Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis)

University of Surrey - Surrey Business School

Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH

United Kingdom

http://www.surrey.ac.uk/people/christos-p-mavis

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

How Have M&As Changed? Evidence from the Sixth Merger Wave

European Journal of Finance, Vol. 18, pp. 663-688, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and University of SurreyALBA Graduate Business School
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Merger waves, public acquisitions, premium, shareholder gains, method of payment

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Twitter Investor Sentiment and Corporate Earnings Announcements

European Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2022
Nikolaos Karampatsas, Soheila Malekpour, Andrew Mason and Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis)
Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI) - Coventry University, King's College London - King's Business School, University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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Investor sentiment; Social media; Twitter; StockTwits; Earnings surprises.

3.

Selling to Buy: Asset Sales and Acquisitions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 62, pp. 01-17, 2020
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, Southern Utah University, Durham University Business School and University of SurreyALBA Graduate Business School
Downloads 331 (170,807)
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Asset sales, Acquisitions, Restructuring, Operating efficiency, Abnormal returns, Financial constraints

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Does Firing a CEO Pay Off?

Financial Management, Vol. 48, pp. 03-43, 2019
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2019
George Alexandridis, John A. Doukas and Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis)
ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, Old Dominion University - Strome College of Business and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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CEO turnovers, Acquisition performance, Divestitures, Corporate governance, CEO experience, Hedge funds

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Credit Rating Changes and Stock Market Reaction: The Impact of Investor Sentiment

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2024
Soheila Malekpour, Nikolaos Karampatsas, Andrew Mason and Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis)
King's College London - King's Business School, Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI) - Coventry University, Independent Researcher and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
Downloads 169 (326,791)

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Investor sentiment, Credit ratings changes, Social media, twitter, StockTwits

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A New Method for Measuring CEO Overconfidence: Evidence from Acquisitions

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.79, 101964, 2022
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2022
Ahmad Ismail and Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis)
American University of Beirut and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
Downloads 156 (351,864)
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CEO overconfidence; Synergies forecast error, hubris, mergers and acquisitions, takeover premium, abnormal returns

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Asset Sales, Method of Payment in M&As, and their Value Effects

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2024
Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis), Nathan McNamee, Nickolaos G. Travlos and Nickolaos G. Travlos
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, Southern Utah University and University of SurreyALBA Graduate Business School
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Abnormal Returns, acquisitions, asset sales, method of payment

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Does Share Issue Privatisation Necessarily Boost Firm Performance? New Evidence from China’s NTS Reform

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2020
Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis), Sarmistha Pal and Nan Xiong
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, University of Surrey and Durham University
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Non-tradable shares reform; Lock-up period and staggered implementation; Firm performance; Earnings management; Corporate entrenchment; China

9.

Can politics tame the market? Market Responses to Government Control of Privatised Firms in China

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2023
Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis) and Sarmistha Pal
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and University of Surrey
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Non-tradable shares reform; Lock-up rule; Market performance; Fully and partially privatized firms; Government control of private firms; Difference-in-difference model; China;

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What Happens When Companies (Don’t) Do What They Said They Would? Stock Market Reactions to Strategic Integrity

European Management Review, Vol. 16, pp. 815-831, 2019
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2019
University of Surrey - Surrey Business School, University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS), EBS Business School, WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Cornell University and Siemens Management Consulting
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Strategic integrity, legitimacy, strategy communication, acquisitions/divestments, event study

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Disentangling Reciprocal Relationships between R&D Intensity, Profitability and Capital Market Performance: A Panel VAR Analysis

Long Range Planning, Vol. 55, 102247, 2022
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Amit  Karna, Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis) and Ansgar Richter
Independent, University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
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Research and development, real options, profitability, capital market performance, panel vector autoregression

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The Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Firm Exit Choice and the IPO Valuation Premium: Theory and Evidence

Posted: 07 Jun 2023
Onur Bayar, Thomas J. Chemmanur, Christos Mavrovitis (Mavis) and Evangelos Vagenas-Nanos
University of Texas at San Antonio - Alvarez College of Business, Boston College - Carroll School of Management, University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and University of Glasgow

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Private firm exits, Initial public offerings (IPOs), Acquisitions, IPO valuation premium dynamics, Decline in IPOs