Vyacheslav Fos

Boston College - Department of Finance

Carroll School of Management

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3808

United States

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

c/o the Royal Academies of Belgium

Rue Ducale 1 Hertogsstraat

1000 Brussels

Belgium

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Real Effects of Share Repurchases

Forthcoming, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2015
Heitor Almeida, Vyacheslav Fos and Mathias Kronlund
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Boston College - Department of Finance and Tulane University
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Share repurchases, employment, investment, regression discontinuity

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Citation 49

Do Prices Reveal the Presence of Informed Trading?

Journal of Finance, Volume 70, Issue 4, August 2015, Pages 1555-1582
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2015
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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informed trading, liquidity, transaction costs, selection bias, activist shareholders

Do Prices Reveal the Presence of Informed Trading?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 08/2012-037
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Informed trading, liquidity, transaction costs, selection bias, activist shareholders

Do Prices Reveal the Presence of Informed Trading?

NBER Working Paper No. w18452
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Oct 2012
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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The Disciplinary Effects of Proxy Contests

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2015
Vyacheslav Fos
Boston College - Department of Finance
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Proxy Contests, Shareholder Activism, Agency problem

Insider Trading, Stochastic Liquidity and Equilibrium Prices

Econometrica, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2016
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Kyle model, insider trading, asymmetric information, liquidity, price impact, market depth, stochastic volatility, volume, subordinate process, execution costs, continuous time

Insider Trading, Stochastic Liquidity and Equilibrium Prices

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 05/2012-038
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Kyle model, insider trading, asymmetric information, liquidity, price impact, market depth, stochastic volatility, execution costs, continuous time

Insider Trading, Stochastic Liquidity and Equilibrium Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w18451
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Oct 2012
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Do Director Elections Matter?

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 17-08
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 24 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2017
Vyacheslav Fos, Kai Li and Margarita Tsoutsoura
Boston College - Department of Finance, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Cornell University
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director elections; director nominations; staggered boards; CEO turnover–performance sensitivity; agency problems; corporate governance

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Active Short Selling by Hedge Funds

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 609/2019
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2020
Ian Appel and Vyacheslav Fos
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Activist Hedge Funds, Short Selling, Strategic Communication

Active Short Selling by Hedge Funds

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13788
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2019
Ian Appel, Jordan Bulka and Vyacheslav Fos
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Shareholder Democracy in Play: Career Consequences of Proxy Contests

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Volume 114, Issue 2
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Vyacheslav Fos and Margarita Tsoutsoura
Boston College - Department of Finance and Cornell University
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Proxy contests, Directors, Corporate governance, Agency problem

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Citation 11

Tuition, Debt, and Human Capital

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Boston College - Department of Finance, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Chicago
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Student Debt, Human Capital, Postgraduate Education, Credit Constraints, Debt Overhang

Tuition, Debt, and Human Capital

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 912, February 2020, NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Boston College - Department of Finance, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Chicago
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tuition, student debt, human capital, credit constraints

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Informed Trading in the Stock Market and Option Price Discovery

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 15-55
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2020
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
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Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 497/2017, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 18-42
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 24 May 2018
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Stockholm School of Economics
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Kyle model, insider trading, strategic trading, asymmetric information, liquidity, price impact, market depth, activism, unobservable effort, economic efficiency, continuous time

Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w22893
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2016
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Stockholm School of Economics
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Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12372
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Stockholm School of Economics
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activism, continuous time, economic efficiency, Kyle model, liquidity, market depth, price impact, strategic trading

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Inferring Reporting-Related Biases in Hedge Fund Databases from Hedge Fund Equity Holdings

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Vikas Agarwal, Vyacheslav Fos and Wei Jiang
Georgia State University, Boston College - Department of Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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hedge funds, mandatory and voluntary disclosure, selection and reporting biases

Shareholder Activism, Informed Trading, and Stock Prices

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 13-70
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2015
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Informed trading, asymmetric information, liquidity, moral hazard, shareholder activism, price eciency, continuous time

Moral Hazard, Informed Trading, and Stock Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w19619
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Nov 2013
Pierre Collin-Dufresne and Vyacheslav Fos
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Citation 2

Gig-Labor: Trading Safety Nets for Steering Wheels

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2019
Boston College - Department of Finance, Equifax, Inc., Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and MIT - Sloan
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gig-economy, labor markets, unemployment insurance, household debt, credit delinquencies

Gig-Labor: Trading Safety Nets for Steering Wheels

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13885
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Aug 2019
Boston College - Department of Finance, Equifax, Inc., Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and MIT - Sloan
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credit delinquencies, gig-economy, Household Debt, labor markets, Unemployment insurance

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A Race to Lead: How Chinese Government Interventions Shape the Sino-US Production Competition

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Xiao Cen, Vyacheslav Fos and Wei Jiang
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Boston College - Department of Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Production Competition, Industrial Policy, Trade War

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Out-of-the-Money CEOs: Private Control Premium and Option Exercises

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2015
Vyacheslav Fos and Wei Jiang
Boston College - Department of Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 390 (86,914)
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private benefits of control; proxy contests; insider trading; early option exercise

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Institutional Investors and Corporate Governance

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper 700/2020
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 03 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Amil Dasgupta, Vyacheslav Fos and Zacharias Sautner
London School of Economics (LSE), Boston College - Department of Finance and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
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Institutional Investors, Corporate Governance, Exit, Voice, Shareholder Activism, Proxy Voting Advisors

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Citation 17

The Sound of Many Funds Rebalancing

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 May 2020
Alex Chinco and Vyacheslav Fos
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 360 (94,583)
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Noise, Thresholds, Complexity, Indexing

The Sound of Many Funds Rebalancing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13561
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2019
Alex Chinco and Vyacheslav Fos
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston College - Department of Finance
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Complexity, Indexing, noise, thresholds

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Do Short-term Incentives Hurt Innovation?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Sep 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Boston College - Department of Finance, National Tsing Hua University - Department of Quantitative Finance, Tulane University and National Taiwan University - Department of Finance
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Innovation, short-termism, EPS management, patents

Do Short-Term Incentives Affect Long-Term Productivity?

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 662/2020
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Michigan State University-Department of Finance, Boston College - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Tulane University
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Productivity, Employment, Labor unions, Investment, Short-termism, Share repurchases

Do Short-Term Incentives Affect Long-Term Productivity?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13894
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Aug 2019
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Michigan State University-Department of Finance, Boston College - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Tulane University
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employment, investment, Labor Unions, productivity, Share repurchases, Short-termism

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What Happens 'Before the Birth' and 'After the Death' of a Hedge Fund?

Bankers, Markets & Investors, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Jul 2014
Vikas Agarwal, Vyacheslav Fos and Wei Jiang
Georgia State University, Boston College - Department of Finance and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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database biases, self-selection bias, reporting bias, timing bias, hedge funds, mandatory and voluntary disclosure

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The Threat of Intervention

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 602/2019
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 07 May 2019
Vyacheslav Fos and Charles M. Kahn
Boston College - Department of Finance and University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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Corporate governance, agency costs, shareholder activism, disciplinary effects, stock liquidity

The Threat of Intervention

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13654
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Apr 2019
Vyacheslav Fos and Charles M. Kahn
Boston College - Department of Finance and University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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Value Creation in Shareholder Activism: A Structural Approach

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 685/2020
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2020
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, Boston College - Department of Finance and EDHEC Business School
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C34, G14, G34

Value Creation in Shareholder Activism: A Structural Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14995
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 28 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2020
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, Boston College - Department of Finance and EDHEC Business School
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Passive investors, Shareholder activism, Stock picking, structural estimation, value creation

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The Effects of the Aggregate Stock Market on Mergers and Acquisitions

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Feb 2020
Vyacheslav Fos and Jun Yang
Boston College - Department of Finance and University of Notre Dame
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Mergers, Acquisitions, Stock Market Index Return, Synergies

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Does Disagreement Facilitate Informed Trading? Evidence from Activist Investors

Number of pages: 43
J. Anthony Cookson, Vyacheslav Fos and Marina Niessner
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, Boston College - Department of Finance and Yale School of Management
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disagreement, informed trading, activist investors

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A Portfolio Choice Model With Utility from Anticipation of Future Consumption and Stock Market Mean Reversion

European Economic Review, Vol. 52, No. 8, 2008
Posted: 19 Mar 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Deceased and Boston College - Department of Finance

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portfolio choice, mean reversion, anticipation