Karthik Balakrishnan

Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

6100 South Main Street

P.O. Box 1892

Houston, TX 77005-1892

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Tax Aggressiveness and Corporate Transparency

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Karthik Balakrishnan, Jennifer Blouin and Wayne R. Guay
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 4,402 (3,094)
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Tax aggressiveness, tax planning, information content, earnings quality

The Effect of Accounting Conservatism on Corporate Investment during the Global Financial Crisis

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2016
Karthik Balakrishnan, Ross L. Watts and Luo Zuo
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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Accounting Conservatism; Investment; Information Frictions; Financing Constraints; Crisis

The Effect of Accounting Conservatism on Corporate Investment during the Global Financial Crisis

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Vol. 43, No. 5-6, 2016
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2016
Karthik Balakrishnan, Ross L. Watts and Luo Zuo
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 396 (104,750)
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Accounting Conservatism; Investment; Information Frictions; Financing Constraints; Crisis

Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
Downloads 1,877 (12,311)
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Liquidity, Voluntary disclosure, Earnings guidance, Information production, Management communication, Investor relations, Analyst coverage, Retail investors

Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31352
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
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Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
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Liquidity, Voluntary disclosure, Earnings guidance, Information production, Management communication, Investor relations, Analyst coverage, Retail investors

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Citation 32

Post Loss/Profit Announcement Drift

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 50, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2013
Karthik Balakrishnan, Eli Bartov and Lucile Faurel
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, NYU Stern School of Business and Arizona State University
Downloads 1,266 (22,545)
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Loss/profit mispricing, loss/profit predictability, accounting losses/profits, post earnings announcement drift, earnings-based anomalies

Post Loss/Profit Announcement Drift

NYU Stern School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Karthik Balakrishnan, Eli Bartov and Lucile Faurel
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, NYU Stern School of Business and Arizona State University
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Loss/profit mispricing, loss/profit predictability, accounting losses, accounting profits, earnings-based anomalies

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Citation 18

Competition and Financial Accounting Misreporting

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2013
Karthik Balakrishnan and Daniel A. Cohen
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management
Downloads 1,295 (21,781)
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Product Market Competition, Disclosure, Financial Reporting Quality, Earnings Restatements, Tariffs

Competition and Financial Accounting Misreporting

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2014
Karthik Balakrishnan and Daniel A. Cohen
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management
Downloads 341 (124,109)
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Product market competition, Fraud, Earnings restatements, Tarriffs

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Corporate Governance and the Information Environment: Evidence from State Antitakeover Laws

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2011
Chris Armstrong, Karthik Balakrishnan and Daniel A. Cohen
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management
Downloads 842 (41,020)
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antitakeover laws, corporate governance, financial reporting quality, information asymmetry

The Relation between Reporting Quality and Financing and Investment: Evidence from Changes in Financing Capacity

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2013
Karthik Balakrishnan, John E. Core and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 789 (44,151)
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Reporting quality, investment, collateral, financing constraints

The Relation between Reporting Quality and Financing and Investment: Evidence from Changes in Financing Capacity

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 05 Mar 2014
Karthik Balakrishnan, John E. Core and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Reporting quality, investment, collateral, financing constraints

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Citation 1

Analysts’ Estimates of the Cost of Equity Capital

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 28 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2020
Karthik Balakrishnan, Lakshmanan Shivakumar and Peeyush Taori
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, London Business School and London Business School
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Analysts, Expected Stock Returns, Discount Rates, Cost of Equity

Analysts’ Estimates of the Cost of Equity Capital

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 Jan 2021
Karthik Balakrishnan, Lakshmanan Shivakumar and Peeyush Taori
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, London Business School and London Business School
Downloads 239 (178,879)
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analysts, cost of equity, expected stock returns, implied cost of equity capital

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Credit Information Sharing and Loan Loss Recognition

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 08 May 2017 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2019
Karthik Balakrishnan and Aytekin Ertan
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 588 (65,637)
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credit reform, information sharing, banking, lending, regulation, loan loss provisions

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Foreign Competition for Shares and the Pricing of Information Asymmetry: Evidence from Equity Market Liberalization

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2018
Karthik Balakrishnan, Rahul Vashishtha and Robert E. Verrecchia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Duke University and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 466 (87,464)
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Pricing of Information Asymmetry; Cost of Capital; Competition; Information Quality; Foreign Investors

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Analyst Recommendations and Stock Price Bubbles

Journal of Financial Reporting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2019
Karthik Balakrishnan, Catherine M. Schrand and Rahul Vashishtha
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Duke University
Downloads 452 (90,595)

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Public information, Analyst recommendations, Mispricing, Technology Bubble, Higher Order Beliefs, Rational Speculation

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Information Asymmetry and Trading in Dark Pools: Evidence From Earnings Announcement and Analyst Recommendation Revisions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 May 2017
Karthik Balakrishnan and Peeyush Taori
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 397 (105,291)
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Dark Pool, Informed Trading, Earnings Announcement, Analyst Recommendation Revision

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(When) Does Transparency Hurt Liquidity?

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2021-126
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
Karthik Balakrishnan, Aytekin Ertan and Yun Lee
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, London Business School and Singapore Management University
Downloads 334 (127,695)
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liquidity, disclosure, securitization, information sensitivity, regulation, MBS, ABS

Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31352
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
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Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31352
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
Downloads 79 (423,655)
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Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

NBER Working Paper No. w18984
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
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Do Firms Respond Differently to Local Competition? Evidence from Textual Analysis of 10-K Filings

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 07 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2020
Karthik Balakrishnan and Alper Darendeli
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Nanyang Technological University
Downloads 247 (173,725)

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Geography, Product Market Competition, Text-based Analysis

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Bank Asset Transparency and Credit Supply

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2019
Karthik Balakrishnan and Aytekin Ertan
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 225 (189,831)
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Asset Disclosures; External Financing; Credit Supply; Bank Regulation; Real Effects; Small Businesses

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Disclosure of Mutual Fund Holdings and Insider Trading Profitability

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Aug 2018
Karthik Balakrishnan, Tathagat Mukhopadhyay and Lakshmanan Shivakumar
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Accounting and London Business School
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Economic Consequences of Mandatory Auditor Reporting to Bank Supervisors

University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3510389, Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 10 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2021
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Miami, London Business School and European Economics & Financial Centre
Downloads 177 (235,826)

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credit risk, banking; auditing; bank risk; regulation; bank regulation; supervision

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Shaping Liquidity: On the Casual Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31614
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, New York University, Yale SOM and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)Swedish House of Finance
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Public Information and Capital Flows: Evidence from a Betting Market

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Karthik Balakrishnan and Darren Bernard
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Accounting
Downloads 101 (360,814)

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transparency, public information, capital flows, gambling, illusion of control, market efficiency

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Identifying Information Increases in Public Credit Registries

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Oct 2020
Karthik Balakrishnan and Aytekin Ertan
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and London Business School
Downloads 59 (488,103)
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credit reform, public credit registries, information sharing, banking, regulation

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Banks’ Financial Reporting Frequency and Asset Quality

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 09 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2017
Karthik Balakrishnan and Aytekin Ertan
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and London Business School

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Financial Reporting Frequency, Banking, Regulation, Asset Quality, Lending