Ulf Axelson

London School of Economics

United Kingdom

Swedish Institute for Financial Research (SIFR)

Drottninggatan 89

SE-113 59 Stockholm, SE-113 60

Sweden

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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Why are Buyouts Levered? The Financial Structure of Private Equity Funds

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2008-15; Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2008-03-014, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 12 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
London School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 4,951 (1,103)
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LBO funds, Capital Structure, Private Equity, Ex Ante Financing, Ex Post Financing, Incentives in Private Equity

Borrow Cheap, Buy High? The Determinants of Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2012
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Private Equity, Capital Structure, Buyouts, Credit Cycles

Borrow Cheap, Buy High? The Determinants of Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts

NBER Working Paper No. w15952
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2010
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Borrow Cheap, Buy High? The Determinants of Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8914
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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capital structure, credit cycles, leveraged buyouts, Private equity

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Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts: An Empirical Analysis*

Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Swedish House of Finance
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Private equity, capital structure, buyouts

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Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts: An Empirical Analysis

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
London School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance, University of Oxford - Said Business School and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Private equity, capital structure, leveraged buyouts

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The Financing of Large Buyouts: An Empirical Analysis

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Mar 2007
London School of Economics, University of Oxford - Said Business School, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Private equity, capital structure, buyouts

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Security Design with Investor Private Information

Journal of Finance, Vol. 62, No. 6, 2007
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 May 2002 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Ulf Axelson
London School of Economics
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Security Design, Capital Structure

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Wall Street Occupations: An Equilibrium Theory of Overpaid Jobs

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2012
Ulf Axelson and Philip Bond
London School of Economics and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
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Investment Banking, Compensation Contracts

Liquidity and Manipulation of Executive Compensation Schemes

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 06 May 2011
Ulf Axelson and Sandeep Baliga
Downloads 139 (179,988)
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Executive Compensation, Earnings Manipulation, Transparency

Liquidity and Manipulation of Executive Compensation Schemes

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 10, pp. 3907-3939, 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Ulf Axelson and Sandeep Baliga
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G34, J33

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Why are Buyouts Levered: The Financial Structure of Private Equity Funds

NBER Working Paper No. w12826
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, London School of Economics and Swedish House of Finance
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Why are Buyouts Leveraged? The Financial Structure of Private Equity Firms

CEPR Discussion Paper No.DP6133
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 May 2008
London School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Capital structure, leveraged buyouts, private equity