Dong Chen

University of Baltimore

1420 N. Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21201

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Corporate Governance and the Cost of Debt: Evidence from Director Limited Liability and Indemnification Provisions

Journal of Corporate Finance, 2011, vol. 17, issue 1, p83-107
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Michael Bradley and Dong Chen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Baltimore
Downloads 391 (55,289)
Citation 6

Abstract:

limited liability provision, indemnification, corporate governance, cost of debt, risk taking, board of directors

2.

CEO Tenure and Risk-Taking

Global Business and Finance Review, 2014, vol. 19, issue 1, p1-27
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Dong Chen and Yudan Zheng
University of Baltimore and Long Island University
Downloads 347 (42,475)

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, CEO Tenure, Risk Taking, Pay-Performance Sensitivity, Pay-Volatility Sensitivity, Career Concern, Managerial Power, Entrenchment, Experience, Human Capital Investment

3.

The Monitoring and Advisory Functions of Corporate Boards: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2010
Dong Chen
University of Baltimore
Downloads 286 (86,386)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Board of Directors, Monitoring, Advisory, Agency Cost

4.

Classified Boards, the Cost of Debt, and Firm Performance

Journal of Banking and Finance, 2012, vol. 36, issue 12, p3346-3365
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Dong Chen
University of Baltimore
Downloads 263 (85,035)
Citation 4

Abstract:

classified board, staggered boards, corporate governance, agency cost of debt, firm performance, antitakeover, risk-taking, disclosure, transparency

5.

The Non-monotonic Effect of Board Independence on Credit Ratings

Journal of Financial Services Research, 2014, vol. 45, issue 2, p145-171
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Dong Chen
University of Baltimore
Downloads 180 (127,703)

Abstract:

board independence, credit rating, board expertise, agency cost of debt, information acquisition, monitoring; advising, risk-taking

6.

Does Board Independence Reduce the Cost of Debt?

Financial Management, Volume 44, Issue 1, Pages 1–239, Spring 2015,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
Michael Bradley and Dong Chen
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of Baltimore
Downloads 102 (217,093)

Abstract:

corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, board independence, risk-taking, credit condition, leverage, bondholder/shareholder conflict, cost of debt, propensity score

7.

Golden Parachutes, Takeover Incentive, and Risk-Taking

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 30 May 2014
Dong Chen and Morgan J. Rose
University of Baltimore and University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Downloads 78 (257,832)

Abstract:

golden parachute, corporate governance, risk-taking, pay-performance sensitivity, delta, takeover incentive, entrenchment