Zuobao Wei

University of Texas at El Paso

500 W. University Ave.

El Paso, TX 79968

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Ownership Structure and Firm Value in China's Privatized Firms: 1991-2001

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 87-108, March 2005
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2007
Zuobao Wei, Feixue Xie and Shaorong Zhang
University of Texas at El Paso, University of Texas at El Paso - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance and Marshall University
Downloads 550 (76,676)
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State Ownership, Soft-Budget Constraint and Cash Holdings: Evidence from China’s Privatized Firms

23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2012
William L. Megginson and Zuobao Wei
University of Oklahoma and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 488 (88,868)
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Privatization, State Ownership, Soft Budget Constraint, Cash Holdings, China

3.

Board Independence and Firm Performance in China

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Dec 2014
University of Texas at El Paso, University of New Hampshire - Paul College of Business and Economics, University of Texas at El Paso and University of South Florida - Muma College of Business
Downloads 466 (93,977)
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Independent directors, Firm performance, Monitoring costs, Tunneling, Investment efficiency, China

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The Dark Side of Transparency in Developing Countries: The Link between Financial Reporting Practices and Corruption

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 66, 101829, 2021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Iowa State University, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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audited financial statements; transparency; private firms; corruption obstacles

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Organizational Resources, Country Institutions, and National Culture Behind Firm Survival and Growth during COVID-19

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Apr 2021
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at El Paso, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - College of Business Administration and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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COVID-19, private firms, firm survival and growth, organizational resources, country institutions, national culture

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The Dark Side of Disclosure: Evidence of Government Expropriation from Worldwide Firms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7254
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Iowa State University, Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Private Sector Economics, Private Sector Development Law, Marketing

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The Effect of Property Rights Protection on Capital Structure: Evidence from a Chinese Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2022
University of New Hampshire, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, University of Oklahoma and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 183 (247,198)
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China, Property rights protection, Capital structure, Leverage

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Gender and Firm Performance around the World: The Roles of Finance, Technology, and Labor

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Mar 2021
Oklahoma State University, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Utrecht University - School of Economics and University of Texas at El Paso
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gender, performance, business obstacles, finance, technology, labor

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The Financial and Operating Performance of China's Newly Privatized Firms

Financial Management, Vol. 32, No. 2, p. 107-126, Summer 2003
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2010
University of Texas at El Paso, University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance, University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance and Clayton State University - Department of Finance & Economics
Downloads 145 (300,579)
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State Ownership, Soft-Budget Constraints, and Cash Holdings: Evidence from China's Privatized Firms

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 48, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
University of Oklahoma, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 132 (323,387)
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Privatization, State ownership, Soft-budget constraints, Cash holdings, China

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Bank Financing and Firm Growth: Evidence from Transition Economies

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2018
Barkat Ullah and Zuobao Wei
Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Firm financing patterns, Bank financing, Informal financing, Firm growth, Transition economy, Institutional development

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ISO Certification, Financial Constraints, and Firm Performance in Latin American and Caribbean Countries

Global Finance Journal, Vol. 25, 2014
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2015
Barkat Ullah, Zuobao Wei and Feixue Xie
Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and University of Texas at El Paso - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 75 (469,264)
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ISO certification, Financial constraint, Firm performance, International standard, Latin America, Caribbean countries

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Financing Patterns in Transition Economies: Privatized Former SOEs versus Ab Initio Private Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Yu Liu, Nilesh B. Sah, Barkat Ullah and Zuobao Wei
University of Texas at El Paso, University of South Florida - Department of Finance, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 72 (480,018)

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Privatization; Financing pattern; Transition economy; Institution development; Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Survey (BEEPS)

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Growth and Growth Obstacles in Transition Economies: Privatized Versus De Novo Private Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 May 2015
Georgia Gwinnett College, University of Oklahoma, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Privatization, Firm performance, Growth obstacle, Transition economy, World Bank Enterprise Survey

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Can a Signal Mitigate a Dilemma? Quality Management Standards, Corruption, and Business Ethics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 May 2021
Barkat Ullah, Zuobao Wei and Yicheng Zhu
Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and Luther College
Downloads 49 (577,663)

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Quality Management Standards; International Organization for Standardization (ISO); corruption; firm growth; information asymmetry; signaling.

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Can Whistleblowing Improve Organizational Effectiveness? Evidence from Financial Reporting Misconduct

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Dec 2022
Old Dominion University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, San Jose State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Whistleblowing, Financial Reporting Misconduct, Organizational Capital, Firm Value

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Debt Equity Financing Choice Under Financial Constraints: Does Corporate Social Responsivity Matter?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Dec 2022
Anh Ngo, Hong Kim Duong and Zuobao Wei
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Old Dominion University and University of Texas at El Paso
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corporate social responsibility, pecking order theory, debt and equity choice JEL Classification: G32, M14

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Do Female Entrepreneurs Face More Growth Obstacles? Evidence from Latin American Countries

Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Lee Allison and Zuobao Wei
Oklahoma State University and University of Texas at El Paso

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Entrepreneurs, gender, Latin Americas, growth obstacles, corruption, financial constraints

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 112
1.

Does Religiosity Improve Analyst Forecast Accuracy?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Zuobao Wei and Yicheng Zhu
University of Texas at El Paso and Luther College
Downloads 112 (492,133)

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Religion, analyst forecasts, corporate culture, ethicality