Mara Faccio

Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University

Tom and Patty Hefner Chair in Finance & Professor of Management

403 W. State Street

West Lafayette, IN 47907-1310

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

Research Associate

c/o the Royal Academies of Belgium

Rue Ducale 1 Hertogsstraat

1000 Brussels

Belgium

http://www.ecgi.org

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Death by Pokémon GO: The Economic and Human Cost of Using Apps While Driving

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2022
Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Vehicular Crashes, Cost of Users Playing Pokémon GO While Driving

Death by Pokémon Go: The Economic and Human Cost of Using Apps While Driving

NBER Working Paper No. w24308
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2023
Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Managerial Ownership, Board Structure and Firm Value: The UK Evidence

Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Sep 1999
Mara Faccio and Meziane Lasfer
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Bayes Business School, City, University of London
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Politically Connected Firms

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Oct 2003
Mara Faccio
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University
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The Choice of Payment Method in European Mergers & Acquisitions

Journal of Finance, Vol. 60, No. 3, pp. 1345-1388, 2005
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2009
Mara Faccio and Ronald W. Masulis
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of New South Wales, Sydney
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Corporate finance, Corporate Governance, M&As

The Ultimate Ownership of Western European Corporations

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Oct 2001
Mara Faccio and Larry H.P. Lang
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Ownership, Corporate Governance

The Ultimate Ownership of Western European Corporations

Posted: 12 Nov 2001
Mara Faccio and Larry H.P. Lang
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance

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Ownership, Corporate Governance

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CEO Gender, Corporate Risk-Taking, and the Efficiency of Capital Allocation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2016
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
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CEO, gender, risk-taking

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The Quality of Accounting Information in Politically Connected Firms

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2012
Paul K. Chaney, Mara Faccio and David C. Parsley
Vanderbilt University - Accounting, Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Vanderbilt University – Finance and Economics
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Political connections, information quality, accruals quality

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Dividends and Expropriation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Apr 2000
Mara Faccio, Larry H.P. Lang and Leslie Young
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Dividends and Expropriation

Posted: 14 Sep 2000
Mara Faccio, Larry H.P. Lang and Leslie Young
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance

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Political Connections and Corporate Bailouts

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper, Journal of Finance, Vol. 61, No. 6, pp. 2597-2635, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2010
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, University of New South Wales, Sydney and Purdue University
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Political connections, cronism, bailouts

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The Separation of Ownership and Control: An Analysis of Ultimate Ownership in Western European Corporations

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 May 2000
Mara Faccio and Larry H.P. Lang
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Taxes and Capital Structure

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), 50(3), June 2015, pages 277-300
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Mara Faccio and Jin Xu
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Virginia Tech - Pamplin College of Business
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Taxes, Capital structure choices

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Differences between Politically Connected and Non-Connected Firms: A Cross Country Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2009
Mara Faccio
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University
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Political connections, leverage, benefits

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Debt and Expropriation

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Sep 2000
Mara Faccio, Larry H.P. Lang and Leslie Young
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Debt, corporate governance, business groups, expropriation

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Government Control of Privatized Firms

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 40/2004, FEEM Working Paper No. 130.04, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2018
Bernardo Bortolotti and Mara Faccio
Bocconi University and Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University
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Privatization, Corporate Governance

Government Control of Privatized Firms

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 8, pp. 2907-2939, 2009
Posted: 05 Aug 2009
Bernardo Bortolotti and Mara Faccio
Bocconi University and Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University

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D72, G15, H6, K22, L33

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Politically-Connected Firms: Can They Squeeze the State?

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Apr 2002
Mara Faccio
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University
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Politican connections, ownership structure, board structure

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Large Shareholder Diversification and Corporate Risk-Taking

Manchester Business School Research Paper No. 618
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 May 2012
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
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Risk-taking choices, Large shareholders, Portfolio diversification

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Returns to Acquirers of Listed and Unlisted Targets

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Mara Faccio, John J. McConnell and David Stolin
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, Purdue University and Toulouse Business School - Economics and Finance
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Mergers and acquisitions

Returns to Acquirers of Listed and Unlisted Targets

Posted: 27 Jan 2005
Mara Faccio, David Stolin and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, Toulouse Business School - Economics and Finance and Purdue University

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Mergers and acquisitions

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Sudden Deaths: Taking Stock of Geographic Ties

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 113/2006, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2018
Mara Faccio and David C. Parsley
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Vanderbilt University – Finance and Economics
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political ties, political connections

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Politically Connected Private Equity and Employment

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2016
Mara Faccio and Scott Hsu
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of Arkansas - Department of Finance
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Private Equity, Political Connections, Employment

Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 494/2016
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Mara Faccio and Luigi Zingales
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Political Connections, Capture, Antitrust

Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w23041
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2023
Mara Faccio and Luigi Zingales
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11794
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Mara Faccio and Luigi Zingales
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Antitrust, capture, political economy

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Sheltering Corporate Assets from Political Extraction

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2009
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Taxes, Capital Structure Choices, and Equity Value

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2017
Mara Faccio and Jin Xu
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Virginia Tech - Pamplin College of Business
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Taxes, Capital structure choices, Equity value

Expropriation vs. Proportional Sharing in Corporate Acquisitions

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 May 2004
Mara Faccio and David Stolin
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Toulouse Business School - Economics and Finance
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M&As, expropriation, controlling shareholder

Expropriation vs. Proportional Sharing in Corporate Acquisitions

Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Mara Faccio and David Stolin
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Toulouse Business School - Economics and Finance

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Expropriation, mergers, event studies

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Exposing the Revolving Door in Executive Branch Agencies

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2024
Logan P. Emery and Mara Faccio
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University
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Revolving door, government, procurement contracts, regulation

Business Groups and the Incorporation of Firm-specific Shocks into Stock Prices

University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2018-504-1
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 May 2018 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2019
Mara Faccio, Randall Morck and M. Deniz Yavuz
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Business groups, incorporation of firm-specific information, economic growth

Business Groups and the Incorporation of Firm-Specific Shocks into Stock Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w25908
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2022
Mara Faccio, Randall Morck and M. Deniz Yavuz
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Business Groups and Employment

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 539/2017
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2020
Mara Faccio and William O'Brien
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and University of Illinois Chicago
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Business Groups, Employment, Business Cycles

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When Do Bidders Gain? The Difference in Returns to Acquirers of Listed and Unlisted Targets

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Dec 2003
Mara Faccio, David Stolin and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University, Toulouse Business School - Economics and Finance and Purdue University
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Impediments to the Schumpeterian Process in the Replacement of Large Firms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Nov 2020
Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Schumpeterian Process, Creative Destruction, Impediments, Political Connections, Regulatory Capture

Impediments to the Schumpeterian Process in the Replacement of Large Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w27871
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2023
Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Political Connections Cause Resource Misallocation: Evidence from the Fall of Fascism in Italy

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 939/2023
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2023
Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Purdue University
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Political connections, capital misallocation

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Sudden Deaths: Taking Stock of Political Connections

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5460
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
Mara Faccio and David C. Parsley
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Vanderbilt University – Finance and Economics
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Political connections, sudden deaths

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Corporate Response to Distress: Evidence from the Asian Financial Crisis

FRB St. Louis Review, 2011, 93 (2), pp.127-154
Posted: 17 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Mara Faccio and Rajdeep Sengupta
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

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bankruptcy, liquidation, restructuring, corporate governance

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Do Occupational Pension Funds Monitor Companies in Which They Hold Large Stakes?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2000, Cass Business School Research Paper
Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Mara Faccio and Meziane Lasfer
Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business, Purdue University and Bayes Business School, City, University of London

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Orate governance, pension funds, board structure, performance