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Additive Intensity Regression Models in Corporate Default Analysis

David Lando, Mamdouh Medhat, Mads Stenbo Nielsen and Søren Feodor Nielsen.

in Journal of Financial Econometrics

June 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Bankruptcy; Econometric Modelling; Corporate Governance. 13776 words.

We consider additive intensity (Aalen) models as an alternative to the multiplicative intensity (Cox) models for analyzing the default risk of a sample of rated, nonfinancial U.S. firms....

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Asymmetric price transmission in the Spanish lamb sector

M. Ben-Kaabia and José M. Gil.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10227 words.

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This article investigates the non-linear adjustment between farm and retail prices in the lamb sector in Spain, using a three-regime Threshold...

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Bank Bailouts and Moral Hazard: Evidence from Germany

Lammertjan Dam and Michael Koetter.

in The Review of Financial Studies

August 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Banking; Financial Regulation; Regulation and Industrial Policy. 16089 words.

We use a structural econometric model to provide empirical evidence that safety nets in the banking industry lead to additional risk taking. To identify the moral hazard effect of bailout...

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Behavioral Economics and Antitrust

Mark Armstrong and Steffen Huck.

in The Oxford Handbook of International Antitrust Economics, Volume 1

December 2014; p ublished online April 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Economics; Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Industry Studies. 12073 words.

This survey chapter discusses nonstandard, or “behavioral,” approaches to firm behavior. It presents evidence that firms (or experimental subjects playing the role of firms) sometimes...

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Board Structures Around the World: an Experimental Investigation

Ann B. Gillette, Thomas H. Noe and Michael J. Rebello.

in Review of Finance

March 2008; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mergers and Acquisitions; Game Theory and Bargaining Theory. 18257 words.

We model and experimentally examine the board structure–performance relationship. We examine single-tiered boards, two-tiered boards, insider-controlled boards, and outsider-controlled...

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Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime?

Manudeep Bhuller, Tarjei Havnes, Edwin Leuven and Magne Mogstad.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Energy and Utilities; Publicly Provided Goods; Single Equation Models; Single Variables. 15430 words.

Does internet use trigger sex crime? We use unique Norwegian data on crime and internet adoption to shed light on this question. A public program with limited funding rolled out broadband...

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Buying Shares and/or Votes for Corporate Control

Eddie Dekel and Asher Wolinsky.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Mergers and Acquisitions; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 16933 words.

We explore how allowing votes to be traded separately of shares may affect the efficiency of corporate control contests. Our basic set-up and the nature of the questions continue the work...

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Common Errors: How to (and Not to) Control for Unobserved Heterogeneity

Todd A. Gormley and David A. Matsa.

in The Review of Financial Studies

February 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Financial Institutions and Services; Corporate Governance; Econometrics and Mathematical Economics; Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General. 20204 words.

Controlling for unobserved heterogeneity (or “common errors”), such as industry-specific shocks, is a fundamental challenge in empirical research.This paper discusses the limitations of two...

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COMPETITION WITHIN FIRMS

Lisa Bruttel and Simeon Schudy.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Design of Experiments; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure and Pricing. 6768 words.

We investigate the role of incentives set by a parent firm for competition among its subsidiaries. In a Cournot experiment, four subsidiaries of the same parent operate in the same market....

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The Complex Ethical Consequences of “Simple” Theoretical Choices

Robert H. Frank.

in The Oxford Handbook of Professional Economic Ethics

P ublished online September 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics; Industry Studies. 4965 words.

Many economists are reluctant to confront ethical issues directly, saying that whether an action is good or bad requires value judgments best left to philosophers. But that disclaimer rings...

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