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Location: D -110
Date: Thursday, 22/Aug/2019
CFGE-10: Entrepreneurial Finance
Location: D -110
Chair: Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe, LSE

Keeping Options Open: What Motivates Entrepreneurs?

Sylvain Catherine

University of Pennsylvania, United States of America

Entrepreneurial Teams: Diversity of Experience and Firm Growth

Francesco D'Acunto1, Geoffrey Tate2, Liu Yang2

1: Boston College; 2: University of Maryland

Entrepreneurship and Regional Windfall Gains: Evidence from the Spanish Christmas Lottery

Daniel Wolfenzon1, Vicente Bermejo2, Miguel Ferreira3, Rafel Zambrana3

1: Columbia University and NBER; 2: Esade Business School, Ramon Lull University; 3: Nova School of Business and Economics

CFGE-11: Politics and the economy
Location: D -110
Chair: Vikrant Vig, London Business School

Lobbying Externalities and Competition

Ekaterina Neretina

Tilburg University, Netherlands, The

The Externalities of Corruption: Evidence from Entrepreneurial Firms in China

Mariassunta Giannetti1, Guanmin Liao3, Xiaoyun Yu2, Jiaxing You4

1: Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden; 2: Indiana University; 3: Renmin University; 4: Xiamen University

Private Credit Under Political Influence: Evidence from France.

Anne-Laure Delatte1,2, Adrien Matray3, Noémie Pinardon-Touati4

1: CNRS, France; 2: CEPII; 3: Princeton; 4: HEC

CFGE-12: Debt and Investment
Location: D -110
Chair: Ramin P Baghai, Stockholm School of Economics

But wait, there's more... debt: The Effects of Pension Overhang on Corporate Policies

Emmanuel Alanis1, Sudheer Chava2, Peter Simasek3

1: Texas State University; 2: Georgia Institute of Technology; 3: Georgia Institute of Technology

The Leveraging of Silicon Valley

Jesse Eugene Davis1, Adair Morse2, Xinxin Wang1

1: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; 2: University of California, Berkeley

Debt Issuance in the Era of Passive Investment

Michele Dathan, Sergei Davydenko

University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management

CFGE-13: Conflicts between Shareholders and Other Stakeholders
Location: D -110
Chair: Mariassunta Giannetti, Stockholm School of Economics

When Shareholders Disagree: Trading after Shareholder Meetings

Ernst Maug1, Sophia Li2, Miriam Schwartz-Ziv3

1: Universität Mannheim, Germany; 2: Rutgers Business School; 3: Michigan State University

The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution

Pat Akey1, Ian Appel2

1: University of Toronto, Canada; 2: Boston College

Brick or Treat: Hedge Fund Activism and Real Estate Sale-Leasebacks

Fang Li, Gaizka Ormazabal, Carles Vergara-Alert

IESE Business School, Spain

Date: Friday, 23/Aug/2019
CFGE-14: Labor and Finance
Location: D -110
Chair: Ashwini Agrawal, LSE

Fewer and Less Skilled? Human Capital, Competition, and Entrepreneurial Success in Manufacturing

Meghana Ayyagari1, Vojislav Maksimovic2

1: George Washington University, United States of America; 2: University of Maryland, United States of America

Local Taxes and the Demand for Skilled Labor: Evidence From Job Postings

Murillo Campello1, Janet Gao2, Qiping Xu3

1: Cornell University; 2: Indiana University, United States of America; 3: University of Notre Dame

Do Minimum Wage Increases Cause Financial Stress to Small Businesses? Evidence from 15 Million Establishments

Manpreet Singh, Sudheer Chava, Alex Oettl

Georgia Tech, United States of America

CFGE-16: Spillover effects
Location: D -110
Chair: Morten Bennedsen, University of Copenhagen

Business Group Spillovers: Evidence from the Golden Quadrilateral in India

S.Lakshmi Naaraayanan1, Daniel Wolfenzon2

1: HKUST, Hong Kong S.A.R. (China); 2: Columbia University and NBER

Corporate rivalry and return comovement

Eric de Bodt1, Espen B. Eckbo2, Richard Roll3

1: NHH Norwegian School of Economics; 2: Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, USA; 3: California Institute of Technology, USA

Institutional horizontal shareholdings and generic entry in the pharmaceutical industry

Jin Xie1, Joseph Gerakos2

1: Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. (China); 2: Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College

CFGE-15: Contracts and Incentives
Location: D -110
Chair: Isaac Hacamo, Nova School of Business and Economics

Payday before Mayday: CEO Compensation Contracting for Distressed Firms

Mary Ellen Carter1, Edith Hotchkiss1, Mahdi Mohseni2

1: Boston College, United States of America; 2: Texas A&M, United States of America

Pay for Future Returns

Moqi Groen-Xu1, Yiqing Lu2

1: London School of Economics, United Kingdom; 2: New York University Shanghai

Relative Performance Evaluation and Strategic Competition

Li He1, Toni Whited2, Ran Guo3

1: Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam; 2: Ross School of Business and the NBER, University of Michigan; 3: Lancaster University Management

Date: Saturday, 24/Aug/2019
CFGE-17: Crime, politics, and firm value
Location: D -110
Chair: Pat Akey, University of Toronto

Investor Rewards to Climate Responsibility: Evidence from the 2016 Climate Policy Shock

Stefano Ramelli1, Alexander Wagner2, Richard Zeckhauser3, Alexandre Ziegler1

1: University of Zurich; 2: University of Zurich, Swiss Finance Institute, CEPR, ECGI; 3: Harvard University, NBER

Organized Crime and Firms: Evidence from Italy

Pablo Slutzky1, Stefan Zeume2

1: University of Maryland; 2: University of Michigan, United States of America

Who pays a visit to Brussels? Cross-border firm value effects of meetings with European Commissioners

Kizkitza Biguri2, Jörg Stahl1

1: Católica Lisbon School of Business&Economics, Portugal; 2: BI Norwegian Business School

CFGE-18: Bankruptcy and uncertainty
Location: D -110
Chair: Carola Schenone, University of Virginia

The Dark Side of 2005 Bankruptcy Code Reform —Does Derivatives Privilege Affect Corporate Borrowing?

Maggie Hu3, Chenyu Shan2, Rui Zhu1

1: City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R. (China); 2: Shanghai University of Economics and Finance; 3: Chinese University of Hong Kong

It’s Not So Bad: Director Bankruptcy Experience and Corporate Risk Taking

Radhakrishnan Gopalan1, Todd Gormley1, Ankit Kalda2

1: Washington University in St. Louis, United States of America; 2: Indiana University, United States of America

Uncertainty, Access to Debt, and Firm Precautionary Behavior

Giovanni Favara1, Janet Gao2, Mariassunta Giannetti3

1: Federal Reserve Board; 2: Indiana University; 3: Stockholm School of Economics

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