Scott E. Yonker

Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business

Associate Professor

201J Warren Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Board Diversity, Firm Risk, and Corporate Policies

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 18 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
University of Miami - Department of Finance, George Washington University - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 1,817 (13,203)
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diversity, board of directors, risk, financial policies, innovation, performance

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Behavioral Consistency in Corporate Finance: CEO Personal and Corporate Leverage

Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 2009-05, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2009-03-04, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2009-4
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Henrik Cronqvist, Anil K. Makhija and Scott E. Yonker
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 1,764 (13,867)
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Corporate finance, behavioral consistency theory, CEO personal leverage, corporate leverage

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Trust Busting: The Effect of Fraud on Investor Behavior

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 15-70
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2017
Umit G. Gurun, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
University of Texas at Dallas, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 1,337 (21,089)
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Trust, Ponzi, Asset Allocation, Investment Advisors, Fraud, Affinity

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The People in Your Neighborhood: Social Interactions and Mutual Fund Portfolios

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Veronika Krepely Pool, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
Vanderbilt University - Finance, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 1,246 (23,451)
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Mutual funds, social networks, word-of-mouth

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Geography and the Market for CEOs

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Scott E. Yonker
Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
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CEO, geography, corporate finance

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No Place Like Home: Familiarity in Mutual Fund Manager Portfolio Choice

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Veronika Krepely Pool, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
Vanderbilt University - Finance, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 884 (38,326)
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Mutual Funds, familiarity bias, behavioral finance

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Do Shocks to Personal Wealth Affect Risk Taking in Delegated Portfolios?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Vanderbilt University - Finance, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business and Washington State University - Carson College of Business
Downloads 718 (50,667)
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Manager style, risk taking, wealth, preferences, mutual funds

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Key Human Capital

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Ryan D. Israelsen and Scott E. Yonker
Michigan State University - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
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human capital, risk, key employees, life insurance, innovation, disclosure

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Do Managers Give Hometown Labor an Edge?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Scott E. Yonker
Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 463 (87,285)
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behavioral finance, managerial preferences, labor, place attachment

Do Managers Give Hometown Labor an Edge?

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 13-16
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Scott E. Yonker
Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
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Hometown Biased Acquisitions

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 22 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Feng Jiang, Yiming Qian and Scott E. Yonker
University at Buffalo - School of Management, University of Connecticut and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 441 (93,149)
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hometown bias, mergers and acquisitions, home advantage, agency problem

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Unlocking clients: The importance of relationships in the financial advisory industry

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2020
Umit G. Gurun, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
University of Texas at Dallas, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 423 (97,815)
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Financial adviser, relationships, trust, clients, flows, non-compete agreement, broker protocol, misconduct

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What Drives Racial Diversity on U.S. Corporate Boards?

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 18 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2021
Vicki L. Bogan, Ekaterina Potemkina and Scott E. Yonker
Cornell University, Cornell University, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Department of Finance, Students and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 399 (104,618)

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Friends with Bankruptcy Protection Benefits

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2020
Kristoph Kleiner, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
Downloads 287 (149,541)
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Debt Relief, Personal Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Peer Effects, Social Networks, Bankruptcy Judges, Random Assignment

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Do Visceral Factors Affect Risk Taking?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2022
Vicki L. Bogan and Scott E. Yonker
Cornell University and Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business
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risk taking, fear, trauma, psychological shocks, mass shootings, mutual fund managers