Gennaro Bernile

University of Miami - Department of Finance

Associate Professor

P.O. Box 248094

Coral Gables, FL 33124-6552

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

What Doesn't Kill You Will Only Make You More Risk-Loving: Early-Life Disasters and CEO Behavior

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Gennaro Bernile, Vineet Bhagwat and P. Raghavendra Rau
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and University of Cambridge
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CEO Formative Experiences, CEO Behavior, Risk-taking, Managerial Style

What Doesn't Kill You Will Only Make You More Risk-Loving: Early-Life Disasters and CEO Behavior

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Gennaro Bernile, Vineet Bhagwat and P. Raghavendra Rau
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and University of Cambridge
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CEO Formative Experiences, CEO Behavior, Risk-taking, Managerial Style

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The Size of Venture Capital and Private Equity Fund Portfolios

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 13, pp. 564-590, 2007
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile, Douglas J. Cumming and Evgeny Lyandres
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Florida Atlantic University and Boston University
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Can Information Be Locked-Up? Informed Trading Ahead of Macro-News Announcements

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 May 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Gennaro Bernile, Jianfeng Hu and Yuehua Tang
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and University of Florida - Department of Finance
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Media Lockup, News Embargo, Informed Trading, FOMC Announcement, Macroeconomic News

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A Theory of Strategic Mergers

Review of Finance, Vol. 16, pp. 517-575, 2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile, Evgeny Lyandres and Alexei Zhdanov
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Boston University and Pennsylvania State University
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horizontal mergers, competition, strategic interaction, real options

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Board Diversity, Firm Risk, and Corporate Policies

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 18 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Gennaro Bernile, Vineet Bhagwat and Scott E. Yonker
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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diversity, board of directors, risk, financial policies, innovation, performance

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Do Merger-Related Operating Synergies Exist?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile and Scott W. Bauguess
University of Miami - Department of Finance and US Securities & Exchange Commission
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Mergers and Acquisitions, Synergies, Management Forecasts, Merger Performance

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The Effect of the Options Backdating Scandal on the Stock-Price Performance of 110 Accused Companies

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 06-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
Gennaro Bernile, Gregg A. Jarrell and Howard Mulcahey
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Rochester - Simon School and Forensic Economics
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Executive stock option grants, Backdating, Agency Costs

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The Impact of the Options Backdating Scandal on Shareholders

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 47, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile and Gregg A. Jarrell
University of Miami - Department of Finance and University of Rochester - Simon School
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agency costs, event-study, backdating, corporate scandal

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Understanding Investor Sentiment: The Case of Soccer

Financial Management, Vol. 40, pp. 357-380, 2011
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile and Evgeny Lyandres
University of Miami - Department of Finance and Boston University
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investor sentiment, expectations, prediction markets

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Home Away From Home: Geography of Information and Local Investors

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013, AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, 14th Annual Conference of Financial Economics and Accounting 2011
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile, Alok Kumar and Johan Sulaeman
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami - School of Business Administration and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance
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Multi-Dimensional Firm Location, Information Asymmetry, Local Informational Advantage

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Geography of Firms and Propagation of Local Economic Shocks

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 22 May 2012 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2019
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami and University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 556 (46,931)
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Economic networks, 10-K filings, U.S. states, Gross State Product (GSP), predictability

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SOX, Corporate Transparency, and the Cost of Debt

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, 21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Sandro C. Andrade, Gennaro Bernile and Frederick Hood
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami - Department of Finance and Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance
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Sarbanes-Oxley, Corporate transparency, CDS pricing

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The Effects of Horizontal Merger Operating Efficiencies on Rivals, Customers, and Suppliers

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 16 May 2018
Gennaro Bernile and Evgeny Lyandres
University of Miami - Department of Finance and Boston University
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horizontal mergers, synergies, competitors, customers, suppliers

Economic Effects of SOX Section 404 Compliance: A Corporate Insider Perspective

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, USC CLASS Research Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), US Securities & Exchange Commission, University of Miami - Department of Finance, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
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Corporate governance, Internal controls, Regulation, Sarbanes-Oxley, Section 404

Economic Effects of SOX Section 404 Compliance: A Corporate Insider Perspective

USC CLASS Research Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), US Securities & Exchange Commission, University of Miami - Department of Finance, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
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Local Business Cycles and Local Liquidity

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 May 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2013
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami, University of Miami - School of Business Administration and Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
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Geographical market segmentation, local business cycles, local liquidity, local bias, state portfolios, return predictability

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Are the Risk Attitudes of Professional Investors Affected by Personal Catastrophic Experiences?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2018
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance, York University - Schulich School of Business and York University - Schulich School of Business
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Mutual funds, Risk taking, Catastrophes, Natural disasters, Psychology, Behavioral

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Learning to Negotiate Takeovers? The Role of Target CEO Experience

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2017 Conference
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2017
Gennaro Bernile and Mengyao Kang
University of Miami - Department of Finance and Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business
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Learning, CEO Experience, Premium, Payment Method, Mergers & Acquisitions

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Information Environment and the Geography of Firms and Investors

28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2016
Gennaro Bernile, Shimon Kogan and Johan Sulaeman
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance
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Geography, Information Environment, Ownership, Trading, Stock Returns

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Has Local Informational Advantage Disappeared?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2018
Gennaro Bernile, Alok Kumar, Johan Sulaeman and Qin Emma Wang
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Miami - School of Business Administration, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance and Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
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Institutional investors; equity analysts; local bias; informational advantage

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Institutional Trading during a Wave of Corporate Scandals: 'Perfect Payday'?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Gennaro Bernile, Johan Sulaeman and Qin Emma Wang
University of Miami - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance and Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
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Total Downloads: 79    Citations: 0
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Center of Volume Mass: Does Aggregate Option Market Activity Predict Stock Returns?

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2019
Gennaro Bernile, Fei Gao and Jianfeng Hu
University of Miami - Department of Finance, Singapore Management University and Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business
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Options; Volume; Stock return predictability; Information; Center of mass