Betty H.T. Wu

University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Glasgow, Scotland

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

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Top 38,595

in Total Papers Downloads

2,413

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

The Association between the proportion of Brexiters and COVID-19 Death Rates in England

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Ludovic Phalippou and Betty H.T. Wu
University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 1,129 (35,769)

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Brexit vote, COVID-19, Polarization, Political Trust

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How Deadly Is Financial Leverage? Evidence from Care Homes during the COVID-19 Crisis

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Feb 2022
Peter Morris, Ludovic Phalippou and Betty H.T. Wu
Independent, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 443 (121,476)

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What Drives Executive Stock Option Backdating?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2014
Chris Veld and Betty H.T. Wu
Monash University and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 249 (225,260)

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executive compensation, stock option grants, backdating, corporate governance

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A Run-Down of Merger Target Run-Ups

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
The University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Glasgow, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 226 (247,471)
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target run-up, mergers and acquisitions, merger prediction, insider trading

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Shall We Dance? Syndication, Social Network, and Performance: Evidence from Leveraged Buyout Investments

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2014
Betty H.T. Wu
University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 144 (367,778)
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Leveraged buyouts, Syndication, Social networks, Agency costs, Top management teams

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Managerial Incentives and Investment Policy in Family Firms: Evidence from a Structural Analysis

Journal of Small Business Management, 2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jul 2018
Mieszko Mazur and Betty H.T. Wu
ESSCA school of management and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
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Family Firms, Corporate Investment, Executive Compensation, R&D, Executive Stock Options

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Connections to Investment Banks and Their Value: Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2023
Ying Dou, Yulia Merkoulova and Betty H.T. Wu
Monash University, Monash Business School and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 72 (589,690)

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seasoned equity offerings, social connections, investment banks, information asymmetry

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Social Capital and Investment Performance: Evidence from Pe Investing in Lbos

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Jan 2023
Betty H.T. Wu and Jay Dahya
University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School and Zicklin School of Business
Downloads 35 (809,214)

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Social capital, trust, Private equity, LBO syndication, Performance

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Social Capital and Investment Performance: Evidence from Pe Investing in Lbos

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Feb 2023
Jay Dahya and Betty H.T. Wu
Zicklin School of Business and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
Downloads 26 (884,674)

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Social capital, Trust, Private equity, LBO syndication, Performance

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 3
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Media Deterrence and Illegal Trading Prior to Merger Announcements: The Real Effect of News Dissemination

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
University of Glasgow, University of Edinburgh Business School, University of Glasgow and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School
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News dissemination; Deterrence; Media coverage; Target stock returns; Inside information