Benjamin Yost

Boston College - Carroll School of Management

Assistant Professor

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

When Does the Peer Information Environment Matter?

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 64, No. 2-3, pp. 183-214, November 2017
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 04 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2017
Nemit Shroff, Rodrigo S. Verdi and Benjamin Yost
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 935 (30,501)
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Disclosure; Externalities; Regulation; Cost of Capital; Financial Accounting; Bonds; IPOs; SEOs

Do Firms Strategically Internalize Disclosure Spillovers? Evidence from Cash-Financed M&As

Journal of Accounting Research [58(5): 1249-1297 (December 2020)]
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2020
Jinhwan Kim, Rodrigo S. Verdi and Benjamin Yost
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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corporate disclosures; internalizing externalities; mergers and acquisitions

Do Firms Strategically Internalize Disclosure Spillovers? Evidence from Cash‐Financed M&As

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 58, Issue 2, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper
Posted: 15 Mar 2021
Jinhwan Kim, Rodrigo S. Verdi and Benjamin Yost
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College - Carroll School of Management

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corporate disclosures; internalizing externalities; mergers and acquisitions

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CEO Tax Effects on Acquisition Structure and Value

Forthcoming in The Accounting Review, March 2021
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2020
Michelle Hanlon, Rodrigo S. Verdi and Benjamin Yost
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 420 (85,968)
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Locked-In: The Effect of CEOs' Capital Gains Taxes on Corporate Risk-Taking

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2017
Benjamin Yost
Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 198 (188,463)
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Capital Gains Taxes, Compensation, Corporate Risk-Taking

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The Effect of Tax Enforcement on Managers’ Self-Dealing: Evidence from Insider Trading

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Jul 2020
Benjamin Yost and Susan Shu
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 117 (289,548)
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Insider Trading, IRS, Tax

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The Strategic Choice of Peers in M&A Valuations

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jun 2021
Bocconi University - Department of Accounting, University of Florida, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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Mergers; Fairness opinions; Peer groups; Benchmarking

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Does Increased Visibility to the IRS Cause Public Firms to Go Private? Evidence from FIN 48

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Apr 2021
Benjamin Yost
Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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IRS, corporate disclosure, public ownership structure, tax enforcement, FIN 48, mergers and acquisitions