Francesca Franco

London Business School

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Sussex Place

Regent's Park

London, NW1 4SA

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS
Rank 24,131

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 24,131

in Total Papers Downloads

2,908

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 25,672

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 25,672

in Total Papers Citations

24

CROSSREF CITATIONS

12

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Executive Gender Pay Gaps: The Roles of Female Risk Aversion and Board Representation

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Mary Ellen Carter, Francesca Franco and Mireia Gine
Boston College - Department of Accounting, London Business School and IESE Business School, University of Navarra
Downloads 720 (49,025)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Loading...

Female executive pay; risk aversion; board diversity; corporate governance

2.

Corporate Diversification and the Cost of Debt: The Role of Segment Disclosures

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Francesca Franco, Oktay Urcan and Florin P. Vasvari
London Business School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London Business School
Downloads 702 (50,837)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Loading...

Corporate Diversification, Segment Disclosure, Cost of Debt, Co-insurance

3.

Premium Pay for Executive Talent: An Empirical Analysis

AAA 2011 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2010
Mary Ellen Carter, Francesca Franco and A. Irem Tuna
Boston College - Department of Accounting, London Business School and London Business School
Downloads 675 (53,426)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

Executive Talent, Compensation, Incentives

Determinants and Trading Performance of Equity Deferrals by Corporate Outside Directors

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Francesca Franco, Christopher D. Ittner and Oktay Urcan
London Business School, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 293 (141,602)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

outside directors; deferred compensation; insider trading; SEC Rule 10b-5 plans

Determinants and Trading Performance of Equity Deferrals by Corporate Outside Directors

Forthcoming, Management Science
Posted: 26 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2015
Francesca Franco, Christopher D. Ittner and Oktay Urcan
London Business School, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Abstract:

Loading...

outside directors; deferred compensation; insider trading; SEC Rule 10b-5 plans

5.

The Effects of Contract Design and Implementation Practices on Worker Incentive Plan Outcomes

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 May 2008
Francesca Franco, Christopher D. Ittner and David F. Larcker
London Business School, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 186 (219,990)

Abstract:

Loading...

worker incentives; performance measurement; implementation of incentive plans

6.

Matching Premiums in the Executive Labor Market

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming, https://doi.org/10.2308/accr-52393
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2019
Mary Ellen Carter, Francesca Franco and A. Irem Tuna
Boston College - Department of Accounting, London Business School and London Business School
Downloads 185 (221,045)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Executive Compensation, Human Capital, Pay Premiums, Executive Labor Market, Matching

Executive Deferral Plans and Insider Trading

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 May 2018
Francesca Franco and Oktay Urcan
London Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 147 (268,677)

Abstract:

Loading...

Deferred Compensation, Rule 10b5-1 Plans, Insider Trading

Executive Deferral Plans and Insider Trading

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Jan 2022 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2022
Francesca Franco and Oktay Urcan
London Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Abstract:

Loading...

deferred compensation, Rule 10b5-1 plans, insider trading, strategic disclosures

8.

Corporate Diversification and the Cost of Debt: The Role of Segment Disclosures

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Francesca Franco, Oktay Urcan and Florin P. Vasvari
London Business School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and London Business School

Abstract:

Loading...

Corporate Diversification, Segment Disclosure, Cost of Debt, Co-insurance