Cong Wang

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

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Corporate Governance and Acquirer Returns

ECGI-Finance Working Paper No. 116/2006, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Apr 2005
Ronald W. Masulis, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Corporate Governance, Anti-takeover Provisions, Takeover Protection, Market for Corporate Control, Acquisitions, Acquisition Profitability, Agency Problems

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Agency Problems at Dual-Class Companies

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 209/2008
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 May 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2008
Ronald W. Masulis, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Dual class shares, dual class stock, agency costs, conflicts of interest, voting rights and cash flow rights divergence, acquisitions, announcement effects, empire building, executive compensation, CEO compensation, value of cash holdings, capital expenditures

Agency Problems at Dual-Class Companies

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2008
Ronald W. Masulis, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Dual class shares, dual class stock, agency costs, conflicts of interest, voting rights and cash flow rights wedge, acquisitions, announcement effects, empire building, executive compensation, CEO compensation, value of cash holdings, capital expenditures

Corporate Governance Transfer and Synergistic Gains from Mergers and Acquisitions

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2007
Cong Wang and Fei Xie
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Synergy, Efficiency Gains

Corporate Governance Transfer and Synergistic Gains from Mergers and Acquisitions

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 829-858, 2009
Posted: 25 Jan 2009
Cong Wang and Fei Xie
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics

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G34, G14, K22

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CEO Inside Debt and Accounting Conservatism

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2018
Cong Wang, Fei Xie and Xiangang Xin
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong
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Managerial Ownership of Debt, Inside Debt, Deferred Compensation, Executive Pension, Accounting Conservatism, Agency Costs of Debt

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Globalizing the Boardroom - The Effects of Foreign Directors on Corporate Governance and Firm Performance

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 242/2009
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2012
Ronald W. Masulis, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Foreign Director, Board of Directors, Corporate Governance, Independent Director, Foreign Independent Director, Agency Costs, Board Monitoring, Cross-Border Acquisition, Earnings Restatement, Financial Misreporting, CEO Compensation, Board Attendance, Operating Performance, Tobin's Q

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Managerial Ownership of Debt and Bank Loan Contracting

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Cong Wang, Fei Xie and Xiangang Xin
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong
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Managerial ownership of debt, inside debt, executive pension, deferred compensation, bank loan contracting, loan spread, agency costs of debt, expropriation risk, syndicate size, covenant restriction, collateral requirement

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Foreign Cash: Taxes, Internal Capital Markets, and Agency Problems

The Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2016
Jarrad Harford, Cong Wang and Kuo Zhang
University of Washington, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management
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Cash trapped overseas, Value of foreign cash, Repatriation cost, Domestic investment-cash flow sensitivity

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Industry Expertise of Independent Directors and Board Monitoring

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Vol. 50, Issue 5, pp. 929-962
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Cong Wang, Fei Xie and Min Zhu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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Does Target Tax Aggressiveness Matter in Corporate Takeovers?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin School of Business, The University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and The University of Hong Kong Faculty of Business and Economics
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M&As, Tax aggressiveness, tax avoidance, due diligence, acquisition premium

Labor Unemployment Risk and CEO Incentive Compensation

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 15-43
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 14 May 2015 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2017
Andrew Ellul, Cong Wang and Kuo Zhang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management
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Unemployment risk, Human capital, Executive compensation, Risk taking, Leverage

Labor Unemployment Risk and CEO Incentive Compensation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11634
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Nov 2016
Andrew Ellul, Cong Wang and Kuo Zhang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management
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Executive compensation, Human Capital, leverage, Risk Taking, unemployment risk

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Creditor Control Rights and Financial Reporting Conservatism

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Apr 2012
Cong Wang, Fei Xie and Xiangang Xin
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong
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Employee-Manager Alliances and Shareholder Returns from Acquisitions

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 583/2018
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2018
Ronald W. Masulis, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Market for Corporate Control, Takeover Protection, Worker-Manager Alliance, Employee Stock Ownership Plan, Acquisition Profitability, Agency Problems, Employee Treatment

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Directors: Older and Wiser, or Too Old to Govern?

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 584/2018
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 26 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2019
University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics and Jinan University - Management School
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boardroom aging, older directors, board monitoring, board advising, agency problems

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Political Costs and Corporate Tax Avoidance: Evidence from Sin Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2018
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, University of Oregon, Jinan University - Management School and The University of Hong Kong Faculty of Business and Economics
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political capital, political cost, tax avoidance, sin firms

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Do Executive Stock Options Induce Excessive Risk Taking?

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 34, 2010
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Aug 2012
Zhiyong Dong, Cong Wang and Fei Xie
Beijing University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and University of Delaware - Lerner College of Business and Economics
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Executive stock options, Excessive risk taking, Capital structure, Securities offerings

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Social Trust and Bank Loan Financing: Evidence from China

Abacus, Vol. 52, Issue 3, pp. 374-403, 2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Sep 2016
Deqiu Chen, Xuejiao Liu and Cong Wang
University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) - Business School, University of International Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
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Bank loan financing, Legal enforcement, Non‐state‐owned enterprises, Political connection, Social trust