Chander Shekhar

University of Melbourne

185 Pelham Street

Carlton, Victoria 3053

Australia

Financial Research Network (FIRN)

C/- University of Queensland Business School

St Lucia, 4071 Brisbane

Queensland

Australia

http://www.firn.org.au

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Scholarly Papers (15)

Industry Expertise, Information Leakage, and the Choice of M&A Advisors

24th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2011 Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2015
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Jinan University - Management School
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Investment banking; Mergers and Acquisitions; Advisory Fees; Advisory Services; Industry Expertise

Industry Expertise, Information Leakage and the Choice of M&A Advisors

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 43, Issue 1-2, pp. 191-225, 2016
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jason Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Xiamen University - Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE)
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investment banking, mergers and acquisitions, advisory fees, advisory services, industry expertise

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Superannuation Knowledge, Behaviour and Attitudes in Young Adults in Australia

CIFR Paper No. RP002/2014
Number of pages: 129 Posted: 08 Oct 2014
University of Melbourne - Law School, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Education, University of Melbourne, Law School, Students, Melbourne Law School - University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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superannuation, retirement planning, financial literacy, young adults in Australia

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The Capital Structure of Japanese Firms: A Partial Adjustment Analysis

20th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference 2007 Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2007
Pascal Nguyen and Chander Shekhar
University of New South Wales and University of Melbourne
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Capital structure, Partial adjustment

The Causes and Consequences of Accelerated Stock Repurchases

International Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2015
Ali C. Akyol, Jin San Kim and Chander Shekhar
University of Ottawa, Kyungpook National University - School of Business Administration and University of Melbourne
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Stock Repurchase, Takeovers, Firm Performance, Signaling

The Causes and Consequences of Accelerated Stock Repurchases

International Review of Finance, Vol. 14, Issue 3, pp. 319-343, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Ali C. Akyol, Jin S. Kim and Chander Shekhar
University of Ottawa, Kyungpook National University and University of Melbourne
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Company Securities Trading Policies: An Empirical Study

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 55-60, 2012, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 579
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
Ian Ramsay and Chander Shekhar
Melbourne Law School - University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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Compulsory or Voluntary Pre-Merger Notification? A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Jul 2006
Chongwoo Choe and Chander Shekhar
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Melbourne
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Merger regulation, pre-merger notification, abnormal returns

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Continuous Disclosure in Australia and the United States: A Comparative Analysis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jan 2018
Stephen Brown and Chander Shekhar
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Melbourne
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Continuous Disclosure, Earnings Announcements, Event Study

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How Much is Too Much? Large Termination Fees and Target Distress

27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2014 Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Jordan Neyland and Chander Shekhar
Antonin Scalia Law School - George Mason University and University of Melbourne
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mergers and acquisitions, termination fees, corporate distress, financial constraints, corporate investment

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Super Behaviour: A Note on Young Australian Adults’ Engagement with their Superannuation Accounts

Australasian Accounting, Business and Finance Journal, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 58-69, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Feb 2017
University of Melbourne - Faculty of Education, University of Melbourne, Law School, Students, Melbourne Law School - University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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superannuation, attitudes, retirement planning

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The Information Role of Advisors in Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence from Acquirers Hiring Targets’ Ex-Advisors

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2018
Xin (Simba) Chang, Chander Shekhar, Lewis Tam and Jiaquan Yao
Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, University of Melbourne, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau and Jinan University - Management School
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mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, advisory services, competition, bargaining

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No Thought for Tomorrow: Young Australian Adults' Knowledge, Behaviour and Attitudes About Superannuation

Law and Financial Markets Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, 90-105, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
University of Melbourne - Law School, University of Melbourne - Faculty of Education, University of Melbourne, Law School, Students, Melbourne Law School - University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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superannuation knowledge; superannuation behaviour; young adults

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Governance Structures of Initial Public Offerings in Australia

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 15, Issue 6, pp. 1177-1189, November 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Dec 2007
Chander Shekhar and Geof Stapledon
University of Melbourne and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Should the Pre-Notification of Mergers Be Compulsory in Australia?

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 383-390, December 2004
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Dec 2004
Chander Shekhar and Philip Laurence Williams
University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Compulsory or Voluntary Pre-Merger Notification? Theory and Some Evidence

International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Chongwoo Choe and Chander Shekhar
Monash University - Department of Economics and University of Melbourne

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Merger Regulation, Pre-Merger Notification, Abnormal Returns

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Payout Initiation by IPO Firms: The Choice Between Dividends and Share Repurchases

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2009
Posted: 23 Dec 2009
Bharat A. Jain, Chander Shekhar and Violet Torbey
Towson University, University of Melbourne and QSuper Ltd

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Dividend initiation, Share repurchase, IPOs, Hazard analysis