Yao Lu

Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management

Assistant Professor of Finance

Beijing, 100084

China

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

CEO Connectedness and Corporate Frauds

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, 7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1209, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 283
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 May 2015
University of Michigan Law School, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
Downloads 1,369 (13,817)
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Corporate Frauds, Appointment-based CEO Connections, Corporate Governance, Social Connections, CEO Power, CEO Influence

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CEOs and the Product Market: When are Powerful CEOs Beneficial?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2017
Tsinghua Universitiy - School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
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Product Markets; Corporate Covernance; CEOs

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Corporate Governance Reforms Around the World and Cross-Border Acquisitions

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1189
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 May 2013 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2013
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Corporate Governance Reforms, Investor Protection, Target Selection, Control Premiums

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Does Independent Directors’ CEO Experience Matter?

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Shinwoo Kang, E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
Sejong University, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Industry-CEO Experience, Board Advising, Value-added Growth, Innovations, R&D Investments

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Governance in Executive Suites

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jul 2012
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Executive Suite Independence: Is It Related to Board Independence?

Forthcoming in Management Science, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1246
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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The C-Suite, CEO Connectedness in Executive Suites, CEO-Independent Director Social Ties, The Independent Board Requirement, Corporate Governance, Information Environment.

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Cherry Picking in Cross-Border Acquisitions

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Aug 2012
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Investor Protection, Corporate Governance Reforms, Target Selection, Private Benefits of Control, Control Premiums

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How Does Corporate Governance Affect Tax Avoidance? Evidence from China

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2019
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Central University of Finance and Economics
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How Do Equity Offerings Affect Technology Adoption, Employees and Firm Performance?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2019
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Sungkyunkwan University, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Firm-level Employment, Equity Issuance, Technology Investments, Skills, Wages, Firm Performance, Online Job Posting.

10.

Governance in the Executive Suite and Board Independence

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1222
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 29 May 2015
E. Han Kim and Yao Lu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
Downloads 98 (274,722)
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Corporate Governance, Monitoring CEOs, Executive Suite Independence, Unintended Consequences of Regulation

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Boardroom Centrality and Systematic Risk

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2019
Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Central University of Finance and Economics
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accounting beta; social network; information transfer; cost of equity

12.

Trade Liberalization and Corporate Income Tax Avoidance

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2017
Yao Lu and Xinzheng Shi
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
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Trade liberalization, tax avoidance, WTO entry

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Can Investment Incentives Crowd Out Innovation? Evidence from China

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2019
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Tsinghua University, School of Economics & Management, Students
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Value-added tax reform, innovation, capital expenditure, financial constraints, China

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How Does Improvement in Commuting Affect Employees? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Sep 2019
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management
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labor productivity, transportation, principal-agent, worker turnover, incentives