John D. Knopf

University of Connecticut - Department of Finance

School of Business

2100 Hillside Road

Storrs, CT 06269

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

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The Role of the Chief Legal Officer in Corporate Governance

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2019
Robert C. Bird, Paul Borochin and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - School of Business, University of Connecticut - School of Business and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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Corporate governance, internal governance, executive compensation, securities class actions

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Managerial Stock Options and the Hedging Premium

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Nordea Bank, Nordea Markets, University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics, Swedbank and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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Hedging, managerial incentives, firm value, risk management

Managerial Stock Options and the Hedging Premium

European Financial Management Journal, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 721-741, September 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Nordea Bank, Nordea Markets, University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics, University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Swedbank
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Do Wrongful Discharge Laws Impair Firm Performance?

Journal of Law and Economics, May 2009
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 10 May 2008
Robert C. Bird and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - School of Business and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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Employment Protection, Wrongful Discharge, Unjust Dismissal, Employment at Will,Employment law, wrongful discharge, good faith, public policy, efficiency, banks

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The Impact of Controlling Shareholder Diversification on the Firm

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Oct 2003
John D. Knopf, Martin Holmen and Stefan Peterson
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics and Gothenburg University
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The Impact of Local Knowledge on Banking

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2014
Robert C. Bird and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - School of Business and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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labor mobility, local knowledge, relationship banking, covenants not to compete, banks, banking regulation

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Impact of Corporate Ownership on Risk-Taking and Returns at Thrift Institutions

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Walter Dolde and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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The Nonmonotonic Relation between Insider Ownership and REIT Risk-Taking and Returns

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Walter Dolde and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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REIT, managerial risk aversion, entrenchment, incentive alignment, insider ownership, institutional ownership

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Inside Shareholders' Effective Tax Rates and Dividends

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jan 2006
John D. Knopf, Martin Holmen and Stefan Peterson
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics and Gothenburg University
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Dividends, Taxes, Insider Ownership

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Do Boards Have Style? Evidence from Director Style Divergence and Board Turnover

University of Connecticut School of Business Research Paper No. 19-01
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2019
Robert C. Bird, Paul Borochin, John D. Knopf and Luchun Ma
University of Connecticut - School of Business, University of Connecticut - School of Business, University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut
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Board of Directors, Corporate Governance, Board Dynamics

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Do Disability Laws Impair Firm Performance?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Robert C. Bird and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - School of Business and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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disability, empirical, ADA, employment, discrimination, accommodation

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Do Managers Seek Control and Entrenchment?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2018
Paul Borochin and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - School of Business and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
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Insider ownership, Agency, Ownership Structure, Entrenchment

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Risk-Taking Behavior in the U.S. Thrift Industry: Ownership Structure and Regulatory Changes

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-94-040
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
John D. Knopf and John L. Teall
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Pace University - Lubin School of Business
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Trading-Off Corporate Control and Personal Diversification Through Capital Structure and Merger Activity

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 34, Issue 9-10, pp. 1470-1495, November/December 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Martin Holmen, John D. Knopf and Stefan Peterson
University of Gothenburg - Department of Economics, University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Gothenburg University
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Insider Ownership, Risk, and Leverage in Reits

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 41, No. 4, 2010
Posted: 10 Jun 2010
Walter Dolde and John D. Knopf
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Connecticut - Department of Finance

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REIT, managerial risk aversion, entrenchment, incentive alignment, insider ownership, institutional ownership

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The Volatility and Price Sensitivities of Managerial Stock Option Portfolios and Corporate Hedging

Journal of Finance, Vol. 57, pp. 801-813, 2002
Posted: 28 Dec 2003
John D. Knopf, Jouahn Nam and John Harris Thornton
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, Pace University - Lubin School of Business and Kent State University

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Risk Measurement and the Pricing of Ipos

Posted: 09 Jul 1998
John D. Knopf and John L. Teall
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Pace University - Lubin School of Business

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The Impact of Large Shareholder and Managerial Self-Interest on Corporate Capital Structure: An Empirical Study of Swedish Firms

Posted: 19 May 1998
John D. Knopf and Stefan Peterson
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Gothenburg University

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Risk Taking Behavior in the Us Thrift Industry: Ownership Structure and Regulatory Changes

Posted: 17 May 1998
John D. Knopf and John L. Teall
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Pace University - Lubin School of Business

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