Doron Levit

University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

Assistant Professor

The Wharton School

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Nonbinding Voting for Shareholder Proposals

Journal of Finance, Vol. 66, No. 5, 2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Doron Levit and Nadya Malenko
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Shareholder voting, shareholder proposals, non-binding proposals, precatory resolutions, advisory vote, strategic voting, majority rule, information aggregation, proxy fight, shareholder activism

The Effect of Diversification on Price Informativeness and Asset Values

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 437/2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2017
Alex Edmans, Doron Levit and Devin Reilly
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Corporate governance, banks, blockholders, monitoring, intervention, exit, trading, common ownership.

Governance and Comovement Under Common Ownership

NBER Working Paper No. w20420
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Sep 2014
Alex Edmans, Doron Levit and Devin Reilly
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Governance and Comovement Under Common Ownership

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10119
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Oct 2014
Alex Edmans, Doron Levit and Devin Reilly
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

blockholders, corporate governance, correlation, exit, trading

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Soft Shareholder Activism

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Abstract:

Shareholder Activism, Voice, Exit, Corporate Governance, Communication, Cheap-Talk

Soft Shareholder Activism

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Abstract:

Shareholder Activism, Voice, Exit, Communication, Cheap-Talk, Corporate Governance

4.

The Labor Market for Directors and Externalities in Corporate Governance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 71, No. 2, April 2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2016
Doron Levit and Nadya Malenko
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 436 (37,251)
Citation 4

Abstract:

board of directors, corporate governance, reputation, externalities, strategic complementarity, transparency

5.

Corporate Control Activism

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2017
Adrian Aycan Corum and Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Abstract:

Acquisition, Corporate Governance, Merger, Proxy Fight, Search, Shareholder Activism, Takeover

6.

Expertise, Structure, and Reputation of Corporate Boards

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2012
Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
Downloads 263 (78,039)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Board of Directors, Communication, Information Acquisition, Expertise, Reputation, Transparency

7.

Advising Shareholders in Takeovers

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2016
Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Abstract:

Takeover, Tender Offer, Merger, Advice, Communication, Recommendation, Board of Directors, Cheap-Talk, Coordination, Free-riding

8.

When Words Speak Louder Without Actions

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Doron Levit
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Abstract:

Communication, Corporate Governance, Intervention, Managerial Leadership

9.

The Effect of Diversification on Price Informativeness and Asset Values

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 437/2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Alex Edmans, Doron Levit and Devin Reilly
London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (489,513)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, banks, blockholders, monitoring, intervention, exit, trading, common ownership.