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Publications and papers

Published papers

Does Family Control Matter? International Evidence from the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis (with Karl Lins and Paolo Volpin)
Review of Financial Studies 26, 2583-2619.

Winner of S.A.C. Capital Advisors Best Conference Paper Award presented at the 39th European Finance Association Annual Meeting

 

The Life Cycle of Family Ownership: International Evidence (with Julian Franks, Colin Mayer, and Paolo Volpin), 2012.
Review of Financial Studies 25, 1675-1712. Lead Article

  • Bocconi Knowledge features a snappy version [here]
  • Financial Times  [pdf]

Leverage and Pricing of Debt in LBOs (with Paolo Colla and Filippo Ippolito), 2012.

Journal of Corporate Finance 18, 124-137.

  • Slides, with additional tables [pdf]
Where do Firms Incorporate? Deregulation and the Cost of Entry (with Marco Becht and Colin Mayer), 2008.
Journal of Corporate Finance 14, 241-256.
  • Financial Times [pdf]
  • Il Sole 24 Ore [pdf
  • Handelsblatt [pdf]

The Origins of the German Corporation: Finance, Ownership, and Control (with Julian Franks and Colin Mayer), 2006.

Review of Finance 10, 537-585.

 
Working Papers

The Determinants of Director Compensation (with Viktar Fedaseyeu and James Linck).
[pdf]
Winner of 2014 Southwestern Finance Association Best Paper Award in Corporate Finance, Dallas

The Returns to Hedge Fund Activism: An International Study (with Marco Becht, Julian Franks, and Jeremy Grant)
[pdf] coming soon

Family Firms and Labor Market Regulation (with Morten Bennedsen, Sterling Huang and Stefan Zeume).
[pdf] coming soon

Wrath of the Titans: Forced CEO Turnover in the World’s Largest Firms (with Max Bader).
[pdf] coming soon

Corporate Governance and CEO Turnover Decisions (with Theodosios Dimopoulos)
[pdf]
Public Equity Issues and the Scope for Market Timing
[pdf]
The Equity Carve-Out Decision
[pdf]

 

 



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