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April 2014Understanding Corporate Governance Through Learning Models of Managerial Competence
with Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach: w20028
October 2013Corporate Liquidity Management: A Conceptual Framework and Survey
with Heitor Almeida, Murillo Campello, Igor Cunha, Michael S. Weisbach: w19502
August 2013CEO Investment Cycles
with Yihui Pan, Tracy Yue Wang, Michael S. Weisbach: w19330
March 2013Indirect Incentives of Hedge Fund Managers
with Jongha Lim, Berk A. Sensoy, Michael S. Weisbach: w18903
Learning about CEO Ability and Stock Return Volatility
with Yihui Pan, Tracy Yue Wang, Michael S. Weisbach: w18882
February 2013Do Acquisitions Relieve Target Firms’ Financial Constraints?
with Isil Erel, Yeejin Jang, Michael S. Weisbach: w18840
Limited Partner Performance and the Maturing of the Private Equity Industry
with Berk A. Sensoy, Yingdi Wang, Michael S. Weisbach: w18793
September 2012Syndicated Loan Spreads and the Composition of the Syndicate
with Jongha Lim, Bernadette A. Minton, Michael Weisbach: w18356
February 2012Equity-Holding Institutional Lenders: Do they Receive Better Terms?
with Jongha Lim, Bernadette A. Minton, Michael S. Weisbach: w17856
Financing-Motivated Acquisitions
with Isil Erel, Yeejin Jang, Michael S. Weisbach: w17867
October 2011What do Boards Really Do? Evidence from Minutes of Board Meetings
with Miriam Schwartz-Ziv, Michael Weisbach: w17509
April 2011Macroeconomic Conditions and Capital Raising
with Isil Erel, Brandon Julio, Woojin Kim, Michael S. Weisbach: w16941
March 2011Did Securitization Affect the Cost of Corporate Debt?
with Taylor D. Nadauld, Michael S. Weisbach: w16849
September 2010Pay for Performance from Future Fund Flows: The Case of Private Equity
with Ji-Woong Chung, Berk A. Sensoy, Lea H. Stern, Michael S. Weisbach: w16369
April 2010Borrow Cheap, Buy High? The Determinants of Leverage and Pricing in Buyouts
with Ulf Axelson, Tim Jenkinson, Per Strömberg, Michael S. Weisbach: w15952
November 2009The State of Corporate Governance Research
with Lucian A. Bebchuk, Michael S. Weisbach: w15537
July 2009World Markets for Mergers and Acquisitions
with Isil Erel, Rose C. Liao, Michael S. Weisbach: w15132
May 2009Market Conditions and the Structure of Securities
with Isil Erel, Brandon Julio, Woojin Kim, Michael Weisbach: w14952
November 2008The Role of Boards of Directors in Corporate Governance: A Conceptual Framework and Survey
with Renée Adams, Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach: w14486
December 2007What Determines the Structure of Corporate Debt Issues?
with Brandon Julio, Woojin Kim, Michael Weisbach: w13706
January 2007Transparency and Corporate Governance
with Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach: w12875
Why are Buyouts Levered: The Financial Structure of Private Equity Funds
with Ulf Axelson, Per Stromberg, Michael S. Weisbach: w12826
December 2006Optimal Executive Compensation vs. Managerial Power: A Review of Lucian Bebchuk and Jesse Fried's "Pay without Performance: The Unfulfilled Promise of Executive Compensation"
w12798
Corporate Financial and Investment Policies when Future Financing is not Frictionless
with Heitor Almeida, Murillo Campello, Michael S. Weisbach: w12773
February 2006A Framework for Assessing Corporate Governance Reform
with Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach: w12050
November 2005Motivations for Public Equity Offers: An International Perspective
with Woojin Kim: w11797
March 2005Do Firms Go Public to Raise Capital?
with Woojin Kim, Michael Weisbach: w11197
January 2004World Markets for Raising New Capital
with Brian J. Henderson, Narasimhan Jegadeesh, Michael S. Weisbach: w10225
Private Benefits and Cross-Listings in the United States
with Evangelos Benos, Michael S. Weisbach: w10224
November 2002Horses and Rabbits? Optimal Dynamic Capital Structure from Shareholder and Manager Perspectives
with Nengjiu Ju, Robert Parrino, Allen M. Poteshman, Michael S. Weisbach: w9327
October 2002Corporate Demand for Liquidity
with Heitor Almeida, Murillo Campello, Michael S. Weisbach: w9253
January 2002Measuring Investment Distortions when Risk-Averse Managers Decide Whether to Undertake Risky Projects
with Robert Parrino, Allen M. Poteshman, Michael S. Weisbach: w8763
September 2001The Economics of Has-Beens
with Glenn MacDonald, Michael Weisbach: w8464
April 2001Hospital Governance, Performance Objectives, and Organizational Form
with Leslie Eldenburg, Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach, Marta Wosinska: w8201
March 2001Boards of Directors as an Endogenously Determined Institution: A Survey of the Economic Literature
with Benjamin E. Hermalin, Michael S. Weisbach: w8161
Protection of Minority Shareholder Interests, Cross-listings in the United States, and Subsequent Equity Offerings
with William A. Reese, Jr., Michael S. Weisbach: w8164
October 1990The Success of Acquisitions: Evidence From Disvestitures
with Steven Kaplan, Michael S. Weisbach: w3484

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