Michel A. Habib

University of Zurich

Professor of Finance

Plattenstrasse 14

Zurich, 8032

Switzerland

http://www.isb.uzh.ch/institut/profs/mhabib.htm

Swiss Finance Institute

c/o University of Geneva

40, Bd du Pont-d'Arve

CH-1211 Geneva 4

Switzerland

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Citation 21

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

NYU, Ctr for Law and Business Research Paper No. 02-01; RICAFE Working Paper No. 006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Feb 2002
Gilles Chemla, Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
Imperial College Business School, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich
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Citation 21

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Shareholder Agreements, Put Options, Call Options, Pre-emption Rights, Catch-up Clauses, Drag-along Rights, Demand Rights, Tag-along Rights

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

NYU Working Paper No. S-CG-01-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Gilles Chemla, Michel A. Habib and Alexander Ljungqvist
Imperial College Business School, University of Zurich and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Shareholder Agreements, Put Options, Call Options, Pre-emption Rights, Catch-up Clauses, Drag-along Rights, Demand Rights, Tag-along Rights

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3457
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Gilles Chemla, Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
Imperial College Business School, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich
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Shareholder agreements, put options, call options, pre-emption rights, drag-along rights, demand rights, tag-along rights, catch-up clauses

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Firm Value and Managerial Incentives: A Stochastic Frontier Approach

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Dec 2000
Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich
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Underpricing and Entrepreneurial Wealth Losses in IPOs: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 May 2001
Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich
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IPO Syndicates, Private Foreknowledge, and the Economics of Excess Search

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 00-29
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jun 2000
Yoram Barzel, Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Washington, University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law
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Negotiating over Banking Secrecy: The Case of Switzerland and the European Union

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance, University of Lausanne - Department of Economics (DEEP) and University of Zurich
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Banking Secrecy, Switzerland, Event Study

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Why Have Exchange-Traded Catastrophe Instruments Failed to Displace Reinsurance?

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Feb 2007
Rajna Gibson, Michel A. Habib and Alexandre Ziegler
University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI), University of Zurich and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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Citation 6

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Catastrophe risk, insurance, reinsurance, financial markets, private and public financing

The Role of Knowhow Acquisition in the Formation and Duration of Joint Ventures

EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 May 2004
Michel A. Habib and Pierre Mella-Barral
University of Zurich and Toulouse Business School
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Citation 6

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Joint Ventures, Knowhow Acquisition, Optimal Dissolution Time, Continuous-Time Corporate Finance.

The Role of Knowhow Acquisition in the Formation and Duration of Joint Ventures

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 189-233, 2007
Posted: 18 May 2007
Michel A. Habib and Pierre Mella-Barral
University of Zurich and Toulouse Business School

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Joint Ventures, Knowhow Acquisition, Optimal Dissolution Time, Continuous-Time Corporate Finance.

The Role of Knowhow Acquisition in the Formation and Duration of Joint Ventures

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 20, Issue 1, pp. 189-233, 2007
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Michel A. Habib and Pierre Mella-Barral
University of Zurich and Toulouse Business School

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Why Government Bonds are Sold by Auction and Corporate Bonds by Posted-price Selling

FAME Research Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Jul 2003
Michel A. Habib and Alexandre Ziegler
University of Zurich and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
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Government Bonds, Corporate Bonds, Auctions, Posted-price Selling, Costly Information

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Knowhow, Core Competencies, and the Choice between Merging, Allying, and Buying Assets

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Michel A. Habib and Pierre Mella-Barral
University of Zurich and Toulouse Business School
Downloads 185 (130,814)
Citation 1

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Mergers, Alliances, Asset Sales, Knowhow, Core Competencies, Dissolution, Superseding, Dynamic Corporate Finance.

The Quality-Assuring Role of Mutual Fund Advisory Fees

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-64
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law
Downloads 121 (197,884)

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excessive fees, advisory fees, quality-assurance, open-access, closet indexing

The Quality-Assuring Role of Mutual Fund Advisory Fees

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-16, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-22
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2016
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law
Downloads 62 (304,477)

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Excessive fees, advisory fees, quality-assurance, open-access, closet indexing

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Firm Value and Managerial Incentives

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/26705
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich
Downloads 94 (217,270)
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Entrepreneurial Spawning and Firm Characteristics

Forthcoming in Management Science, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2013
Michel A. Habib, Ulrich Hege and Pierre Mella-Barral
University of Zurich, Toulouse School of Economics and Toulouse Business School
Downloads 85 (224,725)

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spawning, spinoffs, spinouts, general and specialized resources, firm organization, organizational fit, firm size, focus, profitability, innovativeness, spawning dynamics

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Entrepreneurial Spawning and Firm Characteristics

Management Science, December 2013, Vol. 59, No. 12, pp 2790-2804
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2017
Pierre Mella-Barral, Michel A. Habib and Ulrich Hege
Toulouse Business School, University of Zurich and Toulouse School of Economics
Downloads 62 (275,386)

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spawning, spinoffs, spinouts, general and specialized resources, firm organization, organizational fit, firm size, focus, profitability, innovativeness, spawning dynamics

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Prevention is Better than Cure: The Role of IPO Syndicates in Precluding Information Acquisition

Journal of Business, Vol. 79, No. 6, 2006
Posted: 29 Aug 2012
Yoram Barzel, Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Washington, University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law

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Underpricing and IPO Proceeds: A Note

Economics Letters, Vol. 61 (3)
Posted: 07 May 2001
Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich

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Underpricing, IPO proceeds, Uncertainty

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Underpricing and Entrepreneurial Wealth Losses in Ipos: Theory and Evidence

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 14, No. 2
Posted: 19 Mar 2001
Alexander Ljungqvist and Michel A. Habib
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Zurich

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The Private Placement of Debt and Outside Equity as an Information Revelation Mechanism

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 13, Issue 4
Posted: 22 Aug 2000
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law

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The Financing and Redeployment of Specific Assets

Journal of Finance, Vol. 20, No. 20, 1998
Posted: 11 Nov 1998
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law

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Debt and Outside Equity as Information Revelation Mechanisms

Posted: 15 Oct 1998
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law

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Spin-Offs and Information

Posted: 22 Aug 1998
Michel A. Habib, D. Bruce Johnsen and Narayan Y. Naik
University of Zurich, George Mason University - School of Law and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Headline Underpricing and Entrepreneurial Wealth Losses in IPOs: Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1873
Posted: 18 Aug 1998
Michel A. Habib and Alexander Ljungqvist
University of Zurich and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Monitoring, Implicit Contracting, and the Lack of Permanence of Leveraged Buyouts

Posted: 18 May 1998
Michel A. Habib
University of Zurich

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User Specialization and Asset Financing

London Business School Institute of Finance and Accounting Working Paper 196
Posted: 07 May 1998
Michel A. Habib and D. Bruce Johnsen
University of Zurich and George Mason University - School of Law

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Spinoffs and Information

J. OF FINANCIAL INTERMEDIATION, Vol. 6 No. 2
Posted: 09 Jun 1997
Michel A. Habib, D. Bruce Johnsen and Narayan Y. Naik
University of Zurich, George Mason University - School of Law and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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