Amedeo De Cesari

University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group

Associate Professor in Finance

Crawford House

Booth Street East

Manchester, M15 6PB

United Kingdom

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The Effects of Ownership and Stock Liquidity on the Timing of Repurchase Transactions

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2012
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
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open market repurchase, timing, ownership, liquidity

The Effects of Ownership and Stock Liquidity on the Timing of Repurchase Transactions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 18, 2012
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2012
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
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Open market repurchase, timing, ownership, liquidity

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The Law and Finance of Share Repurchases in Europe

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Vol. 12, pp. 33-57, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2014
Mathias Siems and Amedeo De Cesari
European University Institute (EUI) and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group
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market manipulation, share repurchases, share buy-backs, dividends, law and finance, market abuse directive, securities regulation

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The Effects of Ownership and Stock Liquidity on the Timing of Repurchase Transactions

5th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2012
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance and University of Southern California Gould School of Law
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repurchase, timing, insider ownership, institutional ownership

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Excess Corporate Payouts and Financial Distress Risk

European Financial Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2021
Strathclyde Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
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payout policy, financial distress, firm survival, over-payers, financial flexibility

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Executive Incentives and Payout Policy: Empirical Evidence from Europe

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Amedeo De Cesari and Neslihan Ozkan
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management, UK
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Executive incentives; Dividends; Share repurchases; Europe

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Initial Compensation Contracts for New Executives and Financial Distress Risk: An Empirical Investigation of UK Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2017
Jie Chen, Amedeo De Cesari, Paula Hill and Neslihan Ozkan
Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Bristol and University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management, UK
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Executive compensation; financial distress risk; bank monitoring

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The Effects of Corporate Acquisitions on CEO Compensation and CEO Turnover of Family Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2016
Amedeo De Cesari, Halit Gonenc and Neslihan Ozkan
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business and University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management, UK
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CEO compensation, acquisitions, Europe

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Employment Protection and Share Repurchases: Evidence from Wrongful Discharge Laws

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 01 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2020
Viet Anh Dang, Amedeo De Cesari and Hieu V. Phan
Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and University of Massachusetts Lowell
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Employment Protection, Share Repurchases, Corporate Payout, Labor Laws

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Retail Investor Attention and IPO Valuation

Forthcoming in European Financial Management
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Hugh M. J. Colaco, Amedeo De Cesari and Shantaram P. Hegde
Aston Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and University of Connecticut- Finance Department
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initial public offering; equity valuation; retail investor; investor attention

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Market Contestability and Bank Payout Policy

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 07 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2020
Amedeo De Cesari, Dudley Gilder, Winifred Huang and Enrico Onali
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, Nottingham University Business School, University of Bath and University of Exeter Business School
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dividends, competition, payout policy, share repurchases

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Does CEOs’ Education Matter for Convertible Bond Issuance Decisions?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2018
Zainab Mehmood, Marie Dutordoir and Amedeo De Cesari
University of Manchester, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group
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CEO education, MBA, convertible debt, security choice

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Dividend Changes and Stock Price Informativeness

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 35, 2015
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Nov 2017
Amedeo De Cesari and Winifred Huang
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and University of Bath
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Dividend changes, Stock price informativeness, Stock returns

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Acquisitions and Technology Value Revision

Proceedings of Paris December 2019 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2019
Xiangshang Cai, Amedeo De Cesari, Ning Gao and Ni Peng
University of Essex - Essex Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, Manchester Accounting and Finance Group, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester and Queen Mary University of London
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technology space, technology similarity, information spillover, mergers and acquisitions, innovation, valuation

The Effects of Ownership and Stock Liquidity on the Timing of Repurchase Transactions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 18, 2012
Posted: 18 Aug 2012
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance and University of Southern California Gould School of Law

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Open market repurchase, timing, ownership, liquidity

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The Waiting Period of Initial Public Offerings

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2017
Hugh M. J. Colaco, Amedeo De Cesari and Shantaram P. Hegde
Aston Business School, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group and University of Connecticut- Finance Department
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initial public offering; waiting period; underpricing; ex ante uncertainty; stock performance; operating performance

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The Impact of Underwriter Reputation on Bond Fees and Yields during the Global Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2018
Zainab Mehmood, Marie Dutordoir and Amedeo De Cesari
University of Manchester, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group
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GFC, Underwriter reputation, Certification hypothesis, Fees, Yield

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Stock Repurchases and Treasury Share Sales: Do They Stabilize Price and Enhance Liquidity?

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 17, pp. 1558-1579, 2011
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Amedeo De Cesari, Susanne Espenlaub and Arif Khurshed
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group, University of Manchester - Manchester Business School and University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Division of Accounting Finance
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Repurchase, liquidity, price stabilization, bid-ask spread, variance

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Expropriation of Minority Shareholders and Payout Policy

British Accounting Review 44 (2012) 207-220
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Amedeo De Cesari
University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School - Finance & Accounting Group
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dividend, repurchase, controlling shareholder, minority shareholder