Laura Simmons

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Hormonal control of metabolic rate can be important in regulating the imbalance between energy intake and expenditure that underlies the development of obesity. In mice fed a high-fat diet, human fibroblast growth factor 19 (FGF19) increased metabolic rate [1.53 +/- 0.06 liters O(2)/ (vehicle) vs. 1.93 +/- 0.05 liters O(2)/ (FGF19); P <(More)
  • B R A D B A D E R T S C H, B J O R N J O R G E N S E N, S H A R O N K A T Z, ‡ A N D W I L L I A M K I N N, Chris Armstrong, Dirk Black, Jeff Burks +34 others
  • 2014
To what degree are audit fees for U.S. firms with publicly traded equity higher than fees for otherwise similar firms with private equity? The answer is potentially important for evaluating regulatory regime design efficiency and for understanding audit demand and production economics. For U.S. firms with publicly traded debt, we hold constant the(More)
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