Omrane Guedhami

University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business

Columbia, SC

United States

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Scholarly Papers (90)

1.

Does Corporate Social Responsibility Affect the Cost of Capital?

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 35, Issue 9, pp. 2388-2406, September 2011
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business
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Cost of equity capital, Corporate social responsibility

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Postprivatization Corporate Governance: The Role of Ownership Structure and Investor Protection

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 May 2003
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Jean-Claude Cosset
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 1,453 (15,841)
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Corporate Governance, Privatization, Performance

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Liberalization, Corporate Governance and the Performance of Newly Privatized Firms

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Jun 2001
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Jean-Claude Cosset
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 1,164 (22,162)
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National Culture and the Value Implication of Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2017
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Marketing, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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corporate governance; firm value; hierarchical linear model; individualism; national culture; uncertainty avoidance

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Citation 29

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2016
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 636 (50,694)
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Sep 2015
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Downloads 83 (364,787)
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

Internationalization and Bank Risk

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Working Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Nov 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Risk, Internationalization, Banking, Financial Crises, Corporate Governance

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Political Connections and the Cost of Equity Capital

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 758 (40,653)
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Political Connections, Corporate Governance, Cost of Capital

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Economic Policy Uncertainty and Bank Liquidity Hoarding

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 681 (46,987)
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economic policy uncertainty, bank, liquidity creation

Auditor Choice in Politically Connected Firms

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Omrane Guedhami, Jeffrey Pittman and Walid Saffar
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 665 (47,818)
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Auditor Choice, Political Connection, Corporate Governance

Auditor Choice in Politically Connected Firms

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 05 Mar 2014
Omrane Guedhami, Jeffrey Pittman and Broken Account
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance

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Auditor Choice, Political Connection, Corporate Governance

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Policy Uncertainty and Accounting Quality

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jul 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Yongtae Kim and Hyo Jin Yoon
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and University of South Carolina
Downloads 657 (49,199)
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economic policy uncertainty; accounting quality; earnings management; investor attention; monitoring; press freedom

Corporate Environmental Responsibility and the Cost of Capital: International Evidence

KAIST College of Business Working Paper Series No. 2014-008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Jul 2014
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hakkon Kim and Kwangwoo Park
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, KAIST College of Business and College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Downloads 423 (84,526)
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Corporate environmental responsibility; Firm risk; Cost of equity capital

Corporate Environmental Responsibility and the Cost of Capital: International Evidence

Journal of Business Ethics, forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hakkon Kim and Kwangwoo Park
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, KAIST College of Business and College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Downloads 222 (168,527)
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Corporate environmental responsibility, Cost of equity capital, Firm risk

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External versus Internal Monitoring: The Importance of Multiple Large Shareholders and Families to Auditor Choice in Western European Firms

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2018
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 627 (52,358)
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auditor choice, ownership structure, corporate governance, Western Europe

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New Evidence on the Role of the Media in Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2018
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Robert C. Nash and Ajay Patel
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Wake Forest University and Wake Forest University, School of Business
Downloads 508 (68,168)
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Corporate Social Responsibility; Media Freedom; Corporate Governance; Corporate Reputation

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Does Information Asymmetry Matter to Equity Pricing? Evidence from Firms’ Geographic Location

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2015
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
Downloads 497 (70,108)
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Cost of equity capital, information asymmetry, geography location

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Does Corporate Social Responsibility Reduce the Costs of High Leverage? Evidence from Capital Structure and Product Market Interactions

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2019
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
Downloads 472 (74,633)
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Corporate social responsibility; Costs of high leverage; Stakeholder theory of capital structure

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Multiple Large Shareholders, Control Contests, and Implied Cost of Equity

AFFI/EUROFIDAI, Paris December 2008 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
Najah Attig, Omrane Guedhami and Dev R. Mishra
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business
Downloads 461 (76,846)
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corporate governance, multiple large shareholders, cost of equity

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Does CSR Matter in Times of Crisis? Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic  

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2021
Kee-Hong Bae, Sadok El Ghoul, Jason Gong and Omrane Guedhami
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, Lingnan University and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 432 (83,183)
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Stakeholder welfare vs. shareholder value; Corporate social responsibility; Stock return performance; COVID-19 crisis; Valuation channels

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Cross-Country Evidence on the Importance of Big Four Auditors to Equity Pricing: The Mediating Role of Legal Institutions

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 09 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 408 (88,671)
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Audit Quality, Corporate Governance, Cost of Equity

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National Culture and the Value Implications of Corporate Environmental and Social Performance

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2021
Dale W. Griffin, Omrane Guedhami, Kai Li and Guangli Lu
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Division of Marketing, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and University of British Columbia, Sauder School of Business
Downloads 391 (93,093)
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individualism; national culture; environmental performance; social performance; firm value; internationalization; hierarchical linear model

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Firm Internationalization and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 134, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 353 (104,666)
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Corporate international diversification; corporate social performance; institutional environments

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State Ownership and Corporate Cash Holdings

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 348 (106,251)
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Privatization; government ownership; cash holdings; institutions; value of cash

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Family Control and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
Downloads 347 (106,622)
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Family control, corporate social responsibility (CSR), agency theory, institutions, East Asia

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Policy Uncertainty, Investment, and the Cost of Capital

Journal of Financial Stability, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2018
University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Hamburg
Downloads 345 (107,332)
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Economic Uncertainty, Policy Uncertainty, Investment, Cost of Capital

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Dividends and Economic Policy Uncertainty: International Evidence

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Xiaolan Zheng
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
Downloads 324 (115,110)
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Dividends; Economic policy uncertainty; Corporate governance; International

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Country-Level Institutions, Firm Value, and the Role of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Yongtae Kim
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
Downloads 321 (116,229)
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Institutions, Institutional void, Corporate social responsibility, Transaction costs, Firm value

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Where do Local and Foreign Investors Lose Their Edge? The Mediating Role of State Ownership in Shaping Their Relative Informational Advantage

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2019
University of San Francisco - School of Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 299 (125,403)
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State Ownership; Local Institutional Investors; Foreign Institutional Investors; Information Asymmetries; Monitoring

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Foreign Investor Participation in Privatizations: Does the Institutional Environment Matter?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2004
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and The Insurance Holding Company
Downloads 291 (128,984)
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Board Reforms and Dividend Policy: International Evidence

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 18 May 2020
Kee-Hong Bae, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Xiaolan Zheng
York University - Schulich School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
Downloads 288 (130,395)
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Institutional Investor Horizon and Firm Valuation Around the World

Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 May 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Hamburg - Hamburg Business School
Downloads 268 (140,522)
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Institutional investors, investment horizon, foreign investors, international corporate governance, firm value

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Cross-Listing and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2016
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, West Virginia University - Department of Finance, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
Downloads 268 (140,522)
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Cross-listing, corporate social responsibility (CSR), bonding theory, institutions

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Zero-Leverage Puzzle: An International Comparison

Forthcoming in the Review of Finance
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
Downloads 254 (148,288)
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Capital structure, Debt financing, Zero leverage, Informal institutions

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Corporate Governance and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from U.S. Cross-listing

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 11 May 2021
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, West Virginia University - Department of Finance and West Virginia University
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cross-listing, tax avoidance, corporate governance, shareholder protection

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State Ownership and Stock Liquidity: Evidence from Privatization

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 218 (171,882)

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Privatization, government ownership, stock liquidity, valuation, cost of capital

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International Evidence on State Ownership and Trade Credit: Opportunities and Motivations

Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 30 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 215 (174,131)
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Privatization, state ownership, trade credit, formal institutions, informal institutions, financial market development

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Cross-Country Evidence on the Importance of Auditor Choice to Corporate Debt Maturity

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Nov 2014
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and University of Victoria
Downloads 212 (176,439)
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Audit quality, corporate governance, legal institutions, debt maturity

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The Choice Between Private and Public Capital Markets: The Importance of Disclosure Standards and Auditor Discipline to Countries Divesting State-Owned Enterprises

Paris December 2007 Finance International Meeting AFFI-EUROFIDAI Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Jeffrey Pittman and Omrane Guedhami
Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 212 (176,439)
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privatization methods, disclosure, auditor discipline, corporate governance

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Do State and Foreign Ownership Affect Investment Efficiency? Evidence from Privatizations

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
Downloads 202 (184,607)
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privatization, investment efficiency, corporate governance

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The Market Value of Government Ownership

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 May 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 201 (185,476)
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Government Control; Financial Crises; Corporate Valuation

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Deregulation and Banks’ Cost of Equity Capital

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2021
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Bank deregulation, cost of equity capital, weighted average cost of capital, risk, acquisitions, M&As.

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National Culture and Corporate Debt Maturity

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, 2012
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
Downloads 187 (197,915)
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Liquidity Creation Performance and Financial Stability Consequences of Islamic Banking: Evidence from a Multinational Study

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
Downloads 184 (200,722)
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Islamic Banks; Bank Liquidity Creation; Financial Stability

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Corporate Governance and Cash Holdings: Evidence from Worldwide Board Reforms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2020
West Virginia University, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, West Virginia University and West Virginia University, Department of Finance
Downloads 182 (202,677)
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Board reforms; cash holdings; institutions; value of cash

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Is Privatization a Socially Responsible Reform?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2019
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
Downloads 179 (205,649)
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Privatization, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Ownership Structure, Institutions

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National Culture and Privatization: The Relationship between Collectivism and Residual State Ownership

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2015
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Privatization; national culture; corporate governance; performance

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The Global Financial Crisis, Family Control and Dividend Policy

Financial Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 177 (207,642)
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Family control, Agency costs, Dividend policy, East Asia, Financial crisis

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Creditor Rights and Capital Structure: Evidence from International Data

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Nov 2013
Seong-Soon Cho, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jungwon Suh
Korea Exchange (KRX), University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
Downloads 169 (216,057)
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Creditor rights, Investor protection, Capital structure, Bankruptcy

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Institutional Investment Horizons and the Cost of Equity Capital

Financial Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 17 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 166 (219,331)

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Cost of equity, Institutional investment horizons, Corporate governance

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The Governance Role of Multiple Large Shareholders: Evidence from the Valuation of Cash Holdings

Journal of Management & Governance, Vol. 17, 2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Nov 2013
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Sorin Rizeanu
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Victoria
Downloads 154 (233,639)
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corporate governance, multiple large shareholders, cash holdings, firm performance

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The Role of Creditor Rights on Capital Structure and Product Market Interactions: International Evidence

Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
Downloads 152 (236,175)
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creditor rights; capital structure; product market performance; financial systems

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Do Multiple Large Shareholders Play a Corporate Governance Role? Evidence from East Asia

Journal of Financial Research, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 151 (237,407)
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Corporate governance, Multiple large shareholders, Corporate valuation

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Institutional Investment Horizon and Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 36, 2012
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
Downloads 146 (244,142)
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Institutional investors, Investment horizon, Corporate governance

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Who Wins and Who Loses from Bank Geographic Deregulation? Analysis of Financially Constrained and Unconstrained Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Bank Deregulation, Economic Growth, Financial Constraints, Large Firms, Small Firms

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National Culture and Profit Reinvestment: Evidence from Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises

Financial Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Liang Shao
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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National Culture, Profit Reinvestment, Small Firms, Emerging Markets, Economic Development

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The Political Economy of State Residual Ownership in Privatized Firms: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Paris December 2009 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2009
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, HEC Montreal, American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 138 (255,358)

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privatization, control structure, political institutions, performance

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Institutional Investor Legal Origins and Corporate GHG Emissions Disclosure Quality

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2021
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Hamburg - Hamburg Business School
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Institutional investors, foreign ownership, legal origin, corporate environmental responsi-bility, carbon disclosure, firm value

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The Effects of Analyst Forecast Properties and Country-Level Institutions on the Cost of Debt

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management
Downloads 128 (270,361)

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Analyst Forecasts, Disclosure, Creditor Rights, Cost of Debt

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Competition and Bank Risk: Evidence from Geographic Bank Deregulation

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Aug 2019
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Department of Finance
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Deregulation, Risk, Intrastate Branching, Interstate Banking, Interstate Branching, Diversification, Competition

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Does Religion Matter to Equity Pricing?

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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Religion, Cost of Equity Capital, Investor Protection, Corporate Governance

58.

Corporate Capital Structure and Firm Value: International Evidence on the Special Roles of Bank Debt

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2021
Allen N. Berger, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jiarui Guo
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Capital structure, banks, bank specialness, debt finance, debt intensity

59.

Are Insiders Equal? Evidence from Earnings Management in Closely Held East Asian Firms

Research in International Business and Finance, forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 20 May 2020
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
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Family Conglomerates, Earnings Management, Comparative Accounting Systems and Practice, Real Activities Manipulation, Corporate Governance, East Asia

60.

The Dark Side of Globalization: Evidence from the Impact of COVID-19 on Multinational Companies

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2021
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Florida State University College of Business, University of Oklahoma and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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Coronavirus; COVID-19; pandemic; multinational corporation; international diversification; corporate governance; financial crisis; healthcare crisis; economic performance; business efficiency; government response; government efficiency

61.

Collectivism and Corruption in Bank Lending

Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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Banking and Finance, National Culture, Corruption

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Governance and Leverage: International Evidence

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2021
Hamdi Driss, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and John K. Wald
Saint Mary's University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Texas at San Antonio
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Post-Privatization State Ownership and Bank Risk-Taking: Cross-Country Evidence

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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privatization; state ownership; risk-taking; institutions; regulations

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The Political Economy of Residual State Ownership in Privatized Firms: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 Oct 2009
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Privatization, Control structure, Political institutions, Performance, Emerging markets

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Institutional Investment Horizons, Corporate Governance, and Credit Ratings: International Evidence

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 08 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2021
Saint Mary's University, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Institutional ownership; investment horizons; corporate governance; credit ratings

66.

Geographic Location, Foreign Ownership, and Cost of Equity Capital: Evidence from Privatization

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Feb 2016
Narjess Boubakri, Omrane Guedhami and Walid Saffar
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Privatization, geographic location, ownership structure

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Political Freedom and Corporate Payouts

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Jun 2016
Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Liang Shao
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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Political Institutions, Freedom, Payout Policy

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National Culture and the Choice of Exchange Rate Regime

Journal of International Money and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
School of Economic & Trade, Hunan University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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national culture; individualism/collectivism; exchange rate regime; economic growth

69.

The Role of IRS Monitoring in Equity Pricing in Public Firms

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Jeffrey Pittman
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) - Faculty of Business Administration
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Corporate governance, IRS audits, Taxes, Agency costs

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Zombie Firms: Prevalence, Determinants, and Corporate Policies

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Zhengwei Fu and Omrane Guedhami
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Zombie firms; Debt enforcement; Corporate policies

71.

Does Social Trust Affect International Contracting? Evidence from Foreign Bond Covenants

Journal of International Business Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 16 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2020
Paul Brockman, Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Ying Zheng
Lehigh University - College of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Informal Institutions; Social Trust; Formal Institutions; Corporate Governance; Contracts; Covenants

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Collectivism and the Costs of High Leverage

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Chuck C.Y. Kwok and Ying Zheng
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Collectivism, National Culture, Costs of High Leverage, Stakeholder Theory, Predation Theory

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National Culture and Bank Liquidity Creation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Apr 2021
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, School of Economic & Trade, Hunan University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
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Bank liquidity, Bank risk, National culture

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State Ownership and Debt Structure

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Privatization; government/state ownership; debt structure; institutional environments

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Sovereign Wealth Funds, Institutional Environments, and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Dec 2020
West Virginia University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Do Foreign Institutional Investors Affect International Contracting? Evidence from Bond Covenants

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 04 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2021
Lehigh University - College of Business, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Bryant University
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Institutional ownership, foreign investors, bond covenants, corporate governance

77.

What Explains the Benefits of International Portfolio Diversification?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2021
Najah Attig, Omrane Guedhami and Oumar Sy
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Dalhousie University
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Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Market Economies: Determinants, Consequences, and Future Research Directions

Emerging Markets Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Dec 2020
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and West Virginia University - Department of Finance
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Corporate Social Responsibility; Emerging Markets; Determinants; Valuation; Cost of Capital

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Cross-Country Determinants of Institutional Investors’ Investment Horizons

Finance Research Letters, forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
University of Hamburg, University of Hamburg, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Hamburg - Hamburg Business School
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Institutional investors, investment horizons, churn rates, institutional environments

80.

Bank Systemic Risk around COVID-19: A Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2021
Nankai University - School of Finance, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Nankai University - School of Finance and University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Department of Finance
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Banking, COVID-19, International, Systemic risk, Regulation, Informal institutions

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Related-Party Transactions and CEO Foreign Experience: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
Beijing Wuzi University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Kyushu University - Faculty of Economics and Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT)
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Managerial foreign experience; related-party transactions; institutional environments

82.

The Persistence of Share Repurchases, Financing, and Firm Maturity

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 May 2021
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Hyunseok Kim and Jungwon Suh
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Sungkyunkwan University, School of Business Administration, Students and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
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Share repurchases, valuation, cash flow, retained earnings, capital structure, firm maturity

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Institutional Investment Horizon and Firm Credit Ratings

International Finance Review (2011)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Najah Attig, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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institutional investors, investment horizon, credit ratings, corporate governance

84.

Collectivism and Corruption in Commercial Loan Production: How to Break the Curse?

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 139, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Nottingham, Ningbo China -Nottingham University Business School China
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Regulations and Governance, Bank Lending, Corruption, Institutions, National Culture, Ownership Structure

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Privatization in Developing Countries: Performance and Ownership Effects

Development Policy Review, Vol. 26, Issue 3, pp. 275-308, May 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Apr 2008
Narjess Boubakri, Jean-Claude Cosset and Omrane Guedhami
American University of Sharjah - School of Business and Management, HEC Montreal and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business
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Excess Control, Corporate Governance and Implied Cost of Equity: International Evidence

Financial Review, Vol. 44, Issue 4, pp. 489-524, November 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Oct 2009
Omrane Guedhami and Dev R. Mishra
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business
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Excess Control, Corporate Governance, and Implied Cost of Equity: International Evidence

Financial Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 May 2009
Omrane Guedhami and Dev R. Mishra
University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Saskatchewan - Edwards School of Business

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Ownership, Control, Expropriation, Corporate Governance, Cost of Equity

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Country-Level Institutions, Firm Value, and the Role of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 3, 2017
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami and Yongtae Kim
University of Alberta, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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institutions and international business, institutional void, corporate social responsibility, transaction costs, firm value

88.

Institutional Shareholder Distraction, Agency Conflicts, and the Cost of Debt

Posted: 12 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2020
Sadok El Ghoul, Omrane Guedhami, Sattar Mansi and Hyo Jin Yoon
University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and University of South Carolina

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Inattention, Agency Conflicts, Bondholder–Shareholder Conflict, Cost of Debt

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National Culture: The Missing Country-Level Determinant of Corporate Governance

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 48, Issue 6, 2017
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Apr 2018
Dale Griffin, Omrane Guedhami and Chuck Kwok
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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corporate governance, national culture, agency theory, managerial expertise, direct control

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Corporate Legitimacy and Investment–Cash Flow Sensitivity

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 121, No. 2, May 2014
Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Najah Attig, Sean Cleary, Sadok El Ghoul and Omrane Guedhami
Saint Mary's University - Department of Finance & Management Science, Queen's University - Smith School of Business, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean and University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business

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Corporate Social Responsibility, Investment–Cash Flow Sensitivity, Stakeholder Theory