Alireza Tourani-Rad

Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law

Professor of Finance

3 Wakefield Street

Private Bag 92006

Auckland Central 1020

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

34

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Scholarly Papers (34)

1.

Ethical Investing in Australia: Is There a Financial Penalty?

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 1224; EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2004
Rob Bauer, Rogér Otten and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Maastricht University, Maastricht University - Limburg Institute of Financial Economics (LIFE) and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Mutual funds, performance evaluation, style analysis, ethical investments

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Financial Development, Corporate Governance and Cost of Equity Capital

Finance and Corporate Governance Conference 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
Kartick Gupta, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
University of South Australia, Auckland University of Technology and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Corporate Governance, Financial Development, Legal Origin, Implied Cost of Equity Capital

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The Intraday Properties of the VIX and the VXO

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Dec 2016
Auckland University of Technology, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
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VIX, Seasonality, Intraday data

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The Information Content of Implied Volatility: Evidence from Australia

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Bart Frijns, Christian Tallau and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Münster University of Applied Sciences and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 320 (94,584)
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Implied Volatility, Volatility Forecasting, Options

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On the Intraday Relation between the VIX and Its Futures

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jan 2014
Bart Frijns, Alireza Tourani-Rad and Robert I. Webb
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce
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VIX, Futures, Vector Autoregressions, Ultra-High Frequency Data

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When No News is Good News – The Decrease in Investor Fear after the FOMC Announcement

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Adrian Fernandez-Perez, Bart Frijns and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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VIX, VIX Futures, FOMC Announcement, Intraday data

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Corporate Governance, Financing Pattern and Cost of Capital: Evidence from New Zealand Companies

22nd Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2011
Hardjo Koerniadi and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Corporate governance, financing policy, cost of capital

A Proclivity to Cheat: How Culture Influences Illegal Insider Trading

2012 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference, 25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Alireza Tourani-Rad, Bart Frijns and Aaron B. Gilbert
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Cultural Dimensions, Insider Dealing, Price Run-Ups

A Proclivity to Cheat: How Culture influences Illegal Insider Trading

Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Sep 2011
Bart Frijns, Aaron B. Gilbert and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Cultural Dimensions, Insider Dealing, Price Run-Ups

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The Role of Accruals as a Signal in Earnings and Dividend Announcements: NZ Evidence

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2008
Hardjo Koerniadi and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Accruals, Signaling, Earnings and Dividend Announcements

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Is Corporate Governance Relevant During the Financial Crisis? Cross-Country Evidence

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Kartick Gupta, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
University of South Australia, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Corporate Governance, Global Financial Crisis, Stock Return Performance

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Do Criminal Sanctions Deter Insider Trading

2012 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2011
Bart Frijns, Aaron B. Gilbert and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 180 (168,298)
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Market Microstructure, Bid-Ask Spreads, Information Asymmetry, Insider Trading, Criminal Sanctions

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Contemporaneous Spill-Over Among Equity, Gold, and Exchange Rate Implied Volatility Indices

25th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Aug 2012
Ihsan Badshah, Bart Frijns and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 179 (169,161)
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spill-over, implied volatility indices

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Cultural Values, CEO Risk Aversion and Corporate Takeovers

Paris December 2011 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Thorsten Lehnert, Bart Frijns, Aaron B. Gilbert and Alireza Tourani-Rad
University of Luxembourg, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 167 (179,790)
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Financial Decision Making, Risk Aversion, Synergies, Culture, Takeovers

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Do Criminal Sanctions Deter Insider Trading?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Mar 2011
Bart Frijns, Aaron B. Gilbert and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 161 (185,578)
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Insider Trading, Criminal Sanctions, Bid-Ask Spreads, Information Asymmetry Costs

Do Criminal Sanctions Deter Insider Trading?

Financial Review, Vol. 48, Issue 2, pp. 205-232, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Bart Frijns, Aaron B. Gilbert and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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market microstructure, bid‐ask spreads, information asymmetry, insider trading, criminal sanctions

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Natural Disasters - Blessings in Disguise?

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011 Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Aug 2011
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Natural disasters, market returns, industry returns, cumulative abnormal returns

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Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions and Default Risk

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Cross-border Mergers, Default risk, Idiosyncratic risk

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Political Crises and the Stock Market Integration of Emerging Markets

Finance and Corporate Governance Conference 2011 Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Alireza Tourani-Rad, Bart Frijns and Ivan Indriawan
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance
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Stock Market Integration, International Crises, Emerging Markets

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Corporate Governance, Financing Patterns and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from New Zealand Companies

2012 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2012
Hardjo Koerniadi and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Corporate governance, financing policy, cost of capital

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Institutional Trading and Asset Pricing

Journal of Banking and Finance, forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
Bart Frijns, Thanh D. Huynh, Alireza Tourani-Rad and P. Joakim Westerholm
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and University of Sydney Business School
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intermediary asset pricing, institutional trading, investor preferences, CAPM

Corporate Governance and Risk-Taking in New Zealand

Australian Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Jan 2014
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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corporate governance, risk taking, stock return variability, New Zealand

Corporate Governance and Risk-Taking in New Zealand

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2014
Posted: 22 Jun 2014
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law

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corporate governance, New Zealand, risk-taking, stock return variability

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Natural Disasters – Blessings in Disguise?

2012 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Dec 2011
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Natural disasters, market returns, industry returns, cumulative abnormal returns

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The Interactions between Price Discovery, Liquidity and Algorithmic Trading for US-Canadian Cross-Listed Shares

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Bart Frijns, Ivan Indriawan and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
Downloads 75 (319,092)
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Market Microstructure, Price Discovery, Cross-Listings

Accelerated Equity Offers: The Role of Internal and External Certification Mechanisms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology
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Accelerated offers, seasoned equity, flotation costs, information asymmetry, due diligence

Accelerated Equity Offers: The Role of Internal and External Certification Mechanisms

2014 Financial Markets & Corporate Governance Conference
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2014
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology
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accelerated offers, seasoned equity, flotation costs, information asymmetry, due diligence

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Trading Cost Decomposition During Federal Funds Rate Announcements

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2017 Conference
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Bart Frijns, Ivan Indriawan, Yoichi Otsubo and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Macroeconomic News Announcements, Bid-Ask Spreads, Spread Decomposition

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Macroeconomic News Announcements and Price Discovery: Evidence from Canadian-U.S. Cross-Listed Firms

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 32, 2015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Bart Frijns, Ivan Indriawan and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Market Microstructure, Price Discovery, Macroeconomic News Announcements, Cross-listed Stocks

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Market Quality around Macroeconomic News Announcements: Evidence from the US and Canadian Markets

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Nov 2016
Bart Frijns, Ivan Indriawan, Alireza Tourani-Rad and Yiuman Tse
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and University of Missouri at Saint Louis
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Cross-Listings, Market Microstructure, Market Quality

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Quote Dynamics of Cross-Listed Stocks

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2017 Conference
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2016
Bart Frijns, Ivan Indriawan and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law, Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Market Microstructure, Error-correction, Quote Dynamics, Cross-listings

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New Zealand Mutual Funds: Measuring Performance and Persistence in Performance

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 347-363, September 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Rob Bauer, Rogér Otten and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Maastricht University, Maastricht University - Limburg Institute of Financial Economics (LIFE) and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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The Value of Academics: Evidence From Academic Independent Director Resignations in China

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2019
Jun Chen, Alexandre Garel and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology - Department of Finance, Audencia Business School and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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independent directors, academics, professors, board, value, firm performance, China

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Investigation of Investors' Overconfidence, Familiarity and Socialization

Accounting and Finance, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 283-300, July 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jun 2005
Alireza Tourani-Rad and Stephen Kirkby
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Is Corporate Governance Relevant During the Financial Crisis?

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Vol. 23, 2013
Posted: 15 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2014
Kartick Gupta, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
University of South Australia, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law

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Corporate Governance, Global Financial Crisis, Stock Return Performance

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Handbook on Emerging Issues in Corporate Governance

HANDBOOK ON EMERGING ISSUES IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, World Scientific Publishing, 2010
Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Alireza Tourani-Rad and Coral B Ingley
Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Corporate Governance, Financial Markets, Firm Performance, Investor Protection, Financial Regulations, Board Performance, Insider Trading, Sustainable Investment, Tunneling, SMEs, SOEs

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Corporate Governance and the Variability of Stock Returns

International Journal of Managerial Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 23 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
Hardjo Koerniadi, Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law

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Corporate governance, Stock return variability, New Zealand

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Monetary Policy Transparency and Pass-Through of Retail Interest Rates

Posted: 07 Aug 2007
Ming-Hua Liu, Dimitri Margaritis and Alireza Tourani-Rad
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law

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Monetary Policy, Transmission Mechanism, Interest Rate Pass-through

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 87
1.

Do Minority Shareholders Benefit from Parent-Subsidiary Mergers?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Hardjo Koerniadi and Alireza Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology and Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law
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Corporate Governance and Seasoned Equity Offerings: Offer Methods and Flotation Costs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 31 Jan 2013
Auckland University of Technology, University of South Australia, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, Auckland University of Technology - Faculty of Business & Law and Auckland University of Technology
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Seasoned equity offering, Asymmetric information, Internal Corporate Governance, Certification, Audit Fee, Flotation costs