Xin (Simba) Chang

Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University

Professor of Finance

S3-B1B-76 Nanyang Avenue

Singapore, 639798

Singapore

http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/changxin

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Stock Liquidity and Stock Price Crash Risk

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Xin (Simba) Chang, Yangyang Chen and Leon Zolotoy
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Faculty of Business and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Stock liquidity; Crash risk; Short-termism; Bad news hoarding

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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
Xin (Simba) Chang, Gilles Hilary, Jun-Koo Kang and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, 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
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Accounting conservatism, Innovation, Managerial myopia

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Audit Quality, Auditor Compensation and IPO Underpricing

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Xin (Simba) Chang, André Gygax, Elaine Oon and Hong Feng Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Deakin University - Deakin Business School
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Auditor quality, Audit fees, Assurance fees, IPO underpricing

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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
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
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Adverse Selection, Capital Structure, Analyst Coverage

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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
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR and Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law
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Non-Executive Employee Stock Options and Corporate Innovation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 115, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Xin (Simba) Chang, Kangkang Fu, Angie Low and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Nanyang Technological University - Division of Banking & Finance and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Employee Stock Options; Corporate Innovation; Risk-taking Incentives; Employee Compensation

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Credit Default Swaps and Corporate Innovation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 134, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2019
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Faculty of Business, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Credit Default Swaps; Corporate Innovation; Risk Taking

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Cash Flow Sensitivities and the Allocation of Internal Cash Flow

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Sudipto Dasgupta, George Wong and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Jinan University - Management School
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Cash Flow Sensitivity, Internal Cash Flow, Higher-order GMM, Beveridge-Nelson Decomposition

Target Behavior and Financing: How Conclusive is the Evidence?

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Mar 2006
Xin (Simba) Chang and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
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Capital Structure, Trade-off theory

Target Behavior and Financing: How Conclusive is the Evidence?

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Feb 2007
Xin (Simba) Chang and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
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Capital Structure, Trade-off theory

Industry Expertise, Information Leakage, and the Choice of M&A Advisors

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011 Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2015
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Jinan University - Management School
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Investment banking; Mergers and Acquisitions; Advisory Fees; Advisory Services; Industry Expertise

Industry Expertise, Information Leakage and the Choice of M&A Advisors

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 43, Issue 1-2, pp. 191-225, 2016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jason Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE)
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investment banking, mergers and acquisitions, advisory fees, advisory services, industry expertise

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Do Patents Portend Productivity Growth? Global Evidence from Private and Public Firms

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, R. David McLean, Bohui Zhang and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Georgetown University - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Innovation, Patents, TFP growth, Economic growth

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Financing the Deficit: Debt Capacity, Information Asymmetry, and the Debt-Equity Choice

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Sep 2005
Xin (Simba) Chang and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
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Pecking Order Hypothesis, Tradeoff Theory, Information Asymmetry, Debt Capacity

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Employees as Creditors: The Disciplinary Role of Pension Deficits in the Market for Corporate Control

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011 Paper, AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2012
Xin (Simba) Chang, Jun-Koo Kang and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Pension deficits, Market for corporate control, Mergers and acquisitions, Merger announcement returns, Disciplinary role

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Managerial Entrenchment and Firm Value: A Dynamic Perspective

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2013
Xin (Simba) Chang and Hong Feng Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Deakin University - Deakin Business School
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Corporate Governance, Managerial Entrenchment, Long Difference Estimator, Reverse Causality, Panel VAR

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Financial Constraints, Mispricing and Corporate Investment

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2009
George Wong, Robert W. Faff, Wing Chun Kwok and Xin (Simba) Chang
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, University of Queensland, Monash University - Department of Accounting and Finance and Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University
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Financial constraints, Mispricing, Corporate Investment, Investment-cash flow sensitivity, Financial Flexibility

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The Effects of Financial Constraints on Corporate Policies in Australia

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Xin (Simba) Chang, Tek Jun Tan, George Wong and Hong Feng Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Deakin University - Deakin Business School
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Financial Constraints, Cash Policy, Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity, Cash-Cash Flow Sensitivity, Negative Cash Flow, Australian Firms

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Institutional Investor Horizons, Information Environment, and Firm Financing Decisions

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Yangyang Chen, Kangkang Fu and Endong Yang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University and University of Macau
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Investor horizons, information asymmetry, capital structure, debt maturity, institutional ownership

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Stock Liquidity and Corporate Social Responsibility

31st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2018
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 04 May 2019
Xin (Simba) Chang, Weiqiang Tan, Endong Yang and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, University of Macau and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Stock Liquidity, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Investor Horizon, Short-Termism

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The Cross-Sectional Determinants of Post-IPO Stock Performance: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Oct 2009
Xin (Simba) Chang, Lewis Tam and George Wong
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Downloads 331 (97,405)
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Post-IPO performance, China Stock Markets, Overvaluation, Ownership Structure, Underwriter Reputation

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The Real Impact of Stock Market Mispricing - Evidence from Australia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Xin (Simba) Chang, Lewis Tam, Tek Jun Tan and George Wong
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Market Inefficiency, Equity Dependence, Investment, Australian Firms.

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How Do Firms Allocate Internal Cash Flow? The Effect of Misvaluation and Costly External Financing

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2012
Xin (Simba) Chang, Sudipto Dasgupta, George Wong and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Jinan University - Management School
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Cash flow, misvaluation, catering channel, financial constraints, investment, cash holdings, external finance

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Financial Constraints and Stock Returns - Evidence from Australia

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 31 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2010
H. Chan, Xin (Simba) Chang, Robert W. Faff and George Wong
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Queensland and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Financial Constraints, Stock Returns, Australian Firms

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Monte Carlo Simulations and Capital Structure Research

International Review of Finance, Vol. 11, No. 1
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Jan 2011
Xin (Simba) Chang and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
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Capital Structure, Trade-off theory, Market Timing, Debt-equity choice, Look-ahead Bias

Monte Carlo Simulations and Capital Structure Research

International Review of Finance, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 19-55, 2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Xin (Simba) Chang and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
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Corporate Environmental Liabilities and Capital Structure

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jul 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Kangkang Fu, Tao Li, Lewis Tam and George Wong
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) - School of Economics, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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corporate social responsibility, environmental liability, capital structure, bank debt

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Conglomerate Structure and Capital Market Timing

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Xin (Simba) Chang, Gilles Hilary, Carmen Shih and Lewis Tam
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Georgetown University - Department of Accounting and Business Law, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Nanyang Business School and Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau
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Conglomerates, Keiretsu, Capital Structure, Market Timing, Japanese Markets, Japanese Firms

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Corporate Environmental Risk and the Customer-Supplier Relationship

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2018
Shantanu Banerjee, Xin (Simba) Chang, Kangkang Fu, Tao Li and George Wong
Lancaster University - Management School, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) - School of Economics and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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corporate social responsibility, product market competition, environmental risk, customer-supplier relationship

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Multiplicative Risk Prudence, Inflation Uncertainty and the Real Risk-Free Rate Puzzle

Australian Centre for Financial Studies - Finsia Banking and Finance Conference 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Jul 2010
George Wong, Xin (Simba) Chang and Bruce D. Grundy
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University and University of Melbourne
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Multiplicative risk, Risk prudence, Background risk, Inflation Uncertainty, Risk-free Rate Puzzle, Precautionary savings.

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External Financing of Last Resort? Bank Lines of Credit as a Source of Long-Term Finance

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 04 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2019
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Tsinghua University - Department of Finance, Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR and University of New South Wales, Sydney
Downloads 108 (268,927)
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Lines of Credit, Financing of Last Resort, Liquidity Buffer, Long term financing

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Multiplicative Risk Prudence

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
George Wong and Xin (Simba) Chang
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University
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Multiplicative risk, Risk prudence, Precautionary saving

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Local Political Corruption and Financial Reporting Conservatism

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2019
Xin (Simba) Chang, Shanmin Li, Chun Liu, Liang Sun and Wenrui Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU), Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU), Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Political Corruption, Anti-corruption Campaign, Conditional Accounting Conservatism, Financial Reporting, Earnings Shielding

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Macroeconomic Conditions, Financial Constraints, and Firms’ Financing Decisions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Yunling Chen and Sudipto Dasgupta
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Tsinghua University - Department of Finance and Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR
Downloads 85 (314,364)
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Capital Structure, Debt Maturity, Financial Constraints, Macroeconomic Conditions, Market Timing

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The Information Role of Advisors in Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from Acquirers Hiring Targets’ Ex-Advisors

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Jinan University - Management School
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mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, advisory services, competition, bargaining

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Does Corporate Social Responsibility Facilitate Public Debt Financing?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2020
Xin (Simba) Chang, Bin Xu and Yung Chiang Yang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Leeds and University College Dublin (UCD) College of Business
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public debt, debt ownership structure, corporate social responsibility, window dressing, financial constraints

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Equity Financing, Equity Lending, and Price Pressure: The Case of DRIP Arbitrage

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Deakin University - Department of Finance, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Nanyang Business School, Division of Banking & Finance, Students and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
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Equity lending; Short selling; Equity Financing; Price pressure; Dividend reinvestment plan

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Effects of Financial Constraints on Corporate Policies in Australia

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 85-108, March 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Feb 2007
Xin (Simba) Chang, Tek Jun Tan, George Wong and Hongfeng Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and University of Melbourne - Department of Finance
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Audit Quality, Auditor Compensation and Initial Public Offering Underpricing

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 48, Issue 3, pp. 391-416, September 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Aug 2008
Xin (Simba) Chang, André Gygax, Elaine Oon and Hong Feng Zhang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Business and Economics and Deakin University - Deakin Business School
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Cross-Sectional Determinants of Post-IPO Stock Performance: Evidence from China

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 50, Issue 3, pp. 581-603, September 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Xin (Simba) Chang, Shi Hua Lin, Lewis Tam and George Wong
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Corporate Environmental Performance: Determinants and Real Effects

Posted: 22 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2018
Dianna Chang, Xin (Simba) Chang, Kangkang Fu and Lewis Tam
SIM University (UniSIM), Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University and Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau

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Newsweek, green score, corporate social responsibilities, environmental performance, financial impacts, investment policies

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Total Downloads: 161
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Institutional Investor Horizons, Information Environment, and Firm Financing Decisions

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2019
Xin (Simba) Chang, Yangyang Chen, Kangkang Fu and Endong Yang
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University and University of Macau
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Investor horizons, information asymmetry, capital structure, debt maturity, institutional ownership