William C. Johnson

University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business

One University Avenue

Lowell, MA 01854

United States

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

The Lifecycle Effects of Corporate Takeover Defenses

Forthcoming, The Review of Financial Studies, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper 761/2021
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2021
William C. Johnson, Jonathan M. Karpoff, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Takeover defenses, antitakeover provisions, value reversal, lifecycle

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The Bonding Hypothesis of Takeover Defenses: Evidence from IPO Firms

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 117 (2) (August 2015), pp. 307-332
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2017
William C. Johnson, Jonathan M. Karpoff, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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antitakeover provisions, governance, firm value, initial public offerings

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Seasoned Equity Offerings and Customer-Supplier Relationships

Journal of Financial Intermediation (2018), 33:1, 98-114, 5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper (2010)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2020
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of New South Wales, Sydney and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Information revelation, product market relationship, seasoned equity offerings

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The Consequences to Directors for Deploying Poison Pills

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2019-03-023, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2019-23, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 918/2023
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2023
William C. Johnson, Jonathan M. Karpoff and Michael D. Wittry
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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poison pills, director reputation, director turnover, director labor market

5.

The Effect of News on Volatility: A Study of Ipos

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Mar 2005
William C. Johnson and Jennifer Marietta-Westberg
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
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Information, news, volatility, IPOs

6.

Universal Banking, Asset Management, and Stock Underwriting

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
William C. Johnson and Jennifer Marietta-Westberg
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
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universal banking, IPOs, asset management, underwriter

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Data Appendix for The Lifecycle Effects of Firm Takeover Defenses

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2017
William C. Johnson, Jonathan M. Karpoff, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Takeover defenses, antitakeover provisions, bonding, entrenchment, lifecycle

8.

Corporate Fraud and the Value of Reputations in the Product Market

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
William C. Johnson, Wenjuan Xie, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of New Hampshire and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Governance in the Absence of Regulation: A Study of Initial Coin Offerings

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Mar 2019
William C. Johnson, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Initial Coin Offering, governance, moral hazard, Regulation of ICOs

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The Certification Role of Large Customers in the New Issues Market

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 07 Dec 2008
William C. Johnson, Jun-Koo Kang and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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IPOs, product market relationships, certification

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Powerful CEOS and Corporate Governance: Evidence from an Analysis of CEO and Director Turnover after Fraud

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
William C. Johnson, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Board of Directors, Fraud, Involuntary Turnover, Powerful CEOs, Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

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Online Appendix for The Lifecycle Effects of Corporate Takeover Defenses

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2021
William C. Johnson, Jonathan M. Karpoff, Sangho Yi and Sangho Yi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Sogang Universityaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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Takeover defenses, antitakeover provisions, bonding, entrenchment, lifecycle

13.

Organizational Complexity and Innovation Portfolio Decisions: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2017
M. Nesij Huvaj and William C. Johnson
Suffolk University - Sawyer School of Management and University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business
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Innovation portfolio, incremental, radical, medical device