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Extreme Governance: An Analysis of Dual-Class Firms in the United States
We construct a comprehensive list of dual-class firms in the United States and use this list to analyze the relationship between insider ownership and firm value. Our data have two useful features.Expand
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Acquirer-Target Social Ties and Merger Outcomes
This article investigates the effect of social ties between acquirers and targets on merger performance. We find that the extent of cross-firm social connection between directors and seniorExpand
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Moment Inequalities and Their Application
This paper provides conditions under which the inequality constraints generated by either single agent optimizing behavior or the best response condition of multiple agent problems can be used as aExpand
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Extreme Governance: An Analysis of Dual-Class Companies in the United States
We construct and analyze a comprehensive list of dual-class firms in the United States and use this list to investigate the relationship between insider ownership and firm value. Our data has twoExpand
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Compatibility , Competition , and Investment in Network Industries : ATM Networks in the Banking Industry
Pricing in network industries that discriminates between affiliated and unaffiliated consumers is a form of partial incompatibility. This paper measures the magnitude of the effects thisExpand
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Interconnection Pricing and Compatibility in Network Industries: ATM Networks in the Banking Industry
Interconnection pricing in network industries that discriminates between affiliated and unaffiliated consumers is a form of partial incompatibility. This paper measures the magnitude of the effectsExpand
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Incentives vs. Control: An Analysis of U.S. Dual-Class Companies
Dual-class common stock allows for the separation of voting rights and cash flow rights across the different classes of equity. We construct a large sample of dual-class firms in the United StatesExpand
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Location and competition in retail banking
We investigate the impact of banking deregulation during the 1990s on consumer welfare. We estimate a spatial model of consumer demand for retail bank deposits that explicitly accounts for consumerExpand
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The Rodney L . White Center for Financial Research Corporate Governance and Equity Prices
Corporate-governance provisions related to takeover defenses and shareholder rights vary substantially across firms. In this paper, we use the incidence of 24 different provisions to build aExpand
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Filter design by using map information on Wireless-LAN location awareness system
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In this paper, we present a way to improve position information by filtering data which was obtained by a wireless location awareness system. Expand
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