Yeqin Zeng

Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics

Associate Professor in Finance

Office 162 Durham University Business School

Mill Hill Lane

Durham, DH1 3LB

United Kingdom

http://https://sites.google.com/site/yeqinzenghomepage/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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Institutional Cross-Ownership and Corporate Strategy: The Case of Mergers and Acquisitions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2019
Chris Brooks, Zhong Chen and Yeqin Zeng
University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management, King's Business School, King's College London and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
Downloads 731 (63,752)
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Institutional Investors; Cross-ownership; Mergers and Acquisitions

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The Impact of Top Executive Gender on Asset Prices: Evidence from Stock Price Crash Risk

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2019
Yiwei Li and Yeqin Zeng
University of Essex, EBS and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
Downloads 478 (108,437)
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Gender; Crash risk; CFO; CEO; Bad news hoarding

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Financial Hedging and Corporate Investment

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2021
ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, King's Business School, King's College London and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Corporate Financial Hedging, Mergers and Acquisitions, Method of Payment, Financial Flexibility

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Financial Hedging, Corporate Cash Policy, and the Value of Cash

British Journal of Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 May 2020 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Wenyi Sun, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
Durham University Business School, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Corporate financial hedging; Financial derivatives; Cash holdings; Marginal value of cash

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Your Gender Identity Is Who You Are: Female CEOs and Corporate Debt Structure

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 May 2020
Qi Zhu, Yuxuan Huang, Cheng Yan and Yeqin Zeng
Central South University, Hunan University, University of Essex - Essex Business School and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Gender, CEO, Debt Structure, Risk Aversion

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Institutional Investor Monitoring Motivation and the Marginal Value of Cash

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 48, 2018
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2019
Charles W.R. Ward, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
University of Reading, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
Downloads 152 (345,057)
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Institutional Investors; Marginal Value of Cash; Monitoring Motivation; Index Switch

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Motivated Monitoring by Institutional Investors and Firm Investment Efficiency

European Financial Management, 2019 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Charles W.R. Ward, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
University of Reading, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Institutional Investors; Investment Efficiency; Monitoring Attention; Agency Problem; Index Switch

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Accounting Conservatism and the Sensitivity of Investment to Stock Prices

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Aug 2022
Qi Zhu, Zilong Lv, Yuxuan Huang and Yeqin Zeng
Central South University, Central South University, Hunan University and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Accounting conservatism, Investment-price sensitivity, Managerial learning, Stock price informativeness

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Abnormal Investment and Firm Performance

International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2022
Siqi Liu, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
University College Dublin (UCD) - Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
Downloads 124 (404,858)
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Investment, Abnormal investment, Stock performance, Market efficiency, Agency costs

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Flight to Lottery Ahead of FOMC Announcements: Institutional Investors or Retail Investors?

British Journal of Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 17 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2023
Durham University Business School, University of Glasgow - Adam Smith Business School, University of Essex and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Pre-FOMC drift, Lottery-like stocks, Institutional investors, Retail investors

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Institutional Investors: Arbitrageurs or Rational Trend Chasers

International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 26 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Yeqin Zeng
Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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nstitutional Investors; Stock Misvaluation; Factor Models

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How Does Firm-Specific Investor Sentiment Affect the Value of Corporate Cash Holdings

British Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Feb 2022
Yeqin Zeng, Chao Yin and Haifeng Guo
Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School
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Firm-specific investor sentiment; Value of cash; Overnight returns; Order imbalance

Firm-Specific Investor Sentiment and Productivity

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 14 Aug 2023
Haifeng Guo, Wenyi Sun and Yeqin Zeng
Durham University Business School, University of Surrey - Surrey Business School and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Firm-specific investor sentiment, Total factor productivity, Overnight returns, Order imbalance, Earnings conference call sentiment

Firm-Specific Investor Sentiment and Productivity

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Jan 2024
Yeqin Zeng, Haifeng Guo and Wenyi Sun
Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics, Durham University Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Firm-specific investor sentiment, Total factor productivity, Overnight returns, Order imbalance, Earnings conference call sentiment

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Precautionary Motive or Private Benefit Motive for Holding Cash: Evidence From CEO Ownership

International Review of Financial Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2023
Yeqin Zeng, Chao Yin and Wenyi Sun
Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics, University of Edinburgh and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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CEO Ownership; Cash holdings; Precautionary motive; Private benefit motive

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Investment Of Product Market Peers And Corporate Cash Policy

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Dec 2022
Siqi Liu, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
University College Dublin (UCD) - Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Peer Effects, Investment, Cash Holdings, Value Of Cash, Industry Dynamics

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Customer Concentration and Product Market Threats

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Oct 2023 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2024
Douglas J. Cumming, Siqi Liu and Yeqin Zeng
Florida Atlantic University, University College Dublin (UCD) - Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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Customer concentration, Major customers, Product market threats

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Do Young CEOS Matter for Corporate Digital Transformation?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 2024
Ziran Zou, Jiayi Fu, Yeqin Zeng and Yuxuan Huang
Hunan University, Hunan University, Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics and Hunan University
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Young CEOs; Corporate digital transformation; CEO reputation; Tolerance for failure

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Investment of Product Market Peers and Corporate Cash Policy

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 May 2023
Siqi Liu, Chao Yin and Yeqin Zeng
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Edinburgh and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics
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G30, G31, G32, D83

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Managing Liquidity Along the Supply Chain: Supplier-Base Concentration and Corporate Cash Policy

Posted: 25 May 2023
Lulu Di, Wei Jiang, Ju Mao and Yeqin Zeng
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Renmin University of China, Independent and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics

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Supplier-base Concentration, Cash Holdings, Source of Cash, Use of Cash

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Executive Team Heterogeneity and Information Suppression: Evidence from Stock Price Crash Risk

Posted: 06 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2023
Florida Atlantic University, University of Essex, EBS, Memorial University and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics

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executive team, equity incentive heterogeneity, crash risk

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Credit Market Segmentation, Access to Credit, and Corporate Risk-taking: Evidence from Asset-backed Securitization

Posted: 01 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2023
Zhehao Jia, Yukun Shi and Yeqin Zeng
The University of Edinburgh - Business School, University of Glasgow and Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics

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Asset-backed securitization; Corporate risk-taking; ABS borrowings; Access to credit markets

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State Ownership, Bank Loans, and Corporate Investment

International Review of Economics & Finance, 2014, vol. 32, issue C, pages 92-116
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Yeqin Zeng and Wei Jiang
Durham University Business School, Finance and Economics and Jinan University, Department of Accounting

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Leverage, Underinvestment, Overinvestment, State-owned banks, Disciplining role