Regulation and Bonding: The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Flow of International Listings

@article{Piotroski2008RegulationAB,
  title={Regulation and Bonding: The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Flow of International Listings},
  author={Joseph D. Piotroski and Suraj Srinivasan},
  journal={LSN: Corporate Governance U.S. (Topic)},
  year={2008}
}
ABSTRACT In this paper, we examine the economic impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) by analyzing foreign listing behavior onto U.S. and U.K. stock exchanges before and after the enactment of SOX in 2002. Using a sample of all listing events onto U.S. and U.K. exchanges from 1995-2006, we develop an exchange choice model that captures firm-level, industry-level, exchange-level, and country-level listing incentives, and test whether these listing preferences changed following the enactment of… 
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