Gilles Chemla

Imperial College Business School

South Kensington Campus

London SW7 2AZ, SW7 2AZ

United Kingdom

CNRS

CNRS

Dauphine Recherches en Management

Place du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny

Paris, 75016

France

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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189

Scholarly Papers (25)

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Citation 30

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

NYU, Ctr for Law and Business Research Paper No. 02-01; RICAFE Working Paper No. 006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Feb 2002
Imperial College Business School, Stockholm School of Economics and University of Zurich
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Shareholder Agreements, Put Options, Call Options, Pre-emption Rights, Catch-up Clauses, Drag-along Rights, Demand Rights, Tag-along Rights

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

NYU Working Paper No. S-CG-01-04
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Imperial College Business School, University of Zurich and Stockholm School of Economics
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Shareholder Agreements, Put Options, Call Options, Pre-emption Rights, Catch-up Clauses, Drag-along Rights, Demand Rights, Tag-along Rights

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-01-066
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Gilles Chemla, Michel Gille and Alexander Ljungqvist
Imperial College Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Stockholm School of Economics
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Shareholder Agreements, Put Options, Call Options, Pre-emption Rights, Catch-up Clauses, Drag-along Rights, Demand Rights, Tag-along Rights

An Analysis of Shareholder Agreements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3457
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Imperial College Business School, Stockholm School of Economics and University of Zurich
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Shareholder agreements, put options, call options, pre-emption rights, drag-along rights, demand rights, tag-along rights, catch-up clauses

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The Determinants of Investment in Private Equity and Venture Capital: Evidence from American and Canadian Pension Funds

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School
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Pension fund, private equity, venture capital, assets, type, location, United States, Canada

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Citation 41

Learning Through Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2018
Gilles Chemla and Katrin Tinn
Imperial College Business School and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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Reward-based crowdfunding, moral hazard, real options, learning, uncertainty, Kickstarter

Learning Through Crowdfunding

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11363
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2017
Gilles Chemla and Katrin Tinn
Imperial College Business School and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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Kickstarter, learning, moral hazard, real options, Reward-based crowdfunding, uncertainty

Corporate Venturing, Allocation of Talent, and Competition for Star Managers

Sauder School of Business, The University of British Columbia, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Dec 2003
Jean-Etienne de Bettignies and Gilles Chemla
Queen's University - Smith School of Business and Imperial College Business School
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corporate venture capital, venture capital, failure, competition, entrepreneur, manager

Corporate Venture Capital: The Upside of Failure and Competition for Talent

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Jean-Etienne de Bettignies and Gilles Chemla
Queen's University - Smith School of Business and Imperial College Business School
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Dynamic Adverse Selection and Debt

(Universitat Pompeu Fabra Economics WP 196)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 May 1997
Gilles Chemla and Antoine Faure-Grimaud
Imperial College Business School and London School of Economics
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Hedging and Vertical Integration in Electricity Markets

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2011
René Aïd, Gilles Chemla, Arnaud Porchet and Nizar Touzi
Université Paris-Dauphine, Imperial College Business School, Citibank, N.A. and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
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hedging, forward, wholesale spot price, retail, vertical integration

Hedging and Vertical Integration in Electricity Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8313
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
René Aïd, Gilles Chemla, Arnaud Porchet and Nizar Touzi
Université Paris-Dauphine, Imperial College Business School, Citibank, N.A. and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
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electricity markets, forward, hedging, producers, retailers, spot, vertical integration

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Skin in the Game and Moral Hazard

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2013
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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securitization, skin in the game, risk-sharing, moral hazard

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Hold-Up, Stakeholders, and Takeover Threats

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School
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hold-up, stakeholders, entrepreneur, acquirer, takeovers, investment

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Government as Borrower of First Resort

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2016
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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safe assets, high-yield debt, speculator, uninformed investors, information, overheated debt markets

Government as Borrower of First Resort

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11362
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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asymmetric information, corporate debt markets, governmet debt, issuers, speculators, uninformed investors

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Does Familiarity Breed Alternative Investment? Evidence from Corporate Defined Benefit Pension Plans

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2020
Christina Atanasova and Gilles Chemla
Simon Fraser University (SFU) and Imperial College Business School
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pension plans, sponsor, R&D, L&B, alternative assets, private equity, real estate, tilt, information, spillover, familiarity

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How Wise Are Crowds on Crowdfunding Platforms?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jan 2020
Gilles Chemla and Katrin Tinn
Imperial College Business School and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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crowdfunding, backers, reward-based, securities-based, ICOs, informational cascades, wisdom of crowds

Takeovers and the Dynamics of Information Flows

University of British Columbia Working Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Sep 2003
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School
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Takeovers, value, information, disclosure, buyer, price, trade credit

Takeovers and the Dynamics of Information Flows

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Oct 2003
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School
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Takeovers, information, disclosure, buyer, price, value

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Signaling, Instrumentation, and CFO Decision-Making

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2021
Christopher Hennessy and Gilles Chemla
London Business School and Imperial College Business School
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signal, selection, IV, fuzzy RDD, experiments, corporate finance, CFO, government policy

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Rational Expectations and the Paradox of Policy-Relevant Natural Experiments

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2020
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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natural experiments, random assignment, econometrician, policy, endogeneity after-the-fact

Subject Rational Expectations Will Contaminate Randomized Controlled Medical Trials

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2018
Gilles Chemla and Christopher Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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double-blind randomized controlled trials, bayesian updating, treatment and control groups, drug, placebo

Subject Rational Expectations Will Contaminate Randomized Controlled Medical Trials

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11360
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2017
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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Bias, Rational Expectations, RCTs

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Equilibrium Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2021
Gilles Chemla, Alejandro Rivera and Liyan Shi
Imperial College Business School, University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics and Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance
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Executive compensation, externalities, dynamic optimal contracts, short-termism, turnover.

Downstream Competition, Foreclosure, and Vertical Integration

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Jan 2001
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School
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Bargaining, Competition, Contracts, Foreclosure, Vertical Integration

Downstream Competition, Foreclosure, and Vertical Integration

Posted: 17 Sep 2003
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School

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Equilibrium Counterfactuals

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2019
Gilles Chemla and Christopher Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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counterfactuals, structural models, moments, policy, bias, algorithm

Equilibrium Counterfactuals

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14146
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Dec 2019
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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Security Design: Signaling Versus Speculative Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8336
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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issuer, pooling, security design, separating, speculator, type

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Privately Versus Publicly Optimal Skin in the Game: Optimal Mechanism and Security Design

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8403
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 May 2011
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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adverse selection, originate to distribute, screening incentives, securitization, skin in the game, speculator, uninformed investors

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Signaling, Random Assignment, and Causal Effect Estimation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15175
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Sep 2020
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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Causal effect, CEO, Corporate Finance, Government Policy, household finance, investment, random assignment, selection, signal

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The Paradox of Policy-Relevant Natural Experiments

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11361
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2017
Gilles Chemla and Chris Hennessy
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
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firms, government, investment, natural policy experiments, pollution, randomized controlled trials

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Hold-Up, Industrial Relations and Takeover Threats

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2021
Posted: 21 Apr 1999
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School

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Implicit Contracts, Optimal Union Power and Takeovers

Posted: 25 Jul 1998
Gilles Chemla
Imperial College Business School

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