- December 17th, 2018
|Department:||Economics, Finance, & Legal Studies|
|Title:||Assistant Professor of Finance|
|Education:||Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2011, Finance|
Focus and Current Research
Mergers and Acquisitions
"How Does Forced CEO Turnover Experience Affect Directors?" (With J. Ellis and S. Mobbs.) Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. Forthcoming.
“Board Structure and Monitoring: New Evidence from CEO Turnovers.” (With R. Masulis.) Review of Financial Studies. June 2015.
“Tradeoffs between Internal and External Governance: Evidence from Exogenous Regulatory Shocks.” (With P. Lach and S. Mobbs.) Financial Management. March 2015.
"Globalization and Insider Trading: Evidence from Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions" (With X. Zhang.) Working Paper.
"How Does Unemployment Insurance Affect Takeover Market Efficiency?" (With J. Kong and R. Masulis.) Working Paper.
"Shareholder Litigation and Workplace Safety" (With N. Gong and Z. Wang.) Working Paper.
"Can Short Sellers Restraint the Shift between Accrual-Based and Real Earnings Management?" (With T. Cai.) Working Paper.
"The Role of NGO in Corporate Social Responsibility" (With Z. Wang.) Working Paper.
"CEO Personal Donating Behavior and Corporate Social Responsibility" (With L. Kong and W. Zhang.) Working Paper.
"How Costly Is Forced CEO Turnover for the CEO?" (With L. Kong and H. Yang.) Working Paper.
“Why does CEO Compensation Peer Group Include Firms from Other Industries?” (With Z. Liu.) Working Paper.
“Information Quality and CEO Turnover.” (With R. Masulis.) Working Paper.