Woo-Jong Lee

Seoul National University

Associate Professor

Gwanak-ro 1, Gwanak-gu

Seoul, 151-916

Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

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1.

Financial Reporting Quality and Labor Investment Efficiency

Contemporary Accounting Research 31(4), pp. 1047-1076.
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Boochun Jung, Woo-Jong Lee and David P. Weber
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, Seoul National University and University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting
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Accounting quality, Investment efficiency, Labor investment, Hiring

Political Uncertainty and Cost Stickiness: Evidence from National Elections around the World

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Woo-Jong Lee, Jeffrey Pittman and Walid Saffar
Seoul National University, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Political Uncertainty, Cost Stickiness

Political Uncertainty and Cost Stickiness: Evidence from National Elections around the World

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 12 Jul 2019
Woo-Jong Lee, Jeffrey Pittman and Walid Saffar
Seoul National University, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance

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Political Uncertainty, Cost Stickiness, national elections, institutional infrastructure

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Do Managers Withhold Good News from Labor Unions?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Deakin University, Seoul National University and University of Macau - Department of Accounting and Information Management
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Labor Union, Disclosure, Timing Disclosure

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Corporate Layoffs and Accounting Conservatism

KAIST College of Business Working Paper Series No. 2016-001
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, University of Queensland - Business School, Seoul National University and KAIST College of Business
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Accounting Conservatism, Layoff, Layoff Efficiency, Restructuring, Downsizing, Form 8-K

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Managerial Entrenchment and the Value of Dividends

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 2011, 36 (2), pp. 297-322.
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Woo-Jong Lee
Seoul National University
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Managerial entrenchment, Takeover defenses, Agency costs, Dividend payout, Firm value

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Do Takeover Defenses Impair Equity Investors’ Perception of ‘Higher Quality’ Earnings?

Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Lee-Seok Hwang and Woo-Jong Lee
Seoul National University - College of Business Administration and Seoul National University
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takeover defenses, earnings informativeness, earnings quality, market perception

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Financial Reporting Quality and Employment: The Case of Refinancing Risk

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, Seoul National University, University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
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financial reporting quality; labor; employment; hiring; refinancing; debt maturity

8.

Organized Labor and Inventory Stockpiling

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jan 2018
Sophia Hamm, Boochun Jung, Woo-Jong Lee and Daniel Yang
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, Seoul National University and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
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labor union, inventory, investment efficiency, strike

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Laborism, Investment Efficiency in Labor, and Operating Performance Around the World

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Jul 2016
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Seoul National University and Hong Kong Baptist University
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Extrapolation Bias in Explaining the Asset Growth Anomaly: Evidence from Analysts’ Multi-Period Earnings Forecasts

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul National University - College of Business Administration and Seoul National University
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analyst forecast, growth anomaly, investment anomaly, extrapolation bias

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Regional Crime Rates and Corporate Misreporting

Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2019
Hyungjin Cho, Sera Choi, Woo-Jong Lee and Seunghee Yang
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Seoul National University - College of Business Administration, Seoul National University and Seoul National University
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crime rates, social capital, financial reporting quality, tax avoidance

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Do Labor Unions Always Lead to Underinvestment?

Journal of Management Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Deakin University, Seoul National University and University of Macau - Department of Accounting and Information Management
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Labor union, investment efficiency, overinvestment, underinvestment, chaebol

The Impact of Dividend Covenants on Investment and Operating Performance

Journal of Business, Finance, and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Nov 2015
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, Seoul National University and University of Connecticut - School of BusinessUniversity of Connecticut - School of Business
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Dividend covenants, Investment, Operating performance

The Impact of Dividend Covenants on Investment and Operating Performance

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 43, Issue 3-4, pp. 414-447, 2016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Apr 2016
University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy, Seoul National University and University of Connecticut - School of BusinessUniversity of Connecticut - School of Business
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dividend covenants, investment, operating performance

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Audit Pricing of Shared Leadership

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2016
Younsik Choi, Jiwon Hyeon, Taejin Jung and Woo-Jong Lee
Seoul National University - College of Business Administration, Seoul National University, Seoul National University and Seoul National University
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Audit Fees, Audit Effort, Audit Hours, Co-CEOs, Shared Leadership

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Labor Unions and Income Smoothing

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2018
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2018
Sophia Hamm, Boochun Jung and Woo-Jong Lee
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - School of Accountancy and Seoul National University
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Labor Unions; Earnings Smoothing; Accruals Management; R&D Expenditures Management

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Association between Big 4 Auditor Choice and Cost of Equity Capital for Multiple‐Segment Firms

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 135-163, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Mar 2014
Jong-Hag Choi and Woo-Jong Lee
Seoul National University - College of Business Administration and Seoul National University
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Audit quality, Cost of equity capital, Multiple‐segments firms, Information asymmetry

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Stock Return Predictability of Residual‐Income‐Based Valuation: Risk or Mispricing?

Abacus, Vol. 49, Issue 2, pp. 219-241, 2013
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Lee-Seok Hwang and Woo-Jong Lee
Seoul National University - College of Business Administration and Seoul National University
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Asset‐pricing tests, Market efficiency, Mispricing, Risk, Value‐to‐price

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Debt Financing and Accounting Conservatism in Private Firms

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 31, No. 4, 2014, pp. 1220-1259
Posted: 07 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2014
In-Mu Haw, Jay Junghun Lee and Woo-Jong Lee
Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business, University of Massachusetts Boston and Seoul National University

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private firms, debt financing, public bonds, accounting conservatism