Arnold R. Cowan

Iowa State University

Professor of Finance and Wells Fargo Professor

College of Business

3344 Gerdin Business Building

Ames, IA 50011-1350

United States

http://www.bus.iastate.edu/arnie

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Does Writing Down Goodwill Imperil a CEO’s Job?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 04 May 2021
Arnold R. Cowan, Cynthia Jeffrey and Qian Wang
Iowa State University, Iowa State University and Iowa State University - College of Business
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Goodwill impairment, CEO turnover, mergers and acquisitions

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Anti-Selective Disclosure Regulation and Analyst Forecast Accuracy and Usefulness

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jul 2020
Arnold R. Cowan and Valentina Salotti
Iowa State University and Iowa State University
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Market Abuse Directive, financial analysts, sell-side analysts, selective disclosure, IBES, earnings announcements, Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID), Regulation Fair Disclosure (Reg FD)

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The Resolution of Failed Banks During the Crisis: Acquirer Performance and FDIC Guarantees, 2008-2013

Journal of Banking & Finance 54 (2015) 222–238 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbankfin.2014.12.016
Posted: 25 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2015
Arnold R. Cowan and Valentina Salotti
Iowa State University and Iowa State University

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failed banks, loss sharing, FDIC, acquirer gains, cash-in-the-market pricing, resolution, financial crisis

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Multi-Country Event Study Methods

Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Cynthia J. Campbell, Arnold R. Cowan and Valentina Salotti
Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance, Iowa State University and Iowa State University

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event study methodology, Datastream, stock-price reaction, international finance, market-moving events

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Do Demand Curves for Small Stocks Slope Down?

Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Brock University, Goodman School of Business, Iowa State University and University of Florida

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Wealth Effects of Banks' Rights to Market and Originate Annuities

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 2002
Posted: 05 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2016
Arnold R. Cowan, Jann C. Howell and Mark L. Power
Iowa State University, Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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Annuities, VALIC, financial modernization, deregulation, deposit insurance, Blackfeet National Bank, event studies

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Interfirm Stock Price Effects of Asset-Quality Problems at First Executive Corporation

Posted: 21 Nov 2000
Arnold R. Cowan and Mark L. Power
Iowa State University and Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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Interacting Biases, Non-Normal Return Distributions and the Performance of Tests for Long-Horizon Event Studies

Journal of Banking & Finance
Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Arnold R. Cowan and Anne M.A. Sergeant
Iowa State University and Iowa State University

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Tax Options, Clienteles and Adverse Selection: The Case of Convertible Exchangeable Preferred Stock

Financial Management
Posted: 07 Apr 1999
Arnold R. Cowan
Iowa State University

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