Martin J. Conyon

Bentley University

175 Forest Street

Waltham, MA 02145

United States

Wharton School, Center for Human Resources

Senior Fellow

3600 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (35)

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Are Us CEOS Paid More than UK CEOS? Inferences from Risk-Adjusted Pay

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2011
Martin J. Conyon, John E. Core and Wayne R. Guay
Bentley University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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CEO compensation, equity incentives, corporate governance, international comparisons

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Top Executive Dismissal, Ownership and Corporate Performance

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Mar 2002
Annita Florou and Martin J. Conyon
Bocconi University and Bentley University
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top executive turnover, firm performance, ownership

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CEO Turnover in China: The Role of Market-Based and Accounting Performance Measures

European Journal of Finance, 2012, iFirst: 1-24.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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China, Corporate Governance, CEO Turnover

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Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance in China

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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China, Executive Compensation, Incentives

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Shareholder Voting and Directors’ Remuneration Report Legislation: Say on Pay in the UK

AAA 2010 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Aug 2009
Martin J. Conyon and Graham Sadler
Bentley University and Coventry University
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Say on Pay, CEO pay, Shareholder voting

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Compensation Committees and CEO Compensation Incentives in Us Entrepreneurial Firms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 May 2004
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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Corporate governance, CEO compensation

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Compensation Consultants and Executive Pay: Evidence from the United States and the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 21 May 2008
Martin J. Conyon
Bentley University
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Compensation consultants

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CEO Compensation and Corporate Governance in China

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 May 2012
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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CEO Pay, Corporate Governance, China

CEO Compensation and Corporate Governance in China

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 20, Issue 6, pp. 575-592, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Nov 2012
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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Corporate Governance, CEO Pay, China, Wage Dynamics

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The Small World Network Structure of Boards of Directors

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2004
Martin J. Conyon and Mark R. Muldoon
Bentley University and University of Manchester - Department of Mathematics
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Corporate Governance, small worlds, Board of Directors

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Firm Performance and Boardroom Gender Diversity: A Quantile Regression Approach

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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Corporate Governance, Boardroom Gender Diversity, Firm Performance, Quantile Regression

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Lockdowns and COVID-19 Deaths in Scandinavia

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
Martin J. Conyon, Lerong He and Steen Thomsen
Bentley University, State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport and Copenhagen Business School
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COVID-19, Scandinavia, Lockdowns

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Shareholder Dissent on Say-on-Pay and CEO Compensation

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2016
Martin J. Conyon
Bentley University
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Say-on-pay; executive compensation

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Does Governance Quality Mitigate Horizon Effects? Investment Patterns Surrounding CEO Departures

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 May 2004
Annita Florou and Martin J. Conyon
Bocconi University and Bentley University
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Board of Directors, CEO Turnover, Investment Management, Stock Compensation

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Do Wages Rise or Fall Following Merger?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2004
Bentley University, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Mergers, acquisitions, panel data, wages, profits, employment

Do Wages Rise or Fall Following Merger?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Dec 2004
Bentley University, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Executive Compensation and Corporate Fraud in China

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jul 2013
Martin J. Conyon and Lerong He
Bentley University and State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport
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Executive Compensation, China

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Ranking Boards of Directors

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jan 2008
Martin J. Conyon and Mark R. Muldoon
Bentley University and University of Manchester - Department of Mathematics
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Social Networks, Boards of Directors

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The CEO Horizon Problem and Managerial Slack in China

Forthcoming: Management and Organization Review
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
Junxiong Fang, Lerong He and Martin J. Conyon
Fudan University - School of Management, State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport and Bentley University
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Horizon effect; Corporate Governance; China

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Ownership and Control: A Small-World Analysis

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jan 2008
Martin J. Conyon and Mark R. Muldoon
Bentley University and University of Manchester - Department of Mathematics
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Small worlds, corporate governance board of directors

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Superstar Chinese CEOs

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Feb 2014
Martin J. Conyon, Lerong He and Xin Zhou
Bentley University, State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport and Volatility Institute, NYU Shanghai
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Star CEO, Executive Compensation, CEO Turnover, China

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Shared Modes of Compensation and Firm Performance: UK Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w8448
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2010
Martin J. Conyon and Richard B. Freeman
Bentley University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The CEO-To-Employee Pay Gap: Evidence from UK Firms

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Sep 2016
Martin J. Conyon and Laura Read
Bentley University and theUKHighStreet.com LTD
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CEO pay; Employee Pay; Unions

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What Do Performance Appraisals Do?

NBER Working Paper No. w22400
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Peter Cappelli and Martin J. Conyon
University of Pennsylvania Wharton School - Center for Human Resources and Bentley University
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Book Reviews

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Jun 2003
Bernard Taylor, Rowan Jones and Martin J. Conyon
Henley Management College, University of Birmingham and Bentley University
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Book Reviews

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Mar 2005
University of Massachusetts at Amherst - College of Social and Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Bentley University, University of Nottingham, Arizona State University - Womens Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Department of Sociology, Claremont Colleges - Keck Graduate Institute and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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The Small World of Corporate Boards

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 33, Nos. 9-10, pp. 1321-1343, November/December 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Martin J. Conyon and Mark R. Muldoon
Bentley University and University of Manchester - Department of Mathematics
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Stock Option Exercise and Gift Exchange Relationships: Evidence for a Large Us Company

NBER Working Paper No. w16814
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2011
Peter Cappelli and Martin J. Conyon
University of Pennsylvania Wharton School - Center for Human Resources and Bentley University
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The Productivity and Wage Effects of Foreign Acquisition in the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2002
Bentley University, Nottingham University Business School, University of Leicester - Department of Economics and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
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Signaling via Earnings Downgrades: How Reputational Concerns Shape Analyst Responses to Corporate Fraud?

Forthcoming, Corporate Governance: An International Review
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Jun 2020
Lerong He, Martin J. Conyon and Jing Chen
State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport, Bentley University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Financial Analyst, Corporate Fraud, Reputation, Signaling, Codes of Ethics

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Broadcast Media and Asset Prices: The Effect of an Anti-Corruption Message in China

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Jul 2020
Martin J. Conyon, Xi Fu, Meng He and Zhifang Zhang
Bentley University, University of Liverpool, Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) and Warwick Business School
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Broadcast Media, Anti-corruption, China, Political Connections, Event study

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Do Compensation Consultants Drive Up CEO Pay? Evidence from UK Public Firms

British Journal of Management, Vol. 30, Issue 1, pp. 10-29, 2019
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
Bentley University, Lancaster University - Management School, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Marketing and Policy Studies, Coventry University and Warwick Business School
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Foreign Experience and CEO Compensation

Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Bentley University, Lancaster University - Management School, EDHEC Business School - Department of Accounting and Warwick Business School

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Foreign experience, corporate governance, executive compensation

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Star CEOs or Political Connections? Evidence from China's Publicly Traded Firms

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 42, Issue 3-4, pp. 412-443, 2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 May 2015
Martin J. Conyon, Lerong He and Xin Zhou
Bentley University, State University of New York (SUNY) College at Brockport and New York University (NYU) - New York University (NYU), Shanghai
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star CEO, political connections, executive compensation, China

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Executive Compensation and Board Governance in US Firms

The Economic Journal, Vol. 124, Issue 574, pp. F60-F89, 2014
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Feb 2014
Martin J. Conyon
Bentley University
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CEO Stock Option Contracts: UK Evidence

Posted: 30 Aug 2000
Martin J. Conyon
Bentley University

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The Prince and the Pauper: CEO Pay in the Us and UK

Posted: 30 Aug 2000
Kevin J. Murphy and Martin J. Conyon
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Bentley University

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