European Financial Management Association
2017 Annual Meetings
June 28- July 1, 2017
Athens, GREECE


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Accepted Papers & Participants List

Participants

Paper


Addo Kwabena Aboah, Ugo Rigoni, Elisa Cavezzali
Email: kwabena.addo@unive.it
Internal Governance and Bank Performance Under the Capital Requirement Directive IV



       


Aftab Zary, Simone Varotto
Email: z.aftab@pgr.icmacentre.ac.uk
Liquidity and Shadow Banking



       


Agarwall Vineet
Email: vineet.agarwal@cranfield.ac.uk
The Impact of Statutory Audit and Corporate Reporting Directives on Compliance Costs, Risk-taking and Reporting Quality of the EU Banks



       


Ahmad Wasim, Wolfgang Aussenegg, Ranko Jelic
Email: w.ahmad@bham.ac.uk
IPO lockups and insider trading



       


Ahmed Waqar
Email: waqar.ahmed@wbs.ac.uk
Insider Trading Around Open Market Share Repurchase Announcements



       


Ahmed Yousry
Email: yousry.ahmed@northumbria.ac.uk
Effect of leverage deviation on firms’ decision on public versus non-public acquisitions: UK evidence



       


Akhtar Shumi, Ye Ye
Email: shumi.akhtar@sydney.edu.au
Strategic Default and Capital Structure Decision



       


Al Mamum Md
Email: m.almamun@latrobe.edu.au
Powerful CEOs and Stock Price Crash Risk



       


Alexandridis George, Zhong Chen, Yeqin Zeng
Email: g.alexandridis@icmacentre.ac.uk
Financial Hedging and Corporate Investment Behavior: Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions



       


Almaquoushi Wael
Email: wael.almaqoushi@ucdconnect.ie
Audit Committee Quality Indices, Firm value, and Financial Reporting Quality



       


Almeida Lionel
Email: lionel.almeida@lecnam.net
How to measure corporate control? Evidence from panel threshold effects of the degree of control on CEO pay monitoring.



       


Alperovych Yan, Douglas Cumming, Alexander Groh
Email: alperovych@em-lyon.com
M&A RUMORS: WHY SELLERS HATE THEM



       


An Yunbi, Jinqing Zhang, Zeyu Jin
Email: yunbi@uwindsor.ca
Dynamic portfolio optimization with ambiguity aversion



       


Anagnostopoulou Seraina, Charitini Stavropoulou
Email: sanagnostopoulou@escpeurope.eu
Earnings management among NHS Foundation Trusts: A good beginning makes a good ending?



       


Andronoudis Dimos, Christina Dargenidou, Eirini Konstantinidi, Peter Pope
Email: D.Andronoudis@lse.ac.uk
CONSERVATIVE ACCOUNTING AND RISK: THE CASE OF RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT



       


Aouadi Amal
Email: amel.el_aouadi@uca.fr
THE MISSING LINK BETWEEN CSR AWARDS AND FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE: AND THE WINNER IS…



       


Artavanis Nikolaos, Ioannis Spyridopoulos
Email: nartavanis@isenberg.umass.edu
Foreclosure Moratorium and Strategic Default



       


Asimakopoulos Stylianos, Aliya Kenjegalieva
Email: stylianos.asimakopoulos@stir.ac.uk
Financial frictions and the role of endogenous human capital accumulation



       


Asimakopoulos Panagiotis, Stylianos Asimakopoulos
Email: pasimakopoulos@acg.edu
Fiscal policy with heterogeneous agents,banks and …nancial frictions



       


Aspris Angelo, Sean Foley, Peter O'neill
Email: angelo.aspris@sydney.edu.au
Transparency in Commodities Markets



       


Athanassakos George, Vasiliki Athanasakou
Email: gathanassakos@ivey.uwo.ca
Earnings quality and the value premium



       


Audzeyeva Alena, Ana-maria Fuertes
Email: a.audzeyeva@keele.ac.uk
Emerging Market Sovereign Credit Spreads: In-Sample and Out-of-Sample Predictability



       

Participants

Paper


Balachandran Balasingham, Nader Atawnah, Huu Nhan Duong, Edward J. Podolski
Email: B.Balachandran@latrobe.edu.au
Does Foreign Competition Affect Stock Market Liquidity?



       


Balatti Mirco, Chris Brooks, Michael Clements, Konstantina Kappou
Email: mirco.balatti@pgr.icmacentre.ac.uk
Did Quantitative Easing only inflate stock prices? Macroeconomicevidence from the US and UK



       


Balboa Marina, German Lopez-espinosa, Korok Ray, Antonio Rubia
Email: marina.balboa@ua.es
Executive Compensation and Systemic Risk: The Role of Non-Interest Income and Wholesale Funding



       


Baltas Konstantinos
Email: k.baltas@essex.ac.uk
Assessing Bank Efficiency and Stability



       


Bansal Naresh, Robert Connolly, Chris Stivers
Email: nbansal@slu.edu
High Risk Episodes and the Equity Size Premium



       


Bar Hava Keren, Beni Lauterbach, Roi Katz
Email: kbarhava@huji.ac.il
Is it Worthwhile to Augment the Legal Protection ofPublic Debt Placed by Private Companies?



       


Barabanov Sergey
Email: ssbarabanov@stthomas.edu
Institutional Investors and Post-Litigation Security Returns



       


Barbopoulos Leonidas, Jo Danbolt
Email: leonidas.barbopoulos@st-andrews.ac.uk
Does contingent payment enhance foreign target acquirer’s value? The optimal entry mode



       


Barroso Pedro, Paulo Maio
Email: p.barroso@unws.edu.au
Managing the risk of the betting-against-beta" anomaly: does it pay to bet against beta?""anaging the risk of the "betting-against-beta" anomaly: does it""naging the risk of the "betting-agains""aging the risk"



       


Barth Andreas
Email: andreas.barth@finance.uni-frankfurt.de
Corporate Culture and Banking



       


Belisario Pedro
Email: pesilvabelisario@iese.edu
Information Spillovers: The Effect of Analyst Coverage on Returns Co-movement



       


Beltrame Federico, Daniele Previtali, Stefano Caselli
Email: Federico.beltrame@uniud.it
Leverage, Cost of capital and Bank valuation



       


Berger Theo
Email: theoberger@uni-bremen.de
Extracting the relevant trends for applied portfolio management



       


Bessler Wolfgang, Georgi Taushanov, Dominik Wolff
Email: Wolfgang.Bessler@wirtschaft.uni-giessen.de
Optimal Asset Allocation Strategies for International Equity Portfolios:A Comparison of Country versus Sector Optimization



       


Bianchi Nicola, Vincenzo Farina, Franco Fiordelisi
Email: nicola.bianchi@uniroma2.it
Risk Culture in Banks: Just Words?



       


Bonini Stefano, Vincenzo Capizzi, Mario Valletta, Paola Zocchi
Email: sbonini@stevens.edu
Groups, networks and the business angels’ investment process.



       


Borochin Paul, Yanhui Zhao
Email: paul.borochin@uconn.edu
Variation of Implied Volatility and Return Predictability



       


Boubaker Sabri, Walid Saffar, Syrine Sassi
Email: sabri.boubaker@get-mail.fr
Product Market Competition and Debt Choice



       


Boussetta Selma
Email: selma.boussetta@iae-toulouse.fr
Competition among Exchanges and ReputationalConcerns



       


Bredendiek Maximilian, Giorgio Ottonello, Rossen Valkanov
Email: maximilian.bredendiek@vgsf.ac.at
Corporate Bond Portfolios: Bond-Specific Information and Macroeconomic Uncertainty



       


Brusa Jorge, Renee Oyotode, Zubair Ali Raja
Email: jbsa@tamiu.edu
The bond Market Responses to Female CEOs appointment



       


Burietz Aurore, Loredana Ureche-rangau
Email: a.burietz@ieseg.fr
Home sweet home? Bank lending and the impact of the global financial crisis



       

Participants

Paper


Calcagno Riccardo, Mael Giofr, Cesira Urzi-brancati
Email: calcagno@em-lyon.com
To trust is good, but to control is better: How investors discipline fi…nancial advisors' ’activity



       


Cao Viet Nga, Andrew Marshall, Krishna Paudyal
Email: viet.cao@monash.edu
Corporate Cash Holdings in the Cross--Section of Stock Returns: The Role of Corporate Innovation



       


Cao Cathy, Chongyang Chen, Jot Yau
Email: caoc@seattleu.edu
Corporate Cash Holdings, Stock Returns, and Firm Expected Uncertainty



       


Chalamandaris George, Nikolaos Vlachogiannakis
Email: gchalamandar@aueb.gr
“Adverse- selecting” Informed Customers: Evidence from the corporate bond market



       


Chambers Barbara
Email: barbara.chambers@monash.edu
Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans' Liability Spillovers: Important Connections in U.S. Unionized Industries



       


Chen Hung-Ling, Cheng-yi Shiu, Hui-shan Wei
Email: chenhub@gmail.com
Index reconstitutions and the role of foreign institutional investors on local corporate governance: Evidence from MSCI Standard Index



       


Chen James
Email: james.chen@research 137.com
Can a Normal Firm Value Diffusion Process Improve the Performance of the Structural Approach to Pricing Corporate Liabilities?



       


Chen Qiwei, Shaomeng Li, Guy Liu
Email: qiwei.chen@brunel.ac.uk
Does learning offset hubris in serial acquisitions? International Evidence



       


Chen Linquan, Chendi Zhang
Email: l.chen2@exeter.ac.uk
Short Selling Before Initial Public Offerings



       


Chiang Shu Ling, Ming Shann Tsai
Email: g1352503@nccu.edu.tw
An Attractive Financial Tool in Aging Populations: Determining an Optimal Principal Limit Factor for Reverse Mortgages under the Economic-Based Model



       


Chiang Sue Jane, Pei-gi Shu
Email: 054399@mail.fju.edu.tw
Over-issuance, IPO Anomalies, and Investment Efficiency: Evidence from China



       


Chincarini Ludwig, Fabio Moneta, Daehwan Kim
Email: lbchincarini@usfca.edu
The LifeCycle of Beta



       


Cho Hyungjin, Lee-seok Hwang
Email: chyungji@emp.uc3m.es
Industry Concentration and Investment Funding: The Importance of Understanding the Market Structure



       


Choi Jongmoo Jay, Omer Genc
Email: jjchoi@temple.edu
International acquisition and competitiveness



       


Chronopoulos Dimitris, Sanjay Banerji, Anna Sobiech, John Wilson
Email: dc45@st-andrews.ac.uk
Taxation and Financial Intermediation:Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment



       


Chu Wah Yip
Email: wah.y.chu@bi.no
Value and profitability premium: from the perspective of duration



       


Ciocca Georgio
Email: giorgio.ciocca@unisg.ch
Retail investors’ attention and momentum strategies - Evidence from the S&P 500 -



       


Cong Will
Email: will.cong@chicagobooth.edu
Rise of Factor Investing: Asset Prices, Informational Efficiency, and Security Design



       


Contreras Harold, Jana Fidrmuc, Roman Kozhan
Email: hcontrer@fen.uchile.cl
Insiders versus short sellers: informed traders’ competition around earnings announcements.



       


Cortazar Gonzalo, Cristobal Millard, Hector Ortega, Eduardo Schwartz
Email: gcortaza@ing.puc.cl
Commodity Price Forecasts, Futures Prices and Pricing Models



       


Cortez Maria Ceu, Joana Pena
Email: mccortez@eeg.uminho.pt
Social screening and mutual fund performance: international evidence



       


Covachev Svetoslav, Vijay Yadav
Email: scovachev@gmail.com
On the relation between flows and performance in the mutual fund industry.



       


Croci Ettore, Elena Beccalli, Laura Chiaramonte
Email: ettore.croci@unicatt.it
Does Excess Cash Affect Bank Behavior?



       

Participants

Paper


Dahlstrm Petter, Bjrn Hagstrmer, Lars Norden
Email: petter.dahlstrom@sbs.su.se
The Determinants of Limit Order Cancellations



       


Dai Rui, Lilian Ng, Nataliya Zaiats
Email: rdai@wharton.upenn.edu
Customer News and Supplier Short Selling



       


Dedman Elisabeth, Jing Chen, Muhammad Ghazali, Ja Ryong Kim
Email: elisabeth.dedman@nottingham.ac.uk
The Information Environment in China: Evidence from the Split Share Structure Reform



       


DeLisle Jared, Paul Borochin, James Cicon, Mckay Price
Email: jared.delisle@usu.edu
The Effects of Conference Call Content on Market Perceptions of Value Uncertainty



       


Della Bina Antonio, Amir Amel-zadeh
Email: antonio.della bina@unibo.it
Are U.S. Analysts’ Recommendation Changes for Cross-Listed Stocks More Informative than Local Analysts’?



       


Desai Prajakta
Email: p.desai1@lse.ac.uk
Information Risk and Credit Default Swap Markets



       


Desban Marc, Souad Lajili-jarjir
Email: marc.desban@gmail.com
Evidence on size, value, operating profitability and investment in the french market



       


Diercks Anthony
Email: Anthony.M.Diercks@frb.gov
The Equity Premium, Long-Run Risk, and Optimal Monetary Policy



       


Dimitrova Lora, Sapnoti K. Eswar
Email: l.dimitrova@exeter.ac.uk
Does Financial Innovation Enhance or Inhibit Real Innovation?



       


Dissem Sonia, Frderic Lobez
Email: sonia.dissem@univ-lille2.fr
Correlation between the 2014 EU-Wide Stress test and market based measures of systemic risk



       


Dodd Olga, Bart Frijns
Email: olga.dodd@aut.ac.nz
NYSE Closure and Global Equity Trading: The Case of Cross-listed and Domestic Stocks



       


Dong Minyue, Leonidas Doukakis, Stephen Ryan
Email: minyue.dong@unil.ch
Banks’ Discretion over the Debt Valuation Adjustmentfor Own Credit Risk



       


Dosis Anastasios
Email: dosis@essec.edu
Investment Under Adverse Selection and Low Interest Rates



       


Drobetz Wolfgang, Viktoria-sophie Bartsch, Hubert Dichtl, Andreas Neuhierl
Email: wolfgang.drobetz@uni-hamburg.de
Predicting the equity premium out-of-sample: Are there superior forecasting strategies?



       


Drousia Angeliki, Athanasios Episcopos, George Leledakis
Email: adrousia@aueb.gr
Market Reaction to Actual Daily Share Repurchases in Greece



       


Duarte Fabio
Email: fduarte@ubi.pt
Mutual Guarantees in Portuguese Loan Markets: Evidence during the Financial Crisis



       

Participants

Paper


Eissa Ahmed H., Harjeet S. Bhabra
Email: ahmed.eissa@concordia.ca
Corporate Financial Distress and CEO Networks



       


El-Khatib Rwan, Dobrina Jandik, Tomas Jandik
Email: rwan.elkhatib@zu.ac.ae
CEO Network Centrality and Insider Trading Gains



       


ElBannan Mona, Omar Farooq
Email: mona.elbannan@guc.edu.eg
Stock price synchronicity and dividend policy: Evidence from an emerging market



       


Elyasiani Elyas, Jeremy Crimmel
Email: elyas@temple.edu
The Association between Financial Market Volatility and Banking Concentration



       


Enache Luminita, Daniel Aobdia, Anup Srivastava
Email: luminita.enache@tuck.dartmouth.edu
Is the Auditing Industry Becoming a Tighter or Looser Oligopoly?



       

Participants

Paper


Fan Zhenzhen, Roger Laeven
Email: zhenzhen.fan@yahoo.com
Equilibrium currency hedging under equity-currency contagion



       


Fernau Erik, Stefan Hirsch
Email: fernau@uni-mannheim.de
What drives dividend smoothing? A meta regression analysis of the Lintner model



       


Figuerola-Ferretti Isabel, J. Roderick Mccrorie, Ioannis Paraskevopoulos
Email: ifiguerola@comillas.edu
Mild explosivity in recent crude oil prices



       


Fodor Andy, Kelley Bergsma, Emily Tedford
Email: fodora@ohio.edu
A Strange Disposition?Option Trading, Reference Prices, and Volatility



       


Frijns Bart, Thanh Huynh, Alireza Tourani-rad, Joakim Westerholm
Email: bfrijns@aut.ac.nz
The Informativeness of Retail and Institutional Trades: Evidence from the Finnish Stock Market



       


Fu Hsin-Hao, Yi-ting Hsieh
Email: fusinghow@gmail.com
How Loan Portfolio Diversification Affects U.S. Banks’ Return and Risk: Correlation and Contagion Perspectives



       


Fuchs Florian
Email: florian.fuchs@unisg.ch
The First Time in Private Equity: A Closer Look on Management Teams



       

Participants

Paper


Gallo Angela, Antonio D'amato
Email: angela.gallo.1@city.ac.uk
Board Members’ Education, Turnover, and Risk Taking: Evidence from Cooperative and Joint-Stock Banks



       


Gao Ming
Email: gao.pku.edu.cn
Formal and Informal Finance: Underlying Channels and Welfare Effects



       


Garcia Sergio, Ivan Blanco
Email: segarcia@emp.uc3m.es
The Hidden Cost of Financial Derivatives: Options Trading and the Cost of Debt



       


Gatopoulos Georgios
Email: ggatopoulos@agmail.com
Explaining Firms' Exchange Rate Exposure: the Role of Country Factors



       


Gaugler Tobias, Barbara Seitz, Andreas Rathgeber, Alfred Lameli
Email: tobias.gaugler@mrm.uni-augsburg.de
Sharing more than dialects: Herding behavior in bank risk-taking explained by cultural vicinity



       


Gavriilidis Konstantinos, Patrick Herbst, Anastasios Kagkadis
Email: konstinos.gavriilidis@stir.ac.uk
Investor Attention to Stock Recommendations



       


Gershun Natalia, John Donaldson, Rajnish Mehra
Email: ngershun@pace.edu
Notes on the Macroeconomic Determinants of Mean Reversion



       


Ghosh Chinmoy, Milena Petrova, Le Sun, Yihong Xiao
Email: chinmoy.ghosh@uconn.edu
Increasing Gender Diversity in Corporate Boards: Are Firms Catering to Investor Preferences?



       


Giglio Stefano, Dacheng Xiu
Email: stefano.giglio@chicagobooth.edu
Inference on Risk Premia in the Presence of Omitted Factors



       


Giuliana Raffaele
Email: raffaele.giuliana@nhh.no
How did the bail-in events affect European banks' bonds?



       


Giuzio Margherita, Ben Craig, Sandra Paterlini
Email: margherita.giuzio@yahoo.it
Effects of Diversification and Capital Buffers on the EU Sovereign-Bank Network



       


Gloner Simon
Email: simon.glossner@kuei.de
Short-Term Investors, Monitoring Blockholders, and Long-Term Corporate Investment



       


Godlewski Christophe
Email: godlewski@unistra.fr
Initial conditions and the private debt renegotiation process



       


Gonenc Halit, Mario Hernandez Tinoco
Email: h.gonenc@rug.nl
The effect of creditor rights on dividend payout with changes in the information environment



       


Grant Andrew, Petko Kalev, Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, Joakim Westerholm
Email: andrew.grant@sydney.edu.au
How are Individual Investors’ Trading Activity and Performance Affected by Major Lifecycle Events? The Case of Divorce



       


Grira Jocelyn, Boubakri Narjess, Asma Guizani
Email: jocelyn.grira@uaeu.ac.ae
Sovereign Wealth Funds and Equity Pricing: New Evidence from the Implied Cost of Equity of Publicly Traded Targets



       


Groba Jonatan, Redouane Elkamhi, Ingmar Nolte
Email: j.groba@lancaster.ac.uk
All Things both Great and Small: Transaction Cost Persistence in Corporate Bonds



       


Guernsey Scott
Email: sguer@ou.edu
Are Some Things Best Kept Secret? The Effect of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act on Financial Leverage



       


Gntay Levent, Jon Pogach, Stefan Jacewitz
Email: guntayl@mef.edu.tr
Proving Approval: Dividend Regulation and Capital Payout Incentives



       


Guo Haifeng, Chi-hsiou Hung, Alexandros Kontonikas
Email: h.guo.1@research.gla.ac.uk
Investor Sentiment regimes, Monetary Policy Shocks, and StockPrice Reaction



       


Gutsche Robert, Jan-frederic Schulz, Michael Gratwohl
Email: robert.gutsche@unisg.ch
Firm-value effects of CSR disclosure and CSR performance



       

Participants

Paper


Ha Chang Y., Tong Li
Email: cyha@phbs.pku.edu.cn
Insider Trading and Investor Sentiment



       


Hammer Benjamin
Email: benjamin.hammer@hhl.de
Do Buy and Build Strategies Increase Illiquidity of Private Equity Investments?



       


Hardouvelis Gikas, Georgios Karalas
Email: gikas.hardouvelis@gmail.com
Style Concentration in Ownership and Expected Stock Returns



       


Hashim Noor, Norman Strong
Email: n.hashim@lancaster.ac.uk
Do analysts’ cash flow forecasts improve the accuracy of their target prices?



       


Hematizadeh Roksana
Email: roksana.hematizadeh@rmit.edu.au
The Dynamic Allocation of Funds in Diverse Financial Markets Using a State-dependent Strategy: Application to Developed and Emerging Equity Markets



       


Hermes Niels, Linyang Li, Robert Lensink
Email: c.l.m.hermes@rug.nl
Bank Credit Allocation and the Signaling Effect of Household’s Informal Indebtedness: Evidence from China



       


Hong Hyun
Email: hyunh@ucr.edu
Changes in firms’ investment policies upon the CDS initiation and the role and the incentives of managers in accompanying lender-shareholder wealth transfer



       


Hsu Yen-Ju, Yu-chen Wei, Yang-cheng Lu
Email: yenj.hsu@gmail.com
The News sentiment effect on trading behavior: A Cross-industry Analysis



       


Huang Hui, Zhenxu Tong
Email: hh337@exeter.ac.uk
Labor Unions and Corporate Cash Holdings: Evidence from International Data



       


Huang Chen, Dimitrios Gounopoulos
Email: c.huang86@outlook.com
Political Corruption and Firm Access to Public Capital Market



       


Huang-Meier Winifred, Jerry Coakley, Daniel Tsvetanov
Email: w.huang-meier@essex.ac.uk
The role of crowdfunded debt in early stage entrepreneurial finance



       


Huh Sahn-Wook, Po-hsuan Hsu
Email: swhuh@buffalo.edu
Intellectual Property News and Informed Trading: Evidence from Patenting Activities



       

Participants

Paper


Iannino Maria Chiara
Email: maria.chiara.iannino@univie.ac.at
Analysts' Forecast Dispersion and Stock Split Announcements



       


Isin Adnan
Email: adnanlisn@gmail.com
Tax Avoidance and Cost of Debt: The Case for Syndicate Risk Mitigation and Public Bond Markets



       

Participants

Paper


Jagtiani Julapa, Joseph Highes, Loretta Mester
Email: julapa.jagtiani@phil.frb.org
IS BIGGER NECESSARILY BETTER IN COMMUNITY BANKING?



       


Jaiswal Shikha
Email: sjaisw2@emory.edu
Do Funds Mask Distribution Fees as Brokerage Commissions?



       


Jang Yeejin, Xiaoyan Zhang, Xue Wang
Email: jang67@purdue.edu
The Multinational Return Premium: Investor’s Perspective



       


Jiang Wei, Michael Adams
Email: wei.jiang-2@mbs.ac.uk
Do Financial Experts on the Board Matter? An Empirical Test from the United Kingdom's Non-Life Insurance Industry



       


Jorge Jose, Charles Kahn
Email: jjorge@fep.up.pt
Liquidity Freezes Under Adverse Selection



       


Jostova Gergana, Doron Avramov, Tarun Chordia, Alexander Philipov
Email: jostova@gwu.edu
Bond, Stocks, and Sources of Mispricing



       

Participants

Paper


Kagkadis Anastasios, Panayiotis Andreou, Dennis Philip, Abderrahim Taamouti
Email: a.kagkadis@lancaster.ac.uk
Forward Moments and Risk Premia Predictability



       


Kalaitzoglou Iordanis, Boulis Maher Ibrahim
Email: ikalaitzoglou@audencia.com
Who is crowding whom in the European carbon market?



       


Kalcheva Ivalina, Paul Griffin, Hyun Hong, Jeong-bon Kim
Email: ivalina.kalcheva@ucr.edu
Shorting activity, return predictability, and the information environment:Evidence from the mandatory adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards



       


Kang Jisok, Kee-hong Bae, Ghon Rhee
Email: j.kang@jbs.cam.ac.uk
Nominal Stock Price Anchors: A Global Phenomenon?



       


Kao Erin H.
Email: erinkao@teamail.ltu.edu.tw
Asymmetric return-volatility relation across different time zones: Quantile regression analysis



       


Kapinos Pavel, Kundan Kishor, Jun Ma
Email: pavel.kapinos@dal.frb.org
Dynamic Comovement Among Banks' Returns and Chargeoffs in the U.S.



       


Katsaitis Odysseas
Email: katsa@acg.edu
Oil Price Formation Revisited: The Increasing Role of the Non-Commercials



       


Kecskes Ambrus, Gennaro Bernile, Vineet Bhagwat, Phuong-anh Nguyen
Email: ambrusk@gmail.com
Do Catastrophic Experiences Affect Risk Attitudes? Evidence from U.S.-Based Managers of Non-U.S. Mutual Funds



       


Kim Dongcheol, Inro Lee, Haejung Na
Email: kimdc@korea.ac.kr
Financial Distress, Short Sale Constraints, and Mispricing



       


Kim Jeong-Ho (John)
Email: jkim230@emory.edu
Why Has Active Asset Management Grown?



       


Kim Yongsik
Email: yskim83@business.kaist.ac.kr
An analysis of the Price Impact



       


Kim Jihun, Miyoung Lee, Sekyung Oh
Email: jihunkim79@gmail.com
A New Portfolio Optimization Approach in the Singular Covariance Matrix: Improving Out-of-Sample Performance



       


Kim Young Sang, Yura Kim, Ha-chin Yi
Email: kimy1@nku.edu
Vice or Virtue? The Impact of Earnings Management on Bank Loan Agreements



       


Kind Axel, Marco Poltera
Email: axel.kind@uni-konstanz.de
Shareholder Proposals as Governance Mechanism: Insights from the Market Value of Corporate Voting Rights



       


Konstantinidi Eirini, Renato Faccini, George Skiadopoulos, Sylvia Sarantopoulou-chiourea
Email: eirini.konstantinidi@mbs.ac.uk
A New Predictor of Real Economic Activity: The S&P 500 Option Implied Risk Aversion



       


Kotzinos Apostolos, Raphael Markellos, Dimitris Psychoyios
Email: tolisk@unipi.gr
Sovereign Debt Markets in the New Digital Era



       


Koutmos Dimitrios
Email: dimitrios.koutmos@gmail.com
Interdependencies between CDS Spreads in the European Union: Is Greece the Black Sheep or Black Swan?



       


Kriebel Johannes, Florian Kaposty, Matthias Loederbusch
Email: johannes.kriebel@wiwi.uni-muenster.de
Gazing into the Crystal Ball when Predicting Loss Given Default in Leasing - Evidence for Parametric and Non-Parametric Models



       


Kvaemer Jens
Email: jens.kvaerner@nhh.no
Commodity Prices and Industry Profitability



       


Kwan Amy, Sean Foley, Adrian Low
Email: amy.kwan@sydney.edu.au
The rise before the close



       

Participants

Paper


La Rocca Maurizio, Marc Deloof, Tom Vanacker
Email: m.larocca@unical.it
Local banking development and the use of debt financing by start-ups



       


Lam F.Y. Eric C., Hung Wan Kot
Email: fyericcl@hkbu.edu.hk
Is the Growth-value Anomaly Related to the Asset Growth Anomaly?



       


LAOPODIS NIKIFOROS, Annie Triantafyllou
Email: nlaopodis@acg.edu
The Fed’s Policy Reaction Function and U.S. Stock Returns



       


Lee Changmin, Hansoo Choi
Email: changmin0415@gmail.com
Estimating the Value of Absolute Power: Evidence from Judiciary Decision Events on Controlling Shareholders in Large Business Groups



       


Lefebvre Jrmie, Thac Huy Nguyen
Email: j.lefebvre@ieseg.fr
Legal Insider Trading in Vietnam: Market Reactions to Pre-Trade Announcements



       


Lei Zicheng, Chendi Zhang, Alok Kumar
Email: zicheng.lei@surrey.ac.uk
A Direct Test of the Dividend Catering Hypothesis



       


Lenoci Francesca
Email: francescadaniela.lenoci@unicatt.it
Is systemic risk pro-cyclical?



       


Li Yubin, Suresh Govindaraj, Chen Zhao, Zhaodong Zhong
Email: yubinresearch@gmail.com
The Effects of Credit Default Swaps Trading on Analyst Forecasts



       


Li Junye, Tao Huang, Fei Wu, Ning Zhu
Email: li@essec.edu
R&D Information Quality and Stock Returns



       


Li Gang
Email: garyli@polyu.edu.hk
On the Jump Dynamics and Jump Risk Premiums



       


Li Geng, Dan Li
Email: geng.li@frb.gov
Household Investors' Belief Dispersion, Trading Volume, and Excess Returns



       


Li Donghui, Zhe An, Zhian Chen, Lu Xing
Email: lidonghui@jnu.edu.cn
Individualism and Stock Price Crash Risk



       


Li Yutao, David G. Deboskey, Gerald J. Lobo, Yan Luo
Email: yutao.li@uleth.ca
The transparency of corporate political disclosure and cost of debt



       


Li Xinxin, Tao-hsien Dolly King, Jun Chen
Email: xli25@uncc.edu
Bondholder Wealth Effects in Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances Around the World



       


Li Hang, Nicholas Carline, Hisham Farag
Email: hxl445@bham.ac.uk
Is There Really a 'Size Effect' in Acquirer Returns? Evidence from Serial and Non-Serial Acquisition Announcements



       


Lindsey Laura, Luke Stein
Email: laura.lindsey@asu.edu
Angels, Entrepreneurship, and Employment Dynamics: Evidence from Investor Accreditation Rules



       


Liu Cai, Simone Varotto
Email: Cai.Liu@pgr.icmacentre.ac.uk
Sovereign debt and bank loans: complements or substitutes?



       


Lu Jia (lucy), Agyenim Boateng
Email: jlu12@caledonian.ac.uk
Effects of Board Composition, Monitoring and Performance in UK banks



       

Participants

Paper


Magkotsios Georgios
Email: Georgios.Magkotsios.2017@marshall.usc.edu
The life cycle of investment management when today's alpha is tomorrow's beta"""he life cycle of investment manag"



       


Maio Paulo, Ilan Cooper, Dennis Philip
Email: paulofmaio@gmail.com
Multifactor models and the APT: Evidence from a broad cross-section of stock returns



       


Maksimovic Vojislav, Youngsuk Yook
Email: vmaksimovic@rhsmith.umd.edu
Trade Credit, Demand Shocks, and Liquidity Management



       


Mao Mike Qinghao, Laura Xiaolei Liu, Greg Nini
Email: mao@ese.eur.nl
Customer Risk and Corporate Financial Policy: Evidence from Receivables Securitization



       


Marinc Matej, Shaofang Li
Email: matej.marinc@ef.uni-lj.si
Mandatory Clearing of Derivatives and Systemic Risk of Bank Holding Companies



       


Markoulis Stelios, Panayiotis Ioannou, Spiros Martzoukos
Email: smarkoulis@cytanet.com.cy
Bank Distress in the European Union 2008-2015: A General Assessment



       


Marks Joseph
Email: jmarks@bentley.edu
Factor Crowding and Liquidity Exhaustion



       


Mart Jos, Fabio Bertoni, Carmelo Reverte
Email: jmartipe@ccee.ucm.es
Participative loans as an alternative policy instrument for promoting SMEs' growth



       


Martin Thorsten, Clemens Otto
Email: thorsten.martin@hec.edu
Hold-up and Investment: Empirical Evidence from Tariff Changes



       


Martin-Flores Jose, Christophe Moussu
Email: jose_maria.martin_flores@edu.escpeurope.eu
Is Bank Capital Sensitive to a Tax Allowance on Marginal Equity?



       


Mason Andrew, Soheila Malakpour, Nikolaos Karampatsas
Email: Andrew.Mason@surrey.ac.uk
Beyond Market Mood: Stock Sentiment and the Response to Corporate Earnings Announcements



       


Mattarocci Gianluca, Lucia Gibilaro
Email: gianluca.mattarocci@uniroma2.it
The impact of corporate distress along the supply chain: evidences from United States



       


Mavis Christos, Nathan Mcnamee, Dimitris Petmezas, Nickolaos Travlos
Email: c.mavis@surrey.ac.uk
Selling to Buy: Asset Sales and Merger Waves



       


Mazur Mieszko, Ettore Croci, Galla Salganik-shoshan
Email: m.mazur@ieseg.fr
Facilitating Takeovers and Takeover Premia: The Case of Coordinated Monitoring



       


McCourt Maurice
Email: maurice.mccourt@essec.edu
Estimating Skill in Private Equity Performance using Market Data



       


McGeever Niall, John Cotter
Email: niall.mc-geever@ucdconnect.ie
Which stocks are integrated?



       


Megginson William, Veljko Fotak, Haekwon Lee
Email: wmegginson@ou.edu
A BIT of Investor Protection: How Bilateral Investment Treaties Impact the Terms of Syndicated Loans



       


Meier Florian, Paul Gower
Email: f.meier@uel.ac.uk
The FSA put to the test: Maintaining market confidence during the financial crisis



       


Menninger Frederic
Email: frederic.menninger@uni-konstanz.de
Corporate Governance and Equity Risk



       


Meuleman Elien, Martien Lamers, Frederik Mergaerts, Rudi Vander Vennet
Email: elien.meuleman@ugent.be
The trade-off between monetary policy and bank stability



       


Miguel Antonio F., Aneel Keswani, Sofia B. Ramos
Email: a.freitasmiguel@iscte.pt
Mutual Fund Size versus Fees: When big boys become bad boys



       


Mimouni Karim, Moh'd Al Azzam
Email: kmimouni@qu.edu.qa
Currency Risk and Microcredit Interest Rates



       


Min Byoung-Kyu, Tong Suk Kim, Deok-hyeon Lee
Email: byoungkyu.min@sydney.edu.au
Dispersion of Beliefs, Ambiguity, and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns



       


MISSIOU OLYMPIA, Dimitrios Psychoyios
Email: olimpiamissiou@gmail.com
Estimating the size of Shadow Economy with Electricity Consumption Method



       


Miu Peter, Yi-ting Hsieh, Wenchien Liu, Yuanchen Chang
Email: miupete@mcmaster.ca
Fire-Sale Channel of Industry Contagion: Evidence from the Pricing of Industry Recovery Rate



       


Mohebshahedin Mahmood, Lawrence Kryzanowski
Email: m.moheb@uwindsor.ca
TRANSPARENCY AND FUND GOVERNANCE EFFICACY:THE EFFECT OF THE SEC’S DISCLOSURE RULE FOR ADVISORY CONTRACTS



       


Moore Tomoe, Ali Mirzaei
Email: tomoe.moore@brunel.ac.uk
Does Basel III-Compliant Bank Efficiency Enhance Industry Growth in Developing Countries?



       


Mousavi Mohammad Mahdi, Jamal Ouenniche
Email: s.m.m.mousavi@ed.ac.uk
Dynamic Evaluation of Corporate Distress Prediction Models



       


Murray Scott, Zhongjin Lu
Email: smurray19@gsu.edu
Bear Beta



       

Participants

Paper


Nam Seunghan, Joshua Ronen, Tavy Ronen Ronen
Email: nams2@rpi.edu
When an Executive Departs:An Informational Content Story



       


Nanda Vikram, Steven Xiao, Suman Banerjee
Email: vikram.nanda@utdallas.edu
Using Managerial Attributes to Identify Market Feedback Effects: The Case of Mutual Fund Fire Sales



       


Newaz Mohammad Khaleq, Jin Suk Park
Email: mohammad.newaz@coventry.ac.uk
Asymmetries in Volatility and Spillovers and Market Development: A Comparative Study of Advanced, Emerging and Frontier Stock Markets



       


Ng Jeff, Long Chen, Yashu Dong, Albert Tsang
Email: jeffng@baf.cuhk.edu.hk
Cross-Listings and Voluntary Disclosure: International Evidence



       


Nguyen Tri Tri, Chau Duong, Sunitha Narendran
Email: tri.tri.nguyen@uel.ac.uk
Using the profile of CEOs to detect earnings management



       

Participants

Paper


O'Sullivan Niall, Jason Foran
Email: niall.osullivan@ucc.ie
Mutual Fund Skill in Timing Market Volatility and Liquidity



       


Ozkan Neslihan, Kirak Kim, Ahmet Karpuz
Email: N.ozkan@bristol.ac.uk
Employment Protection Laws and Corporate Liquidity Management



       

Participants

Paper


Papanastasopoulos Georgios
Email: papanast@unipi.gr
Asymmetries in the Persistence and Pricing of Cash Flows



       


Pappas Kostas, Martin Walker, Liang (Alice) Xu, Cheng (Colin) Zeng
Email: k.pappas@soton.ac.uk
Do Government Subsidies Affect Income Smoothing?



       


Park Heewoo, Tongsuk Kim
Email: laax@business.kaist.ac.kr
Is Stock Return Predictability of Option-implied Skewness Affected by the Market State



       


Park Kwangwoo, Hyun-dong Kim, Ji Yeol Jimmy Oh
Email: kpark3@kaist.ac.kr
Men of Honor: Military CEOs and Directors in Korea



       


Parwada Jerry, Jianfeng Shen, Kok Keng Siaw, Eric Tan
Email: j.parwada@unsw.edu.au
The Value of Institutional Brokerage Relationships:Evidence From The Collapse of Lehman Brothers



       


Patatoukas Panos N., Richard Sloan, Annika Wang
Email: panos@haas.berkeley.edu
Short-Sales Constraints and Aftermarket IPO Pricing



       


Pederzoli Chiara, Costanza Torricelli
Email: chiara.pederzoli@unimib.it
Systemic risk measures and EBA stress tests



       


Peng Ni, Ning Gao, Norman Strong
Email: n.peng@qmul.ac.uk
What determines horizontal merger antitrust case selection?



       


Penikas Henry
Email: penikas@gmail.com
Default Probability Modeling for the Listed Shipping Companies in 2001-2016



       


Perrakis Stylianos, George Constantinides, Michal Czerwonko
Email: stylianos.perrakis@concordia.ca
Mispriced Index Option Portfolios



       


Pesic Valerio, Giovanni Ferri
Email: valerio.pesic@uniroma1.it
The Spillover Effects of Prudential Regulation on Banking Competition



       


Petrov Evgeny
Email: evgeny.petrov@epfl.ch
Voluntary Disclosure and Informed Trading



       


Pezzo Luca
Email: lpezzo@wustl.edu
What Is Wrong With Representative Agent Equilibrium Models?



       


Phylaktis Kate, Chiara Banti
Email: k.phylaktis@city.ac.uk
Global Liquidity and House Prices around the world



       


Picault Matthieu, Aurore Burietz
Email: m.picault@ieseg.fr
The bank lending channel from the European syndicated loan market perspective



       


Pinto Joo, Paulo Alves
Email: jpinto@porto.ucp.pt
The Choice between Project Financing and Corporate Financing: Evidence from the Corporate Syndicated Loan Market



       


Power Gabriel, Marie-hlne Gagnon, Dominique Toupin
Email: Gabriel.Power@fsa.ulaval.ca
Beyond the Variance Risk Premium: Stock Market Index Return Predictability and Option-Implied Information



       


Pyrgiotakis Emmanouil, George Leledakis
Email: manospirg@aueb.gr
U.S. bank M&As in the post-Dodd-Frank Act era: Do they create value?



       

Participants

Paper


Qiu Mei, Xiaoming Li
Email: M.Qiu@Massey.ac.nz
Capital Structure and Economic Policy Uncertainty: US versus German Firms



       


Quas Anita, Yan Alperovych, Alexander Peter Groh
Email: quas@em-lyon.com
When can Government Venture Capital funds bridge the equity gap?



       

Participants

Paper


Raes Louis, Arian Borgers, Rachel Pownall
Email: l.b.d.raes@tilburguniversity.edu
Exposure to bankers: networks and stock market participation



       


Raffinot Thomas
Email: thomas.raffinot@dauphine.eu
Investing through Economic Cycles with Ensemble Machine Learning Algorithms



       


Rahman Sheehan
Email: sheehan.rahman@postgrad.mbs.ac.uk
The Analysis of Interim Management Statement Tone: A Comparison of Manual and Automated Methods



       


Rakowski David, Sara Shirley, Jeffrey Stark
Email: rakowski@uta.edu
Institutional investor preferences:Evidence from exchange-traded notes



       


Randall Oliver
Email: oliver.randall@emory.edu
Pricing and Liquidity in Over-The-Counter Markets



       


Raunig Burkhard
Email: burkhard.rauning@oenb.at
Economic Policy Uncertainty and the Volatility of Sovereign CDS Spreads



       


Ravi Narayanan Kishore
Email: r.narayanan@skema.edu; kishore.ravinarayanan@etu.uni-lille2.fr
Do networks of blockholders have an impact on Mergers and Acquisitions?



       


Reisel Natalia, Sean Griffith
Email: nreisel@fordham.edu
Dead Hand Proxy Puts, Hedge Fund Activism, and the Cost of Capital



       


Renault Thomas
Email: t.renault@icloud.com
Pump-and-dump or news? Stock market manipulation on social media



       


Riddiough Timothy, Jun Zhu
Email: timothy.riddiough@wisc.edu
Risk and Information Tranching, Security Governance, and Incentive Compatible Capital Structure Design



       


Rizopoulos Efthymios, Michael Bowe, Sarah Zhang
Email: efthymios.rizopoulos@manchester.ac.uk
Market Microstructure Invariance in the FTSE 100



       


Roskelley Kenneth, Randall Campbell
Email: kroskelley@business.msstate.edu
International Housing Price Dynamics: Monetary Policy, Current Account Deficits, and Credit Standards



       


Rossi Ludovico, Elena Beccalli
Email: l.rossi@pgr.reading.ac.uk
Economies or Diseconomies of Scope in the EU Banking Industry?



       


Rouine Ibtissem
Email: ibtissemrouine@gmail.com
Target countries’ leadership style and bidders’ takeover decisions.



       


Regg Roger, Markus Leippold
Email: roger.rueegg@uzh.ch
The Mixed vs the Integrated Approach to Style Investing: Much Ado About Nothing?



       

Participants

Paper


Sainani Sushil, Chris Florackis
Email: sushil@liv.ac.uk
How do CFOs Matter? Evidence from M&A



       


Sakkas Athanasios, Emmanouil Platanakis, Charles Sutcliffe
Email: a.sakkas@soton.ac.uk
Portfolios in a Regime Shifting Non-Normal World: Are Alternative Assets Beneficial?



       


Salas Jesus, Paul Brockman, William Megginson, Hye Seung (Grace) Lee
Email: jsalas@lehigh.edu
IT’S ALL IN THE NAME:EVIDENCE OF FOUNDER-FIRM ENDOWMENT EFFECTS



       


Sang Le Quang
Email: l.q.sang@soton.ac.uk
Value of financial flexibility, investment efficiency and adjustment speed of working capital



       


Santulli Rosalia, Carmen Gallucci, Vincenzo Formisano, Michele Modina
Email: rsantulli@unisa.it
Small Bank-Small Firm Relationship: An Empirical Investigation after the Financial Crisis



       


Sarkar Sudipto, Michi Nishihara, Chuanqian Zhang
Email: sarkars@mcmaster.ca
Agency Cost of Debt Overhang with Optimal Investment Timing and Size



       


Schreiter Maximilian, Tim Kutzker, Alexander Lahmann
Email: maximilian.schreiter@hhl.de
Illiquidity and Indebtedness - Optimal Capital Structure under Realistic Default Triggers in a Double Barrier Option Framework



       


Schumann Kathryn
Email: schumakm@jmu.edu
he Market Perception of Firm Risks during Cross-listing Events



       


Selan Beatriz, Aquiles Kalatzis
Email: beatrizselan@gmail.com
Peer effects of stock returns and financial characteristics: Spatial approach for an emerging market



       


Shang Danjue
Email: danjue.shang@usu.edu
Is Trading What Makes Prices Informative? Evidence from Option Markets



       


Sheikhbahaei Ali, Amalia Di Iorio, Balasingham Balachandran, Huu Nhan Duong
Email: asheikhbahaei@students.latrobe.edu.au
10-K Filing Content and SEO Flotation Costs



       


Shen Zhe, Zhiqiang Wang, Bingbo Su, Jerry Coakley
Email: z.shen@xmu.edu.cn
Prospect theory and IPO returns in China



       


Shi Fangzhou
Email: fangzhoushi@gmail.com
Business Group Aliation Improves New Firms' Protability



       


Siganos Antonios, Isaac Tabner
Email: a.siganos@accfin.gla.ac.uk
Sympathy as a determinant of cross-border merger activity



       


Sila Vathunyoo, Duc Duy Nguyen, Hoai Linh Nguyen
Email: ben.sila@ed.ac.uk
BANK CULTURE AND FINANCIAL STABILITY: EVIDENCE FROM BANK LENDING CHANNELS



       


Simion Giorgia
Email: giorgia.simion@unive.it
What Drives the Concentration of Households’ Investments in Bank Bonds?



       


Skiadopoulos George, Alejandro Bernales, Gonzalo Cortazar, Luka Salamunic
Email: gskiadopoulos@qmul.ac.uk
Learning and Index Option Returns



       


Skintzi Vasiliki
Email: vikiski@uop.gr
Determinants of stock-bond market comovement in the Eurozone under model uncertainty



       


Smith Gavin, Joshua Livnat, Kate Suslava, Martin Tarlie
Email: gavin.smith@prudential.com
Do Directors Have a Use-By Date? Examining the Impact of Board Tenure on Firm Performance



       


Smith Norkeith
Email: nsmith48@csuchico.edu
An investigation of the product market effects of horizontal divestitures via asset sales: Evidence from customer, supplier, and rival firms



       


Sokolyk Tatyana, Mark Fedenia, Hilla Skiba
Email: tsokolyk@brocku.ca
The Effect of Familiarity with Foreign Markets on Institutional Investors’ Performance



       


Sougiannis Theodore, Tatiana Fedyk, Zvi Singer
Email: sougiani@illinois.edu
The Accrual Anomaly: Accrual Originations, Accrual Reversals, and Investor Learning



       


Soula Jean-Loup
Email: jlsoula@unistra.fr
Technical efficiency in bank liquidity creation



       


Spyrou Spyros, Emilios Galariotis, Panagiota Makrichoriti
Email: sspyrou@acueb.gr
The Impact of Conventional and Unconventional Monetary Policyon Expectations and Sentiment



       


Srivastava Anup, Ashish Sood, Birendra Mishra
Email: anup.srivastava@tuck.dartmouth.edu
Harvest Now or Invest Further—the Dilemma Reexamined



       


Stan Raluca, Ann Marie Hibbert
Email: raluca.stan@mail.wvu.edu
The Stock Market Reaction to Earnings Announcements in the Presence of High Ambiguity



       


Steininger Bertram I., Carolin Pommeranz
Email: steininger@immo.rwth-aachen.de
Price Discrimination in the Residential Housing Sector: Evidence from Green Buildings



       


Stolper Oscar, Andreas Walter
Email: oscar.stolper@wiwi.uni-marburg.de
Birds of a feather: The impact of social proximity on the propensity to follow financial advice



       


Straska Miroslava, David Downs, Gregory Waller
Email: mstraska@vcu.edu
Shareholder Activism in REITs



       


Strobl Gnter, Jonathan Cohn, Uday Rajan
Email: gunter@gunterstrobl.com
Credit Ratings: Strategic Issuer Disclosure and Optimal Screening



       


Sun Hanwen, Shuxing Yin
Email: hsun16@sheffield.ac.uk
Informed Trading in Family Firms:Evidence from Short Selling around Insider Sales



       


Suslava Kate
Email: kate.suslava@gmail.com
“Stiff Business Headwinds and Unchartered Economic Waters”: The Use of Euphemisms in Earnings Conference Calls



       


Susnjara Jurica, Thanh Ngo
Email: juricas@hotmail.com
The effect of political connections on earnings management: The evidence from government suppliers



       


Szakmary Andrew, Yuqin Wang, Subhash Sharma
Email: aszakmar@richmond.edu
Valuation of IPOs Using a Stochastic Frontier Approach: A Revisit



       

Participants

Paper


Taffler Richard, Chenyang Wang, Linglu Li
Email: Richard.Taffler@wbs.ac.uk
Asset Pricing Bubbles and Investor Emotions: An Empirical Analysis of the 2014 – 2016 Chinese Stock Market Bubble



       


Tai Vivian, Yi-hsun Lai
Email: whtai@ncnu.edu.tw
Managerial Overconfidence and Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance



       


Taluja Pulkit, Rama Seth, Allen N. Berger
Email: pulkitt15@iimcal.ac.in
Role of Collateral in Mitigating Adverse Selection: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in India



       


Taussig Roi D., Sagi Akron
Email: taussigroi@hotmail.com
Real options and asymmetric volatility



       


Thomas Dylan, Gordon Gemmill
Email: Dylan.Thomas@qmul.ac.uk
Fund Mortality and Fair Discounts on Closed-End Funds



       


Toh Zhao Zhi, Wenjun Xie, Yuan Wu, Liming Xiang
Email: tohz0016@e.ntu.edu.sg
Dynamic Copula Framework for Pairs Trading



       


Tomuleasa Ioana Iuliana, Dionisis Philippas, Stephanos Papadamou
Email: iulianatomuleasa@yahoo.com
Decomposing leverage in quantitative easing decisions: Evidence from the UK



       


Tran Anh, Eliezer Fich, Robert Parrino
Email: anh.tran@city.ac.uk
Timing stock trades for personal gain: Private information and sales of shares by CEOs



       


Tresl Jiri, Jan Hanousek, Iuliia Brushko
Email: jtresl@gmail.com
Re-examining Intra-industry Information Transfers:Cross-industry Abnormal Returns and Trading Volume upon Earnings Announcements



       


Tsiakas Ilias, Jiahan Li
Email: itsiakas@uoguelph.ca
Equity Premium Prediction and the State of the Economy



       


Tsioumas Vangelis, Yiannis Smirlis, Stratos Papadimitriou
Email: etsioumas@acg.edu
Revisiting the impact of the economic environment on the shipping market: The Dry Bulk Economic Climate Index



       


Tsouknidis Dimitris, Neophytos Lambertides, Christos Savva
Email: dimitris.tsouknidis@cut.ac.cy
The effects of oil price shocks on U.S. stock order flow imbalances and stock returns



       


Tsoutsoura Margarita, Morten Bennedsen, Daniel Wolfenzon
Email: tsoutsoura@chicagobooth.edu
Drivers of Effort: Evidence from Employee Absenteeism



       

Participants

Paper


Uribe Jorge M.
Email: jorge.uribe@correounivalle.edu.co
Momentum pricing and trading, and economic uncertainty regimes.



       

Participants

Paper


Vagenas-Nanos Evangelos, Amna Noor Chaudhry, Alexandros Kontonikas
Email: Evangelos.Vagenas-Nanos@glasgow.ac.uk
Financial Advisor Centrality in Mergers and Acquisitions



       


van Bommel Jos, Matthijs Lof
Email: jos.vanbommel@uni.lu
Asymmetric Information and the Distribution of Trading Volume



       


Venturelli Valeria, Stefano Cosma, Riccardo Ferretti, Elisabetta Gualandri, Andrea Landi
Email: valeria.venturelli@unimore.it
HOW DOES FINANCIAL MARKET EVALUATE BUSINESS MODELS? EVIDENCE FROM EUROPEAN BANKS



       


Vitkova Valeriya, Sudi Sudarsanam
Email: valeriya.vitkova.2@city.ac.uk
Hedging their bets: Do hedge fund activists really contribute to long-term value?



       


Vo Quynh-Anh, Fabiana Gomez
Email: quynh-anh.vo@bankofengland.co.uk
Liquidity Management in Banking: What is the Role of Leverage?



       


Volont Christophe, Pascal Gantenbein, Axel Kind
Email: christophe.volonte@unibas.ch
Individualism and Ventue Capital



       


Voukelatos Nikolaos, Radu Tunaru
Email: n.voukelatos@kent.ac.uk
Insurance Against Volatility Risk or Negative Skewness as Reflected by Option Returns in Emerging European Markets



       


Vu Le, Lily Nguyen, Xiangkang Yin
Email: l.vu@latrobe.edu.au
Does audit quality enhance or impede firm innovation?



       


Vulanovic Milos
Email: milos.vulanovic@edhec.edu
SPACs: Post-merger survival



       

Participants

Paper


Waller H. Gregory, Miroslava Straska
Email: hgwaller@vcu.edu
Board Declassification and Bargaining Power



       


Wallmeier Martin
Email: martin.wallmeier@unifr.ch
Skewness Premium and Index Option Returns



       


Wang Shixuan, Zhenya Liu
Email: shixuan_wang@hotmail.com
Asset Return & Camel Process: Beauty and the Beast



       


Wang Wei, Bo Li, Lynnette Purda
Email: wwang@queensu.ca
Do Bondholders Value Senior Loan Lender Control Rights?



       


Wang Ying, Lei Gao, Jing Zhao
Email: ywang@albany.edu
Does Local Religiosity Affect Organizational Risk-taking? Evidence from the Hedge Fund Industry



       


Wang Liu
Email: lwang@providence.edu
Do Investors Care about Earnings Quality? An Empirical Analysis



       


Wanzenried Gabrielle, James A. Wilcox
Email: gabrielle.wanzenried@hslu.ch
Risks, Returns, and the Supply and Demand of Bank Deposits



       


Wei Jiaying
Email: jiaying.wei@essec.edu
ESG Proposals and Shareholder Activism



       


Wu Xueping, Chong Chen
Email: efxpwu@cityu.edu.hk
Advisor Lending to the Advised Acquirer during M&A: Conflict of Interest or Last Resort Financing?



       

Participants

Paper


Xia Chunling, Jana Fidrmuc
Email: c.xia@qmul.ac.uk
Merger synergies, bidding competition and industry characteristics.



       


Xiao Yizhou, Lin Cong
Email: yizhou@baf.cuhk.edu.hk
Persistent Blessings of Luck: Capital and Deal Flows in Venture Investment



       


Xing Lu, Angelica Gonzalez, Vathunyoo Sila
Email: s1356163@sms.ed.ac.uk
Does cooperation of women in top positions enhance or impede firm performance?



       


Xu Yan, Ning Gao, Ian Garrett
Email: yanxuj@hku.hk
The determinants and effectiveness of reverse takeovers in the U.K.



       


Xu Yexiao, Yihua Zhao
Email: yexiaoxu@utdallas.edu
Beta Reversal and Expected Returns



       


Xu Yan, Kewei Hou, Po-hsuan Hsu, Akiko Watanabe
Email: yan.xu@manchester.ac.uk
Corporate R&D and Stock Returns: International Evidence



       

Participants

Paper


Yang Zhaojun, Xiaolin Wang
Email: yangzj@sustc.edu.cn
Pricing equity and contingent convertibles with idiosyncratic risk



       


Yildirim Alev, Linda Allen
Email: ayildirim@gradcenter.cuny.edu
The Intangible Value of Key Talent: Decomposing Organization Capital



       


Yin Chao, Charles Ward, Yeqin Zeng
Email: c.yin@icmacentre.ac.uk
Motivated Institutional Investors and Firm InvestmentEciency



       


Yook Youngsuk, Brandon Julio
Email: youngsuk.yook@frb.gov
Earnings Management and Corporate Investment Decisions



       


Yu Bing, Shengxiong Wu
Email: yubing@meredith.edu
Employee Rights and Dividend Policy around the World



       


Yun Jaesun, Jangkoo Kang, Kyung Yoon Kwon
Email: jkkang@business.kaist.ac.kr
Short-Term Momentums in the Commodity Futures Markets



       

Participants

Paper


Zamojski Marcin
Email: marcin.zamojski@gu.se
Filtering with Confidence: In-sample Confidence Bands for GARCH Filters



       


Zbandut Anastasia
Email: anastasiia.zbandut@ovgu.de
Costs of capital under credit risk



       


Zeng Yekin
Email: y.zeng@icmacentre.ac.uk
Why do acquirers switch financial advisors in mergers and acquisitions?



       


Zerbib Olivier David
Email: odzerbib@gmail.com
The Green Bond Premium



       


Zestos George, Wei Guo, Ryan Patnode
Email: gzestos@cnu.edu
Determinants of Chinese Economic Growth and Trade: an ARDL Approach



       


Zhang Jie, Lawrence Kryzanowski, Rui Zhong
Email: jie.zhang@concordia.ca
International Financial Market Integration, Capital Flows and Quantitative Easing in the U.S.



       


Zhang Ping, George Sermpinis, Serafeim Tsoukas
Email: p.zhang.1@research.gla.ac.uk
Modelling market implied ratings using LASSO variable selection techniques



       


Zhang Xiqian, Carolina Salva
Email: xiqian.zhang@unine.ch
Do financial bidders exploit underpricing?



       


Zhang Yuxin
Email: y.zhang11@imperial.ac.uk
“Life-Cycle Consumption and Portfolio Choice with an Imperfect Predictor



       


Zhang Qingjing, Jing-ming Kuo, Rebecca Stratling
Email: qz2u14@soton.ac.uk
Internal control vs market force: the dividend policy in China



       


Zhang Zhuang, Jing-ming Kuo, Qingjing Zhang
Email: zhuang.zhang@soton.ac.uk
Which side do institutional investors take? Their real face in the impact of CEO risk aversion on CSR



       


Zhao Jing, Mingyi Li, Hsin-i Chou, Xiangkang Yin
Email: j.zhao@latrobe.edu.au
Institutional Demand and Post-earnings-announcement Return



       


Zhao Lei
Email: lzhao@escpeurope.eu
Credit risk “Beta”: the systematic aspect of bank default risk



       


Zhao Jinsha, Hao Li
Email: j.zhao@kingston.ac.uk
Inside debt and managerial risk taking: Evidence from UK pension reform



       


Zhou Si, Jean Chen, Li Xie
Email: s.zhou@soton.ac.uk
If Busy, Team Up! When Multitasking Fund Manager Meets Team.



       


Zhu Lillian, Candie Chang, Ben Jacobsen
Email: s1468394@sms.ed.ac.uk
Macroeconomic and political uncertainty and cross sectional return dispersion around the world



       


Zhuang Zili, Ting-kai Chou, Henock Louis
Email: zili.zhuang@gmail.com
Cost behavior and bond yield spreads



       


Zorn Josef, Jochen Lawrenz
Email: josef.zorn@uibk.ac.at
Local and Global Discount Rates



       


Zuta Shlomith, Omer Berkman
Email: shlomitz@mta.ac.il
The Impact of Audit Committee Size and Composition on Negative Events in the Life of a Company: The Case of Israel