Research at CCF

Research at CCF


Garcia, Diego, Xiaowen Hu and Maximilian Rohrer, 2022: "The Colour of Finance Words". Journal of Financial Economics, 147 (3), 525-549


Eckbo, B. Espen, Knut Nygaard and Karin S. Thorburn, 2021, “Valuation effects of Norway’s board gender-quota law revisited,” Management Science, forthcoming.

Eckbo, B. Espen, Michael Kisser, 2021: "The Leverage-Profitability Puzzle Resurrected", Review of Finance, forthcoming.

De Bodt, Eric, Muhammad Farooq Ahmad, Jarrad Harford, 2021:"International Trade and the Propagation of  Merger Waves". Review of Financial Economics, forthcoming.

Eckbo, B. Espen, Michael Kisser, 2021:  "Tradeoff theory and leverage dynamics of high-frequency debt issuers". Review of Finance, forthcoming.


Eckbo, B. Espen, Andrey Malenko, Karin S. Thorburn, 2020: "Strategic Decisions in Takeover Auctions". Annual Review of Financial Economics, 12, 237-276

Chi, Daniel, Xunhua Su, Yun Tang, Bin Xu, 2020:  "Is Language an Economic Institution? Evidence from R&D." Forthcoming,  Journal of Corporate Finance, 62, 101-578


Lee, Kyeong Hun, 2018. Cross-border Mergers and Acquisitions amid Political Uncertainty: A Bargaining Perspective. Strategic Management Journal, 39 (2),  2992-3005

Lee, Kyeong Hun, David C. Mauer and Qianying(Emma) Xu, 2018. Human Capital Relatedness and Mergers and Acquisitions. Journal of Financial Economics, 129 (1), 111-135

Raff, Konrad and Linus Siming, 2018. Knighthoods, Damehoods, and CEO BehaviourJournal of Corporate Finance, 59 (2), 302-319

Eckbo, B. Espen, Tanakorn Makaew, and Karin S. Thorburn, 2018. Are stock-financed takeovers opportunistic? Journal of Financial Economics, 128 (3), 443-465


Chi, Daniel and Xunhua Su, 2017. The dynamics of performance volatility and firm valuationJournal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 52 (2), 111-142


Bakke, Einar, Tore Leite and Karin S. Thorburn, 2016. Partial Adjustment to Public Information in the Pricing of IPOs. Journal of Financial Intermediation, 32 (2), 1339-1351

Su, Xunhua, Li Zhang, 2016. A Re-examination of Credit Rationing in the Stiglitz and Weiss Model. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 49 (2), 1059-1072

Koskinen, Yrjo and Joril Maeland, 2016. Innovation, Competition and Investment Timing. Review of Corporate Finance Studies, 5 (2), 166-199

Eckbo, B. Espen, Karin S. Thorburn and Wei Wang, 2016. How costly is corporate bankruptcy for the CEO? Journal of Financial Economics, 121 (1), 210-229

Fahlenbrach, Rudiger and Cornelius Schmidt, 2016. Do exogeneous changes in passive institutional ownership affect corporate governance and firm value? Journal of Financial Economics, 124 (2), 285-306