Andrew Bird

Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Governance and Taxes: A Note on Methodology

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Andrew Bird and Stephen A. Karolyi
Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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Do Institutional Investors Demand Public Disclosure?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Andrew Bird and Stephen A. Karolyi
Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 848 (27,267)
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institutional ownership, disclosure policy, 8-K filings and characteristics, announcement returns

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Governance and Taxes: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 06 May 2016
Andrew Bird and Stephen A. Karolyi
Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 803 (29,407)
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governance, taxes, institutional ownership, regression discontinuity

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Strategic Disclosure Misclassification

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 May 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2018
Andrew Bird, Stephen A. Karolyi and Paul Ma
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and University of Minnesota
Downloads 629 (40,957)
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Information Overload; Materality Threshold; Disclosure Misclassification; Voluntary Disclosure; 8-K; Latent Dirichlet Allocation

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Taxes and Peer Effects

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2714468
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2017
Andrew Bird, Alexander Edwards and Thomas Ruchti
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 606 (43,038)
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effective tax rates, peer effects, taxes

6.

Political Uncertainty and Corporate Transparency

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 591 (44,523)
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Corporate Transparency, Political Uncertainty, Liquidity, Voluntary Disclosure, Earnings Forecasts

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Bias and the Efficacy of Stress Test Disclosures

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - Tepper School of Business
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regulatory disclosure, stress tests, CCAR, financial institutions

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That's What Friends are for: Audit Quality and Accounting Employee Affiliations with Audit Firms

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Andrew Bird, Nam Ho, Chan Li and Thomas Ruchti
Carnegie Mellon University, Brock University, University of Kansas and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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Non-executive accounting employees, Auditor alumni affiliations, Audit quality

9.

Understanding the 'Numbers Game'

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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earnings management, managerial myopia, structural estimation, financial reporting

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Does U.S. Foreign Earnings Lockout Advantage Foreign Acquirers?

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2550819
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of California-Irvine
Downloads 408 (70,706)
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Taxes, International, Acquisitions

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Short-Termism Spillovers from the Financial Industry

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, London Business School, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 355 (83,112)
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lending, short-termism, covenants, monitoring, spillovers, real effects

12.

Allies in the Break Room: The Effect of Accounting Alumni on Auditor Choice and the Hiring Agenda

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2017
Andrew Bird, Nam Ho and Thomas Ruchti
Carnegie Mellon University, Brock University and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 353 (83,643)
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Auditor choice, auditor retention, former employees, accounting alumni, affiliations, hiring

13.

Taxation and Executive Compensation: Evidence from Stock Options

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2016
Andrew Bird
Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 326 (91,503)

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14.

External Governance and Internal Resource Allocation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 289 (104,402)
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external governance, investment, internal capital markets

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Regulating Information

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 270 (112,195)
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political economy of regulation, financial markets, asymmetric information, cost of capital, capital allocation

16.

Lender Forbearance

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, London Business School, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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contract enforcement, financial covenants, credit cycles, external financing, reputation, creditor coordination

17.

Do Lenders Have Favorite Auditors?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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Enders, Auditor Choice, Financial Statement Verification, Contracting Efficiency, Matching

18.

The Burden of Being Public: Evidence from Local Labor Markets

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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initial public offerings, labor demand, compliance costs, regulation, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, JOBS Act

19.

Managerial Discretion, Matching, and the Market

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2019
Andrew Bird and Thomas Ruchti
Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 158 (186,222)

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managerial discretion, matching, value relevance, financial reporting

20.

Domestic Taxes and Inbound Acquisitions

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2016
Andrew Bird
Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 137 (209,289)
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international taxes, mergers and acquisitions

21.

Are Short Selling Restrictions Effective?

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 11 May 2019
Chapman University - Argyros School of Business & Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 78 (308,117)

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short selling, uptick rule, securities regulation, Rule 201, short selling restrictions

22.

The Real Effects of Accounting Standards

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jan 2018
Carnegie Mellon University, London Business School, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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information regulation, financial markets, debt contracting, corporate investment, internal sources of funds, payout policy

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Disclosure, Hold-up, and External Finance: Evidence from Private Firms

Posted: 26 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business

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voluntary disclosure, initial public offering, hold-up, private firms, loans