Henk Berkman

University of Auckland - Business School

professor

Private Bag 92019

Room: 577

Auckland

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

36

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Political Connections and Minority-Shareholder Protection: Evidence from Securities-Market Regulation in China

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 45, No. 6, pp.1391-1417, 2010, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2011
Henk Berkman, Rebel A. Cole and Jiang Lawrence Fu
University of Auckland - Business School, Florida Atlantic University and Standard Charter Bank
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China, corporate governance, enforcement, expropriation, political connections, investor

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Paying Attention: Overnight Returns and the Hidden Cost of Buying at the Open

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2011
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University - Finance Department, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Economic and Risk Analysis and Missouri State University - College of Business Administration
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market efficiency, attention, sentiment, retail investors, transaction costs, short sale

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War, Peace and Stock Markets

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Oct 2005
Henk Berkman and Ben Jacobsen
University of Auckland - Business School and Tilburg University - TIAS School for Business and Society
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War, Peace, Volatility Puzzle, Stock Returns, International Crises

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Improving Corporate Governance Where the State is the Controlling Block Holder: Evidence from China

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 May 2012
Henk Berkman, Rebel A. Cole and Jiang Lawrence Fu
University of Auckland - Business School, Florida Atlantic University and Standard Charter Bank
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block-holder identity, China, partial corporate control, partial privatization, privatization, State ownership, SOE

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Agency Conflicts, Expropriation and Firm Value: Evidence from Securities-Market Regulation in China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Henk Berkman, Rebel A. Cole and Jiang Lawrence Fu
University of Auckland - Business School, Florida Atlantic University and Standard Charter Bank
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agency costs, bright lines, China, convergence, corporate governance, enforcement, expropriation, independent director, investor protection, minority shareholder, regulation, tunneling

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DRIPs and the Dividend Pay Date Effect

Forthcoming, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 07 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Henk Berkman and Paul D. Koch
University of Auckland - Business School and Iowa State University - Finance Department
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market efficiency, dividend, anomaly, dividend reinvestment plan, retail investors, sentiment, transaction costs, short sales, institutional ownership

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Time-Varying Rare Disaster Risk and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Henk Berkman, Ben Jacobsen and John B. Lee
University of Auckland - Business School, Tilburg University - TIAS School for Business and Society and University of Auckland
Downloads 611 (47,396)
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Equity Premium, Volatility, Rare Disasters, International Political Crises, Consumption

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Event Day 0? After-Hours Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jun 2005
Henk Berkman and Cameron Truong
University of Auckland - Business School and Monash University
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Event studies, earnings announcements, Compustat

Expropriation Through Loan Guarantees to Related Parties: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2007
Rebel A. Cole, Henk Berkman and Jiang Lawrence Fu
Florida Atlantic University, University of Auckland - Business School and Standard Charter Bank
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block holder, China, expropriation, minority shareholder, Tobin's Q, tunneling

Expropriation Through Loan Guarantees to Related Parties: Evidence from China

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2010
Henk Berkman, Rebel A. Cole and Jiang Lawrence Fu
University of Auckland - Business School, Florida Atlantic University and Standard Charter Bank
Downloads 196 (169,093)
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Block holder, China, connected party transaction, corporate governance, expropriation, related party transaction, Tobin's Q, tunneling

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Firm-Specific Climate Risk and Market Valuation

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2019
University of Auckland - Business School, Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business, Finance & Economics, Students and University of Melbourne
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Climate Risk, Market Valuation, Event Study, textual analysis, disclosure.

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Informed Trading Through the Accounts of Children

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 07 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University - Finance Department and University of Sydney Business School
Downloads 465 (66,901)
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Individual investors, informed trading, insider trading, information asymmetry, market efficiency, PIN

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Hole in the Wall: Informed Short Selling Ahead of Private Placements

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2014
University of Auckland - Business School, The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 427 (74,180)
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Insider trading, Hedge funds, Private placements, Wall-crossing, Short-selling

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Inside the Director Network: When Directors Trade Inside, Interlock, and Unconnected Stocks

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2017
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University - Finance Department and University of Sydney Business School
Downloads 403 (79,415)

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Informed trading, insider trading, information asymmetry, market efficiency, interlocking board, corporate director network, family network, social network analysis

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Overpricing: Evidence from Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Henk Berkman and Paul D. Koch
University of Auckland - Business School and Iowa State University - Finance Department
Downloads 400 (80,133)

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market efficiency, short-sale restrictions, overpricing, earnings announcements, institutional ownership

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Analyst Recommendations and International Stock Market Returns

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jul 2016
Henk Berkman and Wanyi Yang
University of Auckland - Business School and University of Auckland - Business School
Downloads 323 (102,230)
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Analyst Recommendation, International Asset Allocation, Aggregate Information, Stock Return Prediction

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From State to State: Improving Corporate Governance Where the Government is the Controlling Block Holder

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Aug 2007
Rebel A. Cole, Henk Berkman and Jiang Lawrence Fu
Florida Atlantic University, University of Auckland - Business School and Standard Charter Bank
Downloads 266 (125,806)

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annual meeting, block holder, board of directors, cash-flow rights, control rights, corporate governance, incentive compensation, politics and finance, privatization, State ownership, State-owned enterprise, ultimate shareholder

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Short Sale Constraints, Dispersion of Opinions, and Overnight Returns

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University - Finance Department, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Economic and Risk Analysis and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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market efficiency, limits to arbitrage, short sale restrictions, institutional ownership, dispersion of opinions, overpricing

Earnings Announcements: Good News for Institutional Investors and Short Sellers

Finance and Corporate Governance Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Henk Berkman and Michael D. McKenzie
University of Auckland - Business School and The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance
Downloads 239 (139,736)
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Informed Traders, Institutional Ownership, Short Selling, Earnings Announcements, Post Earnings Announcement Drift, PEAD

Earnings Announcements: Good News for Institutional Investors and Short Sellers

Financial Review, Vol. 47, Issue 1, pp. 91-113, 2012
Posted: 05 Jan 2012
Henk Berkman and Michael D. McKenzie
University of Auckland - Business School and The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance
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G14, informed traders, institutional ownership, short selling, earnings announcements, post‐earnings announcement drift

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The Trading Behaviour of Institutional Owners and Short Sellers Around Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Jun 2009
Henk Berkman and Michael D. McKenzie
University of Auckland - Business School and The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance
Downloads 226 (148,116)
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Informed Traders, Institutional Ownership, Short Selling, Earnings Announcements

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Digital Insiders and Informed Trading Before Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 May 2018 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2019
University of Auckland - Business School, Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business, Finance & Economics, Students, University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
Downloads 217 (153,942)
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cost of liquidity, cybersecurity, cyber risk disclosure, hacker, adverse selection, bid ask spread, price impact, Amihud ratio, insider trading, probability of informed trading, private information, adverse selection

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Disagreement, Short Sale Constraints, and Speculative Trading Before Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Aug 2008
Henk Berkman and Paul D. Koch
University of Auckland - Business School and Iowa State University - Finance Department
Downloads 207 (160,881)
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market efficiency, speculation, disagreement, dispersion of opinions, limits to arbitrage, institutional ownership, short sale restrictions, overpricing, earnings announcements

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Dispersion of Opinions, Limits to Arbitrage, and Overnight Returns

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2009
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University - Finance Department, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Economic and Risk Analysis and Missouri State University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 192 (172,406)
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market efficiency, limits to arbitrage, short sale restrictions, institutional ownership, transaction costs, dispersion of opinions, disagreement, overpricing

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Personal Trading by Brokers, Analysts, and Fund Managers

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Nov 2018
Henk Berkman, Paul Koch and P. Joakim Westerholm
University of Auckland - Business School, Iowa State University and University of Sydney Business School
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informed trading, information asymmetry, leakage, front running, tipping, insider trades, block trades, social networks, broker, analyst, fund manager, institutional investor

24.

Insiders’ Profits in the Australian Equities Market

CIFR Paper No. 108/2016
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 May 2016
University of Auckland - Business School, University of South Australia - UniSA Business School, University of Sydney Business School and University of Sydney Business School
Downloads 139 (226,971)

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Insider Trading, CAAR

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Cybersecurity Awareness and Market Valuations

Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 37, 2018
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 May 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
University of Auckland - Business School, Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business, Finance & Economics, Students, University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity awareness; Cyber breaches; Cyber risks; IT governance; Market valuations; Intangible assets

26.

Firm Value and Government Commitment to Combating Climate Change

Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Vol. 53, 2019
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2019
University of Auckland - Business School, Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business, Finance & Economics, Students and University of Melbourne
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Climate Risk, Market Valuation, Government, President Trump, Event study, Climate change, Paris Agreement on Climate Change, Cost of Regulation

27.

Domestic Liquidity Costs and Cross-Listing in the US

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
Nhut (Nick) Hoang Nguyen and Henk Berkman
Auckland University of Technology and University of Auckland - Business School
Downloads 86 (317,967)

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Cross-listing, Bid-ask spreads, Price impact, Investor Protection

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Derivative Financial Instrument Use in Australia

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Dec 2002
University of Auckland - Business School, Massey University, University of Western Australia and Murdoch University
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Trust and the Value of CSR during the Global Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Henk Berkman, Michelle Li and Helen Lu
University of Auckland - Business School, University of Auckland and University of Auckland - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Corporate Social Responsibility, Event Study, Replication, Validity Test, Japan

30.

Market Microstructure: A Review from Down Under

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 51, Issue 1, pp. 50-78, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Mar 2011
Henk Berkman and Carole Comerton-Forde
University of Auckland - Business School and UNSW Business School
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Market microstructure, Transaction costs, Liquidity, Market design, Bidask spread

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Rare Disaster Risk and the Expected Equity Risk Premium

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 57, Issue 2, pp. 351-372, 2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jun 2017
Henk Berkman, Ben Jacobsen and John B. Lee
University of Auckland - Business School, Tilburg University - TIAS School for Business and Society and University of Auckland
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Consumption risk, Equity premium, International political crises, Market risk premium, Rare disasters

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The Influence of Ownership Structure on Risk Management: Evidence from New Zealand State Owned Enterprises

Journal of International Financial Management & Accounting, Vol. 9, Issue 2, pp. 117-131, 1998
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Apr 2014
Henk Berkman and Michael E. Bradbury
University of Auckland - Business School and Massey University
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The Accuracy of Price-Earnings and Discounted Cash Flow Methods of IPO Equity Valuation

Posted: 16 Aug 2000
Massey University, University of Auckland - Business School and University of Auckland - Business School

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Trading Systems and Liquidity on Securities Markets: A Study of the European Options Exchange

Posted: 03 May 2000
Henk Berkman
University of Auckland - Business School

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Large Option Trades, Market Makers and Limit Orders

REVIEW OF FINANCIAL STUDIES, Vol. 9 No. 3
Posted: 20 Dec 1998
Henk Berkman
University of Auckland - Business School

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The Value of Free Content on Social Media: Evidence from Equity Research Platforms

Number of pages: 7
Tianyou Hu, Arvind Tripathi and Henk Berkman
University of Auckland - Department of Information Systems and Operations Management, University of Auckland - Department of Information Systems and Operations Management and University of Auckland - Business School
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Social Media, Stock Returns, Market Cap