Wanli Zhao

Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

Via Roentgen 1

Milan, 20136

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Shadow Trading

The Accounting Review, July 2021
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Mihir N. Mehta, David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, National University of Singapore and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Business Partners, Insider Trading, Private Information, Information Transfers, Spillover, SEC

2.

The Politics of M&A Antitrust

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 04 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Harvard Business School and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Political Economy; Antitrust; FTC; DOJ; Senate Judiciary Committee; House Judiciary Committee; Mergers and Acquisitions

3.

Board Connectedness and Board Effectiveness

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2015
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Centrality; Board connectedness; Board effectiveness; Fraud; Compensation; SEOs

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Audit Office Reputation Shocks from Gains and Losses of Major Industry Clients

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1317
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
Maastricht University, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 368 (116,150)
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Auditor Reputation; Auditor Changes; Audit Fees; Earnings Quality

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Director Connectedness: Monitoring Efficacy and Career Prospects

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2017
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Centrality; Director connectedness; Director Turnover; Financial Reporting Quality; Audit Committee; Misconduct

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Family Controlled Firms and Informed Trading: Evidence from Short Sales

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Temple University - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 255 (170,542)
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Short Sales, Informed Trading, Family Ownership, Hedge Funds

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Disregarding the Shoulders of Giants: Inferences from Innovation Research

David M. Reeb, and Wanli Zhao, 2021. Disregarding the Shoulders of Giants: Inferences from Innovation Research, forthcoming, Review of Corporate Finance Studies.
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 May 2018 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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variable selection, machine learning, lasso, innovation, patents, citations

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Director Connectedness and Advising Quality: The Role of Inside and Outside Directors

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 18 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2021
Clemson University, Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Centrality, Director Connectedness, Investment, R&D, Economic Policy Uncertainty, Cost of Debt, Seasoned Equity Offers

9.

Politician Careers and SEC Enforcement Against Financial Misconduct

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 27 Feb 2020
Mihir N. Mehta and Wanli Zhao
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 142 (285,939)
Citation 9

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Political Economy, Corporate Governance, Securities and Exchange Commission, Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, House Committee on Financial Services, AAER, Congress

10.

Can Controls Curb Political Capture? Evidence from Patenting

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Jul 2022
Christine Cuny, Mihir N. Mehta and Wanli Zhao
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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Innovation, Political Economy, Regulatory Design, Congress, Transparency, Controls

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Patents Do Not Measure Innovation Success

Critical Finance Review
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Oct 2021
David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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product innovation, process innovation, patents, trade secrets, product announcements, insider trading, disclosure choice, financing innovation

12.

International Interdependence of an Emerging Market: The Case of Iran

Applied Economics, Vol. 40, 2008, 395–412, Fox School of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jun 2014
Elyas Elyasiani and Wanli Zhao
Temple University - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting
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The Politics of M&A Antitrust

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 58, Issue 1, March 2020
Posted: 09 Mar 2020
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Harvard Business School and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

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political economy; antitrust; FTC; DOJ; Senate Committee on the Judiciary; House Judiciary Committee; mergers and acquisitions

14.

Insider Trading in Supervised Industries

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol 57, 2014
Posted: 11 May 2014
David M. Reeb, Yuzhao Zhang and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

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The Efficacy of Regulatory Intervention: Evidence from the Distribution of Informed Option Trading

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Temple University - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Department of Finance and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

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Informed Trading Measures, Options Market, Selective Disclosure, Stochastic Dominance

16.

Legal Expertise on Corporate Audit Committees and Financial Reporting Quality

Accounting Review, Vol. 86, No. 6, 2011
Posted: 12 Sep 2011
Jayanthi Krishnan, Yuan Wen and Wanli Zhao
Temple University - Department of Accounting, Georgia Southern University and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

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Audit Committee, Legal Expertise, Financial Expertise, Financial Reporting Quality

17.

Director Capital and Corporate Disclosure Quality

Posted: 13 Jan 2010
David M. Reeb and Wanli Zhao
National University of Singapore and Bocconi University - Department of Accounting

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Director Capital, Disclosure Quality, Firm Performance