Professor and Ralph W. Kurtz Chair in Finance

The Ohio State University

Working Papers:  


"Syndicated Loan Spreads and the Composition of the Syndicate" (with Jongha Lim and Bernadette A. Minton), Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming. Winner of the Wharton-WRDS award for best paper in Corporate Finance, Northern Finance Association 2012 Annual Meeting.

"Do Acquisitions Relieve Target Firms' Financial Constraints?" (with Isil Erel and Yeejin Jang), The Journal of Finance, forthcoming.

"Limited Partner Performance and the Maturing of the Private Equity Industry" (with Berk A. Sensoy and Yingdi Wang), Journal of Financial Economics, forthcoming.

"Learning about CEO Ability and Stock Return Volatility" (with Yihui Pan and Tracy Yue Wang).

"Indirect Incentives of Hedge Fund Managers" (with Jongha Lim and Berk A. Sensoy), revision requested from The Journal of Finance.

"CEO Investment Cycles" (with Yihui Pan and Tracy Yue Wang).

"Corporate Liquidity Management:  A Conceptual Framework and Survey" (with Heitor Almeida, Murillo Campello, and Igor Cunha), Annual Review of Financial Economics, forthcoming.

"Understanding Corporate Governance through Learning Models of Managerial Competence" (with Benjamin E. Hermalin).