Dissertations and Theses - Finance

 

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  • Kim, Hwanki Brian (2018-04-19)
    In the first chapter, using new patent-based industry-level measures of the horizons and values of corporate investment, I find that in response to an increase in long-term institutional ownership firms reallocate their ...

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  • Lagaras, Spyridon (2018-04-13)
    This thesis consists of three essays that examine empirical questions in corporate finance and labor markets. In the first essay, I use a matched employer-employee dataset linked with hand-collected data on M&A activity ...

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  • Ersahin, Nuri (2018-04-09)
    The first essay, Creditor Rights and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Fraudulent Transfer Law, examines entrepreneurship following the adoption of modern-day fraudulent transfer laws in the United States. These laws remove ...

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  • Kim, Yongjun (2017-07-12)
    The first essay, Wage Differentials, Firm Investment, and Stock Returns, investigates the effects of labor costs on firms’ capital investments and stock returns. I estimate wage premia across U.S. industries and show that ...

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  • D'Almeida, Fabricio R R (2017-04-21)
    This dissertation comprises two essays that study the link between corporate exposure to international markets, liquidity management and hedging through debt in foreign currency. Chapter 1: Currency Exposure and Liquidity ...

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