Yangyang Chen

City University of Hong Kong College of Business

Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR

Hong Kong

China

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

Stock Liquidity and Stock Price Crash Risk

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Xin (Simba) Chang, Yangyang Chen and Leon Zolotoy
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong College of Business and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Stock liquidity; Crash risk; Short-termism; Bad news hoarding

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Credit Default Swaps and Corporate Innovation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 134, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2019
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong College of Business, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
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Credit Default Swaps; Corporate Innovation; Risk Taking

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Be Nice to Your Innovators: Employee Treatment and Corporate Innovation Performance

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Chen Chen, Yangyang Chen, Po-Hsuan Hsu and Edward Podolski
Monash University - Department of Accounting, City University of Hong Kong College of Business, National Tsing Hua University - Department of Quantitative Finance and Deakin University
Downloads 634 (42,221)
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Employee satisfaction; Corporate innovation; Innovative strategies; Patents; Citations

4.

Capital Structure Convergence: Is it Real or Mechanical?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Oct 2010
Yangyang Chen
City University of Hong Kong College of Business
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Capital Structure, The Regression Fallacy, Mechanical Convergence

5.

The Monitoring Role of the Media: Evidence from Earnings Management

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Yangyang Chen, C.S. Agnes Cheng, Shuo Li and Jingran Zhao
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Western Washington University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Media Coverage, Earnings Management, Monitoring

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Options Trading and Stock Price Crash Risk

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 May 2014 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2014
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), HKUST School of Business and Management, Department of Finance, Students, Monash Business School, City University of Hong Kong College of Business and Monash University
Downloads 444 (66,279)
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crash risk, options trading

7.

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
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Macquarie University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business, Monash University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Cash holdings; National culture; Individualism; Uncertainty avoidance

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Institutional Investor Horizons, Information Environment, and Firm Financing Decisions

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 19 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2018
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University and University of Macau
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Investor horizons, information asymmetry, capital structure, debt maturity, institutional ownership

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Customer Concentration, Bad News Withholding, and Stock Price Crash Risk

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 10 May 2019
Yangyang Chen, Gang Hu, Jun Yao and Jingran Zhao
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Deakin University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Customer concentration; Crash risk; Bad news withholding; Performance pressure.

10.

Stock Liquidity and Corporate Tax Avoidance

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2017
Yangyang Chen, Rui Ge, Henock Louis and Leon Zolotoy
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Shenzhen University - Shenzhen Audencia Business School, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Stock Liquidity, Tax Avoidance, Agency Conflicts

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Emotions and Managerial Judgment: Evidence from Sunshine Exposure

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 May 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2019
Monash University - Department of Accounting, City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration, Deakin University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Weather-induced mood; Optimism; Management earnings forecasts

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The Extra-Organizational Determinants of Innovation: Sunshine Exposure and Inventor Performance

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 May 2016 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, National Tsing Hua University - Department of Quantitative Finance, London Business School, Deakin University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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mood; inventor performance; innovation; creativity

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Asset Redeployability and Stock Price Crash Risk

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Asset Redeployability, Stock Price Crash Risk, Bad News Hoarding, Asset Sales

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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
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Deakin University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Innovation, Catholics-to-Protestants ratio, Gambling preferences, CEO overconfidence

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Media Coverage and IPO Pricing Around the World

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS), T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Media coverage, IPO pricing, information asymmetry

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Institutional Cross-Ownership and Corporate Financing of Investment Opportunities

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jun 2018
Yangyang Chen, Qingyuan Li and Jeffrey Ng
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Wuhan University - School of Economics and Management and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 233 (135,953)
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Cross-ownership, Investment opportunity, Corporate financing

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National Culture and Corporate Innovation

Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2017
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Deakin University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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National culture; Corporate innovation; Individualism; Uncertainty-avoidance

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The Impact of Managerial Mood on Public Firms’ Decisions: Evidence from Corporate Tax Avoidance

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Shenzhen University - Shenzhen Audencia Business School, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration, T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Weather; Managerial Mood; Tax Avoidance

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Executive Equity Risk-Taking Incentives and Firm's Choice of Debt Structure

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Fordham University - Gabelli School of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Executive equity incentives; Vega; Bank debt; Public debt

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Does Managerial Skill Facilitate Corporate Innovative Success?

Journal of Empirical Finance 34, 313-326, December 2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Deakin University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Managerial ability; Corporate innovation; Managerial remuneration

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Media Attention and Selective Managerial Bad News Hoarding

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Yangyang Chen, C.S. Agnes Cheng, Shuo Li and Jingran Zhao
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Western Washington University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Media attention, Crash risk, Selective bad news hoarding

22.

Credit Default Swaps and Corporate Debt Structure

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 May 2018
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
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Credit Default Swaps, Corporate Debt Structure, Information Environment

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CEO Early-Life Disaster Experience and Stock Price Crash Risk

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Yangyang Chen, Qingliang Fan, Xin Yang and Leon Zolotoy
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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CEO early-life disaster experience; Stock price crash risk; Bad news hoarding

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Emotions and Inventor Productivity: Evidence from Terrorist Attacks

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2019
Yue Luo, Yangyang Chen and Ji-Chai Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, School of Accounting and Finance, Students, City University of Hong Kong College of Business and Hong Kong PolyU
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Terrorist attacks; Emotion; Inventor productivity

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Captured by Mutual Funds: Do Cross-Audits Undermine Auditor Independence?

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
Yangyang Chen, Jun Huang, Ting Li and Jeffrey Pittman
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 73 (331,496)

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Cross-audit; Audit opinion; Mutual fund

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Do Labor Conditions Matter in Loan Contracting? Evidence from Labor Specificity

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Mar 2019
Yangyang Chen, Jeffrey Ng and Chong Wang
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Labor Specificity; Loan Spread; Loan Size; Loan Covenants

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Cross-market Information Transfer and Voluntary Corporate Disclosure: Evidence from Stock Options Trading

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2019
Yangyang Chen, Jeffrey Ng and Xin Yang
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Options trading; Cross-market information transfer; Management earnings forecasts; Voluntary disclosure

28.

Do Corporate Pension Plans Affect Audit Pricing?

Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2017
Yangyang Chen, Rui Ge and Leon Zolotoy
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Shenzhen University - Shenzhen Audencia Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Pension Plans, Audit Pricing, Audit Effort, Audit Risk, Earnings Management.

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Terrorist Attacks, Investor Sentiment, and the Pricing of Initial Public Offerings

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2019
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS), T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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terrorist attacks, investor sentiment, IPO pricing

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Catastrophic Risk and Institutional Investors: Evidence from Institutional Trading around 9/11

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2018
Yangyang Chen, Gang Hu, Danlei Bonnie Yu and Jingran Zhao
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, School of Accounting and Finance, Students and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Catastrophic Risk, Market Crisis and Stability, Institutional Investor, Trading

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Does High Quality Auditing Mitigate or Encourage Private Information Collection?

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 May 2014 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Rajshahi University, University of Texas at Arlington - Department of Accounting and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Audit Quality; Private Information Collection; Idiosyncratic Return Volatility; Information Asymmetry

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Local Religious Norms, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Firm Value

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Feb 2019
Leon Zolotoy, Don O'Sullivan and Yangyang Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and City University of Hong Kong College of Business
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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
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Deakin University, University of Hawaii - Shidler College of Business and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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Religion, Corporate takeovers, Mainline Protestants, Behavioral finance

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It’s a Small World: The Importance of Social Connections with Auditors to Mutual Fund Managers’ Portfolio Decisions

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Dec 2019
Yangyang Chen, Jun Huang, Ting Li and Jeffrey Pittman
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
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Social Connections, Auditor Incentives, Mutual Fund Stock-holding

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CEO Risk‐Taking Incentives and the Cost of Equity Capital

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 42, Issue 7-8, pp. 915-946, 2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Oct 2015
Yangyang Chen, Cameron Truong and Madhu Veeraraghavan
City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Monash University and T.A. PAI Management Institute, Finance Area
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executive compensation, deltas, vegas, implied cost of equity capital

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Institutional Investor Horizons, Information Environment, and Firm Financing Decisions

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2019
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, City University of Hong Kong College of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University and University of Macau
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Investor horizons, information asymmetry, capital structure, debt maturity, institutional ownership