Daniel Ferreira

London School of Economics - Department of Finance

Professor of Finance

Houghton Street

London, WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

http://personal.lse.ac.uk/FERREIRD/

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

ECGI Fellow

c/o ECARES ULB CP 114

B-1050 Brussels

Belgium

http://www.ecgi.org

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Research Fellow

77 Bastwick Street

London, EC1V 3PZ

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Women in the Boardroom and Their Impact on Governance and Performance

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 4,308 (1,094)
Citation 80

Abstract:

Board of Directors, Board Effectiveness, Gender, Diversity

2.
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Citation 39

One Share, One Vote: The Empirical Evidence

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 177/2007
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,696 (3,052)
Citation 39

Abstract:

Disproportional ownership, mechanisms, control

One Share-One Vote: The Empirical Evidence

Review of Finance, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 51-91, 2008
Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance

Abstract:

G32, G34

3.

A Theory of Friendly Boards

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 100/2005
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Dec 2005
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,842 (5,599)
Citation 204

Abstract:

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Citation 116

Powerful CEOs and their Impact on Corporate Performance

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings; EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2003
Heitor Almeida, Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,510 (8,272)
Citation 116

Abstract:

Powerful CEOs and Their Impact on Corporate Performance

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 18, Issue 4, pp. 1403-1432, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Renee B. Adams, Heitor Almeida and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London School of Economics - Department of Finance

Abstract:

brain metastases, HRQoL, stereotactic radiosurgery

5.
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Citation 28

Board Structure and Price Informativeness

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 160/2007, EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2009
Miguel A. Ferreira, Daniel Ferreira and Clara C. Raposo
Nova School of Business and Economics, London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) - School of Economics and Management
Downloads 1,129 (13,225)
Citation 28

Abstract:

Corporate boards, Independent directors, Price informativeness, Monitoring

Board Structure and Price Informativeness

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Apr 2010
Daniel Ferreira, Miguel A. Ferreira and Clara C. Raposo
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, Nova School of Business and Economics and Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) - School of Economics and Management
Downloads 343 (67,208)
Citation 28

Abstract:

Corporate boards, Independent directors, Price informativeness, Monitoring

6.

Boards of Banks

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 289/2010
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2012
Daniel Ferreira, Tom Kirchmaier and Daniel Metzger
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, London School of Economics - CEP & FMG and Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,346 (8,923)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Boards, Directors, Bank Governance

7.
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Citation 9

Corporate Strategy and Information Disclosure

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Nov 2003
Daniel Ferreira and Marcelo Rezende
London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Government of the United States of America - Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 1,236 (11,452)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Corporate Strategy, Disclosure, Commitment, Public Announcements, Managerial Intentions

Corporate Strategy and Information Disclosure

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 164-184, Spring 2007
Posted: 07 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
Daniel Ferreira and Marcelo Rezende
London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Government of the United States of America - Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Abstract:

Corporate Strategy, Disclosure, Commitment, Public Announcements, Managerial Intentions

8.

Understanding the Relationship between Founder-CEOs and Firm Performance

Journal of Empirical Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams, Heitor Almeida and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,064 (14,779)
Citation 44

Abstract:

founders, family firms, founder-CEO succession

9.
Downloads 839 ( 21,074)
Citation 3

Unbundling Ownership and Control

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Daniel Ferreira, Emanuel Ornelas and John L. Turner
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 834 (20,927)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Corporate control, restructuring, mechanism design

Unbundling Ownership and Control

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6257
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 May 2008
Daniel Ferreira, Emanuel Ornelas and John L. Turner
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 5 (523,947)
Citation 3

Abstract:

corporate control, mechanism design, ownership, restructuring

Unbundling Ownership and Control

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 24, Issue 1, pp. 1-21, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Feb 2015
Daniel Ferreira, Emanuel Ornelas and John L. Turner
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Management and University of Georgia - C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business - Department of Economics
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Citation 3

Abstract:

10.

Measuring Management Insulation from Shareholder Pressure

LSE Legal Studies Working Paper No. 01/2016, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 345/2013, Asian Finance Association (AsFA) 2013 Conference
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2016
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, London School of Economics - Law Department, London School of Economics - CEP & FMG and London School of Economics - Law Department
Downloads 707 (15,843)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Bank Bailouts

Incentives to Innovate and the Decision to Go Public or Private

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming., ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 279/2010, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4799-10
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Daniel Ferreira, Gustavo Manso and Andre C. Silva
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova SBE
Downloads 611 (32,509)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Innovation, Going Private, Going Public

Incentives to Innovate and the Decision to Go Public or Private

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7750
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Daniel Ferreira, Gustavo Manso and Andre C. Silva
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova SBE
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Citation 11

Abstract:

going public, innovation, private equity

12.

Who Gets to the Top? Generalists Versus Specialists in Managerial Organizations

RAND Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2012
Daniel Ferreira and Raaj Kumar Sah
London School of Economics - Department of Finance and University of Chicago
Downloads 585 (33,778)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Organizations, decision-making, communication, hierarchies

13.

Do Directors Perform for Pay?

EFA 2004 MAASTRICHT, Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 46, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 532 (36,324)
Citation 38

Abstract:

Boards, Directors, Attendance, Meetings, Incentives

14.

Regulatory Pressure and Bank Directors' Incentives to Attend Board Meetings

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 203/2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 402 (52,486)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Bank Directors, Regulators, Incentives, Attendance, Board Meetings

15.

Moderation in Groups: Evidence from Betting on Ice Break-Ups in Alaska

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 353 (65,483)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Bets, Betting Pools, Decision Making, Variability

16.
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Citation 10

Democracy and the Variability of Economic Performance

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Mar 2002
Heitor Almeida and Daniel Ferreira
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 313 (74,669)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Democracy, autocracy, growth, variability, fallibility, centralization of decision-making

Democracy and the Variability of Economic Performance

Economics and Politics, Vol. 14, pp. 225-257, 2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Feb 2003
Heitor Almeida and Daniel Ferreira
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 32 (380,030)
Citation 10

Abstract:

17.
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Citation 2

Strong Managers, Weak Boards?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 May 2009
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 305 (76,869)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Board Composition, Corporate Governance, Board Monitoring, Private Benefits, Ownership Structure

Strong Managers, Weak Boards?

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 55, Issue 3-4, pp. 482-514, 2009
Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance

Abstract:

board composition, corporate governance, board monitoring, private benefits, ownership structure

18.

What Determines the Composition of Banks' Loan Portfolios? Evidence from Transition Countries

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 388-398, 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2010
Ralph de Haas, Daniel Ferreira and Anita Taci
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, London School of Economics - Department of Finance and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Downloads 215 (103,879)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Foreign banks, SMEs, Legal environment, Portfolio composition

19.

Changes in CEO Stock Option Grants: A Look at the Numbers

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 360
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 May 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2016
Vasiliki E. Athanasakou, Daniel Ferreira and Lisa Goh
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Accounting, London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 210 (92,643)

Abstract:

corporate investment, stock options grants, earnings management, CEO overconfidence

Biased Managers, Organizational Design, and Incentive Provision

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Sep 2004
Cristiano M. Costa, Daniel Ferreira and Humberto Moreira
University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Unisinos), London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV)
Downloads 191 (125,306)

Abstract:

Organizational Design, Incentive Provision, Common Agency

Biased Managers, Organizational Design, and Incentive Provision

Economics Letters, Vol. 86, No. 3, 379-385, March 2005
Posted: 09 Jan 2005
Cristiano M. Costa, Daniel Ferreira and Humberto Moreira
University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Unisinos), London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV)

Abstract:

Organizational Design, Incentive Provision, Common Agency

21.

When Does Competition Foster Commitment?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Daniel Ferreira and Thomas Kittsteiner
London School of Economics - Department of Finance and RWTH Aachen University
Downloads 122 (127,956)

Abstract:

Business Strategy, Competition, Commitment

22.

Adverse Selection and Assortative Matching in Labor Markets

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Daniel Ferreira and Radoslawa Nikolowa
London School of Economics - Department of Finance and Queen Mary, University of London
Downloads 60 (154,795)

Abstract:

Adverse Selection, Matching, Labor Markets, Asymmetric Employer Learning

23.

Regulatory Pressure and Bank Directors’ Incentives to Attend Board Meetings

International Review of Finance, Vol. 12, Issue 2, pp. 227-248, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jun 2012
Renee B. Adams and Daniel Ferreira
University of New South Wales, Department of Banking and Finance and London School of Economics - Department of Finance
Downloads 1 (522,708)
Citation 9

Abstract:

24.

The Inner Workings of the Board: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Jan 2017
Ralph de Haas, Daniel Ferreira and Tom Kirchmaier
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, London School of Economics - Department of Finance and London School of Economics - CEP & FMG
Downloads 0 (363,583)

Abstract:

Boards of Directors, Corporate Governance, Emerging Markets

25.

Creditor Control Rights and Board Independence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 443/2014
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2016
Daniel Ferreira, Miguel A. Ferreira and Beatriz Mariano
London School of Economics - Department of Finance, Nova School of Business and Economics and Cass Business School
Downloads 0 (34,165)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Corporate boards, Corporate governance, Covenant violations, Creditor intervention

26.

Options Can Induce Risk Taking for Arbitrary Preferences

Economic Theory, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2006
Posted: 23 Apr 2008
Luis H.B. Braido and Daniel Ferreira
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - FGV/EPGE Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças and London School of Economics - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Stochastic Dominance, Stock Options, Risk Taking