Anzhela Knyazeva

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Financial Economist

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Payout Policy, Agency Conflicts, and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Jun 2006
Kose John and Anzhela Knyazeva
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Downloads 2,261 (3,438)
Citation 27

Abstract:

payout policy design, dividends, repurchases, pre-commitment, corporate governance, agency conflicts

The Supply of Corporate Directors and Board Independence

Review of Financial Studies 26(6), 1561-1605, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 315/2011
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Ronald W. Masulis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business
Downloads 652 (31,183)
Citation 15

Abstract:

board of directors, board expertise, director labor market, location, firm value, firm performance, CEO compensation

Effects of Local Director Markets on Corporate Boards

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Ronald W. Masulis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business
Downloads 76 (266,072)
Citation 11

Abstract:

board of directors, director labor market, location

Local Director Talent and Board Composition

23rd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 15 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Ronald W. Masulis
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business
Downloads 68 (283,850)
Citation 7

Abstract:

board of directors, director labor market, location, firm value

3.

Employee Rights and Acquisitions

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 118, Issue 1, pp. 49-69
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Kose John, Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 348 (69,642)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Mergers and acquisitions, Firm value, Employees, Agency conflicts

4.

Does Geography Matter? Firm Location and Corporate Payout Policy

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 2011, Volume 101, 533–551, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Kose John, Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
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Citation 11

Abstract:

geography, firm location, proximity to shareholders, dividends, payout policy

5.

Comovement in Investment

Simon School Working Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National University of Singapore - Business School
Downloads 253 (80,543)
Citation 3

Abstract:

investment, comovement, corporate governance, information acquisition, information asymmetry, performance

6.

Governance and Payout Precommitment

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 33, pp. 101-117
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2015
Kose John, Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 174 (118,744)
Citation 1

Abstract:

precommitment, payout, debt–dividend tradeoff, corporate governance

7.

Dividend Smoothing: An Agency Explanation and New Evidence

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Oct 2014
Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 108 (139,178)
Citation 1

Abstract:

dividend smoothing, intertemporal dividend decisions, corporate governance, conflicts of interest

8.

Benefits of Focus vs. Heterogeneity: An Analysis of Corporate Boards

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Charu G. Raheja
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Wake Forest University
Downloads 90 (189,282)
Citation 2

Abstract:

board characteristics, director heterogeneity, monitoring

9.

The Benefits of Focus vs. Heterogeneity: Dissimilar Directors and Coordination within Corporate Boards

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Charu G. Raheja
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Wake Forest University
Downloads 88 (171,952)

Abstract:

boards of directors, coordination problems, director characteristics, shareholder value

10.

Investor Heterogeneity and Trading

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Leonard Kostovetsky
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Carroll School of Management, Boston College
Downloads 74 (186,978)

Abstract:

institutional investors, investor heterogeneity, information, trading volume

11.

Ownership Change, Institutional Development and Performance

Journal of Banking and Finance 37(7), 2605–2627,
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 11 May 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Joseph E. Stiglitz
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 42 (307,238)
Citation 1

Abstract:

ownership change, property rights, privatization, performance

12.

Does Being Your Bank's Neighbor Matter?

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 35 (335,662)
Citation 1

Abstract:

bank lending, spreads, covenants, geography, distance

13.

Product Market Competition and Shareholder Rights: International Evidence

European Financial Management 18(4), 663–694, 2012,
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 10 May 2013
Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Downloads 8 (474,949)

Abstract:

competition, shareholder rights, performance, law and finance, complementarity

14.

Product Market Competition and Shareholder Rights: International Evidence

European Financial Management, Vol. 18, Issue 4, pp. 663-694, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Aug 2012
Anzhela Knyazeva and Diana Knyazeva
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
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Abstract:

competition, shareholder rights, performance, law and finance, complementarity

15.

Ownership Changes and Access to External Financing

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 1804-1816, 2009
Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2011
Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva and Joseph E. Stiglitz
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

Abstract:

Privatization, Ownership, Access to credit, Performance, Investment