Karl V. Lins

University of Utah - Department of Finance

Assistant Professor

David Eccles School of Business

Salt Lake City, UT 84112

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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Scholarly Papers (20)

Ownership Structure, Corporate Governance, and Firm Value: Evidence from the East Asian Financial Crisis

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 393; 3rd Annual Fin. Mkt. Dev. Conference, Hong Kong 2001; U of Utah Working Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Apr 2001
Karl V. Lins and Michael L. Lemmon
University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Utah - Department of Finance
Downloads 4,817 (1,115)
Citation 168

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Corporate Governance, Ownership Structure, Financial Crisis, Emerging Markets

Ownership Structure, Corporate Governance, and Firm Value: Evidence from the East Asian Financial Crisis

Journal of Finance, Vol. 58, pp. 1445-1468, August 2003
Posted: 19 Nov 2003
Karl V. Lins and Michael L. Lemmon
University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Utah - Department of Finance

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2.
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Citation 106

Do Foreigners Invest Less in Poorly Governed Firms?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 43/2004 , IFDP No. 816
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Virginia - Darden Business School
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Citation 106

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Corporate governance, Foreign investment, Ownership structure, Information flow, Earnings management, Shareholder base, Home bias

Do Foreigners Invest Less in Poorly Governed Firms?

NBER Working Paper No. w12222
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 May 2006
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Virginia - Darden Business School
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Citation 106

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Do Foreigners Invest Less in Poorly Governed Firms?

Review of Financial Studies, 2008
Posted: 19 Mar 2008
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Virginia - Darden Business School

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Corporate governance, Firm valuation, Foreign investment, Ownership structure, Information flow, Earnings management, Shareholder base, Emerging markets, Home bias

Do Foreigners Invest Less in Poorly Governed Firms?

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 8, pp. 3245-3285, 2009
Posted: 05 Aug 2009
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Virginia - Darden Business School

Abstract:

G11, G15, G32, G34

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Transparency, Liquidity, and Valuation: International Evidence on When Transparency Matters Most

Journal of Accounting Research 50, No. 3 (2012): 729-774
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2016
Mark H. Lang, Karl V. Lins and Mark G. Maffett
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 9

Abstract:

transparency, liquidity, valuation, cost of capital

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Citation 185

Equity Ownership and Firm Value in Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Mar 2000
Karl V. Lins
University of Utah - Department of Finance
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Citation 185

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Equity Ownership and Firm Value in Emerging Markets

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Karl V. Lins
University of Utah - Department of Finance

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Social Capital, Trust, and Firm Performance: The Value of Corporate Social Responsibility during the Financial Crisis

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 446/2015
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2016
Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Ane Tamayo
University of Utah - Department of Finance, London Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,723 (6,749)
Citation 1

Abstract:

trust, social capital, corporate social responsibility, financial crisis, stock returns

Social Capital, Trust, and Firm Performance During the Financial Crisis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10399
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Ane Tamayo
University of Utah - Department of Finance, London Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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corporate social responsibility, financial crisis, social capital, trust

Shareholder Voting and Corporate Governance Around the World

Review of Financial Studies, July 13, 2015, Volume 28, Issue 8
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2015
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
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Citation 10

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Corporate Governance, Voting, Insider Control, Shareholder Protection, Institutional Investors

Shareholder Voting and Corporate Governance Around the World

Review of Financial Studies, July 2015 Volume 28 Issue 8, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2015-501
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Nov 2015
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
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Citation 10

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Corporate Governance, Voting, Insider Control, Shareholder Protection, Institutional Investors

Private Benefits of Control, Ownership, and the Cross-Listing Decision

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 77/2005, Dice Center Working Paper No. 2005-2
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 108

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Private benefits of control, corporate governance, cross-listing, corporate ownership

Private Benefits of Control, Ownership, and the Cross-Listing Decision

NBER Working Paper No. w11162
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Mar 2005
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 108

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ADRs, Analysts, and Accuracy: Does Cross Listing in the U.S. Improve a Firm's Information Environment and Increase Market Value?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Mar 2002
Mark H. Lang, Karl V. Lins and Darius P. Miller
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 207

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ADRs, analysts, accuracy, cross listing

ADRs, Analysts, and Accuracy: Does Cross Listing in the U.S. Improve a Firm's Information Environment and Increase Market Value?

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 Dec 2002
Mark H. Lang, Karl V. Lins and Darius P. Miller
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business

Abstract:

ADRs, analysts, accuracy, cross listing

The Effect of Capital Structure When Expected Agency Costs are Extreme

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Aug 2001
University of Utah - Department of Finance, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Compass Lexecon
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Citation 78

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capital structure, debt, agency problems, emerging markets, governance

The Effect of Capital Structure When Expected Agency Costs are Extreme

NBER Working Paper No. w8452
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Sep 2001
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Compass Lexecon
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Citation 78

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International Evidence on Cash Holdings and Expected Managerial Agency Problems

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 42/2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Jan 2004
Ivalina Kalcheva and Karl V. Lins
University of California, Riverside and University of Utah - Department of Finance
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Citation 58

Abstract:

cash holdings, agency problems, corporate governance

International Evidence on Cash Holdings and Expected Managerial Agency Problems

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Nov 2006
Ivalina Kalcheva and Karl V. Lins
University of California, Riverside and University of Utah - Department of Finance

Abstract:

cash holdings, agency problems, corporate governance

International Evidence on Cash Holdings and Expected Managerial Agency Problems

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 1087-1112, 2007
Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Ivalina Kalcheva and Karl V. Lins
University of California, Riverside and University of Utah - Department of Finance

Abstract:

G32, G34, G35

Is Corporate Diversification Beneficial in Emerging Markets?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Sep 2001
Karl V. Lins and Henri Servaes
University of Utah - Department of Finance and London Business School
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Citation 68

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Corporate diversification, agency costs, governance, emerging markets

Is Corporate Diversification Beneficial in Emerging Markets?

Financial Management, Summer 2002
Posted: 21 May 2002
Karl V. Lins and Henri Servaes
University of Utah - Department of Finance and London Business School

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What Drives Corporate Liquidity? An International Survey of Cash Holdings and Lines of Credit

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2008
Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Peter Tufano
University of Utah - Department of Finance, London Business School and University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Citation 53

Abstract:

corporate liquidity, line of credit, cash holdings, investor protection

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Do Non-U.S. Firms Issue Equity On U.S. Stock Exchanges to Relax Capital Constraints?

AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Feb 2000
Karl V. Lins, Deon Strickland and Marc Zenner
University of Utah - Department of Finance, Arizona State University (ASU) - Finance Department and Citigroup, Inc. - Investment Banking Division
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Citation 101

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Changes in Equity Ownership and Changes in the Market Value of the Firm

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
John J. McConnell, Henri Servaes and Karl V. Lins
Purdue University, London Business School and University of Utah - Department of Finance
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Citation 32

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equity ownership, corporate governance

Changes in Equity Ownership and Changes in the Market Value of the Firm

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4411
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
John J. McConnell, Henri Servaes and Karl V. Lins
Purdue University, London Business School and University of Utah - Department of Finance
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Citation 32
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Executive stock purchases, firm value, insider ownership

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Concentrated Control, Analyst Following and Valuation: Do Analysts Matter Most When Investors are Protected Least?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Mark H. Lang, Karl V. Lins and Darius P. Miller
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business
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Citation 77

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Does Family Control Matter? International Evidence from the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 02 May 2013
Karl V. Lins, Paolo F. Volpin and Hannes F. Wagner
University of Utah - Department of Finance, City University London - Faculty of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Finance
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Citation 2

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blockholders, control, financial crisis, family

Does Fair Value Reporting Affect Risk Management? International Survey Evidence

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Ane Tamayo
University of Utah - Department of Finance, London Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Citation 5

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risk management, speculation, derivatives, fair values, financial reporting standards

Does Fair Value Reporting Affect Risk Management? International Survey Evidence

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 08 Jun 2011
Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Ane Tamayo
University of Utah - Department of Finance, London Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Abstract:

risk management, speculation, derivatives, fair values, financial reporting standards

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Does Active Management Pay? New International Evidence

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2011
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Utah - Department of Finance and AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 554 (38,003)
Citation 2

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international financial markets, investment management, emerging markets, active, passive, pension funds

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Do Institutional Investors Drive Corporate Social Responsibility? International Evidence

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2708589, 2nd Annual Financial Institutions, Regulation and Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2016
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Utah - Department of Finance, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and Bocconi University - Department of Finance
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Corporate Social Responsibility, Institutional Investors, Social Norms, Culture

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Concentrated Control, Analyst Following and Valuation: Do Analysts Matter Most when Investors are Protected Least?

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Jan 2004
Mark H. Lang, Karl V. Lins and Darius P. Miller
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business

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