Omrane Guedhami

University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business

Columbia, SC

United States

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Scholarly Papers (124)

1.

Does Corporate Social Responsibility Affect the Cost of Capital?

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 35, Issue 9, pp. 2388-2406, September 2011
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business
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Cost of equity capital, Corporate social responsibility

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The Dark Side of Globalization: Evidence from the Impact of COVID-19 on Multinational Companies

Journal of International Business Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2022
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Oklahoma and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 1,828 (16,825)
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Coronavirus; COVID-19; pandemic; multinational corporation; international diversification; corporate governance; financial crisis; healthcare crisis; economic performance; business efficiency; government response; government efficiency

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Policy Uncertainty and Accounting Quality

The Accounting Review
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Yongtae Kim and Hyo Jin Yoon
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 1,492 (23,003)
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economic policy uncertainty; accounting quality; earnings management; investor attention; monitoring; press freedom

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

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 1,474 (23,426)
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Corporate Governance, Privatization, Performance

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Liberalization, Corporate Governance and the Performance of Newly Privatized Firms

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 1,197 (31,814)
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National Culture and the Value Implication of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Marketing, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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corporate governance; firm value; hierarchical linear model; individualism; national culture; uncertainty avoidance

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Citation 58

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Management Science
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 749 (60,234)
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Sep 2015
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 130 (386,497)
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Nov 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 123 (403,595)
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

Corporate Environmental Responsibility and the Cost of Capital: International Evidence

Journal of Business Ethics
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hakkon Kim and Kwangwoo Park
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, KAIST College of Business and College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Downloads 684 (68,050)
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Corporate environmental responsibility; Firm risk; Cost of equity capital

Corporate Environmental Responsibility and the Cost of Capital: International Evidence

Journal of Business Ethics, forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hakkon Kim and Kwangwoo Park
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, KAIST College of Business and College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Downloads 258 (209,787)
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Corporate environmental responsibility, Cost of equity capital, Firm risk

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Economic Policy Uncertainty and Bank Liquidity Hoarding

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 892 (48,273)
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economic policy uncertainty, bank, liquidity creation

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Corporate Governance and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from U.S. Cross-listing

The Accounting Review
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2023
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, West Virginia University - Department of Finance and West Virginia University
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cross-listing, tax avoidance, corporate governance, shareholder protection

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Political Connections and the Cost of Equity Capital

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 814 (54,664)
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Political Connections, Corporate Governance, Cost of Capital

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Does CSR Matter in Times of Crisis? Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic  

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2023
Kee-Hong Bae, Sadok El Ghoul, Zhaoran Gong and Omrane Guedhami
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) - International Business School Suzhou and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 810 (55,012)
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Stakeholder welfare vs. shareholder value; Corporate social responsibility; Stock return performance; COVID-19 crisis; Valuation channels

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Citation 14

Auditor Choice in Politically Connected Firms

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Omrane Guedhami, Jeffrey Pittman and Walid Saffar
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Auditor Choice, Political Connection, Corporate Governance

Auditor Choice in Politically Connected Firms

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 05 Mar 2014
Omrane Guedhami, Jeffrey Pittman and Broken Account
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance

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Auditor Choice, Political Connection, Corporate Governance

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External versus Internal Monitoring: The Importance of Multiple Large Shareholders and Families to Auditor Choice in Western European Firms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2018
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University
Downloads 706 (66,062)
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auditor choice, ownership structure, corporate governance, Western Europe

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National Culture and the Value Implications of Corporate Environmental and Social Performance

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2021
Dale W. Griffin, Omrane Guedhami, Kai Li and Guangli Lu
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Marketing, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
Downloads 655 (72,698)
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individualism; national culture; environmental performance; social performance; firm value; internationalization; hierarchical linear model

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Does Corporate Social Responsibility Reduce the Costs of High Leverage? Evidence from Capital Structure and Product Market Interactions

Journal of Banking and Finance
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Corporate social responsibility; Costs of high leverage; Stakeholder theory of capital structure

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Policy Uncertainty, Investment, and the Cost of Capital

Journal of Financial Stability
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Hamburg
Downloads 567 (87,245)
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Economic Uncertainty, Policy Uncertainty, Investment, Cost of Capital

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New Evidence on the Role of the Media in Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Business Ethics
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Robert C. Nash and Ajay Patel
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Wake Forest University and Wake Forest University, School of Business
Downloads 562 (88,043)
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Corporate Social Responsibility; Media Freedom; Corporate Governance; Corporate Reputation

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Does Information Asymmetry Matter to Equity Pricing? Evidence from Firms’ Geographic Location

Contemporary Accounting Research
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Memorial University and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
Downloads 547 (91,128)
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Cost of equity capital, information asymmetry, geography location

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Business Ethics Issues in Finance: Challenges and Recommendations

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jun 2022
Omrane Guedhami, Hao Liang and Greg Shailer
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and ANU College of Business and Economics
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Finance, Business Ethics

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Foreign Institutional Investors, Legal Origin, and Corporate Greenhouse Gas Emissions Disclosure

Journal of Business Ethics
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Leuphana University Lüneburg
Downloads 523 (96,513)
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Institutional investors, foreign ownership, legal origin, corporate environmental responsi-bility, carbon disclosure, firm value

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Board Reforms and Dividend Policy: International Evidence

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2023
Kee-Hong Bae, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Xiaolan Zheng
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
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Multiple Large Shareholders, Control Contests, and Implied Cost of Equity

AFFI/EUROFIDAI, Paris December 2008 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
Najah Attig, Omrane Guedhami and Dev R. Mishra
Dalhousie University, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business
Downloads 505 (100,726)
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corporate governance, multiple large shareholders, cost of equity

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Dividends and Economic Policy Uncertainty: International Evidence

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Xiaolan Zheng
Dalhousie University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
Downloads 503 (101,203)
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Dividends; Economic policy uncertainty; Corporate governance; International

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Firm Internationalization and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 134, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Dalhousie University, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 458 (112,971)
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Corporate international diversification; corporate social performance; institutional environments

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Cross-Country Evidence on the Importance of Big Four Auditors to Equity Pricing: The Mediating Role of Legal Institutions

Accounting, Organizations and Society
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University
Downloads 454 (114,145)
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Audit Quality, Corporate Governance, Cost of Equity

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Family Control and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Banking and Finance
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
Downloads 435 (120,075)
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Family control, corporate social responsibility (CSR), agency theory, institutions, East Asia

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Corporate Capital Structure and Firm Value: International Evidence on the Special Roles of Bank Debt

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2021
Allen N. Berger, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jiarui Guo
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Capital structure, banks, bank specialness, debt finance, debt intensity

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State Ownership and Corporate Cash Holdings

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA)
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 428 (122,404)
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Privatization; government ownership; cash holdings; institutions; value of cash

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Country-Level Institutions, Firm Value, and the Role of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Yongtae Kim
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
Downloads 418 (125,787)
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Institutions, Institutional void, Corporate social responsibility, Transaction costs, Firm value

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Cross-Listing and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, West Virginia University - Department of Finance, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
Downloads 410 (128,576)
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Cross-listing, corporate social responsibility (CSR), bonding theory, institutions

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Institutional Investment Horizons and Firm Valuation Around the World

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 May 2019 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Leuphana University Lüneburg
Downloads 390 (136,086)
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Institutional investors, investment horizon, foreign investors, international corporate governance, firm value

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Zero-Leverage Puzzle: An International Comparison

Review of Finance
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
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Capital structure, Debt financing, Zero leverage, Informal institutions

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Where do Local and Foreign Investors Lose Their Edge? The Mediating Role of State Ownership in Shaping Their Relative Informational Advantage

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2019
University of San Francisco - School of Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and Memorial University
Downloads 316 (171,185)
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State Ownership; Local Institutional Investors; Foreign Institutional Investors; Information Asymmetries; Monitoring

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

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 Graduate School of Business, Arab Academy for Science and Technology
Downloads 309 (175,229)
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Board Ancestral Diversity and Voluntary Greenhouse Gas Emission Disclosure

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Leuphana University Lüneburg
Downloads 305 (177,621)
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climate change, greenhouse gas emission disclosure, board of directors, board diversity, ancestry

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Geographic Deregulation and Banks’ Cost of Equity Capital

Journal of International Money and Finance
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Bank Deregulation, Cost of Equity Capital, Risk, Acquisitions, M&As, Market Discipline.

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The Market Value of Government Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 May 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 286 (190,694)
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Government Control; Financial Crises; Corporate Valuation

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Do State and Foreign Ownership Affect Investment Efficiency? Evidence from Privatizations

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
Downloads 283 (192,030)
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privatization, investment efficiency, corporate governance

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Liquidity Creation Performance and Financial Stability Consequences of Islamic Banking: Evidence from a Multinational Study

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 274 (199,251)
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Islamic Banks; Bank Liquidity Creation; Financial Stability

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International Evidence on State Ownership and Trade Credit: Opportunities and Motivations

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 30 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 269 (203,006)
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Privatization, state ownership, trade credit, formal institutions, informal institutions, financial market development

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Universal Banking Powers and Liquidity Creation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2024
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, American University of Sharjah (AUS), University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance and School of Business, Renmin University of China
Downloads 259 (210,055)
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Universal banks, Universal banking powers, Liquidity creation, International finance, International regulatory arbitrage

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Corporate Governance and Cash Holdings: Evidence from Worldwide Board Reforms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2020
West Virginia University, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, West Virginia University and West Virginia University, Department of Finance
Downloads 259 (210,055)
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Board reforms; cash holdings; institutions; value of cash

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State Ownership and Stock Liquidity: Evidence from Privatization

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 252 (215,769)
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Privatization, government ownership, stock liquidity, valuation, cost of capital

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Cross-Country Evidence on the Importance of Auditor Choice to Corporate Debt Maturity

Contemporary Accounting Research
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University and University of Victoria
Downloads 240 (226,334)
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Audit quality, corporate governance, legal institutions, debt maturity

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State Ownership and Debt Structure

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Privatization; government/state ownership; debt structure; institutional environments

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The Choice Between Private and Public Capital Markets: The Importance of Disclosure Standards and Auditor Discipline to Countries Divesting State-Owned Enterprises

Paris December 2007 Finance International Meeting AFFI-EUROFIDAI Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Jeffrey Pittman and Omrane Guedhami
Memorial University and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 235 (232,059)
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privatization methods, disclosure, auditor discipline, corporate governance

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Institutional Investors and Corporate Environmental Costs: The Roles of Investment Horizon and Investor Origin

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Environmental costs; sustainability; institutional investors; investment horizon; foreign investors; cost of equity

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Social Capital and Mortgages

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2023
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Stanford University and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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consumer credit, mortgage approval, screening, loan performance, social capital, interpersonal connections, trust, banks, fintech

Social Capital and Mortgages

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 23-23
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Oct 2023
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Stanford University and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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consumer credit, mortgage approval, screening, loan performance, social capital, interpersonal connections, trust, banks, fintech

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The Role of Creditor Rights on Capital Structure and Product Market Interactions: International Evidence

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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creditor rights; capital structure; product market performance; financial systems

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Is Privatization a Socially Responsible Reform?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Privatization, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Ownership Structure, Institutions

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The Global Financial Crisis, Family Control and Dividend Policy

Financial Management
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Dalhousie University, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Family control, Agency costs, Dividend policy, East Asia, Financial crisis

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Do Multiple Large Shareholders Play a Corporate Governance Role? Evidence from East Asia

Journal of Financial Research, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Dalhousie University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Corporate governance, Multiple large shareholders, Corporate valuation

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The Impacts of Competition on Bank Risk: Evidence from Geographic Bank Deregulation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2022
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Department of Finance
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Deregulation, Risk, Intrastate Branching, Interstate Banking, Interstate Branching, Diversification, Competition.

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National Culture and Corporate Debt Maturity

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, 2012
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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G32, Z10

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National Culture and Privatization: The Relationship between Collectivism and Residual State Ownership

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2015
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Privatization; national culture; corporate governance; performance

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Institutional Investment Horizons and the Cost of Equity Capital

Financial Management
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 17 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Dalhousie University, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 209 (257,916)

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Cost of equity, Institutional investment horizons, Corporate governance

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Creditor Rights and Capital Structure: Evidence from International Data

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Nov 2013
Seong-Soon Cho, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jungwon Suh
Korea Exchange (KRX), University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Creditor rights, Investor protection, Capital structure, Bankruptcy

59.

The Sustainability Committee and Environmental Disclosure: International Evidence

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2024
Saint Mary's University, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Sustainability committee; environmental disclosure; GHG emissions disclosure

60.

In the CEO We Trust: Negative Effects of Trust between the Board and the CEO

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2023
Kee-Hong Bae, Sadok El Ghoul, Zhaoran Gong and Omrane Guedhami
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) - International Business School Suzhou and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Board of Directors, Board–CEO Trust, Corporate Board Governance, Mergers and Acquisition

61.

Zombie Firms: Prevalence, Determinants, and Corporate Policies

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Zhengwei Fu and Omrane Guedhami
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 194 (276,011)
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Zombie firms; Debt enforcement; Corporate policies

62.

Governance and Leverage: International Evidence

The Financial Review, forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2022
Hamdi Driss, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and John K. Wald
Saint Mary's University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Texas at San Antonio
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Who Wins and Who Loses from Bank Geographic Deregulation? Analysis of Financially Constrained and Unconstrained Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Bank Deregulation, Economic Growth, Financial Constraints, Large Firms, Small Firms

64.

Institutional Investment Horizon and Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, 2012
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Dalhousie University, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Institutional investors, Investment horizon, Corporate governance

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The Governance Role of Multiple Large Shareholders: Evidence from the Valuation of Cash Holdings

Journal of Management & Governance, Vol. 17, 2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Nov 2013
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Sorin Rizeanu
Dalhousie University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Victoria
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corporate governance, multiple large shareholders, cash holdings, firm performance

66.

National Culture and Bank Liquidity Creation

Journal of Financial Stability, Vol. 64, No. 101086, 2023
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, School of Economic & Trade, Hunan University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
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Bank liquidity, Bank risk, National culture

67.

Do Foreign Institutional Investors Affect International Contracting? Evidence from Bond Covenants

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2023
Lehigh University - College of Business, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Institutional ownership, foreign investors, bond covenants, corporate governance

68.

Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Market Economies: Determinants, Consequences, and Future Research Directions

Emerging Markets Review
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Corporate Social Responsibility; Emerging Markets; Determinants; Valuation; Cost of Capital

69.

The Effects of Analyst Forecast Properties and Country-Level Institutions on the Cost of Debt

Journal of Financial Research
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management
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Analyst Forecasts, Disclosure, Creditor Rights, Cost of Debt

70.

Institutional Investment Horizons, Corporate Governance, and Credit Ratings: International Evidence

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Saint Mary's University, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Institutional ownership; investment horizons; corporate governance; credit ratings

71.

Event Studies in International Finance Research

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 May 2022 Last Revised: 04 May 2022
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Sattar Mansi and Oumar Sy
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Tech and Dalhousie University
Downloads 158 (331,812)
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Event studies; international finance; stock markets; bond markets

72.

Does Social Trust Affect International Contracting? Evidence from Foreign Bond Covenants

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 16 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Paul Brockman, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Ying Zheng
Lehigh University - College of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Informal Institutions; Social Trust; Formal Institutions; Corporate Governance; Contracts; Covenants

73.

Does Climate Change Exposure Matter to Stakeholders? Evidence from the Costs of High Leverage

Review of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Huan Kuang and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Bryant University and Bryant University
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climate finance; climate risk; capital structure; product market performance; stakeholders

74.

National Culture and Profit Reinvestment: Evidence from Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises

Financial Management
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Liang Shao
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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National Culture, Profit Reinvestment, Small Firms, Emerging Markets, Economic Development

75.

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
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
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privatization, control structure, political institutions, performance

76.

Does Religion Matter to Equity Pricing?

Journal of Business Ethics
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Memorial University and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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Religion, Cost of Equity Capital, Investor Protection, Corporate Governance

77.

Economic Policy Uncertainty and Insider Trading

The Journal of Financial Research
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 17 May 2022 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Wake Forest University and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Insider trading, economic policy uncertainty, corporate governance, signaling

78.

The Corporate Governance Consequences of Small Shareholdings: Evidence from Sovereign Wealth Fund Cross-Border Investments

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of St Thomas
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Firm Inflexibility and the Implied Cost of Equity

Finance Research Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Zhengwei Fu, Omrane Guedhami and Samir Saadi
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Ottawa - Telfer School of Management
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Firm inflexibility, Cost of equity

Firm Inflexibility and the Implied Cost of Equity

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Zhengwei Fu, Omrane Guedhami and Samir Saadi
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Ottawa - Telfer School of Management
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Firm inflexibility, Cost of equity

80.

National Culture and the Choice of Exchange Rate Regime

Journal of International Money and Finance
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
School of Economic & Trade, Hunan University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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national culture; individualism/collectivism; exchange rate regime; economic growth

81.

Post-Privatization State Ownership and Bank Risk-Taking: Cross-Country Evidence

Journal of Corporate Finance
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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privatization; state ownership; risk-taking; institutions; regulations

82.

Bank Systemic Risk around COVID-19: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2021
Nankai University - School of Finance, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Nankai University - School of Finance and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
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Banking, COVID-19, International, Systemic risk, Regulation, Informal institutions

83.

Are Insiders Equal? Evidence from Earnings Management in Closely Held East Asian Firms

Research in International Business and Finance
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Dalhousie University, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Memorial University
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Family Conglomerates, Earnings Management, Comparative Accounting Systems and Practice, Real Activities Manipulation, Corporate Governance, East Asia

84.

Collectivism and Corruption in Bank Lending

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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Banking and Finance, National Culture, Corruption

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Social Trust and Firm Innovation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) - International Business School Suzhou, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Xiamen University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Trust, corporate innovation, innovation output, innovation input

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

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Oct 2009
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
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Privatization, Control structure, Political institutions, Performance, Emerging markets

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Geographic Location, Foreign Ownership, and Cost of Equity Capital: Evidence from Privatization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Feb 2016
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Walid Saffar
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Privatization, geographic location, ownership structure

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Economic Impact of COVID-19 Across National Boundaries: The Role of Government Responses

FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Aug 2022
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Oklahoma and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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COVID-19, pandemic, healthcare crisis, government responses, economic impacts, international business, multinational corporation, international finance

89.

Political Freedom and Corporate Payouts

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Jun 2016
Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Liang Shao
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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Political Institutions, Freedom, Payout Policy

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Related-Party Transactions and CEO Foreign Experience: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2023
Beijing Wuzi University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Kyushu University - Faculty of Economics and Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT)
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Managerial foreign experience; related-party transactions; institutional environments

91.

The Persistence and Consequences of Share Repurchases

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 May 2021 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2022
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hyunseok Kim and Jungwon Suh
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Business Administration, Students and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Share repurchases, valuation, cash flow, retained earnings, capital structure, firm maturity

92.

The Role of IRS Monitoring in Equity Pricing in Public Firms

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University
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Corporate governance, IRS audits, Taxes, Agency costs

93.

The Environmental Cost of Operating Flexibility: International Evidence

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 02 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2024
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Samir Saadi and Syrine Sassi
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of Ottawa - Telfer School of Management and PSB Paris School of Business
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Firm inflexibility, GHG emissions, CSR

94.

Do Firms Benefit from Taking Heterogeneous Debt? International Evidence from Capital Structure and Product Market Interactions

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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debt heterogeneity; capital structure; product market performance; stakeholders

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Cross-Country Determinants of Institutional Investors’ Investment Horizons

Finance Research Letters
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Leuphana University Lüneburg
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Institutional investors, investment horizons, churn rates, institutional environments

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Collectivism and the Costs of High Leverage

Journal of Banking and Finance
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Collectivism, National Culture, Costs of High Leverage, Stakeholder Theory, Predation Theory

Equity Issuance and Cash Savings: New Evidence

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Aug 2022
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, Sunmoon university, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Hanyang University and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Equity issuance, cash savings, the value of cash, growth option, market-to-book

Equity Issuance and Cash Savings: New Evidence

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Oct 2023
Sunmoon university, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Hanyang University and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Equity issuance, cash savings, the value of cash, growth option

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Do Insiders Profit from Public Environmental Information? Evidence from Insider Trading

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2024
Sadok El Ghoul, Zhengwei Fu, Omrane Guedhami and Yongwon Kim
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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Environmental Costs; Insider Trading; Investor Inattention; Political ideology

99.

Political Corporate Social Responsibility: The Role of Deliberative Capacity

Journal of International Business Studies
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2023
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of Melbourne and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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formal institutions; informal institutions; political institutions; deliberative democracy; corporat

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Economic Policy Uncertainty, Institutional Environments, and Corporate Cash Holdings

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Tech and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Policy uncertainty; Cash holdings; Investor protection; Press freedom; Government quality

101.

Do Foreign Institutional Shareholders Affect International Debt Contracting? Evidence from Yankee Bond Covenants

Journal of International Business Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Oct 2023
Lehigh University - College of Business, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Institutional ownership; foreign investors; bond covenants; corporate governance

102.

Institutions, Digital Assets, and Implications for Economic and Financial Performance

Journal of Industrial and Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jul 2023
Douglas J. Cumming, Zachary Glatzer and Omrane Guedhami
Florida Atlantic University - College of Business, Florida Atlantic University - College of Business and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Institutional Investment Horizon and Firm Credit Ratings

International Finance Review (2011)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Dalhousie University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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institutional investors, investment horizon, credit ratings, corporate governance

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Collectivism and Corruption in Commercial Loan Production: How to Break the Curse?

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 139, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
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Regulations and Governance, Bank Lending, Corruption, Institutions, National Culture, Ownership Structure

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Institutional Dual Ownership and Voluntary Greenhouse Gas Emission Disclosure

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Nov 2023
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Leuphana University Lüneburg
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climate change, greenhouse gas emission disclosure, institutional investors, dual holders

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Institutions, Equity Issuance and Shareholder Value: New International Evidence

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jun 2023 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2024
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hyunseok Kim and Jungwon Suh
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, National Pension Research Institute and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Governance, strong institutions, equity issuance, cash holdings, shareholder value, external finance

107.

Social Trust, Bank Liquidity Creation, and Financial System Architecture

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Dec 2023
Allen N. Berger, Omrane Guedhami, Xinming Li and Ying Zheng
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance and Bryant University
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Bank Liquidity Creation, Social Trust, Financial System Architecture

108.

Conducting Research in International Accounting and Finance: Opportunities, Challenges, and Recommendations

Journal of International Accounting Research
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Oct 2023
Ruiyuan (Ryan) Chen, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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international settings; accounting; finance; empirical design

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CEO Pay Differences between U.S. and Non-U.S. firms: A New Longitudinal Investigation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2023
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of St Thomas
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Geopolitical Risk and the Cost of Capital in Emerging Economies

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2023
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Geopolitical risk; institutional environment; cost of capital; emerging economies

111.

Do as I Say, Not as I Do: Tax Avoidance by State-Owned Firms

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Jan 2024
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Wake Forest University and West Virginia University
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State ownership; tax avoidance; privatization; institutions

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Political Institutions and Corporate Transparency in Emerging Economies

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 Dec 2023
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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institutional theory; transparency; opacity; corporate earnings; emerging economies; authoritarian regimes

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Individualism and Bank Financial Structure Similarity

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Dec 2023
Yuejiao Duan, Omrane Guedhami, Xinming Li and Daxuan Zhao
Nankai University - School of Finance, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance and School of Business, Renmin University of China
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Bank Financial Structure, Similarity, National Culture

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Institutional Shareholder Distraction, Agency Conflicts, and the Cost of Debt

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2023
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Sattar Mansi and Hyo Jin Yoon
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Tech and University of Texas at El Paso
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Inattention, Agency Conflicts, Bondholder–Shareholder Conflict, Cost of Debt

Is CEO-Board Cultural Diversity More Valuable to Corporate Creditors in Bad Times?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jan 2024 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2024
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Tech, Memorial University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Economic policy uncertainty; Corporate governance; Board monitoring; Cultural diversity; Cultural distance; Cost of debt

Boards and Bonds in Bad Times

Posted: 11 Oct 2022
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Tech, Memorial University and University of Texas at El Paso

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Economic policy uncertainty; Corporate governance; Board monitoring; Cultural diversity; Cultural distance; Cost of debt

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Institutional Investor Monitoring and Earnings Management: A Network Approach

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 Feb 2024
University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of Cambridge and Leuphana University Lüneburg
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Institutional investors; investor networks; monitoring; earnings management

117.

Backing Away from ESG? The Effect of Sovereign Rating Downgrades on Corporate Sustainability

Number of pages: 65
University of Newcastle - Newcastle University Business School, University of Liverpool (UK), University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Liverpool
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Credit Ratings, Sovereign Downgrade, ESG, Corporate Sustainability, Markets and Institutions

118.

Can Whistleblowing Improve Organizational Effectiveness? Evidence from Financial Reporting Misconduct

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Feb 2024
Old Dominion University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, San Jose State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Whistleblowing; Financial Reporting Misconduct; Organizational Capital; Firm Value

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Country-Level Institutions, Firm Value, and the Role of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 3, 2017
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Yongtae Kim
University of Alberta, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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institutions and international business, institutional void, corporate social responsibility, transaction costs, firm value

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Inter-Country Corruption, the Liability of Foreignness, and the Value of Political Connections: New Data and Evidence

Posted: 08 Nov 2023
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Florida State University

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Political Connection, Political Strategies, Corruption, Multinational Corporation

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Tax Avoidance and Equity Pricing: The Importance of Countries’ Legal Institutions and Disclosure Regulations

Posted: 01 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2022
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University and West Virginia University

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Tax avoidance, cost of equity capital, managerial diversion, institutional environments

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National Culture: The Missing Country-Level Determinant of Corporate Governance

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 6, 2017
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Dale Griffin, Omrane Guedhami and Chuck Kwok
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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corporate governance, national culture, agency theory, managerial expertise, direct control

123.

Corporate Legitimacy and Investment–Cash Flow Sensitivity

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 121, No. 2, May 2014
Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Dalhousie University, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business

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Corporate Social Responsibility, Investment–Cash Flow Sensitivity, Stakeholder Theory

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Excess Control, Corporate Governance, and Implied Cost of Equity: International Evidence

Financial Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 May 2009
Omrane Guedhami and Dev R. Mishra
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business

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Ownership, Control, Expropriation, Corporate Governance, Cost of Equity