Featured MeMos

 

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The corporation in finance
Raghuram G. Rajan
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Learning from repetitive acquisitions: Evidence from the time between deals
Nihat Aktas, Eric de Bodt, and Richard Roll
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Lost in translation? The effect of cultural values on mergers around the world
Kenneth R. Ahern, Daniele Daminelli, and Cesare Fracassi
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The real effects of financial markets: The impact of prices on takeovers
Alex Edmans, Itay Goldstein, and Wei Jiang
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Do IRS audits deter corporate tax avoidance?
Jeffrey L. Hoopes, Devan Mescall, and Jeffrey A. Pittman
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When it pays to pay your investment banker: New evidence on the role of financial advisors in M&As
Andrey Golubov, Dimitris Petmezas, and Nickolaos G. Travlos
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Reward system design and group creativity: An experimental investigation
Clara X. Chen, Michael G. Williamson, and Flora H. Zhou
8:
Generalists versus specialists: Lifetime work experience and Chief Executive Officer pay
Cláudia Custódio, Miguel A. Ferreira, and Pedro Matos
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Sticks and Carrots: The Effect of Contract Frame on Effort in Incomplete Contracts
Margaret H. Christ, Karen L. Sedatole, Kristy L. Towry, and Margaret B. Shackell
10:
The case for intervening in bankers' pay
John Thanassoulis
11:
Pay for performance from future fund flows: The case of private equity
Ji-Woong Chung, Berk A. Sensoy, Léa Stern, and Michael S. Weisbach
12:
The composition of top management with general counsel and voluntary information disclosure
Byungjin Kwak, Byung T. Ro, and Inho Suk
13:
What do boards really do? Evidence from minutes of board meetings
Miriam Schwartz-Ziv and Michael S. Weisbach
14:
CEO compensation and board structure revisited
Katherine Guthrie, Jan Sokolowsky, and Kam-Ming Wan
15:
CEO compensation contagion: Evidence from an exogenous shock
Frederick L. Bereskin and David C. Cicero
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CEO wage dynamics: Estimates from a learning model
Lucian A. Taylor
17:
Changes to the ownership and control of East Asian corporations between 1996 and 2008: The primacy of politics
Richard W. Carney and Travers Barclay Child
18:
The value of investment banking relationships: Evidence from the collapse of Lehman Brothers
Chitru S. Fernando, Anthony D. May, and William L. Megginson
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The seeds of a crisis: A theory of bank liquidity and risk taking over the business cycle
Viral Acharya and Hassan Naqvi