Michael Raith

University of Rochester - Simon Business School

Associate Professor of Economics and Management

Rochester, NY 14627

United States

http://works.bepress.com/michael_raith/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

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An Agency Theory of Conservative Accrual Accounting

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-11
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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incentive contracts, accrual accounting,conservatism, unconditional conservatism

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Citation 21

Specific Knowledge and Performance Measurement

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 04-02
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2008
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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contract theory, specific knowledge, performance measurement, incentives, risk, input- vs. output-based pay

Specific Knowledge and Performance Measurement

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4262
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Specific knowledge, performance measurement, incentives, risk, multitask agency model, input- vs output-based pay, distortion

Specific Knowledge and Performance Measurement

RAND Journal of Economics, Forthcoming, Simon School Working Paper No. FR 08-08
Posted: 04 Jul 2008
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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contract theory, specific knowledge, performance measurement, incentives, risk, input- vs. output-based pay

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Optimal Investment Under Financial Constraints: The Roles of Internal Funds and Asymmetric Information

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings; Institute of Financial Studies, Carlson School of Management, Working Paper No. 0103
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 May 2001
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Financial constraints, capital market imperfections, financial contracts, investment, net worth, investment-cash flow sensitivities

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Competition, Risk and Managerial Incentives

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Competition, Incentives, Risk, X-efficiency

Competition, Risk and Managerial Incentives

American Economic Review, Vol. 93, pp. 1425-1436, 2003
Posted: 15 Jan 2004
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Competition, Incentives, Risk, X-efficiency

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Resource Allocation and Firm Scope

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 06-16
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Jun 2006
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Theory of the firm, coordination, authority, incentives, strategic information transmission, hierarchy

Resource Allocation and Firm Scope

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2249
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Sep 2006
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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theory of the firm, coordination, authority, incentives, strategic information

Resource Allocation and Firm Scope

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5763
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Theory of the firm, coordination, authority, incentives, strategic information transmission

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Citation 42

The U-Shaped Investment Curve: Theory and Evidence

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 03-32
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
Paul Povel, W. Sean Cleary and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business, Saint Mary's University, Canada - Department of Finance, Information Systems & Management Science and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Financial constraints, capital market imperfections, financial contracts, investment, internal funds, investment-cash flow sensitivity

The U-Shaped Investment Curve: Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4206
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Feb 2004
Paul Povel, W. Sean Cleary and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business, Saint Mary's University, Canada - Department of Finance, Information Systems & Management Science and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Abuse of Authority and Hierarchical Communication

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Aug 2001
Michael Raith and Guido Friebel
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Goethe University Frankfurt
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Hierarchies, Strategic Recruiting, Internal Labor Markets, Abuse of Authority, Chain of Command

Abuse of Authority and Hierarchical Communication

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 35, No. 2, p. 224-244, Summer 2004
Posted: 15 Jan 2004
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Hierarchies, strategic recruiting, internal labor markets, abuse of authority, chain of command

Financial Constraints and Product Market Competition: Ex-Ante vs. Ex-Post Incentives

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 04-09
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Financial constraints, debt, product market competition

Financial Constraints and Product Market Competition: Ex-Ante vs. Ex-Post Incentives

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 22, No. 7, pp. 917-949, September 2004
Posted: 25 May 2004
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Financial constraints, debt, product market competition

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Optimal Incentives and the Time Dimension of Performance Measurement

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 08-04
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2009
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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optimal incentives, performance measurement, intertemporal consumption, informativeness, timeliness

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Citation 12

Optimal Debt with Unobservable Investments

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2001
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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financial contracting, security design, debt, bankruptcy, agency problems, moral hazard, risk-shifting, asset substitution

Optimal Debt with Unobservable Investments

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 35, No.3, Autumn 2004
Posted: 23 Jan 2004
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Financial contracting, security design, debt, bankruptcy, agency problems, moral hazard, risk-shifting, asset substitution

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Resource Allocation and Organizational Form

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Forthcoming, Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-13
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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theory of the firm, coordination,authority, incentives, strategic information transmission,hierarchy

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Managers, Training, and Internal Labor Markets

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 13-31
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2014
Guido Friebel and Michael Raith
Goethe University Frankfurt and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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human capital, internal labor markets, agency problems, multi-divisional firm, intra-firm mobility, careers, training, war for talent

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What are We Really Good At? Product Strategy with Uncertain Capabilities

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-27
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2017
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
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product strategy, capabilities, resource-based view of the firm

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Career Concerns of Bargainers

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Oct 2001
John Fingleton and Michael Raith
Republic of Ireland - Irish Competition Authority and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Delegated bargaining, Strategic bargaining, Reputation, Cheap talk, Career concerns, Expert model

Career Concerns of Bargainers

The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 179-204, 2005
Posted: 17 Jun 2004
John Fingleton and Michael Raith
Republic of Ireland - Irish Competition Authority and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Delegated bargaining, Strategic bargaining, Reputation, Cheap talk, Career concerns, Expert model

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Product Differentiation, Uncertainty and the Stability of Collusion

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. EI16
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Michael Raith
University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Open Covenants, Privately Arrived at

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Dec 2000
Michael Raith and John Fingleton
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Republic of Ireland - Irish Competition Authority
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Strategic bargaining, delegated bargaining, reputation, career concerns

Open Covenants, Privately Arrived at

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2709
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
John Fingleton and Michael Raith
Republic of Ireland - Irish Competition Authority and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Career concerns, delegated bargaining, reputation, strategic bargaining

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Liquidity Constraints, Production Costs and Output Decisions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2458
Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Paul Povel and Michael Raith
University of Houston - Department of Finance, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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