Working Papers

Does Diversification of Share Classes Increase Firm Value? (with Sojung Kim and Woochan Kim) (SSRN)

Mandating Women on Boards: Evidence from the United States (with Anil Shivdasani and Elena Simintzi) (SSRN); R&R at Review of Financial Studies; featured in Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation (Link)

Shareholder- versus Stakeholder-Initiated Corporate Social Responsibility (draft available upon request)

Sarbanes Oxley and Hidden Board Independence: Is a Gray Director the Smoking Gun? (SSRN)

Changing of the Guards: Does Succession Planning Matter? (with Dragana Cvijanovic and Nickolay Gantchev) (SSRN); featured in Columbia Law School’s blog on corporations and the capital markets (Link)

Work-in-progress

Does Employee Job Security Spur Innovation and Entrepreneurship? (Job Market Paper)

Barriers to Entrepreneurship and Education Irrelevance

Theory of Governance: the Generalized Method of Moments Framework

Pre-Ph.D. Papers

When Heirs Become Major Shareholders: Evidence on Pyramiding Financed by Related-Party Sales (with Woochan Kim), 2016, Journal of Corporate Finance (Published version, SSRN)

Managerial Entrenchment of Anti-Takeover Devices: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Korea (with Woochan Kim), 2012, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal (Published version, SSRN)