"The Rise of Dual-Class Stock IPOs” with Ofer Eldar, Yael Hochberg, and Dhruv Aggarwal, Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming.
“Expert Advice in the Presence of Conflicts of Interest: The Case of Star-Crossed Acquisitions” with Gil Aharoni, Bryan Lim, and Jordan Neyland, Review of Accounting Studies, forthcoming.
"Actively Keeping Secrets from Creditors: The Uniform Trade Secrets Act and Financial Leverage” with Scott Guernsey and Kose John, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming.
“Lead Independent Directors: Good Governance or Window Dressing?” with Landon Mauler and Phillip Lamoureux, Journal of Accounting Literature, 2019.
“Staggered Boards and Long-term Firm Value, Revisited” with K. J. Martijn Cremers and Simone Sepe, Journal of Financial Economics, 2017, Vol. 126: 422-444.
“Shared Auditors in Mergers and Acquisitions” with Dan Dhaliwal, Philip Lamoreaux and Jordan Neyland, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2016, Vol. 61: 49-76.
“Lawyers and Fools: Lawyer-Directors in Public Corporations” with Simone Sepe and Charles Whitehead, Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 102, 2013.
- Reprinted in the Corporate Practice Commentator.
- Reproduced in T.H. Maynard & D. M. Warren, Business Planning: Financing the Start-up Business and Venture Capital Financing (2014).
“Corporate Strategy, Analyst Coverage, and the Uniqueness Discount” with Todd Zenger and Patrick Moreton, Management Science, 2012, Vol. 58 (10): 1797-1815.
“Creditor Rights and Corporate Risk-taking” with Yakov Amihud and Viral Acharya, Journal of Financial Economics, 2011, Vol. 102: 150-166.
“Can Mutual Fund Managers Pick Stocks? Evidence from their Trades Prior to Earnings Announcements,” with Malcolm Baker, Jessica Wachter, and Jeffrey Wurgler, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2010, Vol. 45: 1111-1131.
- Lead Article.
- Winner of the William Sharpe award for the best paper published in JFQA in 2010.
“Managerial Entrenchment and Capital Structure: New Evidence” with Kose John, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 2010, Vol. 7: 693-742.
"Earnings Persistence,” with Richard Frankel, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2009, Vol. 47: 182-190 (invited discussion of “Earnings Volatility and Earnings Predictability” by Ilia Dichev and Vicki Tang, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 2009, Vol. 47: 160-181).
“Corporate Governance and Risk-Taking” with Kose John and Bernard Yeung, Journal of Finance, 2008, Vol. 63: 1679-1728.
"Large Investors, Price Manipulation, and Market Breakdown - Anatomy of Market Corners,” with Franklin Allen and Jianping Mei, Review of Finance, 2006, Vol. 10: 645-693.