PROGRAM 2 : CORPORATE FINANCE

 
 
25
May
2015
Monday

Chair: Kasper Nielsen (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

8.30am - 9.20am
Strategic News Releases In Equity Vesting Months

Luis Goncalves-Pinto (NUS), Alex Edmans (LBS), Wang Yanbo (INSEAD), Xu Moqi (LSE)
Discussant: Andreas Milidonis (NTU)
Conference Paper  

9.20am - 10.10am
Who Captures The Power of The Pen?

Zhang Le (UNSW),You Jiaxing (XMU), Zhang Bohui (UNSW)
Discussant: Zhang Hong (Tsinghua)
Conference Paper  

10.50am - 11.40am
Does It Pay for Entertaining Your Stakeholders?

Shu Haibing (HKUST and ZUEL), Ou-Yang Hui (CKGSB), Sonia Wong (LU)
Discussant: Gao Huasheng (NTU)
Conference Paper  

11.40am - 12.30pm
Do Corporate Taxes Hinder Innovation?

Alminas Zaldokas (HKUST), Abhiroop Mukherjee (HKUST), Manpreet Singh (HKUST)
Discussant: Sheridan Titman (UT)
Conference Paper  

 
26
May
2015
Tuesday

Chair: Angie Low (Nanyang Technological University)

8.30am - 9.20am
Capital Gains Lock-In and Governance Choices

Stephen G. Dimmock (NTU), William C. Gerken (UKY), Zoran Ivković (MSU), Scott J. Weisbenner (Illinois)
Discussant: Renée Adams (UNSW)
Conference Paper  

9.20am - 10.10am
The Changing Nature of Corporate Board Activity

Robert Tumarkin (UNSW), Renée B. Adams (UNSW), Vanitha Ragunathan (UQ)
Discussant: Kasper Meisner Nielsen (HKUST)
Conference Paper  

10.50am - 11.40am
Family Business and Firm Value: Evidence from Stakeholder Relations with Employees

Kim Jungmin (PolyU), Kang Jun-Koo (NTU)
Discussant: Nandini Gupta (Indiana)
Conference Paper  

11.40am - 12.30pm
Behind the Scenes: The Corporate Governance Preferences of Institutional Investors

Laura Starks (UT), Joseph A. McCahery (Tilburg), Zacharias Sautner (Frankfurt)
Discussant: Ross Levine (Berkeley)
Conference Paper  

 
27
May
2015
Wednesday

Chair: Yupana Wiwattanakantang (National University of Singapore)

8.30am - 9.20am
State Capitalism vs. Private Enterprise

Alexander Ljungqvist (NYU), Chen Donghua (NJU), Jiang Dequan (WHU), Lu Haitian (PolyU), Zhou Mingming (UCCS)
Discussant: Mara Faccio(Purdue)
Conference Paper  

9.20am - 10.10am
International Liquidity Shocks, the Real Economy, and Social Unrest: China, 1931-1935

Alberto Manconi (Tilburg), Fabio Braggion (Tilburg), Zhu Haikun (Tilburg)
Discussant: Randall Morck (Alberta)
Conference Paper  

10.50am - 11.40am
Political Turnover, Ownership, and Corporate Investment

Jerry Cao (SMU), Leng Tiecheng (SMU), Brandon Julio (Oregon). Zhou Sili(SMU)
Discussant: Zhang Bohui (UNSW)
Conference Paper  

11.40am - 12.30pm
Learning through a Smokescreen: Earnings Management and CEO Compensation over Tenure

Nandini Gupta (Indiana), Cristina Cella (Stockholm), Andrew Ellul (Indiana)
Discussant: Vikas Mehrotra (Alberta)
Conference Paper  

 

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Kang Jun-Koo (NTU)
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Angie Low (NTU)
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Kasper Nielsen (HKUST)
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Yupana Wiwattanakantang (NUS)
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