Aaron Yoon

Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management

Assistant Professor Donald P. Jacobs Scholar

2001 Sheridan Road

Evanston, IL 60208

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Corporate Sustainability: First Evidence on Materiality

The Accounting Review, Vol. 91, No. 6, pp. 1697-1724.
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of ManagementCauseway Capital Management, LLC, Harvard Business School and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
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sustainability, corporate social responsibility, investments, corporate performance

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Stock Price Reactions to ESG News: The Role of ESG Ratings and Disagreement

Forthcoming, Review of Accounting Studies
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2021
George Serafeim and Aaron Yoon
Downloads 4,148 (3,467)
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ESG; ESG (environmental, social, governance) performance; ESG (environmental/social/governance) performance; ESG disclosure; ESG ratings; ESG reporting; ESG disclosure metrics; sustainability; Investments; news; disagreement; rating disagreement; ratings

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Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issues

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Jody Grewal, George Serafeim and Aaron Yoon
Joseph L. Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto, Harvard Business School and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
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sustainability, shareholder activism, corporate performance, corporate social responsibility

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Analyzing Active Fund Managers' Commitment to ESG: Evidence from the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment

Forthcoming, Management Science
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2021
Soohun Kim and Aaron Yoon
College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
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ESG, SRI, UN PRI, Asset Manager, Mutual Funds, Greenwashing

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Which Corporate ESG News does the Market React to?

Forthcoming, Financial Analysts Journal, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 21-115
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
George Serafeim and Aaron Yoon
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ESG, information, news, market reaction

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Do high-ability managers choose ESG projects that create shareholder value? Evidence from employee opinions

Forthcoming, Review of Accounting Studies
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2022
Kyle Welch and Aaron Yoon
Downloads 1,569 (16,881)

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Leaders; Senior Managers; Sustainability; ESG; CSR; Investment Performance

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The Role of Private Disclosures in Markets with Weak Institutions: Evidence from Market Liberalization in China

The Accounting Review (2021) 96 (4): 433–455.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2021
Aaron Yoon
Downloads 1,133 (27,306)
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private disclosure; institutional investors; information intermediaries; emerging market; market liberalization; Shanghai-Hong Kong Connect

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Audit-Firm Profitability: Determinants and Implications for Audit Outcomes

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3848871
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2021 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2022
Texas Christian University, ESSEC Business School, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
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Auditing, Audit Firms, Audit-Firm Profitability, Key Audit Matters, Private Firms, Audit Quality, Audit Effort

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Sell-Side Analysts’ Assessment of Operational Risk: Evidence from Negative ESG Incidents

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Sep 2022
Min Park, Aaron Yoon and Tzachi Zach
University of Kansas - Accounting and Information Systems Area, Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems
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Analysts; ESG; Negative Incidents; Operational Risks

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The Evolution of ESG Reports and the Role of Voluntary Standards

Posted: 23 Sep 2022
Ethan Rouen, Kunal Sachdeva and Aaron Yoon
Harvard Business School, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management

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ESG Reports, SASB, Voluntary Disclosure, Textual Analysis, Topic Modelling

Other Papers (2)

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disclosure, reputation, credibility, institutional investors, market liberalization

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disclosure, reputation, credibility, institutional investors, market liberalization

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disclosure, reputation, credibility, institutional investors, market liberalization

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investment bank; reputation; credibility; signaling; institutional investors; emerging market; market liberalization; Shanghai-Hong Kong Connect