Jing Zhao

Portland State University - The School of Business

Associate Professor of Finance

631 SW Harrison St.

Portland, OR 97201

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

Does Employee Treatment and Workforce Diversity Impact Corporate Innovative Efficiency?

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2016
University of Akron, North Carolina State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Does Employee Treatment and Workforce Diversity Impact Corporate Innovative Efficiency?

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
University of Akron, North Carolina State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Promoting the Quiet Life or Risk-Taking? CEO Severance Contracts and Managerial Decision-Making

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2015
Chris J. Muscarella and Jing Zhao
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Portland State University - The School of Business
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CEO severance agreement; Executive compensation, Shirking, Risk-taking, Innovation

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Do Pro-Diversity Policies Improve Corporate Innovation?

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Jan 2018
University of Akron, North Carolina State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Entrenchment or Incentive? CEO Employment Contracts and Acquisition Decisions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Apr 2013
Jing Zhao
Portland State University - The School of Business
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CEO employment contracts, Severance, Golden parachutes, Executive compensation, Mergers and acquisitions

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Local Religious Beliefs and Hedge Fund Risk-Taking Behaviors

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2016
Lei Gao, Ying Wang and Jing Zhao
Iowa State University, State University of New York at Albany - School of Business and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Hedge fund, Risk-taking behaviors, Religion, Idiosyncratic risk, Hedge fund holdings

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School Choice Programs: The Impacts on Housing Values

Journal of Real Estate Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Dec 2014
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management, Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Housing Markets, Property Values, School Choice, Tuition Vouchers, Migration

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Director Networks and Credit Ratings

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2016
Ball State University - Department of Finance and Insurance, University of New Mexico, Ball State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Director Networks, Social Capital, Credit Ratings, Board Connectivity

Director Networks and Credit Ratings

The Financial Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Ball State University - Department of Finance and Insurance, University of New Mexico, Ball State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Networks, Social Capital, Credit Ratings, Board Connectivity

Director Networks and Credit Ratings

Financial Review, Vol. 53, Issue 2, pp. 301-336, 2018
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Apr 2018
Ball State University - Department of Finance and Insurance, University of New Mexico, Ball State University and Portland State University - The School of Business
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director networks, social capital, credit ratings, board connectivity

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Hedge Funds and Corporate Innovation

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2017
Ying Wang and Jing Zhao
State University of New York at Albany - School of Business and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Hedge fund, Patent, Innovation, R&D efficiency, Blockholdings, Firm value

Does Local Religiosity Affect Organizational Risk-Taking? Evidence from the Hedge Fund Industry

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Lei Gao, Ying Wang and Jing Zhao
Iowa State University, State University of New York at Albany - School of Business and Portland State University - The School of Business
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local religiosity, organizational risk-taking, hedge fund, idiosyncratic risk, local preference

Does Local Religiosity Affect Organizational Risk-Taking? Evidence from the Hedge Fund Industry

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Nov 2017
Lei Gao, Ying Wang and Jing Zhao
Iowa State University, State University of New York at Albany - School of Business and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Culture, religiosity, organizational risk-taking, hedge fund, local preference

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Credibility and Multiple SEOs: What Happens When Firms Return to the Capital Market?

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Mark D. Walker, Keven Yost and Jing Zhao
North Carolina State University, Auburn University - Department of Finance and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Seasoned Equity Offers, Market Timing, Credibility, Agency Costs

It Makes a Village: Residential Relocation after Charter School Admission

Real Estate Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 May 2013
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management, Texas Tech University and Portland State University - The School of Business

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Housing, Migration, Schools

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Industry Contagion Effects of Internal Control Material Weakness Disclosures

Advances in Accounting, Volume 34, September 2016, Pages 27-40
Posted: 02 Aug 2017
IMD Business School, Global Board Center, Portland State University, Portland State University and Portland State University - The School of Business

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SOX Section 404, Internal control material weakness, Industry information transfer, and share price contagion

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It Makes a Village: Residential Relocation after Charter School Admission

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 42, Issue 4, pp. 1008-1041, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Nov 2014
North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management, UCF and Portland State University - The School of Business
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Can Growth Options Explain the Trend in Idiosyncratic Risk?

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Oct 2006
Charles Cao, Timothy T. Simin and Jing Zhao
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Portland State University - The School of Business

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Idiosyncratic volatility, growth options, real options

Can Growth Options Explain the Trend in Idiosyncratic Risk?

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 21, Issue 6, pp. 2599-2633, 2008
Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Charles Cao, Timothy T. Simin and Jing Zhao
Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania State University and Portland State University - The School of Business

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