NBER Working Papers by Steven N. Kaplan

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September 2012Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance in the U.S.: Perceptions, Facts and Challenges
February 2012Private Equity Performance: What Do We Know?
with Robert S. Harris, Tim Jenkinson: w17874
September 2010The Effects of Stock Lending on Security Prices: An Experiment
with Tobias J. Moskowitz, Berk A. Sensoy: w16335
July 2008Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity
with Per Strömberg: w14207
Which CEO Characteristics and Abilities Matter?
with Mark M. Klebanov, Morten Sorensen: w14195
July 2007Wall Street and Main Street: What Contributes to the Rise in the Highest Incomes?
with Joshua Rauh: w13270
August 2006How has CEO Turnover Changed? Increasingly Performance Sensitive Boards and Increasingly Uneasy CEOs
with Bernadette Minton: w12465
August 2005What Are Firms? Evolution from Birth to Public Companies
with Berk A. Sensoy, Per Strömberg: w11581
November 2003How Do Legal Differences and Learning Affect Financial Contracts?
with Frederic Martel, Per Stromberg: w10097
June 2003Private Equity Performance: Returns, Persistence and Capital
with Antoinette Schoar: w9807
April 2003The State of U.S. Corporate Governance: What's Right and What's Wrong?
with Bengt Holmstrom: w9613
October 2002What is the Price of Hubris? Using Takeover Battles to Infer Overpayments and Synergies
with Pekka Hietala, David T. Robinson: w9264
February 2002Characteristics, Contracts, and Actions: Evidence from Venture Capitalist Analyses
with Per Stromberg: w8764
April 2001Venture Capitalists As Principals: Contracting, Screening, and Monitoring
with Per Stromberg: w8202
Corporate Governance and Merger Activity in the U.S.: Making Sense of the 1980s and 1990s
with Bengt Holmstrom: w8220
November 2000The Effects of Business-to-Business E-Commerce on Transaction Costs
with Luis Garicano: w8017
April 2000Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivities are not Valid Measures of Financing Constraints
with Luigi Zingales: w7659
Financial Contracting Theory Meets the Real World: An Empirical Analysis of Venture Capital Contracts
with Per Stromberg: w7660
August 1997How Costly is Financial (not Economic) Distress? Evidence from Highly Leveraged Transactions that Became Distressed
with Gregor Andrade: w6145
April 1997A Clinical Exploration of Value Creation and Destruction in Acquisitions: Organizational Design, Incentives, and Internal Capital Markets
with Mark L. Mitchell, Karen H. Wruck: w5999
September 1995Do Financing Constraints Explain Why Investment is Correlated with Cash Flow?
with Luigi Zingales: w5267
April 1994The Valuation of Cash Flow Forecasts: An Empirical Analysis
with Richard S. Ruback: w4724
August 1993Top Executives, Turnover and Firm Performance in Germany
February 1993'Outside' Intervention in Japanese Companies: Its Determinants and Implications for Mangers
with Bernadette Minton: w4276
May 1992Top Executive Rewards and Firm Performance: A Comparison of Japan and the U.S.
May 1991The Evolution of Buyout Pricing and Financial Structure
with Jeremy C. Stein: w3695
March 1991The Staying Power of Leveraged Buyouts
October 1990The Success of Acquisitions: Evidence From Disvestitures
with Michael S. Weisbach: w3484
June 1990How Risky is the Debt in Highly Leveraged Transactions? Evidence from Public Recapitalizations
with Jeremy C. Stein: w3390
September 1981The Holding Period Distinction of the Capital Gains Tax

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