Zacharias Sautner

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH

Professor of Finance, Head Finance Department

Sonnemannstraße 9-11

Frankfurt am Main, 60314

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Behind the Scenes: The Corporate Governance Preferences of Institutional Investors

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Joseph A. McCahery, Zacharias Sautner and Laura T. Starks
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC), Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,286 (998)
Citation 51

Abstract:

Institutional investors, corporate governance, shareholder activism

2.

Did SOX Section 404 Make Firms Less Opaque? Evidence from Cross-Listed Firms

Contemporary Accounting Research, 30, 2013, 1133–1165 ,
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Stefan Arping and Zacharias Sautner
University of Amsterdam Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 2,012 (4,531)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Analyst Forecasts, Corporate Governance, Disclosure Regulation

3.

Opening the Black Box: Internal Capital Markets and Managerial Power

Journal of Finance 68, 2013, 1577-1631 , EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Markus Glaser, Florencio Lopez de Silanes and Zacharias Sautner
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management), SKEMA Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 1,418 (9,297)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Internal Capital Markets, Capital Budgeting, Managerial Power, Corporate Politics

4.

Out-of-Court Restructuring versus Formal Bankruptcy in a Non-Interventionist Bankruptcy Setting

Review of Finance 14, 2010, 623-668
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2012
Philipp Jostarndt and Zacharias Sautner
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 925 (19,087)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, debt restructuring, capital structure

5.

Corporate Governance and Internal Capital Markets

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 1530565, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2010
Zacharias Sautner and Belen Villalonga
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 900 (17,806)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Corporate governance, internal capital markets, ownership, diversification

6.

Corporate Governance and the Design of Stock Option Contracts

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings, Die Betriebswirtschaft, 71, 331-354.
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Zacharias Sautner and Martin Weber
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and University of Mannheim - Department of Banking and Finance
Downloads 897 (18,491)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Stock Option Programs, Program Design, Corporate Governance, Empirical Evidence

7.

Short-Term Institutions, Analyst Recommendations, and Mispricing

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Martijn Cremers, Ankur Pareek and Zacharias Sautner
University of Notre Dame, Rutgers University and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 762 (17,515)

Abstract:

Investor Horizon, Short-Termism, Analysts, Mispricing

8.

Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions: The Role of Private Equity Firms

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming, 25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2012, 2013 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2012 BFIN 10
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2016
Mark Humphery-Jenner, Zacharias Sautner and Jo-Ann Suchard
UNSW Business School, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance
Downloads 631 (21,847)

Abstract:

Mergers and acquisitions, private equity, information asymmetries

9.

Internal Capital Markets and Corporate Politics in a Banking Group

Review of Financial Studies, 24, 2011, 358-401 , European Banking Center Discussion Paper No. 2009-15S, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-19, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-47S, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Martijn Cremers, Rocco Huang and Zacharias Sautner
University of Notre Dame, Michigan State University - Department of Finance and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 566 (36,473)
Citation 3

Abstract:

internal capital markets, capital markets, retail banking, corporate politics

10.

What Determines How Top Managers Value Their Stock Options?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Zacharias Sautner, Martin Weber and Markus Glaser
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH, University of Mannheim - Department of Banking and Finance and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management)
Downloads 440 (49,731)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Executive Stock Options, Subjective Option Values, Optimism, Overconfidence, Miscalibration

11.

Financial Distress, Corporate Control, and Management Turnover

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
Philipp Jostarndt and Zacharias Sautner
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 406 (53,139)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Corporate control, financial distress, restructuring

12.

Corporate Governance and Leverage: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 10-019/2, Finance Research Letters, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
Stefan Arping and Zacharias Sautner
University of Amsterdam Business School and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 391 (57,098)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Corporate Leverage, Financing Policy

13.

How Do Managers Behave in Stock Option Plans? Clinical Evidence from Exercise and Survey Data

Journal of Financial Research, 32, 2009, 123-155
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2014
Martin Weber and Zacharias Sautner
University of Mannheim - Department of Banking and Finance and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 390 (59,242)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Employee Stock Options, Exercise Behavior, Stock Selling Behavior, Correlation of Economic

14.

Institutional Investor Preferences and Executive Compensation

Research Handbook on Executive Pay, edited by J. Hill and R. Thomas, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, European Banking Center Discussion Paper No. 2012-002, CentER Working Paper Series No. 2012-004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2012
Joseph A. McCahery and Zacharias Sautner
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC) and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 261 (86,020)

Abstract:

Executive Compensation, Institutional Investors, Corporate Governance

15.

Managerial Short-Termism and Investment: Evidence from Accelerated Option Vesting

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Tomislav Ladika and Zacharias Sautner
University of Amsterdam and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 222 (58,345)

Abstract:

Managerial Myopia, Corporate Investment, Vesting Periods, FAS 123-R

16.

Indirect Costs of Financial Distress and Bankruptcy Law: Evidence from Trade Credit and Sales

Review of Finance, Forthcoming , AFA 2014 Philadelphia Meetings Paper, EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2017
Zacharias Sautner and Vladimir N. Vladimirov
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH and University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 178 (88,045)

Abstract:

Bankruptcy Costs, Workouts, Bankruptcy Law, International Comparison

17.

Stock Option Repricing in Europe

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Michael Sauer and Zacharias Sautner
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 174 (140,371)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Executive Stock Options, Option Repricing, Comparative Corporate Governance

18.

M&A Negotiations and Lawyer Expertise

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Mar 2015
Christel Karsten, Ulrike Malmendier and Zacharias Sautner
Strategy&, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 76 (108,367)

Abstract:

Contracting; M&A, Lawyers

19.

The Retention Effects of Unvested Equity: Evidence from Accelerated Option Vesting

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 22 May 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Torsten Jochem, Tomislav Ladika and Zacharias Sautner
University of Amsterdam - Finance Group, University of Amsterdam and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 54 (99,411)

Abstract:

Executive retention, Unvested equity, Stock options, Accelerated option vesting, FAS 123-R

20.

ESG Shareholder Engagement and Downside Risk

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2016
Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin, University of Reading - ICMA Centre, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Oxford-Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
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Abstract:

ESG, Shareholder Activism, Corporate Governance, Downside Risk

21.

Contracting between Firms: Empirical Evidence

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Rajkamal Iyer and Zacharias Sautner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
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Abstract:

agency problems, holdup problems, incomplete contracting, contract theory

22.

Limited Attention to Detail: How Analysts' Valuations Change Following Mandatory Option Expensing

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Tomislav Ladika and Zacharias Sautner
University of Amsterdam and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 0 (215,590)

Abstract:

23.

Short-Term Investors, Long-Term Investments, and Firm Value

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Martijn Cremers, Ankur Pareek and Zacharias Sautner
University of Notre Dame, Rutgers University and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gemeinnützige GmbH
Downloads 0 (31,845)

Abstract:

short-termism, managerial myopia, investment, misvaluation