Urs Peyer

INSEAD - Finance

Assistant Professor of Finance

Boulevard de Constance

F-77305 Fontainebleau Cedex

France

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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Lucky CEOs

Journal of Finance, 2010 (published as "Lucky CEOs and Lucky Directors")
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2010
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive compensation, corporate governance, options, backdating, spring-loading, inside information, CEO, independent directors

Lucky CEOS

NBER Working Paper No. w12771
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 23 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 17 May 2007
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance
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Citation 45

The CEO Pay Slice

102 Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 102, 2011, pp. 199-221
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2018
Harvard Law School, University of Notre Dame and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive compensation, corporate governance, CEOs, executives, options, equity-based compensation, non-equity compensation, Tobin's Q, firm entrenchment, CEO turnover, independent directors, CEO chair, acquisitions, CEO turnover, pay for luck., variability of returns, pay distribution, internal pay

CEO Centrality

NBER Working Paper No. w13701
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2008
Harvard Law School, University of Notre Dame and INSEAD - Finance
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Lucky CEOs and Lucky Directors

Journal of Finance, Vol. 65, No. 6, pp. 2363-2401, 2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2011
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive compensation, corporate governance, options, backdating, timing, spring-loading, inside information, CEO, independent directors

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Pay Distribution in the Top Executive Team

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 574
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 18 May 2009
Harvard Law School, University of Notre Dame and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive compensation, corporate governance, CEOs, options, equity-based compensation, non-equity compensation, Tobin's Q, entrenchment, independent directors, board size, CEO tenure, CEO turnover, acquisitions, variability of returns, pay distribution, and internal pay equity

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Lucky Directors

Journal of Finance, 2010 (published as "Lucky CEOs and Lucky Directors")
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive compensation, corporate governance, stock options, backdating, spring loading, inside information, CEO, independent directors, outside directors, entrenchment

Lucky Directors

NBER Working Paper No. w12811
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2010
Harvard Law School, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and INSEAD - Finance
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Are Buybacks Good for Long-Term Shareholder Value? Evidence from Buybacks around the World

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 436/2014
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2018
Bocconi University - Department of Finance, INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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buyback, share repurchase, governance, market timing, agency problems, global regulation

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Takeover Defenses and Competition

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 May 2007
University of Notre Dame, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and INSEAD - Finance
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takeovers, shareholders, governance, shareholder rights

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Internal and External Capital Markets

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 May 2002
Urs Peyer
INSEAD - Finance
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Internal capital market, firm diversification, external capital, internal capital allocation

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Luck and Entrepreneurial Success

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management and INSEAD - Finance
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luck, start-ups, entrepreneur, factors of success, performance

Luck and Entrepreneurial Success

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 14-51
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Aug 2014
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management and INSEAD - Finance
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luck, start-ups, entrepreneur, factors of success, performance

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Citation 47

Board Overlap, Seat Accumulation, and Share Prices

EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jun 2001
Urs Peyer and Claudio F. Loderer
INSEAD - Finance and University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management
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Board Overlap, Seat Accumulation and Share Prices

European Financial Management, Vol. 8, pp. 165-192, 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 May 2002
Urs Peyer and Claudio F. Loderer
INSEAD - Finance and University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management
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Financial Misrepresentation and its Impact on Rivals

Forthcoming, Financial Management
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Board, Washington D.C. and INSEAD - Finance
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Fraud, iearnings manipulation, industry competition

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Board Seat Accumulation by Executives: A Shareholder's Perspective

EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 183
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Urs Peyer and Tod Perry
INSEAD - Finance and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance
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Corporate Governance; Multiple Directorships; Event Study; Board of Directors; Board Nomination; Outside Directors;

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The Many Facets of Privately Negotiated Stock Repurchases

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 1731; AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Nov 2003
Urs Peyer and Theo Vermaelen
INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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Citation 18

Limits of Arbitrage and Corporate Financial Policy

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 May 2005
Massimo Massa, Urs Peyer and Zhenxu Tong
INSEAD - Finance, INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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Limits of arbitrage, S&P 500, market timing, capital structure

Limits of Arbitrage and Corporate Financial Policy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4829
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Apr 2005
Massimo Massa, Urs Peyer and Zhenxu Tong
INSEAD - Finance, INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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Corporate financial policies, limits of arbitrage, market timing

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Why Do CEOS Increase Their Equity-Based Compensation? Because They Have to

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Mar 2006
Nishant Dass, Massimo Massa and Urs Peyer
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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Executive Compensation, Corporate Governance

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Do Firms Hedge Optimally? Evidence from an Exogenous Governance Change

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2014-14
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy, INSEAD - Finance and Fordham University
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Board independence, hedging

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Political Affiliation and Dividend Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the 2013 Fiscal Cliff

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/20/FIN
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Urs Peyer and Theo Vermaelen
INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance
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Supply Chain, Information Transfers, Analyst Following, Forecast Revisions, Forecast Accuracy

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Luck and Entrepreneurship

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 17-20
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Aug 2017
University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, University of Berne - Institute for Financial Management, INSEAD - Finance and Rochester-Bern Executive Programs
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luck, start-ups, entrepreneur, factors of success, performance

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The Nature and Persistence of Buyback Anomalies

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 4, pp. 1693-1745, 2009
Posted: 23 Mar 2009
Urs Peyer and Theo Vermaelen
INSEAD - Finance and INSEAD - Finance

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