James A. Ligon

University of Alabama

Associate Professor of Finance

P.O. Box 870244

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

DOWNLOADS

1,127

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 40,511

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 40,511

in Total Papers Citations

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

15

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Liquidity and Initial Public Offering Underpricing

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Sep 2006
TeWhan Hahn and James A. Ligon
Auburn University Montgomery and University of Alabama
Downloads 640 (59,793)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

initial public offerings, underpricing, liquidity

2.

Net New Equity Issues and IPO Initial Returns

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 May 2006
James A. Ligon and Qiming Wang
University of Alabama and Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 289 (150,710)

Abstract:

Loading...

Net new equity issues, IPO, IPO initial returns

3.

The Organizational Structure of Insurance Companies: The Role of Heterogeneous Risks and Guaranty Funds

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 74, No. 4, pp. 851-862, December 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Nov 2007
James A. Ligon and Paul D. Thistle
University of Alabama and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 101 (370,867)

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

The Effect of the Trading System on IPO Underpricing: Evidence from the 1997 Order-Handling Rules

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jul 2009
James A. Ligon and Hao-Chen Liu
University of Alabama and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 76 (434,788)

Abstract:

Loading...

IPO underpricing, market microstructure, order handling rules

5.

Lease Financing and Corporate Governance

Financial Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 403-437, August 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Sara H. Robicheaux, Xudong Fu and James A. Ligon
Birmingham-Southern College, University of Louisville and University of Alabama
Downloads 15 (758,057)

Abstract:

Loading...

6.

Moral Hazard and Background Risk in Competitive Insurance Markets

Economica, Vol. 75, Issue 300, pp. 700-709, November 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
James A. Ligon and Paul D. Thistle
University of Alabama and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 4 (872,597)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

7.

Adverse Selection with Frequency and Severity Risk: Alternative Risk-Sharing Provisions

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 75, Issue 4, pp. 825-846, December 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Nov 2008
James A. Ligon and Paul D. Thistle
University of Alabama and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 2 (899,177)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

The Role of Co-Managers in Reducing Flotation Costs: Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 35, 2011
Posted: 30 Jun 2015
Jin Jeon and James A. Ligon
Dongguk University and University of Alabama

Abstract:

Loading...

Underwriting syndicates, Flotation costs, Seasoned equity offerings

9.

Consumer Risk Perceptions and Information in Insurance Markets with Adverse Selection

THE GENEVA PAPERS ON RISK AND INSURANCE THEORY, Vol 20 No 2, December 1996
Posted: 05 Feb 1997
James A. Ligon and Paul D. Thistle
University of Alabama and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

The Capital Structure of Hospitals and Reimbursement Policy

THE QUARTERLY REVIEW OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE, Vol. 37, No. 1 (Spring 1997)
Posted: 25 Nov 1996
James A. Ligon
University of Alabama

Abstract:

Loading...

11.

Information Asymmetries and Informational Incentives in Monopolistic Insurance Markets

JOURNAL OF RISK AND UNCERTAINTY, Vol. 13, No. 3, September 1996
Posted: 01 Oct 1996
James A. Ligon and Paul D. Thistle
University of Alabama and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Loading...