Jess Cornaggia

Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance

Professor of Finance

University Park, PA 16802

United States

http://jesscornaggia.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Does Banking Competition Affect Innovation?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Jess Cornaggia, Yifei Mao, Xuan Tian and Brian Wolfe
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business - Finance Department, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 2,488 (6,691)
Citation 55

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Banking competition, Innovation, Access to finance, External finance dependence, Mergers and acquisitions, Economic growth

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Credit Ratings across Asset Classes: A Long-Term Perspective

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2018
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Georgia
Downloads 2,018 (9,401)
Citation 22

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Credit Ratings, Credit Standards, Rating Agency, Ratings Comparability, Regulatory Capital

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Crowding Out Banks: Credit Substitution by Peer-To-Peer Lending

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2019
Jess Cornaggia, Brian Wolfe and Woongsun Yoo
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Texas at San Antonio and Central Michigan University
Downloads 1,053 (25,734)
Citation 9

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Financial Intermediation, Banking, Peer-To-Peer Lending, FinTech, Marketplace Lending, Crowdfunding, Security Registration

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Estimating the Costs of Issuer-Paid Credit Ratings

Review of Financial Studies 26(10) 2229-2269
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2014
Jess Cornaggia and Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 964 (29,229)
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Corporate Debt, Credit Ratings, NRSROs, Information Intermediary, Capital Markets Regulation

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Credit Ratings and the Cost of Municipal Financing

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming.
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2017
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 872 (33,630)
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Credit Ratings, NRSRO, Blind Reliance, Municipal Debt, Information Production, Capital Markets Regulation

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Does Access to External Finance Improve Productivity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 99, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Alexander W. Butler and Jess Cornaggia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 827 (36,187)
Citation 13

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economic growth, access to finance, banking, natural experiment, productivity, crop yields, ethanol

7.

Revolving Doors on Wall Street

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Jess Cornaggia, Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia and Han Xia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 802 (37,655)
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Credit Ratings, Capital Markets Regulation, Human Capital, Regulatory Capture, Revolving Door, Credit Analysts, NRSROs, Analyst Labor Market

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Does Regulatory Certification Affect the Information Content of Credit Ratings?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
American University - Department of Finance and Real Estate, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 690 (46,307)
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Credit Ratings, NRSRO, Capital Markets Regulation, Certification

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The Value of Access to Finance: Evidence from M&A

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2018
Jess Cornaggia and Jay Y. Li
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Downloads 494 (70,887)
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M&A, Access to finance, Financing synergy, Banking deregulation

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Corporate Financing Decisions, Managerial Market Timing, and Real Investment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 101, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 479 (73,587)
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Market Timing, Financing Decisions, Investment Policy

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Where the Heart Is: Information Production and the Home Bias

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2019
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 457 (77,774)
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Credit Ratings, Home Bias, Municipal Debt, Information Production, Capital Markets Regulation

12.

Initial Public Offerings and the Local Economy

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2020
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Brigham Young University - Department of Finance and University of Kansas - School of Business
Downloads 437 (82,160)

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IPO, Economic Growth

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Does Risk Management Matter? Evidence from the U.S. Agricultural Industry

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 109 (2) 419-440, 2013
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Jess Cornaggia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 422 (85,402)
Citation 11

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risk management, hedging, productivity, firm value, access to finance, risk

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Do Local Capital Market Conditions Affect Consumers' Borrowing Decisions?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2020
Alexander W. Butler, Jess Cornaggia and Umit G. Gurun
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 370 (99,680)
Citation 19

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Peer-to-peer, Access to finance, Bank competition, Finance-growth nexus, Consumer finance, Household finance

15.

Grit and Credit Risk

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2021
Jess Cornaggia, Kimberly Rodgers Cornaggia and Han Xia
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 295 (127,792)

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Student loans, Grit, Perseverance, Credit risk factors, Household finance

16.

Equity Issues and Returns: Managerial Timing, Reaction, or Both?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2009
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 177 (207,950)
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Choose Your Battles Wisely: The Consequences of Protesting Government Procurement Contracts

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 26 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 162 (225,353)
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Bid protests, contracting, government contracts

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The Value of Uninformative Credit Ratings

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 158 (229,049)

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Corporate Debt, Credit Ratings, NRSROs, Information Intermediary, Capital Markets Regulation

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Government Spending and Local Demographics: Evidence from Moody's Municipal Ratings Recalibration

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Aug 2019
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Michigan State University - Department of Finance and University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Downloads 124 (277,323)

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Credit ratings, Income inequality, Income distribution, Migration, Municipal finance

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Does Bank Competition Affect Corporate Bankruptcy?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2020
Jess Cornaggia, Mahsa Kaviani and Hosein Maleki
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Delaware and Florida State University - College of Business
Downloads 102 (320,018)

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financial distress, bankruptcy resolution, bank competition

21.

Rating Agency Fees: Pay to Play or Pay for Work?

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2021
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 88 (351,703)

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Credit Ratings, Ratings Fees, Municipal Bonds, Bond Insurance, Information Production

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Episodic Stability in Capital Structure: The Role of Credit Market Segmentation

Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 18-039
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, University of Delaware, Concordia University, Quebec - John Molson School of Business and Florida State University - College of Business
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capital structure stability, access to credit, credit market segmentation, credit ratings

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Does Initial Placement Matter for Equity Analysts' Forecast Accuracy

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Jess Cornaggia and Lin Zou
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 81 (367,194)
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Post-IPO Geographic Expansion

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Jan 2021
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business, Brigham Young University - Department of Finance and University of Kansas - School of Business
Downloads 54 (453,329)
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Initial Public Offerings, M&A, Geographic Expansion, US Census

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Does Bribery Pay? Evidence from Credit Ratings

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Corruption, Credit Rating, Bribe