Susheng Wang

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

Professor

Clear Water Bay

Hong Kong

China

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Staged Financing in Venture Capital: Moral Hazard and Risks

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 May 2003
Susheng Wang and Flora H. Zhou
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Bentley University
Downloads 626 (45,345)
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Venture Capital, staged financing, moral hazard, risks

Staged Financing in Venture Capital: Moral Hazard and Risks

Posted: 26 May 2003
Susheng Wang and Flora H. Zhou
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Bentley University

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Venture Capital, staged financing, moral hazard, risks

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Contract Law and the Boundary of the Firm

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Susheng Wang and Tian Zhu
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science
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transaction cost, contract law, incomplete contract, firm boundary

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Financial Development and Economic Growth: Evidence from China

Journal of Comparative Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Jin Zhang, Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
Independent, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - Institute of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 394 (81,609)
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financial development, economic growth, emerging market

Linear Contracts and the Double Moral-Hazard

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jul 2003
Son-Ku Kim and Susheng Wang
Seoul National University - School of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Linear Contracts and the Double Moral-Hazard

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 82, 1998
Posted: 21 Jul 2003 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2009
Son-Ku Kim and Susheng Wang
Seoul National University - School of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Foreign Direct Investment and Contract Enforcement

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jun 2003
Zhigang Tao and Susheng Wang
The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 216 (154,402)
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foreign direct investment, contract enforcement, contractual joint ventures, double moral hazard, learning by doing

Foreign Direct Investment and Contract Enforcement

Posted: 26 Jun 2003
Zhigang Tao and Susheng Wang
The University of Hong Kong - School of Business and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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foreign direct investment, contract enforcement, contractual joint ventures, double moral hazard, learning by doing

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A Dynamic Queuing Model

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang and Lijing Zhu
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology - Office of the Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Downloads 178 (184,740)
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Queuing, Heterogenous Preferences, Heterogenous Discount

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Understanding the High-Tech Bubble from Evidence

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 31 Aug 2008
Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Bubble, Technology Firms, Venture Capital, Experience, Maturity, Syndication, Financial Resource, Organizational Type

Saving Behavior and Wealth Accumulation in a Pure Life-Cycle Model with Income Uncertainty

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Jul 2003
Ian Irvine and Susheng Wang
Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 164 (198,424)
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Wealth Accumulation, Income Uncertainty, Precautionary Saving, Retirement

Saving Behavior and Wealth Accumulation in a Pure Life-Cycle Model with Income Uncertainty

Posted: 12 Nov 2003
Ian Irvine and Susheng Wang
Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Wealth Accumulation, Income Uncertainty, Precautionary Saving, Retirement

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A Theory of Business Reorganization

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2008
Shaoling Chen and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Hierarchy, Corporate Governance, Reallocation of Control Rights, Control of Risks and Incentives

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The Hierarchy of Public Governance: Resource Allocation vs Bureaucratic Inefficiency

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang and Jun Xiao
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Penn State University - Department of Economics
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Public Governance, Government Hierarchy, Resource Allocation, Bureaucratic Inefficiency

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Definition of Incomplete Contracts

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2017
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Firms in Economic Distress: Survival Strategies and Economic Factors

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Kun Jiang and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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firms in distress, survival strategies, emerging markets, marketization, firm characteristics, industry characteristics, institution quality, market competition, ownership

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A Recursive Dynamic Agency Model and a Semi-Linear First-Best Contract

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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A Contingency Theory of Internal Reorganization: Risk and Output Management

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jul 2015
Shaoling Chen and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 118 (257,711)
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Contingent Restructuring, Reallocation of Control Rights, Risk and Output Management, Organizational Adaptation, Corporate Governance

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A Contractual Analysis of State versus Private Ownership

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Kun Jiang and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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contractual analysis, state ownership, private ownership, incentives, external risks, internal corruption

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Multiple Objectives in Fiscal Policy: The Case of Taxation

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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taxation, wealth accumulation, social welfare, political support, economic equality

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Convertibles and Milestones in Staged Financing

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Convertibles, Staged Financing, Milestones

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The Irrelevance of Control Rights in Agency Models under Risk Neutrality

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2011
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Information Revelation, Control Rights, Agency Model, Risk Neutrality

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Increasing Returns to Scale from Variable Capacity Utilization

International Journal of Economic Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang and Lijing Zhu
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology - Office of the Vice-President for Academic Affairs
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Variable Capacity Utilization, Increasing Returns to Scale, Business Cycles

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Endogenous Networks in Investment Syndication

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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investment syndication, endogenous network, investment risk, risk aversion, project productivity

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An Efficient Bonus Contract

Susheng Wang, MICROECONOMIC THEORY, People's University Publisher, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 Sep 2009
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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One-step contract, Bonus mechanism

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The Optimality of Contingent Fees in the Agency Problem of Litigation

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Litigation, Contingent Fees, Agency Problem

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The Limit Contract in the Standard Agency Model

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Linear Contract, Limit Contract, Small Uncertainty, Information Function

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Market Conditions for an Organizational Form: The Three-Layer Corporate System

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Sep 2007
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Market discipline, Organization form, Three-layer corporate Structure

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Staged Privatization: A Market Process with Multi-Stage Lockups

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Kun Jiang and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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staged privatization, lockups, lockup effect, tradable shares, nontradable shares

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Economic Freedom and Cross-Border Venture Capital Performance

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 19, 2012
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - Institute of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (433,725)
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Cross-Border VC, Economic Freedom, Legality, Entrepreneurial Activity

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Rules vs. Discretion in Organizations

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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managerial rules, managerial discretion, organizations, incomplete contracts

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Staged Privatization: An Efficient Approach

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Oct 2009
Kun Jiang and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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staged privatization, lockup policy, tradable shares, nontradable shares

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Cross-Border Venture Capital Performance: Evidence from China

Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - Institute of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Cross-border venture capital, Foreign venture capital firms, Domestic entrepreneurs, Human capital, Experience, Networks, Reputation, Venture capital, China

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Adaptive Firm Structure under Market Competition: Efficiency, Incentives, and Risk Control

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2015 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2015
Tiangle Song and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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adaptive firm structure, market competition, incomplete contract, control rights, income rights, efficiency, incentives, risk control

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Investor Behavior Over Business Cycles with Tacit and Endogenous Market Signals

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jun 2016
Lanfang Wang and Susheng Wang
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - Institute of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Investment Abnormalities, Endogenous Market Signals, Experience, Risk Attitude

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Can a Nonbinding Climate Treaty Work? Evidence of Asymmetric Effects on Developed and Developing Countries from FCCC

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 May 2011 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2013
Fuhai Hong and Susheng Wang
Lingnan University - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Carbon Emissions, Climate Change, Framework Convention of Climate Change, Nonbinding Restrictions

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The Determinants of Aggregate Wealth

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (503,292)
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Limited Price Delegation: The Most Profitable Strategy under Competition

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jun 2016
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Limited Price Delegation, Full Price Delegation, Market Competition

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Bundling of Authority and Accountability in Organizations

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Sep 2015
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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authority, accountability, organizations, incomplete-contract approach

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Theory of Agreements

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Oct 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Nonbinding Agreements, Binding Contracts

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Structural Expansion vs. Structural Reorganization

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2016
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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structural expansion, structural reorganization, market uncertainty, market competition, market size, synergy

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A Theory of Mandatory Convertibles: Distinct Features for Large Repeated Financing

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jul 2015
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Mandatory Convertibles, Sequential Financing, Mandatory Conversion, Capped Capital Appreciation

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General Nash Equilibrium: Unifying All Equilibrium Concepts

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Sep 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Nash equilibrium, general equilibrium, general Nash equilibrium

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Spatial Competition and Interdependence in Strategic Decisions: Empirical Evidence from Franchising

Economic Geography, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Sep 2015
Shaoling Chen, Susheng Wang and Haisheng Yang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Spatial Competition, Spatial Interdependence of Strategic Variables, Simultaneous Equations System, Market Share Effect, Market Power Effect

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Control Allocation, Revenue Sharing, and Joint Ownership

International Economic Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 895-915, August 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jul 2005
Susheng Wang and Tian Zhu
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Division of Social Science
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Contingent Fixed Contracts - An Alternative to the Classic Agency Theory

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Contingent Contracts, Fixed Contracts

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General Equilibrium vs. General Nash Equilibrium

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Oct 2018
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Nash Equilibrium, General Equilibrium, General Nash Equilibrium

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Theory of Government Venture Capital

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Government Venture Capital, Private Venture Capital, Staged Financing, Equity Sharing, Incentive, Risk

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Organizational Democracy

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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dictatorial system, majority system, committee system, consensus system, investment, income, welfare

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Optimality of the 51:49 Equity Structure

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Susheng Wang and Tian Zhu
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and China Europe International Business School
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Income Rights, Control Rights, 51:49 Equity Structure, Joint Control

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Earnings Uncertainty and Wealth Accumulation

American Economic Review, Vol. 84, No. 5, 1994
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Dec 2015
Ian Irvine and Susheng Wang
Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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A Functional Representation of Fuzzy Preferences

Theoretical Economics Letters, 2017, 7, 13-22
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Functional Representation, Utility Representation, Fuzzy Preferences

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Rules vs. Discretion in Authority

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Oct 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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managerial rules, managerial discretion, organizations, incomplete contracts

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The Selection Principle in Games

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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selection principle, selection mechanism, selectable equilibrium

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Incomplete Contracts with Disparity, Uncertainty, Information and Incentives

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Aug 2019
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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Limited Contracts, Comprehensive Contracts

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A Unified Theory of Forward‐ and Backward‐Looking M&As and Divestitures

European Financial Management, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 418-450, 2018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jun 2018
Qing Ma and Susheng Wang
University of Nottingham-Nottingham University Business School and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics
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backward looking, divestiture, forward looking, M&A, unified framework

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Microeconomic Theory (Book)

Posted: 24 Jun 2016
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Microeconomic Theory

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Venture Capital Backing and Overvaluation: Evidence from the High‐Tech Bubble

Financial Review, Vol. 48, Issue 2, pp. 283-310, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Lanfang Wang, Susheng Wang and Jin Zhang
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics and Nankai University
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venture capital, overvaluation, bubble

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Climate Policy, Learning, and Technology Adoption in Small Countries

Environmental and Resource Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Aug 2011
Fuhai Hong and Susheng Wang
Lingnan University - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Learning, Auctioned Permits, Emission Standards, Harmonized Taxes, International Environmental Agreements, Small Countries, Abatement Technology

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Conglomeration as a Hedging Mechanism

Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Kun Jiang and Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Internal Market, External Market, Risk Hedging

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Convertibles in Sequential Financing

Review of Finance, Vol. 13, Issue 4, pp. 727-760, 2009
Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Susheng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Robustness of a Fixed-Rent Contract in a Standard Agency Model

Posted: 25 Jul 2003
Son-Ku Kim and Susheng Wang
Seoul National University - School of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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Fixed-Rent Contract, Limiting Contract, Robustness

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The Distribution of Wealth with Uncertain Income

Posted: 02 Jul 2003
Ian Irvine and Susheng Wang
Concordia University, Quebec - Department of Economics and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Economics

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