Joseph P. H. Fan

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy

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Shatin, N.T.

Hong Kong

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An International Comparison of Capital Structure and Debt Maturity Choices

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2011
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and EconomicsUniversity of Melbourne - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
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Capital structure, Debt maturity

An International Comparison of Capital Structure and Debt Maturity Choices

NBER Working Paper No. w16445
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2021
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and EconomicsUniversity of Melbourne - Department of Finance
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On Expropriation of Minority Shareholders: Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Feb 2000
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Corporate Governance in Asia: A Survey

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Apr 2003
Stijn Claessens and Joseph P. H. Fan
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy
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Corporate Governance in Asia: A Survey

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Oct 2003
Joseph P. H. Fan and Stijn Claessens
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
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Do External Auditors Perform a Corporate Governance Role in Emerging Markets? Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jul 2001
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California
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Do External Auditors Perform a Corporate Governance Role in Emerging Markets? Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Nov 2001
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California
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Corporate governance; Auditor; Ownership concentration; East Asia

Do External Auditors Perform a Corporate Governance Role in Emerging Markets? Evidence from East Asia

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 43, pp. 35-72, March 2005
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 May 2006
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California
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Corporate Ownership Structure and the Informativeness of Accounting Earnings in East Asia

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Sep 2000
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California
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Corporate Ownership Structure and the Informativeness of Accounting Earnings in East Asia

Posted: 04 Dec 2002
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California

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ownership concentration, transparency, earnings informativeness, emerging market

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Expropriation of Minority Shareholders: Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Politically-Connected CEOs, Corporate Governance and Post-IPO Performance of China's Partially Privatized Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Jan 2005
Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California
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Politically-Connected CEOS, Corporate Governance and Post-Ipo Performance of China's Partially Privatized Firms

Posted: 02 Jan 2005
Dong-Hua Chen, Joseph P. H. Fan and T.J. Wong
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Sothern California

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On the Patterns and Wealth Effects of Vertical Mergers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Joseph P. H. Fan, Vidhan K. Goyal and Vidhan K. Goyal
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and HKUSTHong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Mergers and Acquisitions, Vertical mergers

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Public Governance and Corporate Finance: Evidence from Corruption Cases

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2013
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)affiliation not provided to SSRN and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)Independent
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Public governance, Corruption, Rent seeking, Regulated firms, Corporate finance, Capital structure, China

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Diversification and Efficiency of Investment of East Asian Corporations

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Feb 1999
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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The Benefits and Costs of Group Affiliation: Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Apr 2002
Stijn Claessens, Joseph P. H. Fan and Larry H.P. Lang
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Business Groups, Agency Problem, Internal Financial Markets, East Asia

The Benefits and Costs of Group Affiliation: Evidence from East Asia

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Jun 2002
Stijn Claessens, Joseph P. H. Fan and Larry H.P. Lang
Bank for International Settlements (BIS), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Groups, agency costs, emerging markets

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Corporate Diversification in East Asia: The Role of Ultimate Ownership and Group Affiliation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Organizational Structure as a Decentralization Device: Evidence from Corporate Pyramids

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Feb 2007
Joseph P. H. Fan, T.J. Wong and Tianyu Zhang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Sothern California and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Accountancy
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Decentralization, Ownership Structure, Corporate Pyramids

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Why do Shareholders Value Marriage?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 227/2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2009
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, National University of Singapore - Department of Finance and ESCP Business School
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family firms, business groups, governance, emerging economies, marriage, networks

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Institutions and Foreign Direct Investment: China Versus the Rest of the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, National University of Singapore - Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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institutions, FDI, China, growth, governance

Distress Without Bankruptcy: An Emerging Market Perspective

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Joseph P. H. Fan, Jun Huang and Ning Zhu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and China Academy of Financial Research (CAFR)
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Distress, Bankruptcy, China, Law and Economics, Corporate Governance

Distress Without Bankruptcy: An Emerging Market Perspective

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Joseph P. H. Fan, Jun Huang and Ning Zhu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and China Academy of Financial Research (CAFR)
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Institution; Distress; Bankruptcy; Emerging Market

Succession: The Roles of Specialized Assets and Transfer Costs

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Mar 2008
Joseph P. H. Fan, Ming Jian and Yin-Hua Yeh
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Fu-Jen Catholic University - Department of International Trade and Finance
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Succession, Family Firm, Ownership Structure

Succession: The Roles of Specialized Assets and Transfer Costs

Second Singapore International Conference on Finance 2008
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Joseph P. H. Fan, Ming Jian and Yin-Hua Yeh
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Fu-Jen Catholic University - Department of International Trade and Finance
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Succession, Family firms, Asia

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Does 'Good Government' Draw Foreign Capital? Explaining China's Exceptional Foreign Direct Investment Inflow

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4206
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, National University of Singapore - Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Theory & Research, Legal Products, Investment and Investment Climate, Parliamentary Government

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Price Uncertainty and Vertical Integration: An Empirical Examination of Petrochemical Firms

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Apr 1998
Joseph P. H. Fan
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy
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Vertical Integration, Institutional Determinants and Impact: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Mar 2008
Joseph P. H. Fan, Jun Huang, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Vertical Integration, Rent seeking, Property rights, Government quality

Vertical Integration, Institutional Determinants and Impact: Evidence from China

NBER Working Paper No. w14650
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2021
Joseph P. H. Fan, Jun Huang, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Does 'Good Government' Draw Foreign Capital? Explaining China's Exceptional FDI Inflow

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, National University of Singapore - Business School and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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FDI, China, institutions, growth

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The Family Business Map: Framework, Selective Survey, and Evidence from Chinese Family Firm Succession

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/53/EPS/WICFE
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Morten Bennedsen, Joseph P. H. Fan, Ming Jian and Yin‐Hua Yeh
INSEAD - Economics and Political Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and National Chiao-Tung University
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Family firms, Family assets, Roadblocks, Succession

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Diversification of Chinese Companies - An International Comparison

Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 08-007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Aug 2007
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Harvard Business School, Strategy Unit, RAND Corporation and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)Independent
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Diversification, Scope, State-owned enterprises, China, Business segments

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Capitalizing China

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Joseph P. H. Fan, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School
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market socialism with Chinese characteristics, Chinese Communist Party, Orgburo, human reseource management

Capitalizing China

NBER Working Paper No. w17687
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2021
Joseph P. H. Fan, Randall Morck and Bernard Yin Yeung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Collectivist Cultures and the Emergence of Family Firms

Forthcoming in Journal of Law and Economics
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 May 2021
Joseph P. H. Fan, Qiankun Gu and Xin Yu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Wuhan University - Economics and Management School and University of Queensland
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Ownership structure, Family firms, Collectivist culture, Individualist culture, Rice culture, China

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Institutional Determinants of Vertical Integration: Evidence from China

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Joseph P. H. Fan, Randall Morck, Jun Huang and Bernard Yin Yeung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Vertical Integration, Rent seeking, Property rights, Government quality

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Property Rights, R&D Spillovers, and Corporate Accounting Transparency in China

Emerging Markets Review 15, 2013
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2015
Joseph P. H. Fan, Stuart Gillan and Xin Yu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Queensland
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opacity, cost of transparency, institutional environment, emerging markets, China

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Do Founding Families Downgrade Corporate Governance? The Roles of Intra-Family Enforcement

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 13 May 2021
Joseph P. H. Fan and Xin Yu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and University of Queensland
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Founding families, Family firms, Corporate governance, Related-party transactions, China

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Institutions and Foreign Investment: China Versus the World

NBER Working Paper No. w13435
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2021
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Innovation or Imitation? The Role of Intellectual Property Rights Protections

Journal of Multinational Financial Management 23, 2013
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Jul 2015
Joseph P. H. Fan, Stuart Gillan and Xin Yu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Queensland
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Innovation, Imitation, Intellectual property rights

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The Value of Marriage to Family Firms

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2013, 48 (2), 611-636
Posted: 19 May 2021
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, ESCP Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy

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Family firm, Succession, Corporate Governance, M&A, Thailand

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Relationship Networks and Earnings Informativeness: Evidence from Corruption Cases

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 41, Issue 7-8, pp. 831-866, 2014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Oct 2014
Joseph P. H. Fan, Feng Guan, Zengquan Li and Yong George Yang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Business Administration
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earnings informativeness, political networks, corruption, China

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Public Governance and Corporate Fnance: Evidence from Corruption Cases

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2008
Posted: 26 May 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2017
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)affiliation not provided to SSRN and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)Independent

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Public governance, Corruption, Rent seeking, Regulated firms, Corporate finance, Capital structure, China

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Formosa Plastics Group: Business Continuity Forever

Harvard Business School Finance case no. 210-026
Posted: 19 Mar 2012
lin jin, Joseph P. H. Fan and Winnie Leung
affiliation not provided to SSRN, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

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Disentangling the Incentive and Entrenchment Effects of Large Shareholdings

Posted: 03 Sep 2003
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance

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The Measurement of Relatedness: An Application to Corporate Diversification

Posted: 17 Apr 2000
Joseph P. H. Fan and Larry H.P. Lang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance

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Price Uncertainty and Vertical Integration: An Examination of Petrochemical Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 6, No. 3, September 2000
Posted: 08 Mar 2000
Joseph P. H. Fan
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy

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The Emergence of Corporate Pyramids in China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Joseph P. H. Fan, T.J. Wong and Tianyu Zhang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy, University of Sothern California and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Pyramid, Ownership Structure, China