Alan Kwan

The University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor

Pokfulam Road

Hong Kong, Pokfulam HK

China

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14

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

RegTech

MIT Sloan Research Paper 6563-22
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2023
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin, The University of Hong Kong and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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RegTech, FinTech, technology adoption, financial regulation, compliance, internal controls, complementary investments, software bundling

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Does Regulatory Jurisdiction Affect the Quality of Investment-Adviser Regulation?

Charoenwong, Ben, Alan Kwan, and Tarik Umar. "Does regulatory jurisdiction affect the quality of investment-Adviser regulation?." American Economic Review 109, no. 10 (2019): 3681-3712.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2022
Ben Charoenwong, Alan Kwan and Tarik Umar
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, The University of Hong Kong and Rice University
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Financial Advisers, Consumer Finance, Financial Misconduct, Fraud, Financial Regulation

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Institutional Investor Attention

Number of pages: 106 Posted: 15 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2023
Alan Kwan, Yukun Liu and Ben Matthies
The University of Hong Kong, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Notre Dame
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Investor Attention, Portfolio Allocation

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Stress Testing Banks' Digital Capabilities: Evidence From the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2023
The University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of St. Gallen and The University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business and Economics
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information technology, banks, branches, COVID-19, SME loans

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Bargaining Power in the Market for Intellectual Property: Evidence from Licensing Contract Terms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 May 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2023
Gaurav Kankanhalli and Alan Kwan
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and The University of Hong Kong
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IP Licensing, Bargaining Power, Patent Litigation, Disclosure

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The Paradox of Innovation Non-Disclosure: Evidence from Licensing Contracts

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 19 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2022
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, The University of Hong Kong and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
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Innovation, Disclosure, Redaction, Licensing, Patents, R&D

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Crowd-judging on Two-sided Platforms: An Analysis of In-group Bias

Management Science, Accepted
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2023
The University of Hong Kong, London Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Crowd-sourcing, crowd-judging, platform governance, platform operations, two-sided marketplace, bias, experience, learning

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Does Context Matter? Evidence from Internet Research Activity by Sophisticated Investors

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2020
Alan Kwan and Christina Zhu
The University of Hong Kong and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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earnings announcements, adverse selection, sophisticated investors, media, liquidity, information acquisition, technology

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Capital Budgeting, Uncertainty, and Misallocation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 10 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2023
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, Tokyo Institute of Technology - School of Engineering, The University of Hong Kong and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Corporate Investment, Expectations Formation, Intangible Capital, Information, Learning

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Labor Market Power and Firm Financial Flexibility

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2023
Alan Kwan and Yukun Liu
The University of Hong Kong and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Labor Market Power, Firm Financial Flexibility and Corporate Policy, Vacancy Postings

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Public Forecasts, Internal Projections, and Corporate Financial Policy

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 01 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2022
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, Tokyo Institute of Technology - School of Engineering and The University of Hong Kong
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Managerial Guidance, Strategic Disclosure, Market Efficiency, Corporate Governance

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Social Connections with COVID-19-Affected Areas Increase Compliance with Mobility Restrictions

Science Advances. Vol 6, Issue 47. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abc3054
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2023
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, The University of Hong Kong and University of St. Gallen
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social networks, mobility restrictions, COVID-19

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Managerial Learning from Decoding Noisy Stock Prices: New(s) Evidence

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2023
Alan Kwan, Tse-Chun Lin and Po-Yu Liu
The University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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big data, managerial learning, market feedback effects, financial news, R&D.

14.

Following The Information Footprint Of Firms

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Dec 2022
Complexity Science Hub Vienna, The University of Hong Kong, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Complexity Science Hub Vienna
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firms, collective knowledge, information, scaling, reading