Karel Hrazdil

Simon Fraser University

Associate Professor

Faculty of Business Administration

8888 University Drive, Simon Fraser University

Burnaby, British Colombia V5A 1S6

Canada

http://www.sfubusiness.ca

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Generalist CEOs and Conditional Accounting Conservatism

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2023
Karel Hrazdil, Yi Liang, Lufei Ruan and HakJoon Song
Simon Fraser University, University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce, San Francisco State University and California State University, Dominguez Hills
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Generalist CEOs, Conditional conservatism, Risk-taking, Agency conflict, Corporate governance

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Managerial Risk Aversion and the Structure of Executive Compensation

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 31, No. 4, 563-581, 2023
Posted: 21 Jul 2023
Simon Fraser University, City University of Hong Kong (CityU), Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic and Independent

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Corporate Governance, CEO Personality, Risk Aversion, Executive Compensation, Incentive Pay

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Top Executive Gender Diversity and Financial Reporting Quality

Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Vol. 9, No. 2, 100363, 2017
Posted: 18 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2023
Simon Fraser University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Simon Fraser University (SFU)Brock University

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Executive diversity, Accruals quality, Audit report lag, audit fees, CEO, CFO

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How Does Market Competition Affect Shareholder Voting? Evidence from Branching Deregulation in the U.S. Banking Market

Journal of Risk and Financial Management, Vol. 15, No. 9, pp. 387-410, 2022
Posted: 07 May 2022 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2024
Karel Hrazdil, Jeong Bon Kim, Lijing Tong and Min Zhang
Simon Fraser University, City University of Hong Kong (CityU), Beijing Jiaotong University and Renmin University of China - School of Business

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Shareholder voting, Market competition, Bank deregulation, Competitive pressure

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Climate reputation and bank loan contracting

Posted: 07 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2023
Deniz Anginer, Karel Hrazdil, Jiyuan Li and Ray Zhang
Simon Fraser University (SFU), Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business

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Bank loan pricing; Climate finance; Climate risk; Adverse climate-related incidents; Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) incidents; Cost of capital

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Are the Big 4 Firms Homogeneous? Further Evidence From Audit Pricing

International Journal of Auditing, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 347-365, 2020
Posted: 10 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2020
Simon Fraser University, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Simon Fraser University (SFU)Brock University

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Big 4 Auditors, Audit Fees, Auditor Industry Specialization

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Measuring Executive Personality Using Machine-Learning Algorithms: A New Approach and Audit Fee-Based Validation Tests

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Vol. 47, No. 3-4, pp. 519-544, 2020
Posted: 17 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2020
Simon Fraser University, Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, University of Waterloo and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business

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Personality, Big Five, Machine Learning, Risk, Audit Fees

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Assessing Social and Environmental Performance through Narrative Complexity in CSR Reports

Journal of Contemporary Accounting and Economics, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 166-178, 2017
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2020
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University and Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), CSR Disclosure, CSR Performance, Readability, Voluntary Disclosure, Social Performance, Environmental Performance

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Disclosure Quantity and the Efficiency of Price Discovery: Evidence from the Toronto Stock Exchange

Review of Accounting and Finance, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 122-143, 2016
Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University (SFU)Brock University

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Market Efficiency, Disclosure Quantity, TSX

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On the Efficiency of Intra-Industry Information Transfers: The Dilution of the Overreaction Anomaly

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 60, pp. 153-167, November 2015
Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Dennis Y. Chung, Karel Hrazdil and Kim Trottier
Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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Information Transfers, Market Efficiency, Overreaction Anomaly

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Industry Classification and the Efficiency of Intra-Industry Information Transfers

American Journal of Business, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 95-111, 2014
Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Dennis Y. Chung, Karel Hrazdil and Kim Trottier
Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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GICS, Industry Classification, Information Transfers, Market Efficiency

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An Intra- and Inter-Industry Evaluation of Three Classification Schemes Common in Capital Market Research

Applied Economics, Vol. 46, No. 17, pp. 2021-2033, 2014
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2020
Karel Hrazdil, Kim Trottier and Ray Zhang
Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business

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Industry classification, Homogeneity, SIC, GICS, NAICS

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The Impact of Trading Floor Closure on Market Efficiency: Evidence from the Toronto Stock Exchange

Applied Economics, Vol. 47, No. 56, 6102-6119, 2015
Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2020
Karel Hrazdil and Dennis Y. Chung
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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Electronic trading, floor closure, Market efficiency, TSX

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A Comparison of Industry Classification Schemes: A Large Sample Study

Economics Letters, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 77-80, 2013
Posted: 30 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2012
Karel Hrazdil, Kim Trottier and Ray Zhang
Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business

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Industry classification, homogeneity, performance, SIC, NAICS, FF, GICS

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Speed of Convergence to Market Efficiency in the ETFs Market

Managerial Finance, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 457-475, 2013
Posted: 30 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2013
Karel Hrazdil and Dennis Y. Chung
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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ETFs, Price formation, Speed, Market efficiency, Liquidity, NYSE Arca

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The Importance of Industry Classification in Estimating Concentration Ratios

Economics Letters, Vol. 114, No. 2, pp. 224-227, 2012
Posted: 25 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2012
Karel Hrazdil and Ray Zhang
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University - Beedie School of Business

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Concentration Indices, Industry markup, SIC, GICS, Classification

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Speed of Convergence to Market Efficiency: The Role of ECNs

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 19, No. 5, pp. 702-720, 2012
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2012
Karel Hrazdil and Dennis Y. Chung
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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ECN, Speed, Market efficiency, NYSE, Arca

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Corporate Governance in Publicly Traded Small Firms: A Study of Canadian Venture Exchange Companies

Business Horizons, Vol. 55, No. 6, pp. 583-591, 2012
Posted: 15 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2012
Karel Hrazdil, Irene M. Gordon and Daniel M. Shapiro
Simon Fraser University, Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area

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Corporate governance, Earnings quality, Venture Exchange, Firm performance

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The Role of Industry Classification in Estimating Discretionary Accruals

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 15-39, 2013
Posted: 13 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2013
Thomas W. Scott and Karel Hrazdil
Independent and Simon Fraser University

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Discretionary accruals, industry classification, GICS, IPO

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Liquidity and Market Efficiency: Analysis of NASDAQ Firms

Global Finance Journal, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 262-274, 2010
Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Dennis Y. Chung and Karel Hrazdil
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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Liquidity, return predictability, market efficiency, NASDAQ

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Why Do Healthy Firms Freeze Their Defined Benefit Pension Plans?

Global Finance Journal, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 293-303, 2010
Posted: 14 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Christina Atanasova and Karel Hrazdil
Simon Fraser University (SFU) and Simon Fraser University

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Defined benefit pensions, plan freeze, wealth transfer, equity returns, credit ratings

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Liquidity and Market Efficiency: A Large Sample Study

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 34, No. 10, pp. 2346-2357, 2010
Posted: 30 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Dennis Y. Chung and Karel Hrazdil
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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Liquidity, return predictability, market efficiency, NYSE

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Market Efficiency and the Post-Earnings Announcement Drift

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 926-956, 2011
Posted: 03 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2011
Dennis Y. Chung and Karel Hrazdil
Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University

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Market efficiency, Post-earnings announcement drift, Return predictability, Anomaly