Eric de Bodt

Univ. Lille

Professor of Finance

1 place Déliot, BP381

59020 Lille Cedex

France

http://www.edebodt.net

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1.

CEO Narcissism and the Takeover Process: From Private Initiation to Deal Completion

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2012
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, SKEMA Business School and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 1,732 (8,669)
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mergers and acquisitions, takeover process, CEO, narcissism, hubris, overconfidence

Event Study Under Noisy Estimation Period

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Apr 2003
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Jean-Gabriel Cousin
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC)
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Event Study Under Noisy Estimation Period

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Jean-Gabriel Cousin
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC)
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The Emerging Role of the European Commission in Merger and Acquisition Monitoring: The Boeing / Mcdonnell Douglas Case #61623

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Aug 2000
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, University of Lille II and University of Lille I
Downloads 1,081 (18,289)
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mergers and acquisitions, regulation costs, concentration control, event studies

Corporate Serial Acquisitions: An Empirical Test of the Learning Hypothesis

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2008
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 543 (46,981)
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Learning, Hubris, CAR, M&A program, merger, acquisition

Serial Acquirer Bidding: An Empirical Test of the Learning Hypothesis

Paris December 2009 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI, Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2010
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 304 (94,627)
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Acquisitions program, Learning, Hubris, Bid premium

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Leasing Decision, Banking Debt and Moral Hazard

EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Apr 2001
Univ. Lille, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Lille II - GERME Research Center
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Legal Insider Trading and Market Efficiency

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 32, 2008
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 21 May 2015
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Hervé Van Oppens
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Department of Business Administration (IAG) - Finance Unit
Downloads 800 (28,391)
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Legal insider trading; Market efficiency; Order imbalance; Price discovery

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Is European M&A Regulation Protectionist?

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 2318
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jul 2004
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 758 (30,052)
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merger and acquisition regulation protectionism

Is European M&A Regulation Protectionist?

Economic Journal, Vol. 117, No. 522, pp. 1096-1121, July 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jul 2007
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 26 (481,880)
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Learning, Hubris and Corporate Serial Acquisitions

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 May 2005
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 765 (30,156)
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hubris, learning, mergers and acquisitions, CEO, CAR

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A Short Note on the Hamada Formula

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Apr 2007
Michel Levasseur and Eric de Bodt
University of Lille II and Univ. Lille
Downloads 684 (35,192)
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beta, Hamada, cost of capital, leverage

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Market Response to European Regulation of Business Combinations

UCLA Working Paper 12-01; EFMA 2002 London Meetings; EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Nov 2001
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 662 (36,740)
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Credit Rationing, Customer Relationship and the Number of Banks: An Empirical Analysis

EFMA 2002 London Meetings; EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jun 2002
University of Lille II - University of Lille LSMRC & ISA, Univ. Lille and University of Lille II - GERME Research Center
Downloads 574 (43,740)
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credit rationing, customer relationship, bank pool, small business financing

Credit Rationing, Customer Relationship and the Number of Banks: An Empirical Analysis

European Financial Management, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 195-228, March 2005
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Mar 2005
Univ. Lille, University of Lille II - GERME Research Center and University of Lille II - University of Lille LSMRC & ISA
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Assessing the Power and Size of the Event Study Method Through the Decades

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2007
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Jean-Gabriel Cousin
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC)
Downloads 493 (53,727)
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Event Study, Idiosyncratic Risk

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Negotiations Under the Threat of an Auction

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 98, pp. 241-245, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2010
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 480 (55,620)
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Merger Negotiations, Latent Competition, Auction Costs, Bid Premium

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Probability of Informed Trading? Some Evidences Around Corporate Events

EFMA 2003 Helsinki Meetings
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Apr 2003
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, University of Toulouse 1 and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Department of Business Administration (IAG) - Finance Unit
Downloads 472 (56,863)
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probability of informed based trading, mergers and acquisitions, corporate events

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The Information Impact of the European Commission Interventions in the Field of Merger and Acquisition Monitoring: The Economics Behind Information Flow Coming to the Market

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 May 2001
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Michel Levasseur
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and University of Lille II
Downloads 408 (67,877)
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heterogeneity, flow of information, event studies, (G)ARCH

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Credit Decisions and Adverse Selection: An Empirical Study of Banking Behavior

EFMA 2000 Athens
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Nov 2000
University of Lille II - University of Lille LSMRC & ISA, Univ. Lille and University of Lille II - GERME Research Center
Downloads 383 (73,114)

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Contract theory, credit decision, customer relationships, adverse selection

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Empirical Evidence of Overbidding in M&A Contests

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Eric de Bodt, Jean-Gabriel Cousin and Richard Roll
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 377 (74,487)

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mergers and acquisitions, hubris hypothesis, overbidding

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Legal Insider Trading and Stock Market Reaction: Evidence from the Netherlands

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/67
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, Belgium Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission (CBFA) and Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
Downloads 373 (75,380)
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Insider Trading

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Do Financial Markets Care about SRI? Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2010
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Jean-Gabriel Cousin
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC)
Downloads 370 (76,094)
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Socially responsible investments, merger and acquisition, event study, abnormal returns

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Is There Information Leakage Around Business Combinations on the French Market?

EFMA 2002 London Meetings
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Mar 2002
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Fany Declerck
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and University of Toulouse 1
Downloads 365 (77,322)
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Mergers and Acquisitions, hidden order, informed trading, bid-ask spread, information leakage

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MicroHoo: Deal Failure, Industry Rivalry, and Sources of Overbidding

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2014
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 360 (78,568)

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Merger theories, Abnormal returns, Irrational overbidding, Rational overbidding

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Learning from Repetitive Acquisitions: Evidence from the Time between Deals

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2012
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 345 (82,559)
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Acquisitions program, Learning, Integration costs, Time between successive deals

Market Reactions to European Merger Regulation: A Reexamination of the Protectionism Hypothesis

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Nov 2011
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, Univ. Lille Nord de France - SKEMA Business School and California Institute of Technology
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mergers and acquistions, regulation, protectionism

Market Reactions to European Merger Regulation: A Reexamination of the Protectionism Hypothesis

29th International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI) 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Oct 2012
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, Univ. Lille Nord de France - SKEMA Business School and California Institute of Technology
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Market Reactions to European Merger Regulation: A Reexamination of the Protectionism Hypothesis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, Univ. Lille Nord de France - SKEMA Business School and California Institute of Technology
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mergers and acquistions, regulation, protectionism, event study

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The Eads Take-Off: An Investigation Through Stock Markets' Reactions

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Laurent Liagre
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and University of Valenciennes
Downloads 252 (116,142)
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Mergers and acquisition, state ownership, event studies

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Mergers and Acquisitions Across Cultures

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2015
IÉSEG School of Management, Univ. Lille and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 245 (119,480)

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Mergers & Acquisitions (M&As), Culture Clusters, Cross-Cultural M&As, M&A Deals Completion, Cultural Dimensions

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The Information Content of Trade Credit

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille, Université de Lille Nord de France – European Center for Corporate Control Studies and University of Lille II - University of Lille LSMRC & ISA
Downloads 237 (123,547)
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Trade credit, Signaling, Z-score, Long-run abnormal returns

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Assessing the Power and the Size of the Event Study Method Through the Decades

Finance International Meeting AFFI-EUROFIDAI, Paris, December 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Dec 2007
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt and Jean-Gabriel Cousin
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Univ. Lille and Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC)
Downloads 221 (132,386)
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event study, idiosyncratic risk

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International Trade and Propagation of Merger Waves

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2018
IÉSEG School of Management, Univ. Lille and University of Washington
Downloads 207 (140,900)

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International Trade Merger Waves

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Trade Credit as a Signal of Quality

AFFI/EUROFIDAI, Paris December 2008 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Oct 2008
Univ. Lille, University of Lille II - GERME Research Center and University of Lille II - University of Lille LSMRC & ISA
Downloads 199 (146,165)
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trade credit, signaling

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The Equilibrium Assignment of Narcissistic CEOs to Firms

Paris December 2015 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Univ. Lille, SKEMA Business School, SKEMA Business School - Lille Campus and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 188 (154,083)

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CEO narcissism, compensation, governance

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Rival Reactions – Do Value-Increasing Mergers Bolster Monopoly Rents for Strong Rivals?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2014
Eric de Bodt and Richard Roll
Univ. Lille and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 169 (169,396)

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Mergers and acquisitions, industry rivals, market power, competitive pressure

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Using Self-Organizing Maps to Adjust Intra-Day Seasonality

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 May 2005 Last Revised: 03 May 2013
Walid Ben Omrane and Eric de Bodt
Brock University - Department of Finance, Operations and Information Systems (FOIS) and Univ. Lille
Downloads 163 (174,771)

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foreign exchange market, self-organizing maps, seasonality, high frequency data

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M&A Outcomes and Willingness to Sell

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2012
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and École des sciences de la gestion - Université du Québec à Montréal
Downloads 111 (237,917)

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Willingness to sell, Mergers and Acquisitions, Bid Premium, Deal Completion

M&A Outcomes and Willingness to Sell

29th International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI) 2012
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2012
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and École des sciences de la gestion - Université du Québec à Montréal
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Willingness to sell, Mergers and Acquisitions, Bid Premium, Deal Completion

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Did the Euro Increase Systemic Risk?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jul 2013
Univ. Lille, University of Lille II - GERME Research Center and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 136 (202,977)

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systemic risk, euro, monetary union

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The Full Stock Payment Marginalization in M&A Transactions

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2015
Eric de Bodt, Jean-Gabriel Cousin and Richard Roll
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and California Institute of Technology
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mergers and acquisitions, method of payment, pooling of interest, purchase

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Corporate Rivalry and Return Comovement

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 3218544
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2018
Eric de Bodt, B. Espen Eckbo and Richard Roll
Univ. Lille, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and California Institute of Technology
Downloads 120 (223,668)

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Return co-movement, competitive shocks, rival reactions, differentiation, M&As

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Competition and Innovation in the Banking Industry

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Mar 2018
Eric de Bodt, Hong Tram Dang and Frédéric Lobez
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and Université de Lille Nord de France – European Center for Corporate Control Studies
Downloads 103 (251,232)

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innovation, banking industry, competition

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Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2018
Riccardo Calcagno, Eric de Bodt and Irina Demidova
EMLYON Business School, Univ. Lille and École des sciences de la gestion - Université du Québec à Montréal
Downloads 79 (295,237)

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Mergers Negotiations, Negotiation Duration, Potential Competition

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Firm Uncertainty and Financial Analysts' Activity

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC), Univ. Lille and University of Lille II
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Financial analysts, Uncertainty, Implied volatility

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The Paulson Plan’s Competitive Effects

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 May 2011
Eric de Bodt, Frédéric Lobez and Junyao Zhang
Univ. Lille, Université de Lille Nord de France – European Center for Corporate Control Studies and SKEMA Business School - Lille Campus
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TARP, Paulson Plan, Competition

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Firm Uncertainty and Financial Analysts’ Activity

International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI), May 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 May 2011
Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC), Univ. Lille and University of Lille II
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Financial analysts, Uncertainty, Implied volatility

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Improved Method for Detecting Acquirer Skills

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Mar 2016
Eric de Bodt, Jean-Gabriel Cousin and Richard Roll
Univ. Lille, Université Lille Nord de France - Lille School of Management Research Center (LSMRC) and California Institute of Technology
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mergers and acquisitions, skills, attrition, panel data

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The Paulsons Plan's Competitive Effects

Paris December 2011 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Frédéric Lobez, Eric de Bodt and Junyao Zhang
Université de Lille Nord de France – European Center for Corporate Control Studies, Univ. Lille and SKEMA Business School - Lille Campus
Downloads 39 (411,414)

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TARP, the Paulson plan, Competition

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Paulson Plan Credits

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Feb 2014
Univ. Lille, Université de Lille Nord de France – European Center for Corporate Control Studies and SKEMA Business School
Downloads 27 (463,195)

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Systemic Risk, Paulson Plan, Capital Purchase Program, CoVaR