CEO Compensation and the Sale of Private Firms, 2017, with N. Burns and K. Minnick, Journal of Corporate Finance (43) 444-463. (Working paper version)


Thawing Frozen Capital Markets and Backdoor Bailouts: Evidence from the Feds Liquidity Programs, 2017, with N. Boyson, J. Helwege, Journal of Banking and Finance (76), 92-119. (Working paper version)


Private Class Action Litigation Risk of Chinese Firms Listed in the U.S., 2017, with T. Voetmann and R. A. Walkling, Quarterly Journal of Finance (7:1). (Working paper version)


Target Financial Independence and Takeover Pricing, 2015, with T. Moeller, Journal of Financial Research (38), 379-413. (Working paper version)


Returns to Acquirers of Public and Subsidiary Targets, 2015, with J. Jaffe, D. Pedersen, and T. Voetmann, Journal of Corporate Finance (31), 246-270. (Working paper version)


VC Valuation, Partial Adjustment, and Underpricing: Behavioral Bias or Information Production? 2015, with D. Leshchinskii, Financial Review (50), 173-219. (Working paper version)


Crises, Liquidity Shocks, and Fire Sales at Commercial Banks, 2014, with N. Boyson and J. Helwege, Financial Management (43), 857-884. (Working paper version)


Seasoned Equity Offerings, Valuation, and Timing: Evidence from 1980s and 1990s, 2014, Quarterly Journal of Finance (3). (Working paper version)


Political Spending and Shareholder Wealth: The Effect of the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in Citizens United, 2014, with N. Burns, American Politics Research (42), 579-599. (Working paper version)


Acquisition Pricing in India During 1995-2011: Have Indian Acquirers Really Beaten the Odds? 2014, with P. Banerjee, P. Banerjee, S. De, J. Mukhopadhyay, Journal of Banking and Finance (38), 14-30. (Working paper version)


Why Newly Listed Firms Become Acquisition Targets, 2012, with S. De, Journal of Banking and Finance (36), 2616-2631. (Working paper version)


A Valuation Study of Stock Market Seasonality and Firm Size, 2010, with Z. Chen, Journal of Portfolio Management (36), 7892.


Discussion of the Pre and Post-Tax Discount Rates and Cash Flows: A Technical Note, 2010, with T. Voetmann, Journal of Applied Research in Accounting and Finance (5), 16-20,


Corporate Valuation and the Resolution of Bank Insolvency in East Asia, 2005, with S. Djankov and L. Klapper, Journal of Banking and Finance (29), 20952118.


Arbitrage Spreads and the Market Pricing of Proposed Acquisitions, 2004, with R. A. Walkling, Journal of Corporate Finance (10), 495536.



working papers


Sources of Funding in a Crisis: Evidence from Investment Banks, 2016, with J. Helwege


Learning about Target Firms and Pricing of Acquisition, 2015, with T. Moeller


Do Hedge Fund Fire Sale Disrupt the Market? 2013, with N. Boyson and J. Helwege


Crises, Liquidity Shocks, and Fire Sales at Financial Institutions, 2011, with N. Boyson and J. Helwege

- Best Paper Award in Financial Institutions and Markets (Wiley Blackwell), FMA 2011