M&A valuation, Integrity, Trust, Ethics, Compliance

Corporate Culture: Evidence from the Field

NBER Working Paper No. w23255
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 26 (419,765)
Citation 1

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How Big are the Tax Benefits of Debt?

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Jul 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 1,471 (8,048)
Citation 279

Abstract:

Capital Allocation and Delegation of Decision-Making Authority within Firms

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Manju Puri
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,405 (9,662)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Delegation, CEOs, executives, capital structure, mergers and acquisitions, payout, corporate investment, capital allocation

Capital Allocation and Delegation of Decision-Making Authority within Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w17370
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Manju Puri
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 39 (363,940)
Citation 20

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40.
Downloads 1,349 ( 10,531)
Citation 70

Investor Competence, Trading Frequency, and Home Bias

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Nov 2004
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Hai Huang
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Finance
Downloads 1,248 (11,686)
Citation 70

Abstract:

Behavioral Finance, Investment, Competence, Ambiguity, Stock Trading Frequency, Home Bias

Investor Competence, Trading Frequency, and Home Bias

NBER Working Paper No. w11426
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2005
John R. Graham, Campbell R. Harvey and Hai Huang
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University - Finance
Downloads 101 (218,317)
Citation 70

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Tax Rates and Corporate Decision Making

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 13 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of California-Irvine and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,237 (12,092)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax rates, marginal tax rate, effective tax rate, investment, capital structure, behavioral biases, salience, heuristics

Using Tax Return Data to Simulate Corporate Marginal Tax Rates

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
John R. Graham and Lillian F. Mills
Duke University and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business
Downloads 1,192 (12,557)
Citation 40

Abstract:

marginal tax rate, simulated tax rates, tax return data, financial statements, book tax difference, capital structure

Using Tax Return Data to Simulate Corporate Marginal Tax Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w13709
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Dec 2007
John R. Graham and Lillian F. Mills
Duke University and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business
Downloads 29 (404,832)
Citation 40

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Do Dividend Clienteles Exist? Evidence on Dividend Preferences of Retail Investors

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
John R. Graham and Alok Kumar
Duke University and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 1,206 (11,930)
Citation 75

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Retail investors, Dividend clienteles, Dividend events, Dividend taxation, Attention hypothesis

Debt, Leases, Taxes and the Endogeneity of Corporate Tax Status

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Dec 1996
John R. Graham, Michael L. Lemmon and Jim Schallheim
Duke University, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Utah - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,164 (13,065)
Citation 114

Abstract:

Debt, Leases, Taxes and the Endogeneity of Corporate Tax Status

Journal of Finance, 1997
Posted: 02 May 1998
John R. Graham, Michael L. Lemmon and Jim Schallheim
Duke University, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Utah - Department of Finance

Abstract:

45.
Downloads 1,109 ( 14,353)
Citation 44

Employee Stock Options, Corporate Taxes and Debt Policy

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Aug 2002
John R. Graham, Mark H. Lang and Douglas A. Shackelford
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 1,063 (15,053)
Citation 44

Abstract:

capital structure, corporate taxes, debt policy, employee stock options, option deductions

Employee Stock Options, Corporate Taxes and Debt Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w9289
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Oct 2002
John R. Graham, Mark H. Lang and Douglas A. Shackelford
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 46 (340,023)
Citation 44

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Employee Stock Options, Corporate Taxes, and Debt Policy

Journal of Finance, Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 1585-1618, August 2004
Posted: 15 Apr 2005
John R. Graham, Mark H. Lang and Douglas A. Shackelford
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

Abstract:

Capital structure, corporate taxes, debt policy, employee stock options, option deductions

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The Equity Risk Premium in 2008: Evidence from the Global CFO Outlook Survey

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2008
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,024 (15,587)
Citation 22

Abstract:

cost of capital, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX

47.
Downloads 986 ( 17,163)
Citation 144

Do Firms Hedge in Response to Tax Incentives?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
John R. Graham and Daniel A. Rogers
Duke University and Portland State University - School of Business Administration
Downloads 986 (16,845)
Citation 144

Abstract:

Corporate hedging; Derivatives; Capital structure; Taxes

Do Firms Hedge in Response to Tax Incentives?

Journal of Finance, Vol. 57, pp. 815-839, 2002
Posted: 14 Aug 2001
John R. Graham and Daniel A. Rogers
Duke University and Portland State University - School of Business Administration

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Corporate hedging; Derivatives; Capital structure; Taxes

The Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle: Time Trend or Speculative Episodes?

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-02-09
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Michael W. Brandt, Alon Brav, John R. Graham and Alok Kumar
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 969 (17,310)
Citation 64

Abstract:

Idiosyncratic volatility, stock market bubbles, retail investors, speculation, stock splits

The Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle: Time Trend or Speculative Episodes?

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 863-899, 2009
Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Michael W. Brandt, Alon Brav, John R. Graham and Alok Kumar
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of Miami - School of Business Administration

Abstract:

G11, G12, G14

49.
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Citation 62

Corporate Misreporting and Bank Loan Contracting

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
John R. Graham, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 927 (18,486)
Citation 62

Abstract:

Corporate misreporting, financial restatement, corporate fraud, bank loans, financial contracting, cost of debt

Corporate Misreporting and Bank Loan Contracting

NBER Working Paper No. w13708
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Dec 2007
John R. Graham, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 38 (367,536)
Citation 62

Abstract:

Information Flow and Liquidity Around Anticipated and Unanticipated Dividend Announcements

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Jun 2003
John R. Graham, Jennifer L. Koski and Uri Loewenstein
Duke University, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Utah - Department of Finance
Downloads 923 (18,622)
Citation 15

Abstract:

dividends, news releases, announcements, stock price reactions, stock returns, information flow, scheduled, unscheduled, anticipated, unanticipated

Information Flow and Liquidity around Anticipated and Unanticipated Dividend Announcements

Journal of Business, Forthcoming
Posted: 11 Aug 2004
John R. Graham, Jennifer L. Koski and Uri Loewenstein
Duke University, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Utah - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Dividends, news releases, announcements, stock price reactions, stock returns, information flow, scheduled, unscheduled, anticipated, unanticipated

51.

Corporate Survival and Managerial Experiences During the Great Depression

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Jan 2004
John R. Graham and Krishnamoorthy Narasimhan
Duke University and PIMCO
Downloads 853 (17,637)
Citation 16

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The Long-Term Cost of the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Murillo Campello, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Cornell University, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 785 (22,548)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Financial crisis, financing constraints, investment spending, liquidity management, matching estimators

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Citation 1

Employee Costs of Corporate Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
John R. Graham, Hyunseob Kim, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 540 (39,566)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, labor reallocation, risk sharing, costs of financial distress, capital structure, worker-firm matched data

Human Capital Loss in Corporate Bankruptcy

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. #24-2013
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Aug 2013
John R. Graham, Hyunseob Kim, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 145 (165,267)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Costs of financial distress, Human capital, Wage loss, Capital structure

Human Capital Loss in Corporate Bankruptcy

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 13-37
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
John R. Graham, Hyunseob Kim, Si Li and Jiaping Qiu
Duke University, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Wilfrid Laurier University - School of Business & Economics and McMaster University - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Downloads 97 (224,556)
Citation 1

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Bankruptcy, Costs of financial distress, Human capital, Wage loss, Capital structure

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Citation 43

Do Personal Taxes Affect Corporate Financing Decisions?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Jul 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 737 (25,854)
Citation 43

Abstract:

Do Personal Taxes Affect Corporate Financing Decisions?

Journal of Public Economics
Posted: 09 Dec 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

Abstract:

Herding Among Investment Newsletters: Theory and Evidence

Duke University Working Paper 9714
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jun 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 698 (27,932)
Citation 116

Abstract:

Herding Among Investment Newsletters: Theory and Evidence

Journal of Finance
Posted: 15 Jun 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

Abstract:

56.

A View Inside Corporate Risk Management

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 16-6
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 May 2014 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2016
Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 661 (9,950)

Abstract:

Risk Management, Hedging, Managerial Risk Aversion, Behavioral Finance, Manager fixed-effects, Interest rate risk, Credit risk, Commodity risk, Foreign exchange risk

57.

The Equity Risk Premium in January 2006: Evidence from the Global CFO Outlook Survey

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 628 (30,660)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Cost of capital, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX

How Does Government Borrowing Affect Corporate Financing and Investment?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
John R. Graham, Mark T. Leary and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 610 (33,605)

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Cash Policy, Investment, Government Debt, Fiscal Policy, Safe Assets

How Does Government Borrowing Affect Corporate Financing and Investment?

NBER Working Paper No. w20581
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
John R. Graham, Mark T. Leary and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 16 (476,205)

Abstract:

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Managerial Response to the May 2003 Dividend Tax Cut

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University
Downloads 608 (32,321)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Payout, Dividend policy, Share repurchases, Tax cut, Press Release

Do Price Discreteness and Transactions Costs Affect Stock Returns? Comparing Ex-Dividend Pricing Before and After Decimalization

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jul 2002
John R. Graham, Roni Michaely and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 608 (33,758)
Citation 54

Abstract:

Ex-dividend, transaction costs, taxes, decimalization

Do Price Discreteness and Transactions Costs Affect Stock Returns? Comparing Ex-dividend Pricing Before and After Decimalization

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Feb 2003
John R. Graham, Roni Michaely and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Abstract:

Ex-dividend, transaction costs, taxes, decimalization

Do Stock Prices Influence Corporate Decisions? Evidence from the Technology Bubble

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Mar 2006
Murillo Campello and John R. Graham
Cornell University and Duke University
Downloads 537 (39,828)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Stock markets, real investment, bubbles, financial constraints, endogeneity

Do Stock Prices Influence Corporate Decisions? Evidence from the Technology Bubble

NBER Working Paper No. w13640
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Nov 2007
Murillo Campello and John R. Graham
Cornell University and Duke University
Downloads 49 (330,655)
Citation 18

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62.

Barriers to Mobility: The Lockout Effect of U.S. Taxation of Worldwide Corporate Profits

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
John R. Graham, Michelle Hanlon and Terry J. Shevlin
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of California-Irvine
Downloads 585 (27,890)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Repatriation, Tax, American Jobs Creation Act, Homeland Investment Act, Dividends Received Deduction, Trapped Equity, International Tax, Trapped Cash, Section 965, Stimulus, Tax Amnesty

63.

The Equity Risk Premium in June 2005: Evidence from the Global CFO Outlook Survey

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 571 (36,998)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Cost of capital, equity premium, hurdle rate, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward

64.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2015

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 564 (4,798)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, WACC, hurdle rate, long-term market returns, stock return forecasts, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, TIPs, VIX, credit spreads

65.

Real Effects of Accounting Rules: Evidence from Multinational Firms’ Investment Location and Profit Repatriation Decisions

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
John R. Graham, Michelle Hanlon and Terry J. Shevlin
Duke University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of California-Irvine
Downloads 509 (39,538)
Citation 15

Abstract:

Investment, Reinvestment, Repatriation, Tax Expense, Multinational, Tax Policy, Tax Stimulus, Tax Reform

Corporate Governance, Debt, and Investment Policy during the Great Depression

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2011
Duke University, CUNY Baruch College and PIMCO
Downloads 458 (48,811)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Capital Structure, Investment Policy, Great Depression, Firm Stock Market Value

Corporate Governance, Debt, and Investment Policy During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w17387
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Duke University, CUNY Baruch College and PIMCO
Downloads 26 (419,765)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Using CFO Surveys as a Motivational Tool to Teach Corporate Finance

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Dec 2010
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 448 (50,175)

Abstract:

corporate finance, surveys, capital structure, capital budgeting, payout, dividends, share repurchases

Using CFO Surveys as a Motivational Tool to Teach Corporate Finance

Financial Review, Vol. 46, Issue 2, pp. 193-205, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 2 (554,189)

Abstract:

corporate finance, surveys, capital structure, capital budgeting, payout, dividends, share repurchases, G00, G31, G32, G35

68.

Employee Stock Options and Taxes

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
University of North Carolina - Accounting Area, Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 442 (49,363)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Employee stock options, corporate tax rate, capital structure, debt ratio, cash flows

69.

Market Timing Ability and Volatility Implied in Investment Newsletters' Asset Allocation Recommendations

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Sep 1999
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 403 (52,856)
Citation 63

Abstract:

Newsletter performance, market timing

70.

Access to Liquidity and Corporate Investment in Europe During the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2011
Cornell University, Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 396 (52,856)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Financial Crisis, Investment Spending, Lines of Credit

71.

A Guide to Corporate Risk Management

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Aug 2014
Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 384 (30,090)

Abstract:

Risk Management, Hedging, Managerial Risk Aversion, Behavioral Finance, Manager fixed-effects, Interest rate risk, Credit risk, Commodity risk, Foreign exchange risk.

72.

Managerial Overconfidence and Corporate Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w13711
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Dec 2007
Itzhak Ben-David, Campbell R. Harvey and John R. Graham
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Duke University
Downloads 383 (61,367)
Citation 62

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The Effects of the Length of the Tax-Loss Carryback Period on Tax Receipts and Corporate Marginal Tax Rates

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2009
John R. Graham and Hyunseob Kim
Duke University and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 317 (75,913)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loss Carryback, Tax Cut, Tax Stimulus, Corporate Tax Payment, Obama Tax Proposal, Tax Relief, Corporate Liquidity, Marginal Tax Rate, Federal Tax Revenue

The Effects of the Length of the Tax-Loss Carryback Period on Tax Receipts and Corporate Marginal Tax Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w15177
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Jul 2009
John R. Graham and Hyunseob Kim
Duke University and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 28 (409,638)
Citation 2

Abstract:

74.

The Equity Risk Premium in September 2005: Evidence from the Global CFO Outlook Survey

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 335 (70,129)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Cost of capital, equity premium, long-term market returns, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, risk and reward, TIPs, VIX

75.

Executive Compensation, Interlocked Compensation Committees, and the 162(M) Cap on Tax Deductibility

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 28 Jan 2007
John R. Graham and Yonghan Wu
Duke University and Barclays Global Investors
Downloads 316 (73,321)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, Insiders, Interlock, Corporate Taxes

76.

An Empirical Model of Optimal Capital Structure

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 23, Issue 4, pp. 34-59, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Dec 2011
Jules H. van Binsbergen, John R. Graham and Jie Yang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Duke University and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 63 (286,021)

Abstract:

77.

Market Timing Ability and Volatility Implied in Investment Newletters' Asset Allocation Recommendations

NBER Working Paper No. w4890
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Jun 2004
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 42 (313,804)
Citation 54

Abstract:

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Financial Distress in the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w17388
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Duke University, CUNY Baruch College and PIMCO
Downloads 29 (394,428)

Abstract:

79.

A Review of Taxes and Corporate Finance

Foundations and Trends in Finance, Vol. 1, No. 7, 2006
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 15 Jun 2010
John R. Graham
Duke University
Downloads 7 (499,043)
Citation 143

Abstract:

80.

Accounting for Income Taxes: Primer, Extant Research, and Future Directions

Foundations and Trends in Finance, Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2, 2012
Number of pages: 175 Posted: 23 May 2013
Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 4 (516,790)

Abstract:

financial reporting, tax accounts, book-tax differences, earnings management

81.

CEO Power and Board Dynamics

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2017
John R. Graham, Hyunseob Kim and Mark T. Leary
Duke University, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School
Downloads 0 (119,891)

Abstract:

CEOs, boards, bargaining power, dynamics

82.

The Leveraging of Corporate America: A Long‐Run Perspective on Changes in Capital Structure

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 29-37, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2017
John R. Graham, Mark T. Leary and Michael R. Roberts
Duke University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 0 (521,345)

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83.

Corporate Culture: The Interview Evidence

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2016-42, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-70
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2016
Duke University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School
Downloads 0 (27,838)

Abstract:

Corporate culture, Valuation, Finance, Cultural values, Social norms, Leadership, Corporate governance, Incentive compensation, Finance function, Intangible Assets, Risk-taking, Short-termism, Myopia, Innovation, Firm value, Productivity, M&A valuation, Integrity, Trust, Ethics, Compliance, Earnings

84.

The Equity Risk Premium in 2016

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 0 (16,378)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Cost of capital, financial crisis, equity premium, WACC, hurdle rate, long-term market returns, stock return forecasts, long-term equity returns, expected excess returns, disagreement, individual uncertainty, skewness, asymmetry, survey methods, TIPs, VIX, credit spreads

85.

The Evolution of Corporate Cash

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
John R. Graham and Mark T. Leary
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School
Downloads 0 (86,773)

Abstract:

Cash, Liquidity, IPO, Economic Growth

86.

The Management of Political Risk

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2016-32
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Erasmo Giambona, John R. Graham and Campbell R. Harvey
Syracuse University - Whitman School of Management - Finance Department; James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate, Duke University and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 0 (58,785)

Abstract:

Political risk, Risk management, Hedging, Real options, Cost of capital, Derivatives, Investment, Foreign direct investment, Risk aversion, Behavioral theory, Agency theory, Economic growth, FDI, ISDA, GARP

87.

Debt and the Marginal Tax Rate

Posted: 28 Dec 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

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88.

Proxies for the Marginal Tax Rate

Posted: 15 Jul 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

Abstract:

89.

Is a Group of Economists Better than One? Than None?

J. OF BUSINESS, Vol. 69 No. 2, April 1996
Posted: 03 Jul 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

Abstract:

90.

Proxies for the Corporate Marginal Tax Rate

Posted: 19 Jun 1998
John R. Graham
Duke University

Abstract:

91.

Tax Incentives to Hedge

Simon School of Business Working Paper FR 96-03
Posted: 02 Sep 1997
John R. Graham and Clifford W. Smith Jr.
Duke University and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester

Abstract: