Jean-Claude Cosset

HEC Montreal

Professor

3000, Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine

Montreal, Quebec H3T 2A7

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Postprivatization Corporate Governance: The Role of Ownership Structure and Investor Protection

FEEM Working Paper No. 37.2003
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 May 2003
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Jean-Claude Cosset
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 1,362 (9,586)
Citation 40

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Privatization, Performance

2.

Liberalization, Corporate Governance and the Performance of Newly Privatized Firms

3rd Annual Fin. Mkt. Dev. Conference, Hong Kong 2001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Jun 2001
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Jean-Claude Cosset
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 1,104 (13,640)
Citation 32

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3.

The Impact of Political Connections on Firms' Operation Performance and Financing Decisions

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Walid Saffar
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 523 (33,692)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Political connections, Performance, Event study

4.

The Choice of ADRs

Paris December 2007 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2008
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Anis Samet
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management
Downloads 430 (50,066)
Citation 5

Abstract:

ADR, bonding, governance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act

The Political Determinants of the Cost of Equity: Evidence from Newly Privatized Firms

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
Hamdi Ben Nasr, Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset
HEC Montreal, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and HEC Montreal
Downloads 151 (154,679)

Abstract:

Cost of Equity, Government Ownership, Political institutions, Privatization

The Political Determinants of the Cost of Equity: Evidence from Newly Privatized Firms

AFFI/EUROFIDAI, Paris December 2008 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
Hamdi Ben Nasr, Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset
HEC Montreal, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and HEC Montreal
Downloads 120 (186,358)

Abstract:

Privatization, Control structure, Political institutions, Cost of Equity

The Political Determinants of the Cost of Equity: Evidence from Newly Privatized Firms

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Mar 2010
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Hamdi Ben Nasr
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and HEC Montreal
Downloads 86 (235,604)

Abstract:

Cost of Equity, Control structure, Political institutions, Privatization

6.

Foreign Investor Participation in Privatizations: Does the Institutional Environment Matter?

EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2004
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and The Insurance Holding Company
Downloads 272 (86,326)
Citation 1

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Earnings Quality in Privatized Firms: International Evidence on the Role of State and Private Owners

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Oct 2012
Hamdi Ben‐Nasr, Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset
King Saud University - College of Business Administration, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and HEC Montreal
Downloads 169 (140,138)

Abstract:

ownership structure, corporate governance, earnings quality, abnormal accruals, privatization

Earnings Quality in Privatized Firms: International Evidence on the Role of State and Private Owners

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Jun 2012
Hamdi Ben‐Nasr, Narjess Boubakri and Jean-Claude Cosset
King Saud University - College of Business Administration, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and HEC Montreal
Downloads 34 (371,192)

Abstract:

Ownership Structure, Corporate Governance, Earnings Quality, Abnormal Accruals, Privatization

Political Uncertainty and Stock Market Returns: Evidence from the 1995 Quebec Referendum

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 05-31
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Nov 2005
Marie-Claude Beaulieu, Naceur Essaddam and Jean-Claude Cosset
Laval University - Centre de recherche en économie et finance appliquée (CRÉFA), Royal Military College of Canada - Department of Business Administration and HEC Montreal
Downloads 161 (146,268)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Political uncertainty, stock market returns, 1995 Québec referendum

Political Uncertainty and Stock Market Returns: Evidence from the 1995 Quebec Referendum

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 621-642, May 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 May 2006
Marie-Claude Beaulieu, Naceur Essaddam and Jean-Claude Cosset
Laval University - Centre de recherche en économie et finance appliquée (CRÉFA), Royal Military College of Canada - Department of Business Administration and HEC Montreal
Downloads 25 (412,049)
Citation 5

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9.

Does Cross-Listing in the US Foster Mergers and Acquisitions and Increase Target Shareholder Wealth?

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2010
Jean-Claude Cosset and Siham Meknassi
HEC Montreal and HEC Montreal
Downloads 184 (119,996)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cross-Listing, Mergers & Acquisitions, Governance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act

10.

The Role of State and Foreign Owners in Corporate Risk-Taking: Evidence from Privatization

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2012
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Walid Saffar
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 165 (124,588)

Abstract:

privatization, risk-taking, corporate governance

11.

The Political Economy of State Residual Ownership in Privatized Firms: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Paris December 2009 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2009
Omrane Guedhami, Jean-Claude Cosset, Narjess Boubakri and Walid Saffar
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, HEC Montreal, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 118 (178,795)
Citation 2

Abstract:

privatization, control structure, political institutions, performance

12.

Does Competition Matter for Corporate Governance? The Role of Country Characteristics

CIRPEE Working Paper 12-38
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Jean-Claude Cosset, Hyacinthe Y. Somé and Pascale Valery
HEC Montreal, Université de Sherbrooke and HEC Montreal
Downloads 113 (159,901)

Abstract:

Product Market Competition, Corporate Governance, Economic and Financial Development, Investor Protection

Does Competition Matter for Corporate Governance? The Role of Country Characteristics

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Oct 2013
Jean-Claude Cosset, Hyacinthe Y. Somé and Pascale Valery
HEC Montreal, Université de Sherbrooke and HEC Montreal
Downloads 104 (207,226)

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Competition, country characteristics

Does Competition Matter for Corporate Governance? The Role of Country Characteristics

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2016
Jean-Claude Cosset, Hyacinthe Y. Somé and Pascale Valery
HEC Montreal, Université de Sherbrooke and HEC Montreal
Downloads 4 (528,076)

Abstract:

Product Market Competition, Corporate Governance, Economic and Financial development, Investor Protection

14.

Do Political Institutions Affect the Choice of the U.S. Cross-Listing Venue?

Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Vol. 27, 2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Jean-Claude Cosset, Charles Martineau and Anis Samet
HEC Montreal, University of British Columbia, Sauder School of Business, Students and American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management
Downloads 92 (208,982)

Abstract:

Cross-listing, political institutions, legal institutions

15.

Are Cross-Listed Firms Superior Targets? Evidence from Short- and Long-Run Performance of US Bidders

Paris December 2011 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Oct 2011
Siham Meknassi and Jean-Claude Cosset
HEC Montreal and HEC Montreal
Downloads 84 (222,389)

Abstract:

Cross-listing, mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance, market integration, short- and long-run performance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act

16.

State Ownership, Political Institutions, and Stock Price Informativeness: Evidence from Privatization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Hamdi Ben‐Nasr and Jean-Claude Cosset
King Saud University - College of Business Administration and HEC Montreal
Downloads 71 (235,372)

Abstract:

Government Ownership; Political institutions; Privatization; Stock Price Informativeness

17.

The Political Economy of Residual State Ownership in Privatized Firms: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Oct 2009
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset, Omrane Guedhami and Walid Saffar
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 62 (272,620)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Privatization, Control structure, Political institutions, Performance, Emerging markets

International Cross-Listings and Subsequent Security-Market Choices: Evidence from ADRs

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Anis Samet
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management
Downloads 51 (314,368)

Abstract:

Cross-listing, financing, equity, debt, Sarbanes-Oxley

19.

Privatization and Natural Advantage

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2015
Jean-Claude Cosset, Art Durnev and Igor Oliveira dos Santos
HEC Montreal, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 11 (370,238)

Abstract:

Privatization, natural advantage, rent-seeking, agglomeration economies

20.

Credible Reforms and Stock Return Volatility: Evidence from Privatization

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jun 2015
Jean-Claude Cosset, Hyacinthe Y. Somé and Pascale Valery
HEC Montreal, Université de Sherbrooke and HEC Montreal
Downloads 10 (366,510)

Abstract:

Privatization, investor’s confidence, stock return volatility, political risk.

21.

Privatization in Developing Countries: Performance and Ownership Effects

Development Policy Review, Vol. 26, Issue 3, pp. 275-308, May 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2008
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Omrane Guedhami
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 7 (490,473)
Citation 14

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Credible Privatization and Market Sentiment: Evidence from Emerging Bond Markets

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 40, Issue 5, pp. 840-858, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Houcem Smaoui
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3 (508,361)
Citation 2

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The Determinants of Country Risk Ratings

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 135-142, 1991
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Jean-Claude Cosset and Jean Roy
HEC Montreal and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 3 (508,361)
Citation 16

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Political Risk and Foreign Exchange Rates: An Efficient-Market Approach

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 16, Issue 3, pp. 21-55, 1985
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Mar 2011
Jean-Claude Cosset and Bruno Doutriaux De La Rianderie
HEC Montreal and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2 (513,855)
Citation 1

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Political Risk and the Benefits of International Portfolio Diversification

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 26, Issue 2, pp. 301-318, 1995
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Jean-Claude Cosset and Jean-Marc Suret
HEC Montreal and Laval University
Downloads 1 (521,869)
Citation 5

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The Impact of Political Risk on the Volatility of Stock Returns: The Case of Canada

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 36, Issue 6, pp. 701-718, 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Marie-Claude Beaulieu, Jean-Claude Cosset and Naceur Essaddam
Laval University - Centre de recherche en économie et finance appliquée (CRÉFA), HEC Montreal and Royal Military College of Canada - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1 (521,869)
Citation 8

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Forward Rates as Predictors of Future Interest Rates in the Eurocurrency Market

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 13, Issue 3, pp. 71-83, 1982
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Jean-Claude Cosset
HEC Montreal
Downloads 1 (521,869)

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The Effect of International Acquisitions on Firm Leverage

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 Jun 2003
Imed Chkir and Jean-Claude Cosset
University of Ottawa and HEC Montreal

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 3    Citations: 0
1.

The Value of Risk Transfer in Mergers: Role of Country Legal Institutions and Large Shareholders

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2016
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal, University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business and Université de Sherbrooke
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Mergers and acquisitions, corporate risk-taking, corporate governance, investor protection, target premiums, ownership, cumulative abnormal returns