Stephen B. McKeon

University of Oregon - Department of Finance

Lundquist College of Business

1208 University of Oregon

Eugene, OR 97403

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

CEO Personal Risk-Taking and Corporate Policies

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2014
Matthew D. Cain and Stephen B. McKeon
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,536 (5,184)
Citation 5

Abstract:

risk preferences, mergers, acquisitions, leverage, volatility, sensation seeking

2.

Debt Financing and Financial Flexibility: Evidence from Pro-active Leverage Increases

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2012
David J. Denis and Stephen B. McKeon
University of Pittsburgh and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,468 (7,902)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Financial Flexibility, Capital Structure, Rebalancing, Tradeoff, Pecking order

3.

Do Takeover Laws Matter? Evidence from Five Decades of Hostile Takeovers

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2016
Matthew D. Cain, Stephen B. McKeon and Steven Davidoff Solomon
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, University of Oregon - Department of Finance and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 442 (22,895)

Abstract:

hostile takeovers, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, laws

4.

Intermediation in Private Equity: The Role of Placement Agents

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2016
Matthew D. Cain, Stephen B. McKeon and Steven Davidoff Solomon
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, University of Oregon - Department of Finance and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 321 (20,462)

Abstract:

certification, reputation, financial literacy, sophisticated investors

5.

Employee Option Exercise and Equity Issuance Motives

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Stephen B. McKeon
University of Oregon - Department of Finance
Downloads 305 (51,001)
Citation 1

Abstract:

employee stock options, financing decisions, capital structure, cash holdings

6.

Proactive Leverage Increases and the Value of Financial Flexibility

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 17-28, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jan 2017
David J. Denis and Stephen B. McKeon
University of Pittsburgh and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
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Abstract:

7.

Persistent Operating Losses and Corporate Financial Policies

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2016
David J. Denis and Stephen B. McKeon
University of Pittsburgh and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
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Abstract:

Cash Flow, Cash, Equity Issuance