Research

Key Publications

Is Skin in the Game a Game Changer? Evidence from Mandatory Changes to D&O Insurance Policies (with Chen Lin, Micah Officer, and Hong Zou)
Journal of Accounting and Economics, forthcoming

Employee representation and financial leverage, with Chen Lin and Yuhai Xuan
Journal of Financial Economics, 2018

Production flexibility, product markets, and capital structure decisions, with Sebastian J. Reinartz
Review of Financial Studies, 2016

Working Papers

Does Board Size Matter? (with Dirk Jenter and Daniel Urban)
presented at AFA 2019, SFS Cavalcade 2018, CEPR Spring Symposium 2018, and Gerzensee Symposium 2018

Do Strikes Spread through Board Networks? Evidence from Corporate Cash Holdings, with Daniel Bias
presented at AFA 2017

Product Price Risk and Liquidity Management: Evidence from Electricity Generating Firms, with Chen Lin and Mike Weisbach
presented at the 2017 University of Oklahoma Energy and Commodities Finance Research Conference

The Economic Consequences of a “Glass-Ceiling”: Women on Corporate Boards and Firm Value, with Daniel Urban
presented at AFA 2016, FIRS 2016, SGF 2016, VHB 2016, and Paris December Meeting 2015

Conflict or Collusion? How Employees in the Boardroom affect Executive Compensation, with Chen Lin and Yang Sun
presented at EFA 2016 and FIRS 2017