S. Ghon Rhee

University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

K.J. Luke Chair of International Finance and Banking

2404 Maile Way

C-304, FEI/CBA

Honolulu, HI 96822

United States

University of Hawaii - Department of Financial Economics and Institutions

Shidler College of Business

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

Foreign Institutional Ownership and Stock Market Liquidity: Evidence from Indonesia

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 33, No. 7, 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
S. Ghon Rhee and Jian-Xin Wang
University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Technology Sydney
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Citation 8

Abstract:

Foreign investors, Foreign institutions, Foreign ownership, Foreign trading, Market liberalization, Liquidity, Bid-ask spread, Depth, Price sensitivity, the Jakarta Stock Exchange, Granger causality

Foreign Institutional Ownership and Stock Market Liquidity: Evidence from Indonesia

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2010
S. Ghon Rhee and Jian-Xin Wang
University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Technology Sydney
Downloads 183 (138,359)
Citation 8

Abstract:

foreign institutions, foreign ownership, liquidity, bid-ask spread, depth, price impact

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Market Sentiment, IPO Underpricing, and Valuation

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Cynthia J. Campbell, S. Ghon Rhee, Yan Du and Ning Tang
Iowa State University - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Wilfrid Laurier University
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Citation 2

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IPO, underpricing, valuation, sentiment, underwriter reputation, information asymmetry

Return Reversals, Idiosyncratic Risk, and Expected Returns

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2009
Wei Huang, Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Liang Zhang
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Hawaii
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Citation 51

Abstract:

return reversal, idiosyncratic risk, expected return

Return Reversals, Idiosyncratic Risk, and Expected Returns

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 147-168, 2010
Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Wei Huang, Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Liang Zhang
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Hawaii

Abstract:

G12, C13

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The Brokerage Firm Effect in Herding: Evidence from Indonesia

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2009
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers University, Camden
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Herding behavior, Foreign Investor, Domestic investor, Emerging stock market, Brokerage firm

Earnings Management Behaviors under Different Economic Environments: Evidence from Japanese Banks

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business
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Citation 5

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Loan-loss provision, security gains, earnings management; and regulatory capital

Earnings Management Behaviors under Different Economic Environments: Evidence from Japanese Banks

International Review of Economics and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 27 Dec 2005
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

Abstract:

Loan-Loss Provision, Security Gains, Earnings Management

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Margin Purchases and Short Sales in Emerging Markets: Their Rationales and Design Variables

World Bank Financial Sector Paper Series
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Tadashi Endo and S. Ghon Rhee
Yamanashi Eiwa College and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Emerging markets, Margin purchases, Short sales, Short selling, Stock borrowing and lending

Investor Demand for IPOs and Aftermarket Performance: Evidence from the Hong Kong Stock Market

Working Paper No. 10-4
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Sumit Agarwal, Chunlin Liu and S. Ghon Rhee
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
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Citation 6

Abstract:

Initial Public Offering, Aftermarket Performance, Investor Demand

Investor Demand for IPOs and Aftermarket Performance: Evidence from the Hong Kong Stock Market

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Sumit Agarwal, Chunlin Liu and S. Ghon Rhee
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

Abstract:

Initial Public Offering, Aftermarket Performance, Investor Demand

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National Culture and Corporate Cash Holdings around the World

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 50, 2015
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Faculty of Business, Macquarie University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business, Monash University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
Downloads 258 (70,493)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cash holdings; National culture; Individualism; Uncertainty avoidance

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Is the London Market Competitive? A Study of Trading Behavior of London Market Makers

EFMA 2000 Athens
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Nov 2000
Rosita P. Chang, Chunlin Liu and S. Ghon Rhee
University of Hawaii - Department of Financial Economics and Institutions, University of Rhode Island and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
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Why Do Foreign Investors Underperform Domestic Investors in Trading Activities? Evidence from Indonesia

Journal of Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2008
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business Administration, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Nevada, Reno - College of Business
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Citation 6

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Trading performance, Foreign Investor, Domestic investor, Poor timing of trade hypothesis, Information advantage hypothesis, Aggressive trading hypothesis, Initiated orders, Non-initiated orders, Indonesian stock market

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Do Macroeconomic Factors Subsume Market Anomalies in Long Investment Horizons?

EFMA 2004 Basel Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jun 2004
National Central University, National Central University at Taiwan - Department of Finance, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and Ming Chuan University - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

investment horizon, beta, size, book-to-market equity, CAPM, macroeconomic factors

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Why CEOs File Bankruptcy in Delaware

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Gregory R. Stone and S. Ghon Rhee
University of Nevada, Reno and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
Downloads 185 (133,610)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Delaware, agency theory

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Local Gambling Preferences and Corporate Innovative Success

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 49, No. 1, Feb. 2014, pp. 77–106, FIRN Research Paper,
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Faculty of Business, Deakin University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Abstract:

Innovation, Catholics-to-Protestants ratio, Gambling preferences, CEO overconfidence

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Foreign Exchange Market Efficiency Under Recent Crises: Asia-Pacific Focus

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 31, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
Rubi Ahmad, S. Ghon Rhee and Yuen Meng Wong
University of Malaya (UM), University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Malaya (UM) - Faculty of Business & Accountancy
Downloads 121 (163,825)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Foreign exchange market efficiency, Forward unbiasedness hypothesis, Cointegration, Asia-Pacific Currencies

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A Retrospective Evaluation of the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal: 1993-2002

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2002-9
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Nov 2003
Kalok Chan, George Andrew Karolyi and S. Ghon Rhee
CUHK Business School, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
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Extreme Downside Risk and Expected Stock Returns

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, No. 5, 2012, 1492-1502
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 May 2012
Wei Huang, Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Feng Wu
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration
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Citation 6

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Extreme Downside Risk, Generalized Extreme Value Distribution, Idiosyncratic Volatility, Bankruptcy Risk

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Another Look at Idiosyncratic Volatility and Expected Returns

Journal of Investment Management, Vol. 9, No. 4, 2011, 26-51
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 19 May 2012
Wei Huang, Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Liang Zhang
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Hawaii
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Citation 11

Abstract:

idiosyncratic volatility, return reversals

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Institutional Trading Performance in a Retail Investor Dominated Emerging Market

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Mar 2011
Wei Li, S. Ghon Rhee and Steven Shuye Wang
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and School of Business, Renmin University of China
Downloads 67 (269,336)

Abstract:

institutional trades, performance, persistence, information

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Nominal Stock Price Anchors: A Global Phenomenon?

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2017
Kee-Hong Bae, Jisok Kang and S. Ghon Rhee
York University - Schulich School of Business, Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance, University of Cambridge and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
Downloads 61 (129,223)

Abstract:

anchoring, norms, nominal share price

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Limits-to-Arbitrage in US Penny Stocks: An Overlooked Segment of US Equity Markets

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2015 Conference Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2015
Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Liang Zhang
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Hawaii
Downloads 52 (189,599)

Abstract:

Listed Penny Stocks, Asset Pricing Model, Trading Strategies, Short- Sale Constraints, Limits-to-Arbitrage, Institutional Ownership, Idiosyncratic Volatility

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Anything Wrong with Breaking a Buck? An Empirical Evaluation of Nasdaq’s $1 Minimum Bid Price Maintenance Criterion

Journal of Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Oct 2011
S. Ghon Rhee and Feng Wu
University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 37 (359,258)

Abstract:

Exchange listing standards, Low-priced stocks, Extreme tail risk, NASDAQ

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Preferenced Trading, Quote Competition, and Market Quality: Evidence from Decimalization on the NYSE

Financial Review, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 523-540, August 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Jul 2010
Wei Huang, S. Ghon Rhee and Ning Tang
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and Wilfrid Laurier University
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Can Quote Competition Reduce Preferenced Trading? A Reexamination of the SEC's 1997 Order Handling Rules

Accounting & Finance, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 243-264, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Mar 2013
S. Ghon Rhee and Ning Tang
University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and Wilfrid Laurier University
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Preferenced trading, Quote competitiveness, Order flow competition, Order handling rules, Market reforms

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The Currency-of-Denomination Decision for Debt Financing

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 16, Issue 3, pp. 143-150, 1985
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Mar 2011
S. Ghon Rhee, Rosita P. Chang and Peter E. Koveos
University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Department of Financial Economics and Institutions and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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An Analysis of the Magnet Effect under Price Limits

International Review of Finance, Vol. 9, Issue 1-2, pp. 83-110, March/June 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jun 2009
Daphne Yan Du, Qianqiu Liu and S. Ghon Rhee
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business
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CEO Inside Debt and Convertible Bonds

Forthcoming, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Sep 2017
Wei-Hsien Li, S. Ghon Rhee and Carl Hsin-han Shen
National Central University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and National Central University
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Convertible bond; Inside debt; Risk shifting

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Do Progressive Social Norms Affect Economic Outcomes? Evidence from Corporate Takeovers

Journal of Empirical Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Faculty of Business, Deakin University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Abstract:

Religion, Corporate takeovers, Mainline Protestants, Behavioral finance

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Shareholder Perks in Japan: Price Movement and Trading Volume Around Ex-Benefit Days

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2016 Conference
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 May 2016
University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business, Hitotsubashi University - Graduate School of Commerce and Management and Soka University
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Another Look at Idiosyncratic Volatility and Expected Returns

Journal Of Investment Management (JOIM), Fourth Quarter 2011
Posted: 25 May 2012
Victor Huang, Qianqiu Liu, S. Ghon Rhee and Liang Zhang
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Hawaii at Manoa - Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

Idiosyncratic volatility, January effect, return reversals

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Where Does Price Discovery Occur for Stocks Traded in Multiple Markets? Evidence from Hong Kong and London Stocks

Journal of International Money and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Sumit Agarwal, Chunlin Liu and S. Ghon Rhee
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, University of Rhode Island and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

Abstract:

Dually-listed stocks, Price discovery, Liquidity-driven trading

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Taxes, Keiretsu Affiliation, and Income Shifting

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 203-228, June 2004
Posted: 11 Mar 2004
Carson College of Business, Sasin GIBA of Chulalongkorn University and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

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Keiretsu, income shifting, marginal tax rate

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Price Limit Performance: Evidence from the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Journal of Finance, June 1997
Posted: 18 Apr 1998
Kenneth Kim and S. Ghon Rhee
SUNY at Buffalo - School of Management and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

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Taxes and Horizontal Corporate Group (Keiretsu) Affiliation: Empirical Evidence from Japan

PACAP WP 9602
Posted: 10 Dec 1996
Piman Limpaphayom and S. Ghon Rhee
Sasin GIBA of Chulalongkorn University and University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business

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