Jess Cornaggia

Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance

Associate Professor of Finance

University Park, PA 16802

United States

http://jesscornaggia.com

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Does Banking Competition Affect Innovation?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Jess Cornaggia, Yifei Mao, Xuan Tian and Brian Wolfe
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business - Finance Department, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo
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Banking competition, Innovation, Access to finance, External finance dependence, Mergers and acquisitions, Economic growth

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Credit Ratings across Asset Classes: A Long-Term Perspective

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2018
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Georgia
Downloads 1,947 (7,329)
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Credit Ratings, Credit Standards, Rating Agency, Ratings Comparability, Regulatory Capital

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Estimating the Costs of Issuer-Paid Credit Ratings

Review of Financial Studies 26(10) 2229-2269
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2014
Jess Cornaggia and Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 917 (23,868)
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Corporate Debt, Credit Ratings, NRSROs, Information Intermediary, Capital Markets Regulation

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Credit Ratings and the Cost of Municipal Financing

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2017
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 779 (30,084)
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Credit Ratings, NRSRO, Blind Reliance, Municipal Debt, Information Production, Capital Markets Regulation

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Revolving Doors on Wall Street

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Jess Cornaggia, Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia and Han Xia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 735 (32,575)
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Credit Ratings, Capital Markets Regulation, Human Capital, Regulatory Capture, Revolving Door, Credit Analysts, NRSROs, Analyst Labor Market

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Does Access to External Finance Improve Productivity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 99, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Alexander W. Butler and Jess Cornaggia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
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economic growth, access to finance, banking, natural experiment, productivity, crop yields, ethanol

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Does Regulatory Certification Affect the Information Content of Credit Ratings?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
American University - Department of Finance and Real Estate, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
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Credit Ratings, NRSRO, Capital Markets Regulation, Certification

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Corporate Financing Decisions, Managerial Market Timing, and Real Investment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 101, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Market Timing, Financing Decisions, Investment Policy

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The Value of Access to Finance: Evidence from M&A

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2018
Jess Cornaggia and Jay Y. Li
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and City University of Hong Kong
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M&A, Access to finance, Financing synergy, Banking deregulation

10.

Does Risk Management Matter? Evidence from the U.S. Agricultural Industry

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 109 (2) 419-440, 2013
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Jess Cornaggia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 383 (74,751)
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risk management, hedging, productivity, firm value, access to finance, risk

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Do Local Capital Market Conditions Affect Consumers' Borrowing Decisions?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2015
Alexander W. Butler, Jess Cornaggia and Umit Gurun
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 334 (87,520)

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Peer-to-peer, Access to finance, Bank competition, Finance-growth nexus, Consumer finance, Household finance

12.

Where the Heart Is: Information Production and the Home Bias

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2019
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 331 (88,422)

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Credit Ratings, Home Bias, Municipal Debt, Information Production, Capital Markets Regulation

13.

Initial Public Offerings and the Local Economy

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Brigham Young University - Department of Finance and University of Kansas - School of Business
Downloads 239 (124,984)

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IPO, Economic Growth

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Equity Issues and Returns: Managerial Timing, Reaction, or Both?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2009
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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The Value of Uninformative Credit Ratings

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University
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Corporate Debt, Credit Ratings, NRSROs, Information Intermediary, Capital Markets Regulation

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Does Initial Placement Matter for Equity Analysts' Forecast Accuracy

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Jess Cornaggia and Lin Zou
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Choose Your Battles Wisely: The Consequences of Protesting Government Procurement Contracts

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Dec 2018
Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
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Bid Protests, Government Procurement, Competition

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Grit and Credit Risk

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 26 May 2019
Jess Cornaggia, Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia and Han Xia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Student loans, Grit, Perseverance, Credit risk factors, Household finance

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Does Bank Competition Affect Corporate Bankruptcy?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 May 2019
Jess Cornaggia, Mahsa Kaviani and Hosein Maleki
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Temple University - Department of Finance and Temple University, Fox School of Business
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financial distress, bankruptcy resolution, bank competition

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Credit Rating Agency Fees: Pay to Play or Pay for Work?

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Apr 2019
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 10 (567,802)

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Credit Ratings, Ratings Fees, Municipal Bonds, Bond Insurance, Information Production