Yelena Larkin

Schulich School of Business, York University

Assistant Professor of Finance

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Are U.S. Industries Becoming More Concentrated?

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 19 May 2018
Gustavo Grullon, Yelena Larkin and Roni Michaely
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Schulich School of Business, York University and University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI)
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industry concentration; HHI; product markets; profit margins; publicly-traded firms; M&A; antitrust

2.

Do Investors Value Dividend Smoothing Stocks Differently?

Forthcoming, Management Science, Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 17-2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 01 May 2016
Yelena Larkin, Mark T. Leary and Roni Michaely
Schulich School of Business, York University, Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School and University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI)
Downloads 470 (54,868)
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dividend, payout, dividend smoothing, institutions

3.

Brand Perception, Cash Flow Stability, and Financial Policy

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2013
Yelena Larkin
Schulich School of Business, York University
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product market, consumer demand, capital structure, cash, payout

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Strike While the Iron is Hot: Timing the Market on the Way to the Optimal Capital Structure

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2011
Yelena Larkin
Schulich School of Business, York University
Downloads 189 (147,744)
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trade-off, market timing, capital structure, leverage

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Does Non-Informative Text Affect Investor Behavior?

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 6-2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2013
Alyssa G. Anderson and Yelena Larkin
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB) and Schulich School of Business, York University
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ticker symbols, behavioral biases, fluency, liquidity

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Search Frictions and M&A Outcomes: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2017
Yelena Larkin and Evgeny Lyandres
Schulich School of Business, York University and Boston University
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M&As, search frictions, complementarities, product similarity, technological overlap

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Climbing the Corporate Ladder: Whom Do Highly Skilled CEOs Work For?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2018
Jason D. Kotter and Yelena Larkin
Brigham Young University - Department of Finance and Schulich School of Business, York University
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executive directors, inside directors, CEOs, talent, human capital, board of directors

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When Do Uninformed Trade? Information Based Trading and Stock Market Performance

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
Yelena Larkin
Schulich School of Business, York University
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PIN, asymmetric information, uninformed, microstructure