Cesare Fracassi

University of Texas at Austin

Associate Professor

McCombs School of Business

2110 Speedway Stop B6600

Austin, TX 78712-1276

United States

http://https://faculty.mccombs.utexas.edu/cesare.fracassi/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Corporate Finance Policies and Social Networks

Management Science, 63 (8), 2420-2438
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Cesare Fracassi
University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 2,765 (3,795)
Citation 26

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Corporate Finance Policy Decisions; Social Networks; Capital Investments

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Lost in Translation? The Effect of Cultural Values on Mergers Around the World

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 117, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Kenneth R. Ahern, Daniele Daminelli and Cesare Fracassi
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Texas at Austin
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Mergers & Acquisitions, Culture, Trust, Hierarchy, Individualism, Egalitarianism, International, Cross-border

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External Networking and Internal Firm Governance

Journal of Finance, 67 (1), pp 153-194
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
Cesare Fracassi and Geoffrey A. Tate
University of Texas at Austin and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Corporate Governance, Social Networks, Board Selection, Mergers and Acquisitions, Firm Value

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Does Rating Analyst Subjectivity Affect Corporate Debt Pricing?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 120 (3), 514-538, June 2016
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Cesare Fracassi, Stefan Petry and Geoffrey A. Tate
University of Texas at Austin, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Analysts, Credit Ratings, Credit Spreads

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Business Microloans for U.S. Subprime Borrowers

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), 51 (1), 55-83, February 2016
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2016
University of Texas at Austin, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Universidad de Piura
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Shopping for Information? Diversification and the Network of Industries

Management Science, vol. 61, no. 1, January 2015, pgs. 161-183
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2015
Fernando Anjos and Cesare Fracassi
NOVA School of Business and Economics and University of Texas at Austin
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corporate diversification, networks, innovation, input-output tables

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Technological Specialization and the Decline of Diversified Firms

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), 53 (4), pp. 1581-1614
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2018
Fernando Anjos and Cesare Fracassi
NOVA School of Business and Economics and University of Texas at Austin
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corporate diversification, specialization, mergers, matching

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Barbarians at the Store? Private Equity, Products, and Consumers

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 17-12
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2018
Cesare Fracassi, Alessandro Previtero and Albert Sheen
University of Texas at Austin, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and University of Oregon - Department of Finance
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Private Equity, Product Markets, Pricing Strategy, Consumer Products

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What's in a Debt? Rating Agency Methodologies and Firms’ Financing and Investment Decisions

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2018
Gregory Weitzner and Cesare Fracassi
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin
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rating agencies, capital structure, leverage targeting, rating targeting