Gilles Hilary

Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law

McDonough School of Business

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

How Does Financial Reporting Quality Relate to Investment Efficiency?

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), December 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2015
Gary C. Biddle, Gilles Hilary and Rodrigo S. Verdi
University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 4,540 (1,339)
Citation 45

Abstract:

Financial Reporting Quality, Investment Efficiency, Accounting Quality, Adverse Selection, Moral Hazard

2.

Accounting Quality and Firm-Level Capital Investment

Accounting Review, October 2006
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Gary C. Biddle and Gilles Hilary
University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Business and Economics and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 2,522 (3,235)
Citation 61

Abstract:

investment, accounting quality

3.

Does Religion Matter in Corporate Decision Making in America?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Oct 2008
Gilles Hilary and Kai Wai Hui
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and The University of Hong Kong (HKU) - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,135 (11,039)
Citation 45

Abstract:

Corporate investment, risk aversion, corporate culture, religion

4.

Analyst Coverage and Financing Decisions

Tuck Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
Xin (Simba) Chang, Sudipto Dasgupta and Gilles Hilary
Cambridge Judge Business School, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 980 (16,456)
Citation 48

Abstract:

Adverse Selection, Capital Structure, Analyst Coverage

5.

The Role of Anchoring Bias in the Equity Market: Evidence from Analysts’ Earnings Forecasts and Stock Returns

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2011
Ling Cen, Gilles Hilary and K.C. John Wei
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 876 (18,198)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Anchoring, Cognitive biases, Analysts’ earnings forecasts, Cross-sectional stock returns

6.

The Effect of Auditor Quality on Financing Decisions

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Xin (Simba) Chang, Sudipto Dasgupta and Gilles Hilary
Cambridge Judge Business School, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 863 (18,493)
Citation 7

Abstract:

7.

CEO Ability, Pay and Firm Performance

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 May 2010
Candie (Yuk Ying), Sudipto Dasgupta and Gilles Hilary
Massey University, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 819 (18,322)
Citation 16

Abstract:

CEO Ability, CEO Pay, Managerial Labor Market, Firm Performance

The Credibility of Self-Regulation: Evidence from the Accounting Profession's Peer Review Program

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Apr 2005
Clive S. Lennox and Gilles Hilary
University of Southern California and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 783 (24,566)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Self-regulation, Sarbanes-Oxley Act

The Credibility of Self-Regulation: Evidence from the Accounting Profession's Peer Review Program

Journal of Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 18 Apr 2005
Clive S. Lennox and Gilles Hilary
University of Southern California and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law

Abstract:

Self-regulation, Sarbanes-Oxley Act

9.

Innovation, Managerial Myopia, and Financial Reporting

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2013/35/AC
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2015
Cambridge Judge Business School, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
Downloads 746 (16,973)

Abstract:

Accounting conservatism, Innovation, Managerial myopia

10.
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Citation 2

Analyst Forecast Consistency

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Jan 2012
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Downloads 562 (38,704)
Citation 2

Abstract:

analyst forecast, consistency, Reg FD

Analyst Forecast Consistency

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2012/08/AC
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Downloads 115 (204,241)
Citation 2

Abstract:

11.
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Citation 6

Endogenous Overconfidence in Managerial Forecasts

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jan 2011
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Downloads 397 (60,046)
Citation 6

Abstract:

dynamic overconfidence, management forecasts

Endogenous Overconfidence in Managerial Forecasts

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/39/AC
Posted: 25 Mar 2011
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

Abstract:

Overconfidence, Management Forecast, Managerial Credibility

12.
Downloads 348 ( 70,773)
Citation 1

Managerial Reputation in Financial and Labor Markets

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 15 May 2010
Candie (Yuk Ying), Sudipto Dasgupta and Gilles Hilary
Massey University, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 213 (119,664)
Citation 1

Abstract:

ability, reputation, labor market, compensation, governance

Managerial Reputation in Financial and Labor Markets

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Candie (Yuk Ying), Sudipto Dasgupta and Gilles Hilary
Massey University, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 135 (180,138)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Ability, reputation, labor market, compensation, governance

13.
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Citation 1

Management Forecast Consistency

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2013
Gilles Hilary, Charles Hsu and Rencheng Wang
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and University of Melbourne
Downloads 334 (73,725)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Management forecast consistency, management forecast accuracy, investor reactions, analyst revisions

Management Forecast Consistency

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 05 Mar 2014
Gilles Hilary, Charles Hsu and Rencheng Wang
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and University of Melbourne

Abstract:

Management forecast consistency, management forecast accuracy, investor reactions, analyst revisions

14.

Organized Labor and Information Asymmetry in the Financial Markets

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Gilles Hilary
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 270 (79,535)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Information Asymmetry, Labor Relation

15.

The Bright Side of Managerial Over-Optimism

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2017
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Fordham University and University of Melbourne
Downloads 248 (48,346)

Abstract:

over-optimism, firm performance

16.

The Role of Analysts in Intra-Industry Information Transfer

Forthcoming in The Accounting Review, INSEAD Working Paper No. 213/29/AC
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Gilles Hilary and Rui Shen
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Accounting
Downloads 241 (79,839)

Abstract:

information transfer; financial analysts; externalities

17.

The Role of Anchoring Bias in the Equity Market: Evidence from Analysts' Earnings Forecasts and Stock Returns

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming, INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/99/AC
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Sep 2011
Ling Cen, Gilles Hilary and K. C. John Wei
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Downloads 239 (96,416)
Citation 2

Abstract:

anchoring, cognitive biases, analysts’ earnings forecasts, cross-sectional stock returns

18.

Does Past Success Lead Analysts to Become Overconfident?

Management Science, Forthcoming, INSEAD Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Gilles Hilary and Lior Menzly
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 215 (105,595)
Citation 24

Abstract:

Analyst Forecasts, Overconfidence

19.

Trust and Contracting

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2015/42/ACC
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 May 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Gilles Hilary and Sterling Huang
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 143 (77,370)

Abstract:

Trust, Moral Hazard, Contracting

20.
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Analyst Forecasts: It Pays to Be Off!

Journal of Investment Management, Forthcoming, INSEAD Working Paper No. 2013/92/AC
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Downloads 143 (171,862)

Abstract:

Analyst Forecasts: It Pays to Be Off!

Journal of Investment Management (JOIM), Fourth Quarter 2013
Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Gilles Hilary and Charles Hsu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

Abstract:

Financial analysts, forecast consistency, lowballing, career outcome, sophisticated investors

21.

Conglomerate Structure and Capital Market Timing

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Cambridge Judge Business School, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School and Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau
Downloads 132 (169,601)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Conglomerates, Keiretsu, Capital Structure, Market Timing, Japanese Markets, Japanese Firms

22.

Shareholder Activism with Weak Corporate Governance: Social Pressure, Private Cost and Organized Crime

Japanese Journal of Management Accounting, Vol. 1, 2006, pp. 55-73
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Jun 2014
Gilles Hilary and Tomoki Oshika
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Waseda University
Downloads 40 (311,435)

Abstract:

organized crime; activism; Japan

23.

Chief Uncertainty Officers, the Case of the Armed Forces.

Forthcoming in Insurance and Risk Management
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Aug 2015
Paul-Antoine Croizé and Gilles Hilary
INSEAD - Singapore and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
Downloads 4 (346,445)

Abstract:

Uncertainty managment; armed forces; military

24.

Can Capital Constraints Restrain Creativity? The Spillover Effect of Budget Constraints on Employee Creativity

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2017
INSEAD, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
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Abstract:

budgetary controls, budgets, creativity, capital constraints, originality

25.

Messaging without a Message: Executive Value and Social Media Activity

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 May 2017 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Ru Gao, Gilles Hilary and Rencheng Wang
The University of Queensland, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law and University of Melbourne
Downloads 0 (203,372)

Abstract:

Limited Attention, Saliency, Social Media, Twitter

26.

Marital Status and Earnings Management (A Note)

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2876032
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Nov 2016
Gilles Hilary, Sterling Huang and Yanping Xu
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy and Jinan University
Downloads 0 (204,703)

Abstract:

marital status, earnings management, risk-taking

27.

Cyber-Risk Disclosure: Who Cares?

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2852519
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Gilles Hilary, Benjamin Segal and May H. Zhang
Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Fordham University and Fordham University - Graduate School of Business Administration
Downloads 0 (63,457)

Abstract:

cyber-security, privacy, disclosure

28.

Does Past Success Lead Analysts to Become Overconfident?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Posted: 28 Nov 2005
Lior Menzly and Gilles Hilary
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law

Abstract:

Analysts, Forecasts, Overconfidence, Behavioral finance, Behavioral economics, Accounting