Chen Lin

The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics

Pokfulam Road

Hong Kong

China

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1.
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Citation 1

Financial Innovation: The Bright and the Dark Sides

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,139 (13,025)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Financial Innovation, Financial R&D Intensity, Bank Risk Taking, Financial Crisis, Industrial Growth, Finance and Growth

Financial Innovation: The Bright and the Dark Sides

HKIMR Working Paper No.05/2012
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 193 (123,897)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Financial Innovation, Financial R&D Intensity, Bank Risk Taking, Financial Crisis, Industrial Growth, Finance and Growth

2.

Do Analysts Matter for Governance? Evidence from Natural Experiments

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 16 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2015
Tao Chen, Jarrad Harford and Chen Lin
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, University of Washington and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 816 (15,814)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Financial analyst, Monitoring, Natural experiment, Analyst coverage, Value of cash holding, CEO excess compensation, Acquisition, Earnings management

The Real and Financial Implications of Corporate Hedging

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Cornell University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Lingnan University, Department of Finance and Insurance
Downloads 586 (34,308)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Hedging, risk management, financing terms, investment spending, instrumental variables

The Real and Financial Implications of Corporate Hedging

Forthcoming, Journal of Finance
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
Cornell University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 182 (130,999)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Hedging, risk management, financing terms, investment spending, instrumental variables

The Real and Financial Implications of Corporate Hedging

NBER Working Paper No. w16622
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Cornell University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 33 (375,457)
Citation 18

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4.

Assessing Hong Kong as an International Financial Centre

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/012
Number of pages: 209 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Department of Politics and Public Administration, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, University of Hong Kong, University of Oxford, St. Peter's College and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Geography
Downloads 669 (18,722)

Abstract:

Hong Kong, international financial center

5.

Alliances and Return Predictability

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 51, 2016
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2017
Jie Cao, Tarun Chordia and Chen Lin
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Department of Finance, Emory University - Department of Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 650 (18,869)

Abstract:

Strategic alliances, Return predictability, Limited attention

6.

Ownership Structure and the Cost of Corporate Borrowing

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2012
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 618 (26,224)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Ownership structure, Excess control rights, Control-ownership wedge, Cost of debt, Bank loans

7.

Financial Flexibility and Corporate Cash Policy

Finance Down Under 2014 Building on the Best from the Cellars of Finance
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2013
Tao Chen, Jarrad Harford and Chen Lin
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, University of Washington and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 590 (25,890)

Abstract:

Cash policy, Debt capacity, Collateral, Real estate value, Cash holding, Marginal value of cash, Cash flow sensitivity of cash

8.

Do Bank Regulation, Supervision and Monitoring Enhance or Impede Bank Efficiency?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Auburn University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, Zhongshan University - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 590 (27,712)
Citation 4

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9.
Downloads 550 ( 37,870)
Citation 7

Regulatory Arbitrage and International Bank Flows

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2011
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 514 (40,782)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Regulatory Arbitrage, International Bank Flow, Financial Regulation

Regulatory Arbitrage and International Bank Flows

HKIMR Working Paper No.15/2012
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 May 2012
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 36 (363,827)
Citation 7

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Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance and Loan Spreads

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2013
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 507 (31,944)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Directors’ and officers’ liability insurance, Loan spreads, Credit risk, Cost of debt financing

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Corporate Ownership Structure and the Choice Between Bank Debt and Public Debt

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 22 May 2013
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 421 (42,769)
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12.

Political Connections and the Cost of Bank Loans

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2012
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 387 (43,360)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Political connection, cost of debt, loan contracting

13.

Corporate Ownership Structure and Bank Loan Syndicate Structure

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 104, No. 1, 2012, AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 May 2013
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 381 (51,938)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Ownership Structure, Syndicated Loan, Excess Control Rights

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Friend or Foe? The Role of State and Mutual Fund Ownership in the Split Share Structure Reform in China

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Feb 2010
Michael Firth, Chen Lin and Hong Zou
Lingnan University - Department of Finance and Insurance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 365 (54,577)
Citation 15

Abstract:

mutual funds, state ownership, share structure reform, shareholder activism, China

15.

CEOs’ Military Experience, Agency Costs and Acquisition Decisions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 361 (44,101)
Citation 1

Abstract:

military service, agency costs, mergers and acquisitions

16.

Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance and Acquisition Outcomes

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2011
Chen Lin, Micah S. Officer and Hong Zou
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 332 (61,693)
Citation 4

Abstract:

D&O Insurance, Merger and Acquisition

17.

Ownership Structure and Financial Constraints: Evidence from a Structural Estimation

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Chen Lin, (马跃) Yue Ma and Yuhai Xuan
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 327 (64,953)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Ownership Structure, Insider Excess Control Rights, Financial Constraints

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Corruption in Bank Lending to Firms: Do Competition and Information Sharing Matter?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Auburn University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 317 (71,522)

Abstract:

Competition, Information Sharing, Bank Lending, Co

19.
Downloads 315 ( 74,531)

Insider Trading and Innovation

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 23 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Lai Wei
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University
Downloads 306 (76,475)

Abstract:

Insider Trading, Financial Regulation, Patents, Finance and Economic Growth

Insider Trading and Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w21634
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Lai Wei
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University
Downloads 9 (502,269)

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20.

Leverage and Investment under a State-Owned Bank Lending Environment: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Dec 2008
Lingnan University - Department of Finance and Insurance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Hong Kong
Downloads 299 (70,022)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Investment, State Ownership of Banks and Firms, China

21.
Downloads 293 ( 80,769)

Competition and Bank Opacity

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2016
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 240 (99,742)

Abstract:

Earnings management; Financial accounting; Bank deregulation; Corporate Governance

Competition and Bank Opacity

HKIMR Working Paper No.05/2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Apr 2016
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 46 (329,678)

Abstract:

Competition and Bank Opacity

NBER Working Paper No. w20760
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 7 (513,065)

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Corporate Tournament and Executive Compensation in a Transition Economy: Evidence from Publicly Listed Firms in China

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Apr 2009
Chen Lin, Wei Shen and Dongwei Su
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration and Jinan University - Finance Department
Downloads 284 (72,012)

Abstract:

Executive compensation, Tournament theory, Corporate governance, Ownership structure, China

23.

Does Competition Affect Earnings Management? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 21 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2016
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Erasmus University Rotterdam
Downloads 275 (43,878)
Citation 1

Abstract:

earnings management, foreign competition, trade liberalization

24.

Inside the Black Box: Bank Credit Allocation in China’s Private Sector

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jan 2010
Lingnan University - Department of Finance and Insurance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Finance
Downloads 245 (87,777)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Competition and Bank Liquidity Creation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 230 (104,220)

Abstract:

Competition, Bank Liquidity Creation, Bank Deregulation

Competition and Bank Liquidity Creation

NBER Working Paper No. w22195
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 May 2016
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 8 (507,730)

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Trade Liberalization, Financial Flexibility, and Corporate Tax Avoidance

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Tao Chen and Chen Lin
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 238 (71,000)

Abstract:

Trade liberalization, Product market competition, Import tariff rate, Financial flexibility, Tax avoidance

Anti-Corruption Reforms and Shareholder Valuations: Event Study Evidence from China

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Feb 2016
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), National University of Singapore - Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
Downloads 211 (113,673)

Abstract:

Anti-Corruption Reforms and Shareholder Valuations: Event Study Evidence from China

NBER Working Paper No. w22001
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 22 Feb 2016
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), National University of Singapore - Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
Downloads 11 (491,148)

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Media Ownership, Concentration and Corruption in Bank Lending

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 100, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 216 (111,016)
Citation 3

Abstract:

bank lending, corruption, media concentration, ownership, bank supervision

Media Ownership, Concentration and Corruption in Bank Lending

Posted: 23 Feb 2010
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance

Abstract:

bank lending, corruption, media concentration, ownership, bank supervision

29.

Managerial Incentives, CEO Characteristics and Corporate Innovation in China’s Private Sector

Journal of Comparative Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Dec 2009
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 201 (103,723)

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30.

Corporate Fraud, External Debt and Corporate Cash Policy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Chen Lin, Frank M. Song and Zengyuan Sun
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and Xiamen University - Institute for Financial and Accounting Studies
Downloads 189 (107,000)

Abstract:

Corporate fraud, Cash policy, Costly external finance

Does Bank Monitoring Matter to Bondholders?

HKIMR Working Paper No.16/2014
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jul 2014
Joel F. Houston, Chen Lin and Junbo Wang
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 111 (197,714)

Abstract:

Loan Contracting, Bond Market Returns, Cross Monitoring

Does Bank Monitoring Matter to Bondholders?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2014
Joel F. Houston, Chen Lin and Junbo Wang
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 77 (252,572)

Abstract:

Loan contracting, Bond market returns, Cross monitoring

32.

Employee Representation and Financial Leverage

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Chen Lin, Thomas Schmid and Yuhai Xuan
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 180 (50,944)

Abstract:

Capital structure, financial leverage, employee representation, labor rights, bank ownership, tax reform

33.

Currency Appreciation Shocks and Shareholder Wealth Creation in Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2014 Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 170 (106,551)

Abstract:

Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, Currency appreciation, Investor protection, Corporate governance, Shareholder wealth

34.

Managerial Risk Aversion and Vertical Integration

26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2013
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2013
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 169 (116,219)

Abstract:

vertical integration, managerial risk aversion, shareholder wealth

35.

The Client is King: Do Mutual Fund Relationships Bias Analyst Recommendations?

Forthcoming, Journal of Accounting Research
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2012
Lingnan University - Department of Finance and Insurance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 169 (127,795)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Business relations, Analyst recommendations, Mutual fund, Client pressure

36.

Causes and Consequences of International Bank Flows

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Aug 2009
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 137 (164,689)

Abstract:

International Bank Flow, Institutional Distance, Regulatory Arbitrage

Corporate Resilience to Banking Crises: The Roles of Trust and Trade Credit

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
Downloads 122 (184,066)

Abstract:

Banking crises; Trade credit; Social trust; Corporate finance; Firm employment

Corporate Resilience to Banking Crises: The Roles of Trust and Trade Credit

NBER Working Paper No. w22153
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
Downloads 10 (496,787)

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Why Do Firms Evade Taxes? The Role of Information Sharing and Financial Sector Outreach

European Banking Center Discussion Paper No. 2010-26, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2010-93
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 130 (175,136)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Formal and informal sector, tax evasion, financial sector development

Why Do Firms Evade Taxes? The Role of Information Sharing and Financial Sector Outreach

Journal of Finance 69, 763-817
Posted: 29 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance

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Regulation of State-Owned and Privatized Utilities: Ukraine Electricity Distribution Company Performance

Journal of Regulatory Economics, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 259-87
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2009
University of Florida - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 125 (170,449)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Incentive regulation, state-owned and privatized utilities, Data Envelopment Analysis

Spare Tire? Stock Markets, Banking Crises, and Economic Recoveries

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
Downloads 108 (201,742)

Abstract:

Shareholder protection laws, Corporate finance, Financial crises, Firm profits, Firm investment choices

Spare Tire? Stock Markets, Banking Crises, and Economic Recoveries

NBER Working Paper No. w20863
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
Downloads 12 (485,441)

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Chief Executive Officer Incentives, Monitoring, and Corporate Risk Management: Evidence from Insurance Use

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Mike Adams, Chen Lin and Hong Zou
affiliation not provided to SSRN, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
Downloads 106 (204,550)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Corporate Risk Management, Insurance, Corporate Governance, Managerial Incentives, Monitoring, China

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The Determinants of Pollution Levels: Firm-Level Evidence from Chinese Manufacturing

Journal of Comparative Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2014
Liangliang Jiang, Chen Lin and Ping Lin
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University - Department of Economics
Downloads 107 (178,929)

Abstract:

Pollution, FDI, Local protection, Law enforcement

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Does the Change in the Information Environment Affect the Choice between Bank Debt and Public Debt?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2015
Xu Li, Chen Lin and Xintong Zhan
The University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam
Downloads 105 (108,413)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Information Environment, Choice between bank debt and public debt, Analyst coverage

44.

Consistency in Performance Rankings: The Peru Water Sector

Applied Economics, Vol. 40, No. 6, pp. 793-805, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2009
Sanford V. Berg and Chen Lin
University of Florida - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 105 (198,121)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Water Utility Performance, Data Envelopment Analysis, Stochastic Frontier Analysis

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The Financial Implications of Supply Chain Changes

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Dec 2014
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Monash University
Downloads 104 (84,674)

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Shareholder Litigation and Management Earnings Forecasts

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Aug 2015
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Lingnan University
Downloads 97 (86,718)

Abstract:

Earnings forecasts, Litigation Risk, Shareholder Protection, the Ninth Circuit Ruling, Capital Market Incentives

Cross-Border Acquisitions and Labor Regulations

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 May 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Beibei Shen
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 85 (237,509)

Abstract:

Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, Multinational firms, International business, Labor standards, Labor market regulations

Cross-Border Acquisitions and Labor Regulations

NBER Working Paper No. w21245
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Beibei Shen
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 10 (496,787)

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48.

What Determines M&A Legal and Financial Advisors’ Competitiveness in an International Financial Centre: Using China's Going Out Policy as a Natural Experiment

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015/017, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 30/2015
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2015
University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, St. Peter's College, University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Geography
Downloads 95 (102,370)

Abstract:

Going Out, international law firms, global investment banks, blue ocean strategy

49.

The Real and Financial Effects of Property Rights: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Mar 2013
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 92 (172,484)

Abstract:

property law, corporate investments, corporate cash holdings

50.

Property Rights Protection and Corporate R&D: Evidence from China

Journal of Development Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 May 2009
Chen Lin, Ping Lin and Frank M. Song
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University - Department of Economics and The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 92 (199,468)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Property Rights Protection, Government Grabbing Hand, Corporate R&D

Firm Profitability, State Ownership, and Top Management Turnover at the Listed Firms in China: A Behavioral Perspective

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Feb 2010
Wei Shen and Chen Lin
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 87 (234,050)
Citation 5

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Hello, is Anybody There? Corporate Accessibility for Outside Shareholders as a Signal of Agency Problems

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Lingnan University - Department of Finance and Insurance, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Zhongshan University - Department of Finance and Insurance and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance
Downloads 85 (184,518)

Abstract:

Corporate Accessibility, Agency Problems, Corporate Communications

53.

Regulation and Corporate Corruption: New Evidence from the Telecom Sector

Forthcoming. Journal of Comparative Economics
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
University of Florida - Department of Economics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 85 (219,455)

Abstract:

Telecommunications, Regulation, Corruption

54.

The 52-Week High Stock Price and Analyst Recommendation Revisions

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2016
Fengfei Li, Chen Lin and Tse-Chun Lin
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 80 (97,683)

Abstract:

52-week high; reference point; anchoring heuristic, analyst recommendation revisions; information environment

55.

Incorporating Service Quality into Yardstick Regulation: An Application to the Peru Water Sector

Review of Industrial Organization, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 53-75, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2009
Chen Lin and Sanford V. Berg
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Florida - Department of Economics
Downloads 79 (228,900)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Yardstick regulation, Service quality, DEA, Malmquist productivity index

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Does the Perception of Corruption Matter to Investors?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Mar 2015
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Loyola Marymount University - Department of Finance and Computer Information Systems and Xiamen University - Institute for Financial and Accounting Studies
Downloads 75 (151,072)

Abstract:

Perception of corruption, intra-country peer contagion, spillovers

57.

Does Property Rights Protection Affect Corporate Risk Management Strategy? Intra- and Cross-Country Evidence

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Chen Lin, Ping Lin and Hong Zou
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University - Department of Economics and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
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58.
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Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Competition, Bank Risk Taking, Bank Deregulation

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

NBER Working Paper No. w23080
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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59.

Shareholder Protection and the Cost of Capital

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
Joel F. Houston, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
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Shareholder protection, Universal demand (UD) laws, Implied cost of capital (ICOC)

60.

Universal Service Subsidies and Cost Overstatement: Evidence from the U.S. Telecommunications Sector

Telecommunications Policy, Vol. 35, No. 7, pp. 583-591
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2011
University of Florida - Department of Economics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Telecommunications, High Cost Subsidies, Universal Service

61.

Stock Analysts and Corporate Social Responsibility

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2016
Hui Dong, Chen Lin and Xintong Zhan
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Analyst coverage; Information production; Corporate social responsibility

62.

Embezzlement Versus Bribery

NBER Working Paper No. w16542
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Lingnam University - Department of Economics, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
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63.

Does Property Rights Protection Affect Corporate Risk Management Strategy? Intra- and Cross-Country Evidence

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2012
Chen Lin, Ping Lin and Hong Zou
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University - Department of Economics and Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

Property Rights, Risk Management, Corporate Insurance, China

64.

Incentives for Cost Shifting and Misreporting: U.S. Rural Universal Service Subsidies, 1991-2002

Information Economics and Policy, Vol. 23, No. 3-4, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
University of Florida - Department of Economics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Telecommunications, High Cost Subsidies, Universal Service

65.

Political Investment Cycle of State-Owned Enterprises

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Nov 2016
Qingyuan Li, Chen Lin and Li Xu
Wuhan University - School of Economics and Management, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Washington State University, Vancouver
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State-owned enterprises, Investment, Elections, State-owned banks, Political risks

66.

Operational Uncertainty and Managerial Incentives in Information Production

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Chen Lin, Lai Wei and Haibin Wu
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Lingnan University and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)
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67.

Institutional Ownership, Audit Choices and Quality: Evidence from Russell Index Reconstitutions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Oct 2016
Tao Chen, Hui Dong and Chen Lin
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Banking & Finance, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Institutional Ownership, Indexing, Audit Quality, Regression Discontinuity Design

68.

Managerial Overconfidence and Covenant Protection

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Oct 2016
Jan P. Voon, Chen Lin and Yiu C. Ma
Lingnan University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Open University of Hong Kong
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Abstract:

managerial overconfidence, covenants, credit risk

69.

Geographic Diversification and Banks’ Funding Costs

NBER Working Paper No. w22544
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Ross Levine, Chen Lin and Wensi Xie
UC Berkeley, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Business School, Department of Finance
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70.

Whose Money Is Smart? Institutional and Individual Trading Based on Analyst Recommendations

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
School of Finance, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, School of Management, Jinan University and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Business
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Analyst recommendation, Individual/institutional investors, Buy-side pressure, Political pressure

71.

Political Connections and the Cost of Bank Loans

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 28 Mar 2014
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance

Abstract:

Political connection, cost of debt, loan contracting

72.

Government Intervention and Firm Investment: Evidence from International Micro-Data

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 32, No. 637-653, 2013
Posted: 31 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2014
Chen Lin and Sonia M. L. Wong
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Hong Kong

Abstract:

Government Intervention, Ownership, Investment Growth

Other Papers (1)

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1.

Does Competition Affect Bank Risk?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, UC Berkeley and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Competition; Bank Risk Taking; Bank Deregulation