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Seeking Safety: The Relation between CEO Inside Debt Holdings and the Riskiness of Firm Investment and Financial Policies
CEO inside debt holdings (pension benefits and deferred compensation) are generally unsecured and unfunded liabilities of the firm. Because these characteristics of inside debt expose the CEO toExpand
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Special Items: A Descriptive Analysis
SYNOPSIS We provide a comprehensive analysis of special items and the characteristics of the firms that recognize them. Our analysis reveals that the temporal frequency, magnitude, and persistence ofExpand
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The Influence of Corporate Social Responsibility on Investment Efficiency and Innovation
We examine two important channels through which corporate social responsibility (CSR) affects firm value: investment efficiency and innovation. We find that firms with higher CSR performance investExpand
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CEO Inside Debt Incentives and Corporate Tax Policy
This paper examines the relation between CEO inside debt holdings (pension benefits and deferred compensation) and corporate tax avoidance. Because inside debt holdings are generally unsecured andExpand
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Nest-site selection and breeding success in the Roller (Coracias garrulus) in the Southwest of the Iberian peninsula
Nest-site selection and breeding success was studied in a breeding population of Roller (Coracias garrulus) in the Southwest of Spain. 567 nest-boxes were installed on electric pylons in sevenExpand
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When Do Targets Benefit From Negotiations? Evidence from Auctions and Negotiations
Recent research suggests that target shareholders’ wealth effects from auctions do not differ from their wealth effects in single-bidder negotiations (Boone and Mulherin, 2007b). We find this resultExpand
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The Information Technology Revolution and the Unsecured Credit Market
The information technology (IT) revolution coincided with the transformation of the U.S. unsecured credit market. Households' borrowing increased rapidly and there was an even faster increase inExpand
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An Exercise in Sampling: The Effect of Sample Size and Number of Samples on Sampling Error
A simple and fast exercise is outlined to show science students the importance of determining the size of a sample and also the quantity of sample in order to minimize sampling error and improveExpand
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The Interrelationships between Information Technology Expenditures, CEO Compensation and Firm Value*
A compound and method for using compound-D SEQ ID NO:1 to reduce injury associated with ischemia and reperfusion of mammalian organs such as the heart. The compound may be administered as part of aExpand
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Nest-boxes used by Eurasian kestrels Falco tinnunculus are preferred by rollers Coracias garrulus
Nest-box selection and breeding performance of rollers (Coracias garrulus) in boxes installed and occupied the previous year by Eurasian kestrels (Falco tinnunculus) and in boxes installed the yearExpand
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