Morten Bennedsen

INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences

André and Rosalie Hoffmann Chaired Professor of Family Enterprise. Academic Director the Wendel International Centre for Family Enterprise. Professor in Economics

Boulevard de Constance

F-77305 Fontainebleau Cedex

France

University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

Niels Bohr Professor

Øster Farimagsgade 5, Bygn 26

Copenhagen, 1353

Denmark

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Do Ceos Matter?

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-06-032
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Inside the Family Firm: The Role of Families in Succession Decisions and Performance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 132/2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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family firms, successions, CEO turnover, governance

Inside the Family Firm: The Role of Families in Succession Decisions and Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w12356
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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The Principle of Proportional Ownership, Investor Protection and Firm Value in Western Europe

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 134/2006
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Oct 2006
Morten Bennedsen and Kasper Meisner Nielsen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Ownership Structure, Dual Class Shares, Pyramids, EU company law

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Corporate Tax Havens and Transparency

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1272
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2017
Morten Bennedsen and Stefan Zeume
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Tax havens, firm value, entrenchment, tax avoidance

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Why Do Firms Have Boards?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Mar 2002
Morten Bennedsen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences
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corporate boards, governance, distributive conflicts, ultimate ownership

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Strong Firms Lobby, Weak Firms Bribe: A Survey-Based Analysis of the Demand for Influence and Corruption

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Nov 2009
Morten Bennedsen, Sven E. Feldmann and David Dreyer Lassen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Melbourne Business School and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Lobbying, corruption, political influence, governance

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The Value of Local Political Connections in a Low-Corruption Environment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2013
Mario Daniele Amore and Morten Bennedsen
Bocconi University and INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences
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Political connections, Family ties, Rent extraction, Local politics

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Political Ownership

University of Aarhus CLS Working Paper No. 98-009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Aug 1999
Morten Bennedsen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences
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Corporate Governance and Green Innovation

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2015
Mario Daniele Amore and Morten Bennedsen
Bocconi University and INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences
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corporate governance, environment, green innovation, patents

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The Impact of a Break-Through Rule on European Firms

Center for Economic and Business Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Nov 2002
Morten Bennedsen and Kasper Meisner Nielsen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Family Firms and Labor Market Regulation

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/62/EPS
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy, Bocconi University - Department of Finance and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Family firms, Labor market regulation

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The Family Business Map: Framework, Selective Survey, and Evidence from Chinese Family Firm Succession

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/53/EPS/WICFE
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Morten Bennedsen, Joseph P. H. Fan, Ming Jian and Yin‐Hua Yeh
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and National Chiao-Tung University
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Family firms, Family assets, Roadblocks, Succession

When MBAs Meet Henokiens: What can We Learn from Long-Lived Family Firms?

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/81
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2011
Morten Bennedsen and Ludo Van der Heyden
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management
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When MBAs Meet Henokiens: What Can We Learn from Long-Lived Family Firms?

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/81/EPS/EFE/TOM/WICFE
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Nov 2010
Morten Bennedsen and Ludo Van der Heyden
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management
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The Family Behind the Family Firm: Evidence from Successions in Danish Firms

NYU Working Paper No. CLB-06-002
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Adaptive Contracting: The Trial-and-Error Approach to Outsourcing

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Morten Bennedsen and Christian Schultz
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Incomplete Contracting, Trial and Error, Authority, Outsourcing, Procurement

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Lobbying and Bribes - A Survey-Based Analysis of the Demand for Influence and Corruption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3496
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2011
Morten Bennedsen, Sven E. Feldmann and David Dreyer Lassen
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Melbourne Business School and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Outsourcing, Market Structure and Elections

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2003
Morten Bennedsen and Christian Schultz
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Privatization, Incomplete Contracts, Market Power, Elections

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Private Contracting and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Provision of Tag-Along Rights in Brazil

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Mar 2011
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Lloyd George Management
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Private contracting, Corporate governance, Brazil, Emerging markets

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Drivers of Effort: Evidence from Employee Absenteeism

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2017/53/EPS
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2017
Morten Bennedsen, Margarita Tsoutsoura and Daniel Wolfenzon
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Cornell University and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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family firms; organizational structure; employee effort

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CEO Education and Corporate Environmental Footprint

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2018
Bocconi University, INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, Copenhagen Business School - Department of Economics and Copenhagen Business School - Department of Economics
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CEOs; Education; Climate Change; Energy Efficiency

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Lobbying and Legislative Organization: The Effect of the Vote of Confidence Procedure

Business and Politics, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2002
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 May 2006
Morten Bennedsen and Sven E. Feldmann
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Melbourne Business School
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information and lobbying, party coherence, coalition formation

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Arm's Length Provision of Public Services

CESifo Working Paper No. 2161
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Morten Bennedsen and Christian Schultz
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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outsourcing, strategic delegation, incentives, incomplete contracting, market power, representative democracy

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Return to Political Power in a Low Corruption Environment

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2015/80/EPS
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2015
Bocconi University, INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Reward to politics, Political power, Family ties, Local politics

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Lobbying Bureaucrats

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 4, pp. 643-668, December 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Morten Bennedsen and Sven E. Feldmann
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Melbourne Business School
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Informational Lobbying and Political Contributions

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 90, Nos. 4-5, pp. 631-656, 2006
Posted: 17 May 2006
Sven E. Feldmann and Morten Bennedsen
Melbourne Business School and INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences

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Lobbying, Political contributions, Asymmetric information, Common agency

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Lobbying Legislatures

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 110, August 2002
Posted: 06 Oct 2002
Morten Bennedsen and Sven E. Feldmann
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Melbourne Business School

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The Balance of Power in Closely Held Corporations

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 58, No. 1-2, January 1, 2000
Posted: 18 May 2001
Morten Bennedsen and Daniel Wolfenzon
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Closely held corporations; Ownership structure; Control dilution; Controlling coalition; One-share - one vote