Amir Rubin

Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business

8888 University Drive

Burnaby, British Colombia V5A 1S6

Canada

Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah

P.O. Box 167

Herzliya, 46150

Israel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Corporate Social Responsibility as a Conflict Between Shareholders

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Mar 2005
Amir Rubin and Amir Barnea
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and HEC Montreal
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Citation 45

Abstract:

Corporate social responsibility, ownership structure, corporate governance

2.

Institutional Ownership, Volatility and Dividends

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2008
Amir Rubin and Daniel R. Smith
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 847 (19,566)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Dividend policy, Herding, Institutional Investors, Ownership Structure, Volatility

3.

Corporate Governance and the Timing of Earnings Announcements

Review of Finance, 2014, 18(6), 2003-2044
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2015
Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 751 (23,481)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Earning Announcements, Governance, Opportunism, Timing

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Citation 25

Ownership Level, Ownership Concentration and Liquidity

forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Apr 2007
Amir Rubin
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
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Citation 25

Abstract:

Ownership, concentration, liquidity, adverse selection, trading

Ownership Level, Ownership Concentration and Liquidity

Journal of Financial Markets, Vol. 10, pp. 219-248, 2007
Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Amir Rubin
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business

Abstract:

Ownership, concentration, liquidity, adverse selection, trading

5.

The Impact of Business Intelligence Systems on Stock Return Volatility

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2009
Eran Rubin and Amir Rubin
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 528 (37,491)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Business Intelligence, Stock Return Volatility, Decision Support, Information Availability

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Citation 1

Directors Skill and Financial Reporting Quality

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2014-09
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2014
Amir Rubin and Dan Segal
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah
Downloads 423 (53,867)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Independent Directors; Financial Reporting Quality; Monitoring; Skill

Directors Skill and Financial Reporting Quality

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Amir Rubin and Dan Segal
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah
Downloads 37 (371,105)

Abstract:

Skill, Independent Directors, Financial Reporting Quality, Monitoring

Political Views and Corporate Decision-Making: the Case of Corporate Social Responsibility

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2007
Amir Rubin
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 398 (58,040)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Decision-Making, Politics, CSR, Elections, Headquarter

Political Views and Corporate Decision Making: The Case of Corporate Social Responsibility

Financial Review, Vol. 43, Issue 3, pp. 337-360, August 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Amir Rubin
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
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Citation 5
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8.

The Effect of Index Option Initiation on Volatility in the Presence of Heterogenous Beliefs and Short Sale Constraint

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Mar 2002
Amir Rubin and Alan Kraus
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance
Downloads 288 (81,133)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Options, Short Sales Constraint, Volatility

9.

Are Friday Announcements Special? Overcoming Selection Bias

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, American Finance Association 2016 San Francisco Meetings
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2016
Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 226 (52,409)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Inattention; Friday; Selection bias; Corporate announcements; Market reaction

10.

Alternative Explanations of the Volatility Trend: Are They Really That Different?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2009
Amir Rubin and Daniel R. Smith
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 214 (111,877)

Abstract:

Volatility, Trend, Turnover

11.

CEO Trade Timing and Managerial Talent

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2013
Amir Rubin and Alexander Vedrashko
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 170 (143,727)

Abstract:

CEO Talent, Executive Compensation, Governance, Insider Trading, Trade Timing

12.

The Interpretation of Unanticipated News Arrival and Analysts’ Skill

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2015
Amir Rubin, Benjamin Segal and Dan Segal
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business, Fordham University and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah
Downloads 130 (179,950)

Abstract:

Analysts, Corporate Disclosure, Forecast Error, Unanticipated News, Timeliness, 8-K

13.

Reducing Managers' Incentives to Cannibalize: Managerial Stock Options when Shareholders are Diversified

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Alan Kraus and Amir Rubin
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 129 (169,618)
Citation 2

Abstract:

capital budgeting, options, diversification, contract theory, ownership structure

14.

The Effect of Pay-For-Performance Compensation and Wealth Derived Income on the Growth-Income Inequality Relation in the US

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Amir Rubin and Dan Segal
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah
Downloads 122 (177,784)

Abstract:

GDP, growth, income inequality, stock market return

15.

The Effect of Short Sale Constraint Removal on Volatility in the Presence of Heterogeneous Beliefs

International Review of Finance, Vol. 4, pp. 171-188, 2003, EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Aug 2007
Amir Rubin and Alan Kraus
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance
Downloads 106 (201,510)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Options, Short Sales Constraint, Volatility

16.

Further Evidence on the Strategic Timing of Earnings News: Joint Analysis of Weekdays and Times of Day

Forthcoming in Journal of Accounting and Economics
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business
Downloads 64 (123,833)

Abstract:

earnings announcements, timing, Friday evening, inattention, hiding news, post-earnings announcement drift

17.

Informed Investors and the Internet

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 37, Issue 7-8, pp. 841-865, July/August 2010
Posted: 20 Sep 2010
Amir Rubin and Eran Rubin
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business
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Citation 3
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18.

Managerial Stock Options when Shareholders are Diversified

Posted: 13 Mar 2006
Amir Rubin and Alan Kraus
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Finance

Abstract:

Option compensation, contract theory, ownership structure, diversification