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

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2306 Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

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Citation 72

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

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: 23 Oct 2010
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 30

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

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

NBER Working Paper No. w15569
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 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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Citation 30
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Bankruptcy, Default, Diversification, Managerial turnover, Recovery

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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

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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
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Citation 12

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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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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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, 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, 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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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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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
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mergers and acquisitions, escrow contracts, financial contracting

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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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Lead Independent Directors: Good Governance or Window Dressing?

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
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

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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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Shadow Pills and Long-Term Firm Value

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 22 Nov 2017
University of Notre Dame, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, 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, shadow pill, poison pill statutes, corporate governance, limited commitment, firm value, innovation

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Star-Crossed: The Dark Side of Star Analysts in Acquisitions

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Nov 2017
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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mergers and acquisitions, star analysts, investment advisers, announcement returns

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Are Some Things Best Kept Secret? The Effect of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act on Financial Leverage

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Nov 2017
Scott B. Guernsey, Kose John and Lubomir P. Litov
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Financial leverage, Capital structure, Trade secrets protection, Bankruptcy costs, Innovation

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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