Scott C. Linn

University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business

Brock Chair and Professor of Finance, Research Director, Price College Energy Institute

307 West Brooks

Norman, OK 73019-4004

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  My current research focuses on topics related to energy finance and energy markets including the determinants of prices, price volatility, price discovery, and, resource allocation decisions by energy companies. I also have work in progress that focuses on agency problems and corporate governance topics,  ”

Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Corporate Governance and Executive Perquisites: Evidence from the New SEC Disclosure Rules

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2009
Angela B. Andrews, Scott C. Linn and Han Yi
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Korea University
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Perquisites (Perks), Agency Costs, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, the SEC regulation

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The Influence of Managerial Ownership on the Real Gains in Corporate Mergers and Market Revaluation of Merger Partners: Empirical Evidence

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Mar 2002
Department of Finance, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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Mergers, Operating Performance

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Vertical and Horizontal Agency Costs: Evidence from Public and Private Firms

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2016
Sridhar Gogineni, Scott C. Linn and Pradeep K. Yadav
The University of Tampa - John H. Sykes College of Business, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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Agency problems, agency costs, ownership, control

4.

The Corporate Sell-Off

Midland Corporate Finance Journal, pp. 17-26, Summer 1984
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 May 2006
Scott C. Linn and Michael S. Rozeff
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and SUNY at Buffalo - Department of Financial & Managerial Economics
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sell-offs, divestitures, synergy, mergers

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Evidence on the Determinants of Cash Holdings By Private and Public Companies

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Mar 2012
Sridhar Gogineni, Scott C. Linn and Pradeep K. Yadav
The University of Tampa - John H. Sykes College of Business, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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cash holdings, private firms, public firms

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The Effect of Voluntary Spin-Offs on Stock Prices: The Anergy Hypothesis

Advances in Financial Planning and Forecasting, pp. 265-292, 1985
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 May 2006
Scott C. Linn and Michael S. Rozeff
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and SUNY at Buffalo - Department of Financial & Managerial Economics
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spin-off, diseconomy, anergy, event study

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The Nature of Takeover Resistance: Aggressive Post-Offer Actions to Frustrate Takeover Bids vs. Passive Resistance

American Finance Association Meetings Working Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2016
Department of Finance, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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Takeover bid; Resistance; Corporate Governance; C.E.O. turnover

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Can the Stock Market Systematically Make Use of Firm- and Deal-Specific Factors When Initially Capitalizing the Real Gains from Mergers and Acquisitions?

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 1463
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Jul 2004
Department of Finance, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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Mergers, Operating Performance

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Fuzzy Inductive Reasoning and Nonlinear Dependence in Security Returns: Results from an Artificial Stock Market Environment

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Jun 2001
Scott C. Linn and Nicholas Tay
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of San Francisco
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Nonlinear Return Behavior, Learning, Fuzzy Logic, Induction, Stock Price Dynamics

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The Role of Financial Markets in Determining Physical Oil Prices: A Survey of the Literature

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 01 Oct 2012
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Energy Information Administration - US DOE, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Wichita State University - W. Frank Barton School of Business
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Oil prices, energy markets, energy derivatives, commodity index funds, speculation, arbitrage

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Price Dispersion in a Model with Middlemen and Oligopolistic Market Makers: A Theory and an Application to the North American Natural Gas Market

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Dec 2004
Jiandong Ju, Scott C. Linn and Zhen Zhu
University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Central Oklahoma - Department of Economics
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Oligopolistic market makers, middlement, price dispersion, North American natural gas market

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The Interaction Effects of CEO Power, Social Connections and Incentive Compensation on Firm Value

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Gary Caton, Jeremy Goh, Jinghao Ke and Scott C. Linn
Montana State University, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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CEO power, social connections, corporate governance

13.

Rumors in Financial Markets

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Sep 2011
Fan Chen, Scott C. Linn and Lawrence Berger
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New School for Social Research
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Rumors; Information transmission

14.

Open Market Share Repurchase Programs and Corporate Governance: Company Performance

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2016
Gary Caton, Jeremy Goh, Yen Teik Lee and Scott C. Linn
Montana State University, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Asia School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Corporate Payout, Share Repurchases, Corporate Governance

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Operating Performance Changes Associated with Corporate Mergers and the Role of Corporate Governance

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 1829-1841, October 2009
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Jun 2010
Department of Finance, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma Price College of Business
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Mergers, Corporate Governance, Operating Performance

16.

Arbitrage and Its Physical Limits

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 May 2017 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Purdue University - Division of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Limits to Arbitrage, Commodity Markets, Theory of Storage, Oil Futures Market, Physical Constraints, Cash-And-Carry Arbitrage

17.

Dynamics of Arbitrage

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Purdue University - Division of Finance, Energy Information Administration - US DOE and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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theory of storage, commodity markets, cash-and-carry arbitrage, financialization, spot oil markets, oil futures markets, oil storage

18.

EIA Storage Announcements, Analyst Storage Forecasts, and Energy Prices

The Energy Journal, Vol.40(5), 2019
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2019
Louis H. Ederington, Fang Lin, Scott C. Linn and Lisa Yang
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, Pittsburg State University - Kelce College of Business, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Montana State University - Bozeman
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Energy Market, Storage Forecasts, EIA Storage Reports

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A Model of Middlemen and Oligopolistic Market Makers

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2009
Jiandong Ju, Scott C. Linn and Zhen Zhu
University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Central Oklahoma - Department of Economics
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oligopolistic market makers; middlemen; intermediaries; price dispersion

20.

Characteristics of Petroleum Product Prices: A Survey

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Oct 2018
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Missouri State University - College of Business, Energy Information Administration - US DOE and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Petroleum Product Prices, Commodities, Energy Economics

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A Review of the Evidence on the Relation Between Crude Oil Prices and Petroleum Product Prices

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Oct 2018
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Missouri State University - College of Business, Energy Information Administration - US DOE and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Oil Prices, Petroleum Product Prices, Energy Economics, Commodities

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Equity Issuance, CEO Turnover and Corporate Governance

European Financial Management, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 515-538, September 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Oct 2005
Scott C. Linn, Patrick McColgan and David Hillier
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Strathclyde and University of Strathclyde - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Middlemen and Oligopolistic Market Makers

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 1-23, Spring 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Jiandong Ju, Scott C. Linn and Zhen Zhu
University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Central Oklahoma - Department of Economics
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Fuzzy Inductive Reasoning, Expectation Formation and the Behavior of Security Prices

J. of Economic Dynamics & Control, Vol. 25, No. 3-4, 2001
Posted: 09 Mar 2001
Nicholas Tay and Scott C. Linn
University of San Francisco and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business

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Expectations, Learning, Fuzzy Logic, Induction, Stock Price Dynamics