Erik Lie

University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

Associate Professor & Henry B. Tippie Research Fellow

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5020 Main Library

Iowa City, IA 52242-1000

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

26

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Does Backdating Explain the Stock Price Pattern Around Executive Stock Option Grants?

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jan 2006
Randall A. Heron and Erik Lie
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 1,354 (20,627)
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Executive stock option grants, backdating

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The Effect of Labor Unions on CEO Compensation

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2022
City University of Hong Kong, University at Buffalo - School of Management, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 990 (32,569)
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Executive compensation, Labor union, Collective bargaining

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On the Use of Poison Pills and Defensive Payouts by Takeover Targets

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jan 2005
Randall A. Heron and Erik Lie
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 989 (32,620)
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poison pill, defensive payouts, takeover targets

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Operating Performance Following Open Market Share Repurchase Announcements

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Oct 2004
Erik Lie
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 794 (44,236)
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Share repurchase, operating performance

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The Role of Bondholder Wealth Expropriation in LBO Transactions

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Mar 2008
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 782 (45,136)
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Leveraged buyouts, bondholder expropriation, change-in-control covenants

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The Role of Investment Banker Directors in M&A: Can Experts Help?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2019
City University of Hong Kong, University at Buffalo - School of Management, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Lehigh University
Downloads 699 (52,445)
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investment banker mergers and acquisitions

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Corporate Activities and the Market Risk Premium

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Erik Lie, Bo Meng, Yiming Qian and Guofu Zhou
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, University of Richmond, University of Connecticut and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
Downloads 578 (66,849)
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Predictability, Corporate Activities, Information Asymmetry, Economic Value

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Import Penetration and Executive Compensation

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2022
Erik Lie and Keyang Daniel Yang
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Washington State University
Downloads 474 (85,356)
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Import penetration, Executive compensation

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Financial Restructuring in Fresh Start Chapter 11 Reorganizations

Financial Management Vol. 38. No. 4. pp. 727-745.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 351 (120,556)
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Chapter 11, Capital Structure, Fresh Start, Restructuring

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Time Trends and Determinants of the Method of Payment in M&As

Mays Business School Research Paper No. 2011-6
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2014
Audra L. Boone, Erik Lie and Yixin Liu
Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of New Hampshire
Downloads 349 (121,304)
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Mergers, acquisitions, cash, stock

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Dividend Stickiness, Debt Covenants, and Earnings Management

Contemporary Accounting Research, Volume 34, Issue 4, Winter 2017, Pages 2022-2050
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2019
Jaewoo Kim, Kyeong Hun Lee and Erik Lie
University of Oregon - Department of Accounting, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Finance and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 315 (135,263)
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Dividend policy, Earnings management

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Enter the Dragon: Import Penetration and Innovation

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Erik Lie and Keyang Daniel Yang
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Washington State University
Downloads 240 (177,567)
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Import penetration, Innovation, Product differentiation, Research focus

Enter the Dragon: Import Penetration and Innovation

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Aug 2017
Erik Lie and Keyang Daniel Yang
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Washington State University
Downloads 61 (485,878)
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Import penetration, Innovation, Patents

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Board Independence and Corporate Spending

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 May 2018
Erik Lie and Keyang Daniel Yang
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Washington State University
Downloads 298 (143,370)
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Board Independence, Corporate Investment

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The Effect of Social Interactions on Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2014
Qianqian Huang, Feng Jiang and Erik Lie
City University of Hong Kong, University at Buffalo - School of Management and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 295 (144,892)

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executive compensation, social networks, option backdating, Pay for Luck, peer groups

15.

Trust and Debt Contracting: Evidence from the Backdating Scandal

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2021
School of Management, University at Buffalo (SUNY), University at Buffalo - School of Management, The University of Sydney and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 266 (160,969)

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Corporate culture; Cost of debt; Option backdating; Trust

16.

Option Grant Backdating Investigations and Capital Market Discipline

Journal of Corporate Finance, August 12, 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
Downloads 164 (250,634)

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stock option, backdating

17.

On the Use of Option Grants as a Retention Tool

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jan 2020
Erik Lie and Tingting Que
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Alabama at Huntsville - College of Business
Downloads 127 (306,781)

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Do Stock Options Overcome Managerial Risk Aversion? Evidence from Exercises of Executive Stock Options

Management Science, Forthcoming, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 16-59
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jul 2016
Randall A. Heron and Erik Lie
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 106 (348,368)
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finance, corporate finance, management, executive compensation

Union Concessions Following Asset Sales and Takeovers

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Sep 2017
Erik Lie and Tingting Que
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Alabama at Huntsville - College of Business
Downloads 68 (459,293)

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labor unions; labor concessions; takeovers; asset sales

Union Concessions Following Asset Sales and Takeovers

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 May 2018
Erik Lie and Tingting Que
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Alabama in Huntsville
Downloads 23 (698,282)
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The Effect of Poison Pill Adoptions and Court Rulings on Firm Entrenchment

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 15-71
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Randall A. Heron and Erik Lie
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business
Downloads 87 (394,872)

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Poison Pill, Entrenchment, Takeover Defenses, Delaware

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Perspectives: On the Use (and Abuse) of Stock Option Grants

Financial Analysts Journal, 2007
Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Randall A. Heron, Tod Perry and Erik Lie
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, Indiana University Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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Ethics and Professional Standards: Global Differences; Advocacy, Regulatory, and Legislative Issues: Advocacy Issues; Investment Industry: Other

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Do Firms Undertake Self-Tender Offers to Optimize Capital Structure?

Posted: 02 Jul 2003
Erik Lie
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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23.

Multiples Used to Estimate Corporate Value

Posted: 03 May 2002
Heidi Lie and Erik Lie
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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Price Uncertainty and Corporate Value

Posted: 27 Dec 2001
Pennsylvania State University - Mary Jean and Frank P. Smeal College of Business Administration, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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Risk management, Financial distress, underinvestment, oil producers, Hedging

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Detecting Abnormal Operating Performance: Revisited

Financial Management, Vol. 30, Iss. 2, Summer 2001
Posted: 21 Aug 2001
Erik Lie
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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Excess Funds and Agency Problems: An Empirical Study of Incremental Cash Disbursements

Posted: 14 Dec 1999
Erik Lie
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business

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