Zilong Zhang

City University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor

83 Tat Chee Avenue

Kowloon

Hong Kong

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Bank Interventions and Trade Credit: Evidence from Debt Covenant Violations

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2019
Zilong Zhang
City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 484 (69,744)

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Debt covenants, Loan contract, Trade credit, Creditor control rights, Suppliers, Regression discontinuity design

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The Real Effects of Implicit Government Guarantee: Evidence from Chinese SOE Defaults

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Shuang Jin, Wei Wang and Zilong Zhang
HKUST, Queen's University - Smith School of Business and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 446 (77,040)
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implicit government guarantee, investment, acquisition, state-owned enterprise, default

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Labor Mobility and Loan Origination

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2020
Sumit Agarwal, Yupeng Lin, Yunqi Zhang and Zilong Zhang
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore, School of Finance, Nankai University and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 397 (88,277)

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Mortgage Default, Modification, Labor Mobility, Trade Secret Law

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Technology Spillovers, Information Externality, and Stock Price Crash Risk

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2021
Jeong-Bon Kim, Stephen Teng Sun and Zilong Zhang
City University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Accountancy and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 340 (105,367)
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Technology spillovers; Stock price crash risk; Differences of opinion; Heterogeneous beliefs; R&D; Innovation; Product market competition

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Employee Inside Debt and Firm Risk-Taking: Evidence from Employee Deposit Programs in Japan

Review of Corporate Finance Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 May 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2019
Chinese University of Hong Kong and CEPR, National University of Singapore, Australian National University (ANU) and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 271 (134,314)
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inside debt, risk-taking, employee deposits, agency costs of debt

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Downloads 253 (144,085)
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Earnings Management upon a Sovereign Downgrade

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Yupeng Lin, Bohui Zhang and Zilong Zhang
National University of Singapore, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 251 (144,630)
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Sovereign downgrade, Ceiling rule, Credit rating, Earnings management, Big bath accounting

Earnings Management upon a Sovereign Downgrade

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Yupeng Lin, Bohui Zhang and Zilong Zhang
National University of Singapore, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and City University of Hong Kong
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Sovereign downgrade, Ceiling rule, Credit rating, Earnings management, Big bath accounting

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More and Safer Corporate Tax Planning: On the Benefits of Bank Control

Singapore Management University School of Accountancy Research Paper No. 2021-124
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
National University of Singapore, City University of Hong Kong, Singapore Management University - School of Accountancy and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 235 (154,769)
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creditor control right, tax planning, tax risk, covenant violation, shareholder–debtholder conflict, contract incompleteness

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Do Firms Adapt to Climate Change? Evidence from Establishment-Level Data

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 May 2020 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2021
Zuben JIN, Frank Weikai Li, Yupeng Lin and Zilong Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, National University of Singapore and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 217 (167,011)
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Climate change, employment, upskilling, economic establishments, adaptation, abnormal temperatures

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Compensation Differences and Merger Outcomes

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2018
Vidhan K. Goyal and Zilong Zhang
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance and City University of Hong Kong
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CEO compensation, Mergers and acquisitions, Post-merger integration

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Political Connections, Government Subsidies, and Capital Misallocation: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2019
Shuang Jin and Zilong Zhang
HKUST and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 204 (177,020)
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political connection, board of directors, government subsidy, fiscal policy, capital misallocation

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The Spillover Effect of Customer CEO Myopia on Supplier Firms

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2020
Yifan Jia, Zheng Wang, Jing Wu and Zilong Zhang
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK), City University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 202 (178,665)

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management myopia, relatioship-specific investment, incomplete contract, supply chain

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Adaptation to Climate Change: Evidence from Banks’ Loan Loss Provisions

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Chenyu Cui, Yupeng Lin and Zilong Zhang
University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) - Business School, National University of Singapore and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 54 (439,597)

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Climate change, adaptation, banks, loan loss provisions, securitization, global warming

13.

LGBT Employment Nondiscrimination and Capital Structure

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2021
Xiaoli Hu, Li Huang, Oliver Zhen Li and Zilong Zhang
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK), City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Faculty of Business, National University of Singapore (NUS) and City University of Hong Kong
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corporate social responsibility; LGBT; lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender; litigation risk; labor adjustment cost; nondiscrimination; financial leverage

14.

Co-opetition and Corporate Disclosure of Narrative R&D Information

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Mar 2021
Yangyang Chen, Gaoliang Tian, Xuan Wu and Zilong Zhang
City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Accountancy, Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU), Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen and City University of Hong Kong
Downloads 22 (595,760)

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Co-opetition, Standard Setting Organizations, Proprietary Information, R&D Disclosure