Sandy Klasa

University of Arizona - Department of Finance

McClelland Hall

P.O. Box 210108

Tucson, AZ 85721-0108

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Determinants of CEO Pay: A Comparison of ExecuComp and Non-ExecuComp Firms

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and University of Oregon
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Executive compensation, Stock options, Ownership structure, Institutional investors

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Protection of Trade Secrets and Capital Structure Decisions

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
University of Arizona - Department of Finance, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Tennessee and School of Management, SUNY Binghamton
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capital structure, trade secrets, intellectual property, product market competition

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Do Firms Have Leverage Targets? Evidence from Acquisitions

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 28 May 2009
Jarrad Harford, Sandy Klasa and Nathan Walcott
University of Washington, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Washington State University
Downloads 1,234 (14,668)
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Capital structure, target leverage, mergers, acquisitions

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Refinancing Risk and Cash Holdings

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 31 May 2013
University of Washington, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department
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Cash Holdings, Refinancing Risk, Debt Maturity

The Limitations of Industry Concentration Measures Constructed with Compustat Data: Implications for Finance Research

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2014
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and P. Eric Yeung
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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Industry concentration, product market competition, finance research

The Limitations of Industry Concentration Measures Constructed with Compustat Data: Implications for Finance Research

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Aug 2009
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and P. Eric Yeung
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

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The Limitations of Industry Concentration Measures Constructed with Compustat Data: Implications for Finance Research

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 10, pp. 3839-3871, 2009
Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and P. Eric Yeung
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management

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G10, G30, L10

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The Influence of Product Market Dynamics on the Firm's Cash Holdings and Hedging Behavior

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Mar 2005
Pennsylvania State University - Mary Jean and Frank P. Smeal College of Business Administration, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department
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Cash holdings, hedging, financing constraints, risk management, intra-industry equilibrium

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Corporate Suppliers and Customers and Accounting Conservatism

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2011
Kai Wai Hui, Sandy Klasa and P. Eric Yeung
The University of Hong Kong (HKU) - Department of Accounting, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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Financial disclosures, Conservatism, Suppliers, Customers

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Are Ex-Ante CEO Severance Pay Contracts Consistent with Efficient Contracting?

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 51, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, University of Georgia - J.M. Tull School of Accounting and University of Arizona - Department of Finance
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CEO Turnover, CEO Compensation, Efficient Contracting

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The Strategic Use of Corporate Cash Holdings in Collective Bargaining with Labor Unions

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 28 May 2009
University of Arizona - Department of Finance, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business
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Cash holdings, liquidity policy, hedging, labor unions

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Industry Concentration and Corporate Disclosure Policy

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 24 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 16 May 2014
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and P. Eric Yeung
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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Disclosure Policy, Oligopoly, Industry Concentration

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The Use of Escrow Contracts in Acquisition Agreements

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
Sanjai Bhagat, Sandy Klasa and Lubomir P. Litov
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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mergers and acquisitions, escrow contracts, financial contracting

12.

Institutional Stakeholdings and Better-Informed Traders at Earnings Announcements

Journal of Accounting and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2008
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and Oliver Zhen Li
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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institutional investors, informed traders, trading volume

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Takeover Activity as a Response to Time-Varying Changes in Investment Opportunity Sets: Evidence from Takeover Sequences

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Oct 2004
Sandy Klasa and Mike Stegemoller
University of Arizona - Department of Finance and Baylor University
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Informed Trading Reactions to New Private Information: Evidence from Nonpublic Merger Negotiations

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2017
Shane Heitzman and Sandy Klasa
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and University of Arizona - Department of Finance
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Mergers, acquisitions, private information, insider trading, price formation, negotiations

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Why Do Controlling Families of Public Firms Sell Their Remaining Ownership Stake?

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Jun 2005
Sandy Klasa
University of Arizona - Department of Finance
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Ownership structure, capital structure, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions

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What Determines the Composition of a Firm's Cash Reserves?

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2018
Texas Tech University, Washington State University and University of Arizona - Department of Finance
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Cash holdings, corporate liquidity management, credit lines

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Differential Precision of Predisclosure Information Across Traders and Trading Volume at Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Ashiq Ali, Sandy Klasa and Oliver Zhen Li
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Arizona - Department of Finance and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Anticompetitive Effects of Horizontal Acquisitions: The Impact of Within-Industry Product Similarity

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2018
University of Arizona - Department of Finance, University of Washington and University of Arizona - Department of Finance
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Horizontal acquisitions, Industry competition, Product similarity