Tina Yang

Villanova University - School of Business

Associate Professor of Finance

800 Lancaster Avenue

Villanova, PA 19085-1678

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Determinants of Board Structure

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 May 2005
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department, Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
Downloads 2,666 (3,029)
Citation 193

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Board composition, board size, board leadership, duality, endogeneity, SOX, Sarbanes-Oxley, corporate governance

The Effects and Unintended Consequences of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on the Supply and Demand for Directors

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper, FMA Online, Vol. #, No. #, Year
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department, Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Board, board discretion, board function, board reform, corporate governance, director liability, independent director, regulation

The Effects and Unintended Consequences of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on the Supply and Demand for Directors

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 8, pp. 3287-3328, 2009
Posted: 05 Aug 2009
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department, Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business

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D23, G32, G34, G38, K22, M14

Are Shareholder Proposals an Important Corporate Governance Device? Evidence from US and UK Shareholder Proposals

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics, Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Shareholder proposal, shareholder activism, proxy voting, proxy reform, corporate governance

Proxy Rules and Proxy Practices: An Empirical Study of US and UK Shareholder Proposals

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics, Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Shareholder proposal, shareholder activism, proxy voting, proxy reform, corporate governance

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CEO Duality and Firm Performance: Evidence from an Exogenous Shock to the Competitive Environment

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
Tina Yang and Shan Zhao
Villanova University - School of Business and Grenoble Ecole de Management
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CEO duality, firm performance, corporate governance, endogeneity, competitive environments

Shareholder Proposal Rules and Practice: Evidence from a Comparison of the US and UK

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics, Department of Finance, University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Corporate Governance, Shareholder Proposals, Shareholder Activism, Proxy Voting, Proxy Access, Proxy Reform

Shareholder Proposal Rules and Practice: Evidence from a Comparison of the United States and United Kingdom

American Business Law Journal, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Nov 2012
Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics, Department of Finance, University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Corporate Governance, Shareholder Proposals, Shareholder Activism, Proxy Voting, Proxy Access, Proxy Reform

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How Do Public Companies Adjust Their Board Structures?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 16 May 2014
Harbert College of Business, Auburn University, University of Kansas - School of Business and Villanova University - School of Business
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board independence, board size, board structure, board reform, corporate governance, regulation, endogeneity, dynamic adjustment

Mutual Funds as Monitors: Evidence From Mutual Fund Voting

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Jul 2009
Clemson University - Department of Finance, University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Proxy voting, mutual funds, corporate governance, shareholder proposals

Mutual Funds as Monitors: Evidence from Mutual Fund Voting

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Mar 2010
Clemson University - Department of Finance, University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance, Clemson University - Department of Finance and Villanova University - School of Business
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Proxy voting, mutual funds, corporate governance, shareholder proposals

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Determinants of Board Structure: A Comparison of Publicly-Traded and Privately-Owned Insurance Companies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
Enya He, Steve Miller and Tina Yang
University of North Texas, Saint Joseph's University and Villanova University - School of Business
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Board structure, Corporate Governance, Regulation, Organizational form

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Institutional Investors and Corporate Environmental, Social, and Governance Policies: Evidence from Toxic Release Data

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
Incheol Kim, Hong Wan, Bin Wang and Tina Yang
University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley - College of Business and Entrepreneurship, State University of New York at Oswego, Marquette University and Villanova University - School of Business
Downloads 103 (129,407)

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Environmental, social, and governance; Corporate social responsibility; Institutional investors; Shareholder value maximization; Stakeholder theory; Geographic distance; Toxic Release Inventory

10.

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 Villanova University - School of Business
Downloads 86 (109,243)
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Independent directors, Firm performance, Monitoring costs, Tunneling, Investment efficiency, China

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Board Leadership Structure of Publicly‐Traded Insurance Companies

Miller, Steve, Yang, Tina. 2015. Board Leadership Structure of Publicly-Traded Insurance Companies. Journal of Insurance Issues 38 (2): 184–232.,
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Aug 2015
Steve Miller and Tina Yang
Saint Joseph's University and Villanova University - School of Business
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Corporate governance; CEO duality; Insurance industry

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The Benefits and Costs of Controlling Shareholders: The Rise and Fall of Parmalat

Research in International Business and Finance, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp 27-52, 2005
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2011
Bonnie Buchanan and Tina Yang
Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics and Villanova University - School of Business

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Corporate governance; Parmalat; shareholder; regulatory failure