Read new chronicle by Karin S. Thorburn and B. Espen Eckbo. In Norwegian.
All research news from the Department of Finance
The article "Human Capital Relatedness and Mergers and Acquisitions" by Kyeong Hun Lee, David C. Mauer and Qianying(Emma) Xu is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics.
The article "Do managers of U.S. defined benefit pension plan sponsors use regulatory freedom strategically?" by Michael Kisser, John Kiff, and Mauricio Soto is forthcoming in the Journal of Accounting Research.
On Monday 15 May 2017 Yun Tang will hold a trial lecture on a prescribed topic and defend her thesis for the PhD degree at NHH.
The article "Are stock-financed takeovers opportunistic?" by Eckbo, B. Espen, Tanakorn Makaew, and Karin S. Thorburn is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics.
Professor Karin Thorburn has been elected member of Society for Financial Studies council for the next two years.
Firms prefer to go public in periods when sentiment-driven investors are overly exuberant. In these periods, issuers can take advantage of overvaluations by setting offer prices above fundamental value.
Dear colleagues, students, alumni, partners, and friends. As 2016 is coming to an end, we are proudly looking back at an eventful and exciting year.
Nils Friewald has been appointed full Professor of Finance at NHH. His research fields are empirical asset pricing and market microstructure.
‘How individuals react when their life expectancy is suddenly reduced can give us insight into how we make financial choices,' says Jens Sørlie Kværner, who recently defended his doctoral thesis at NHH.
Darya Yuferova from Siberia in Russia joined NHH and the Department of Finance in August as Assistant Professor.
The article "The Dynamics of Performance Volatility and Firm Valuation" by Jianxin Daniel Chi and Xunhua Su is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis.
The article "Do exogeneous changes in passive institutional ownership affect corporate governance and firm value?" by Cornelius Schmidt and Rudiger Fahlenbrach is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Economics.
The article "Partial Adjustment to Public Information in the Pricing of IPOs" by Einar Bakke, Tore Leite and Karin Thorburn is forthcoming in the Journal of Financial Intermediation.
On Tuesday 20 September 2016 Jens Sørlie Kværner will hold a trial lecture on a prescribed topic and defend his thesis for the PhD degree at NHH.
The Master's students' Award for Excellence in Teaching 2016 goes to Associate Professor Francisco Santos for his efforts in the course FIE400E Investments.
High-frequency trading can be a shortcut to good trades on the stock exchange.
Last week NHH held Jan Mossin Memorial Symposium. The symposium, held every fifth year at NHH, is a tribute to former NHH Professor Jan Mossin.
The paper «Secondary Market Liquidity and Security Design: Theory and Evidence from ABS Markets» has been accepted for publication in Review of Financial Studies.
The paper «How Costly is Corporate Bankruptcy for the CEO?» has been published in Journal of Financial Economics.