Abbie J. Smith

University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

Professor of Accounting

1101 East 58th Street

Graduate School of Business

Chicago, IL 60637-1561

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 28 Apr 2002
Robert M. Bushman and Abbie J. Smith
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 297

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Corporate governance; Financial accounting; Incentive contracts

Financial Accounting Information and Corporate Governance

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 32, Nos. 1-3, December 2001
Posted: 25 Oct 2001
Robert M. Bushman and Abbie J. Smith
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Corporate governance; Financial accounting; Incentive contracts

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Transparency, Financial Accounting Information, and Corporate Governance

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Robert M. Bushman and Abbie J. Smith
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 384

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financial accounting, corporate governance, transparency

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What Determines Corporate Transparency?

Journal of Accounting Research 2004 , 42 (2)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 194

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corporate transparency, international accounting, corporate governance, disclosure, law, political economy

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Financial Accounting Information, Organizational Complexity and Corporate Governance Systems

Journal of Accounting and Economics 37 (2004), 167-201
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Oct 2000 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
Robert M. Bushman, Qi Chen, Ellen Engel and Abbie J. Smith
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 150

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Corporate governance, corporate transparency, earnings timeliness, organizational complexity, diversification

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Investment Cash Flow Sensitivities Really Reflect Related Investment Decisions

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2012
Robert M. Bushman, Abbie J. Smith and Frank Zhang
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Yale School of Management
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Accruals, Cash flows, growth, investment-cash flow sensitivity

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Executives’ 'Off-the-Job' Behavior, Corporate Culture, and Financial Reporting Risk

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-24, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2014
Robert H. Davidson, Aiyesha Dey and Abbie J. Smith
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Harvard Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Executive frugality, legal infractions, financial reporting risk, corporate culture.

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An Analysis of the Relation between the Stewardship and Valuation Roles of Earnings

Journal of Accounting Research Volume 44 Number 1 March 2006, pp. 53-83
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 May 2000 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2017
Robert M. Bushman, Ellen Engel and Abbie J. Smith
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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An Empirical Investigation of Trends in the Absolute and Relative Use of Earnings in Determining Cash Compensation of CEOS

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Oct 1998
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration, Chicago Partners, LLC and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Insider Trading Restrictions and Analysts' Incentives to Follow Firms

Journal of Finance, Volume 60, February 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 48

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insider trading, analyst following, enforcement of laws

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CEO Materialism and Corporate Social Responsibility

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 16-11, Fama-Miller Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Jun 2016
Robert H. Davidson, Aiyesha Dey and Abbie J. Smith
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Harvard Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Executive materialism, corporate social responsibility, accounting profitability

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Price Discovery and Dissemination of Private Information by Loan Syndicate Participants

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 48 No. 5 December 2010
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Southern California
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Citation 16

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price discovery, syndicated loan market, private information in the loan market, institutional investors, earnings announcements, secondary loan market

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Bank CEO Materialism: Risk Controls, Culture and Tail Risk

Forthcoming, Journal of Accounting and Economics
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 May 2016 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2017
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Harvard Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Corporate Culture, Banks, Risk Management,Tail Risk

Capital Allocation and Timely Accounting Recognition of Economic Losses

Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting, Vol. 38, Nos. 1 & 2, 2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Jan 2011
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Investment, accounting, governance, timely loss recognition

Capital Allocation and Timely Accounting Recognition of Economic Losses

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 38, Nos. 1-2, pp. 1-33, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Citation 41
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investment, accounting, governance, timely loss recognition

Executives’ Legal Records and Insider Trading Activities

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 16-12, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jun 2016
Robert H. Davidson, Aiyesha Dey and Abbie J. Smith
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Harvard Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Legal infractions; insider trading; capital market information

Executives’ Legal Records and Insider Trading Activities

Fourth Annual Conference on Financial Market Regulation
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
Robert H. Davidson, Aiyesha Dey and Abbie J. Smith
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Harvard Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Legal infractions, insider trading; capital market information

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Hedge Fund Activism in the Corporate Bond Market: Evidence from Bondholders’ Responses to Delay in Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Apr 2018
Yu Gao, Abbie J. Smith and Xue Wang
University of St Thomas, Opus College of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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