Jiekun Huang

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

Associate Professor of Finance

1206 South Sixth Street

Champaign, IL 61820

United States

http://www.huangjk.info

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Gender and Corporate Finance: Are Male Executives Overconfident Relative to Female Executives?

Journal of Financial Economics (2013) 108, 822-839.
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Jiekun Huang and Darren J. Kisgen
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 2,118 (9,132)
Citation 83

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Corporate policies, Gender, Overconfidence, Mergers and Acquisitions

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Product Market Competition in a World of Cross-Ownership: Evidence from Institutional Blockholdings

Review of Financial Studies 30 (2017), 2674–2718.
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Jie He and Jiekun Huang
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,809 (11,810)
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cross ownership, institutional blockholding, product market competition, institution merger, common ownership

3.

Dynamic Liquidity Preferences of Mutual Funds

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper, Second Singapore International Conference on Finance 2008, Quarterly Journal of Finance, Vol. 10, No. 04, 2050018 (2020)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2020
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,663 (13,508)
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Mutual funds; liquidity preferences; expected volatility; performance

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Capitalizing on Capitol Hill: Informed Trading by Hedge Fund Managers

Journal of Financial Economics (2016) 121, 521-545., AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, Fifth Singapore International Conference on Finance 2011
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Meng Gao and Jiekun Huang
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,558 (14,921)
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Hedge funds, lobbyists, informed trading, performance, information transfer

5.

The Customer Knows Best: The Investment Value of Consumer Opinions

Journal of Financial Economics (2018) 128, 164–182.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,284 (20,079)
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Consumer opinions, serendipitous information, stock pricing, cash flow surprises, wisdom of crowds

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Internalizing Governance Externalities: The Role of Institutional Cross-Ownership

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2019
Jie He, Jiekun Huang and Shan Zhao
University of Georgia - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and City University of Hong Kong (CityU)
Downloads 1,052 (26,922)
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Corporate governance, externalities, cross-ownership, proxy voting, institutional investors

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The Role of Institutional Investors in Initial Public Offerings

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, pp. 4496-4540, 2010, WFA 2007 Big Sky Meetings Paper, EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Thomas J. Chemmanur, Gang Hu and Jiekun Huang
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 875 (34,905)
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Initial public offerings, Institutional investors, Trading, IPO allocations, Flipping

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Pollution and Performance: Do Investors Make Worse Trades on Hazy Days?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 21 May 2019
Jiekun Huang, Nianhang Xu and Honghai Yu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Renmin University of China - School of Business and Nanjing University
Downloads 843 (36,741)
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Air pollution, trade performance, behavioral bias, cognitive functioning, individual investors

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Hedge Funds and Shareholder Wealth Gains in Leveraged Buyouts

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 17 May 2010
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 842 (36,799)
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Hedge funds, private equity, leveraged buyouts (LBOs), takeovers, shareholder activism, manager-shareholder conflicts

10.

Shareholder Coordination, Corporate Governance, and Firm Value

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2014
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 825 (37,868)
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Coordination, institutional investors, corporate governance, firm value

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Informing the Market: The Effect of Modern Information Technologies on Information Production

Review of Financial Studies, 33 (2020) 1367–1411
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
Meng Gao and Jiekun Huang
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 639 (53,390)
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Information production, internet, informational efficiency, individual investors, financial analysts

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Geographic Concentration of Institutional Investors and the Market for Corporate Control

2012 Western Finance Association Conference Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 09 May 2019
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 546 (65,084)
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Coordination; Institutional investors; Mergers and acquisitions; Shareholder monitoring; Proxy reform

13.

Institutional Investors and the Information Production Theory of Stock Splits

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 17 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Thomas J. Chemmanur, Gang Hu and Jiekun Huang
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 536 (66,607)
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Stock Splits, Brokerage Commissions, Information Production, Institutional Investors

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All the President's Friends: Political Access and Firm Value

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2021
Jeffrey R. Brown and Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 270 (145,216)
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Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your High-Skilled Labor: H-1B Lottery Outcomes and Entrepreneurial Success

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2021
National University of Singapore, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Immigration, H-1B Visa, IPO, Venture Capital, Patent, Innovation, Skilled Labor, High-Skill Immigration, Hiring Constraints

Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your High-Skilled Labor: H-1b Lottery Outcomes and Entrepreneurial Success

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2021
National University of Singapore, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Thy Neighbor's Vote: Peer Effects in Proxy Voting

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2021
Jiekun Huang
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 149 (249,553)
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Peer effects, Proxy voting, Institutional investors, Geography, Corporate governance

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Divergence of Shareholder Rights and Corporate Risk-Taking

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
Jiekun Huang, Nianhang Xu and Qingbo Yuan
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Renmin University of China - School of Business and University of Melbourne
Downloads 146 (253,722)

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Ownership structure, share transferability, privatization, risk-taking

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Informed Voting

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2021
Meng Gao and Jiekun Huang
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 138 (265,381)

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Information production, proxy voting, stock returns, mutual funds, corporate governance