Gwen Yu

Harvard Business School

Soldiers Field Road

Morgan 383

Boston, MA 02163

United States

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Higher Risk, Lower Returns: What Hedge Fund Investors Really Earn

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Ilia D. Dichev and Gwen Yu
Emory University - Department of Accounting and Harvard Business School
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Citation 8

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Hedge fund, Investor capital flows, Dollar-weighting

Higher Risk, Lower Returns: What Hedge Fund Investors Really Earn

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
Ilia D. Dichev and Gwen Yu
Emory University - Department of Accounting and Harvard Business School
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Citation 8

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Hedge fund, Investor capital flows, Dollar-weighting

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Market Competition, Earnings Management, and Persistence in Accounting Profitability around the World

Review of Accounting Studies, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 1281-1308, December 2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Harvard Business School, Harvard University - Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,455 (7,202)

Abstract:

market competition, Performance persistence, Cross-country differences, Financial statement analysis

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Information Environment and the Investment Decisions of Multinational Corporations

The Accounting Review, Vol. 89, No. 2, pp. 759-790, March 2014, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4942-11
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard Business School
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Citation 8

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Corporate Investment, Investment Efficiency, Information Environment, Information Quality, Information Asymmetry, Multinational Corporations, MNCs, Financial Reporting Quality, Transparency

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Accounting Standards and International Portfolio Holdings

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2014
Gwen Yu and Aida Sijamic Wahid
Harvard Business School and University of Toronto - Accounting
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Citation 18

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IFRS, Home bias, Harmonization, International CAPM

Admitting Mistakes: Home Country Effect on the Reliability of Restatement Reporting

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Harvard Business School, University of Toronto - Accounting and Harvard Business School
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Admitting Mistakes: Home Country Effect on the Reliability of Restatement Reporting

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Harvard Business School, University of Toronto - Accounting and Harvard Business School
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Securities Litigation Risk for Foreign Companies Listed in the U.S.

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2014
Harvard University - Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
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Citation 2

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Litigation Risk, Cross Listing, Bonding, 10b-5, Securities Litigation, U.S. Listing, Class Action

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The Capital Market Consequences of Language Barriers in the Conference Calls of Non-U.S. Firms

Accounting Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Research Paper No. 2154948
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2016
Boston University - Department of Accounting, Rice University and Harvard Business School
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Linguistic complexity; Non-plain English; Voluntary disclosure; Capital market consequences; Language barriers

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Accounting for Crises

American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Venky Nagar and Gwen Yu
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Harvard Business School
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Citation 1

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FIN Around the World: The Contribution of Financing Activity to Profitability

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 2113557
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2012
University of British Columbia - Sauder School of Business, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
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Domestic Credit, Financial Statement Analysis, Return on Equity, Corporate Performance

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Managing Reputation: Evidence from Biographies of Corporate Directors

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 12 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2017
University of Melbourne, University of Toronto - Accounting and Harvard Business School
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Director monitoring, reputational concerns, strategic disclosure

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Managers’ Cultural Background and Disclosure Attributes

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 09 Oct 2016
Boston University - Department of Accounting, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Rice University and Harvard Business School
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Disclosure tone, Individualism, Conference calls, Ethnic group

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China or the World? A Financial Reporting Strategy for Hong Kong's Capital Markets

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Case No. 112-035
Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Harvard University - Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and Asia Pacific Research Center

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Lehman Brothers and Repo 105

Harvard Business School General Management Unit Case No. 112-050
Posted: 05 Feb 2012
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Bridging the GAAPs

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Case No. 111-114
Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Gwen Yu
Harvard Business School

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