Catherine M. Schrand

University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

Professor

3641 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Understanding Earnings Quality: A Review of the Proxies, Their Determinants and Their Consequences

Number of pages: 164 Posted: 10 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
Patricia M. Dechow, Weili Ge and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 4,582 (862)
Citation 130

Abstract:

earnings quality, accruals, earnings persistence, earnings response coefficient

Executive Overconfidence and the Slippery Slope to Financial Misreporting

AAA 2009 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 08-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
Catherine M. Schrand and Sarah L. C. Zechman
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 2,162 (4,763)
Citation 36

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executive overconfidence, fraud, earnings mangement, corporate governance

Executive Overconfidence and the Slippery Slope to Financial Misreporting

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Catherine M. Schrand and Sarah L. C. Zechman
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 838 (22,008)
Citation 36

Abstract:

executive overconfidence, fraud, earnings management, corporate governance

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Information Disclosure and Adverse Selection Explanations for IPO Underpricing

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
Catherine M. Schrand and Robert E. Verrecchia
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 2,428 (3,399)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Disclosure, initial public offerings, cost of capital

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Why Firms Use Currency Derivatives

WP No. 96-4
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Nov 1996
Christopher Geczy, Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 2,080 (5,109)
Citation 205

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Why Firms Use Currency Derivatives

J. OF FINANCE, Vol. 52 No. 4, September 1997
Posted: 17 Jul 1997
Christopher Geczy, Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Disclosure and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from Firms' Response to the Enron Shock

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2011
Christian Leuz and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,690 (6,485)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Transparency, Disclosure, Cost of capital, Capital-market shocks, Financial crisis, Annual reports, Accounting scandals

6.

Choices Among Alternative Risk Management Strategies: Evidence from the Natural Gas Industry

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 15 Jan 2000
Christopher Geczy, Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,655 (7,504)
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The Impact of Cash Flow Volatility on Discretionary Investment and the Costs of Debt and Equity Financing

Dice Center for Research in Financial Economics Working Paper No. 98-10
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Oct 1998
Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,206 (11,307)
Citation 97

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Taking a View: Corporate Speculation, Governance and Compensation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Christopher Geczy, Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 828 (21,902)
Citation 31

Abstract:

Speculation, Compensation, Governance

9.

Earnings Management and Its Pricing Implications: Evidence from Banks' Adjustments to the Valuation Allowance for Deferred Tax Assets under SFAS 109

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jul 2000
Catherine M. Schrand and M.H. Franco Wong
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 810 (22,068)
Citation 8

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Strategic Disclosure as an Explanation for Asymmetric Return Volatility

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Apr 2004
Jonathan L. Rogers, Catherine M. Schrand and Robert E. Verrecchia
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 698 (27,520)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Strategic disclosure, bad news, disclosure thresholds, leverage effect

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Do Managers Tacitly Collude to Withhold Industry-Wide Bad News?

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-12
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2014
Jonathan L. Rogers, Catherine M. Schrand and Sarah L. C. Zechman
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 609 (25,752)

Abstract:

voluntary disclosure, collusion, readability

12.

Discretionary Reporting of Earnings Components

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Feb 1998
Catherine M. Schrand and Beverly R. Walther
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
Downloads 548 (39,363)
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The Impact of Currency Risk on US MNCs: Evidence from Currency Crises

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2012
Kathryn L. Dewenter, Catherine M. Schrand and Clare Wang
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 198 (109,836)

Abstract:

Currency risk, currency exposure, cross-border investment

14.

Analyst Recommendations and Rational Speculation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2017
Karthik Balakrishnan, Catherine M. Schrand and Rahul Vashishtha
London Business School, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Duke University
Downloads 154 (90,740)

Abstract:

Public information, Analyst recommendations, Mispricing, Technology Bubble, Higher Order Beliefs, Rational Speculation

15.

Disclosure and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from Firms' Responses to the Enron Shock

NBER Working Paper No. w14897
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2009
Christian Leuz and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 68 (247,762)
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16.

Institutional Investments in Pure Play Stocks and Implications for Hedging Decisions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming, Charles A. Dice Working Paper No. 2016-3, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2016-03-03
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
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Abstract:

Pure play stocks, institutional investors’ preferences, industry exposure, hedging

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The Use of Multiple Risk Management Strategies: Evidence from the Natural Gas Industry

Journal of Risk, Vol. 8, No. 3, Spring 2006
Posted: 11 May 2006
Christopher Geczy, Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

Abstract:

natural gas pipelines, time-series patterns, pipline companies, gas storage, cash holdings, line-of-business, derivatives

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Earnings Management Using the Valuation Allowance for Deferred Tax Assets under SFAS 109

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 20, No. 3, Fall 2003
Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Catherine M. Schrand and M.H. Franco Wong
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

Abstract:

Earnings management, deferred taxes, discretion, banks

19.

Does Cash Flow Volatility Affect Firm Value? Its Impact on Discretionary Investment and the Costs of Debt and Equity Financing

Dice Center Working Paper 98-3
Posted: 11 Aug 1998
Bernadette A. Minton and Catherine M. Schrand
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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Hedging and Coordinated Risk Management: Evidence from Thrift Conversions

96-05
Posted: 03 Jul 1998
Catherine M. Schrand and Haluk Unal
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business

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Hedging and Coordinated Risk Management: Evidence from Thrift Conversions

Journal of Finance, Vol. 53, No. 3, June 1998
Posted: 03 Jul 1998
Catherine M. Schrand and Haluk Unal
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business

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21.

The Effect of Accounting-based Debt Covenants on Equity Valuation

Posted: 22 Sep 1997
John E. Core and Catherine M. Schrand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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22.

The Association Between Stock-Price Interest Rate Sensitivity and Disclosures About Derivative Instruments

ACCOUNTING REVIEW, Vol 72, No 1, January 1997
Posted: 11 Sep 1996
Catherine M. Schrand
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department

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