Lubomir P. Litov

University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business

307 West Brooks

Norman, OK 73019-4004

United States

University of Pennsylvania - Wharton Financial Institutions Center

Research Fellow

2306 Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

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Citation 103

Corporate Governance and Risk Taking

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Apr 2007
Kose John, Lubomir P. Litov and Bernard Yin Yeung
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, Managerial Incentives

Corporate Governance and Corporate Risk Taking: Theory and Evidence

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Mar 2006
Lubomir P. Litov, Kose John and Bernard Yin Yeung
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, Managerial Incentives

Corporate Governance and Managerial Risk-Taking: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Dec 2004
Kose John, Lubomir P. Litov and Bernard Yin Yeung
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, Managerial Incentives

Corporate Governance and Managerial Risk Taking: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Mar 2005
Kose John, Lubomir P. Litov and Bernard Yin Yeung
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, Managerial Incentives.

Corporate Governance and Managerial Risk Taking: Theory and Evidence

NYU Working Paper No. EC-04-35
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Bernard Yin Yeung, Lubomir P. Litov and Kose John
National University of Singapore - Business School, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, Managerial Incentives

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Corporate Governance and Financing Policy: New Evidence

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2010
Kose John and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Corporate Governance, Shareholder Rights, Managerial Risk-taking, Financing Policy, Capital Structure

Can Mutual Fund Managers Pick Stocks? Evidence from Their Trades Prior to Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2011
Harvard Business School, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and NYU Stern School of Business
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Mutual fund, performance evaluation

Can Mutual Fund Managers Pick Stocks? Evidence from Their Trades Prior to Earnings Announcements

NYU Working Paper No. SC-AM-05-02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Harvard Business School, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and NYU Stern School of Business
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Can Mutual Fund Managers Pick Stocks? Evidence from the Trades Prior to Earnings Announcements

NBER Working Paper No. w10685
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2021
Harvard Business School, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and NYU Stern School of Business
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Can Mutual Fund Managers Pick Stocks? Evidence from Their Trades Prior to Earnings Announcements

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-04-015
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Harvard Business School, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and NYU Stern School of Business
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Citation 110

Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jan 2008
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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international mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy code, reorganization, risk taking

Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2009
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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bankruptcy, international finance, corporate governance, investment policy

Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-08-031
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2011
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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creditor rights, investment policy, bankrutcy code

Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

NBER Working Paper No. w15569
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2021
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-07-037
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2009
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6697
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jun 2008
Viral V. Acharya, Yakov Amihud and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University - Stern School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Bankruptcy, Default, Diversification, Managerial turnover, Recovery

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Staggered Boards and Long-Term Firm Value, Revisited

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Martijn Cremers, Lubomir P. Litov and Simone M. Sepe
University of Notre Dame, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Staggered Boards, Classified Boards, Firm Value, Long-term Commitment, Entrenchment

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Lawyers and Fools: Lawyer-Directors in Public Corporations

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 102, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-63, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper 13-25
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Lubomir P. Litov, Simone M. Sepe and Charles K. Whitehead
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and Cornell Law School
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corporate governance, board of directors, board composition, lawyer-directors

Corporate Strategy, Analyst Coverage, and the Uniqueness Paradox

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Lubomir P. Litov, Patrick S. Moreton and Todd Zenger
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Utah
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analyst coverage, corporate strategy, asymmetric information, investment policy

Corporate Strategy, Analyst Coverage, and the Uniqueness Paradox

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2012
Lubomir P. Litov, Patrick S. Moreton and Todd Zenger
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Utah
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Corporate Strategy, Analyst Coverage, and the Uniqueness Paradox

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2012
Lubomir P. Litov, Todd Zenger and Patrick S. Moreton
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Utah and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
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corporate strategy, analyst coverage, diversification, internal capital markets

Large Investors, Price Manipulation, and Limits to Arbitrage: An Anatomy of Market Corners

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Franklin Allen, Lubomir P. Litov and Jianping Mei
Imperial College London, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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limits to arbitrage, manipulation, market corner

Large Investors, Price Manipulation, and Limits to Arbitrage: An Anatomy of Market Corners

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-04-038
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Franklin Allen, Lubomir P. Litov and Jianping Mei
Imperial College London, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 373 (97,809)
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Measuring Private Information Trading in Emerging Markets

NYU Department of Finance Working Paper; EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Feb 2002
Olesya V. Grishchenko, Lubomir P. Litov and Jianping Mei
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Private Information Trading and Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets

NYU Working Paper No. S-CG-02-01
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Olesya V. Grishchenko, Lubomir P. Litov and Jianping Mei
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Financial Accounting Characteristics and Debt Covenants

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
Richard M. Frankel and Lubomir P. Litov
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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asymmetric timeliness, discretionary accruals, bond covenants

Shared Auditors in Mergers and Acquisitions

FIRN Research Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2015
University of Arizona - Department of Accounting (deceased), Arizona State University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Antonin Scalia Law School - George Mason University
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auditors, shared auditors, mergers and acquisitions, information asymmetry

Shared Auditors in Mergers and Acquisitions

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, FIRN Research Paper No. 2560094
Posted: 05 Feb 2015
University of Arizona - Department of Accounting (deceased), Arizona State University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Antonin Scalia Law School - George Mason University

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auditors, shared auditors, mergers and acquisitions, common auditors, information asymmetry

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The Rise of Dual-Class Stock IPOs

NBER Working Paper 28609; Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2020-78
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 04 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Dhruv Aggarwal, Ofer Eldar, Yael V. Hochberg and Lubomir P. Litov
Yale University, School of Management, Students, Duke University School of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Corporate Governance, Dual-class, Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, Private Firms, Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), Raising Capital

The Rise of Dual-Class Stock IPOs

NBER Working Paper No. w28609
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2021
Dhruv Aggarwal, Ofer Eldar, Yael V. Hochberg and Lubomir P. Litov
Yale University, School of Management, Students, Duke University School of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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The Use of Escrow Contracts in Acquisition Agreements

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
Sanjai Bhagat, Sandy Klasa and Lubomir P. Litov
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
Downloads 566 (59,715)
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mergers and acquisitions, escrow contracts, financial contracting

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Lead Independent Directors: Good Governance or Window Dressing?

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Phillip T. Lamoreaux, Lubomir P. Litov and Landon M. Mauler
Arizona State University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Florida State University - Department of Accounting
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Lead Independent Directors, Independent Directors, Board Structure, CEO-Chairman

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Do Investors Value Uniqueness in Corporate Strategy? Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Lubomir P. Litov and Todd Zenger
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Utah
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mergers and acquisitions, corporate strategy, analyst coverage

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Do Firm Boundaries Affect Financing Policy? Evidence from Non-Financial Conglomerates with Financial Subsidiaries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Mar 2011
Lubomir P. Litov
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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internal capital markets, diversification, capital structure

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Actively Keeping Secrets from Creditors: Evidence from The Uniform Trade Secrets Act

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 02 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2021
Scott Guernsey, Kose John and Lubomir P. Litov
University of Tennessee - Department of Finance, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Trade secrets, intangibles, capital structure, financing, asset pledgeability

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Corporate Purpose and Value: Evidence from a Novel Measure of Environmental Awareness

SMU Cox School of Business Research Paper No. 19-15
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2020
Gabriele Lattanzio and Lubomir P. Litov
Nazarbayev University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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corporate social responsibility; ESG (environmental, social, governance) performance; KLD data; ratings; performance measurement; competitive advantage; reputational capital; sustainability

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Online Appendix Tables of 'Staggered Boards and Long-Term Firm Value, Revisited'

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2017
Martijn Cremers, Lubomir P. Litov and Simone M. Sepe
University of Notre Dame, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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staggered board, firm value, stakeholder relationships, innovation

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Expert Advice in the Presence of Conflicts of Interest: The Case of Star-Crossed Acquisitions

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-46
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Gil Aharoni, Bryan Lim, Lubomir P. Litov and Jordan Neyland
University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Antonin Scalia Law School - George Mason University
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analyst coverage, star analysts, M&A, goodwill, acquisition advisors

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Online Appendix of 'Corporate Purpose and Value: Evidence from a Novel Measure of Environmental Awareness'

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2020
Gabriele Lattanzio and Lubomir P. Litov
Nazarbayev University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Corporate Social Responsibility; ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Performance; KLD Data; Ratings; Performance Measurement; Competitive Advantage; Reputational Capital; Sustainability

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Managerial Entrenchment and Capital Structure: New Evidence

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 693-742, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Jan 2011
Kose John and Lubomir P. Litov
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Total Downloads: 435
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Shadow Pills, Pill Policy, and Firm Value

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 595/2019
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 22 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2021
Martijn Cremers, Lubomir P. Litov and Simone M. Sepe
University of Notre Dame, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Poison pill, antitakeover statutes, shadow pill, firm value, bonding, bargaining power