John K. Wald

University of Texas at San Antonio

Professor

1 UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

31

DOWNLOADS
Rank 6,784

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 6,784

in Total Papers Downloads

9,049

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 8,446

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 8,446

in Total Papers Citations

96

CROSSREF CITATIONS

56

Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

CEO Compensation, Director Compensation, and Firm Performance: Evidence of Cronyism

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Ivan E. Brick, Oded Palmon and John K. Wald
Rutgers Business School, Rutgers Business School and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 2,008 (10,900)
Citation 57

Abstract:

Loading...

director compensation, CEO compensation, monitoring, firm performance

2.
Downloads 767 ( 45,082)
Citation 7

Too Much Pay Performance Sensitivity?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 21 May 2010
Ivan E. Brick, Oded Palmon and John K. Wald
Rutgers Business School, Rutgers Business School and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 767 (44,467)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

pay-performance sensitivity, stock returns, equity risk, agency problems

Too Much Pay-Performance Sensitivity?

Review of Economics and Statistics, Forthcoming
Posted: 30 Jul 2010
Ivan E. Brick, Oded Palmon and John K. Wald
Rutgers Business School, Rutgers Business School and University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

Pay-Performance Sensitivity, Stock Returns, Equity Risk, Agency

3.

Creditor Protection Laws and the Cost of Debt

1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2009
Sattar Mansi, William F. Maxwell and John K. Wald
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 722 (48,941)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

state payout restrictions, antitakeover provisions, agency cost, corporate governance

4.
Downloads 661 ( 54,947)
Citation 4

Debt Covenants, Bankruptcy Risk, and Issuance Costs

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2013
Sattar Mansi, Yaxuan Qi and John K. Wald
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 383 (105,894)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

bond covenants, loan covenants, bankruptcy risk

Debt Covenants, Bankruptcy Risk, and Issuance Costs

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2013
Sattar Mansi, Yaxuan Qi and John K. Wald
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 278 (149,795)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

bond covenants, loan covenants, bankruptcy risk

The Impact of Macroeconomic and Financial Variables on Market Risk: Evidence from International Equity Returns

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Feb 2001
Dilip K. Patro, Yangru Wu and John K. Wald
OCC, Rutgers University, Newark - School of Business - Department of Finance & Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 624 (58,430)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

World market risk, determinants of country risk exposure, panel estimation

The Impact of Macroeconomic and Financial Variables on Market Risk: Evidence from International Equity Returns

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Feb 2003
Dilip K. Patro, Yangru Wu and John K. Wald
OCC, Rutgers University, Newark - School of Business - Department of Finance & Economics and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 25 (667,315)

Abstract:

Loading...

6.

Political Rights and the Cost of Debt

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Yaxuan Qi, John K. Wald and Lukas Roth
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Downloads 613 (60,502)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Loading...

Political institutions, creditor rights, cost of debt, bond yield spreads, freedom of the press, cross-listing

7.

Bond Covenants, Bankruptcy Risk, and the Cost of Debt

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Jan 2021
Sattar Mansi, Yaxuan Qi and John K. Wald
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 589 (63,605)

Abstract:

Loading...

Survival analysis, Bond covenants, Bankruptcy risk, Cost of debt

How Legal Environments Affect the Use of Bond Covenants

Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Yaxuan Qi, Lukas Roth and John K. Wald
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 346 (118,703)

Abstract:

Loading...

Covenants, contracts, creditor rights, shareholder rights, corporate governance

How Legal Environments Affect the Use of Bond Covenants

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2013
Yaxuan Qi, Lukas Roth and John K. Wald
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 128 (299,707)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Covenants, contracts, creditor rights, shareholder rights, corporate governance

9.

Adding Bankruptcy to Models of Investment

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Apr 2000
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 350 (118,010)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

investment, bankruptcy, liquidity constraints

10.

The Causes and Consequences of Securities Class Action Litigation

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2011
Brian Carson McTier and John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 289 (144,659)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

Securities Class Action Lawsuits, Governance, Agency Problems

11.

Creditor Protection Laws, Debt Financing, and Corporate Investment over the Business Cycle

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2016
Yaxuan Qi, Lukas Roth and John K. Wald
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Alberta - Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 268 (156,176)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Business Cycles, Creditor Rights, Agency Costs, Debt Financing, Investment

12.

Payout Policy with Legal Restrictions

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 May 2009 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2011
Sattar Mansi and John K. Wald
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 255 (164,182)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Payout Policy, Capital Structure, State Laws, Bonding Mechanisms

13.

Takeover Risk and the Correlation Between Stocks and Bonds

Journal of Empirical Finance EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
Karan Bhanot, Sattar Mansi and John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Finance, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 232 (179,853)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Stock-bond correlation, takeover probability, debt covenants

Firm Characteristics and the Impact of Emerging Market Liberalizations

Rutgers University Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 May 2002
Dilip K. Patro and John K. Wald
OCC and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 211 (196,350)
Citation 11

Abstract:

Loading...

liberalization, emerging markets

Firm Characteristics and the Impact of Emerging Market Liberalizations

Posted: 20 Aug 2004
Dilip K. Patro and John K. Wald
OCC and University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Liability Protection, Director Compensation, and Incentives

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2012
University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Finance, University of Texas at San Antonio - Department of Finance, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 207 (200,135)

Abstract:

Loading...

director liability, director compensation, takeovers

16.
Downloads 187 (219,318)
Citation 2

Severance Agreements and the Cost of Debt

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 May 2017 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2018
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 175 (232,277)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

Severance agreements, cost of debt, takeover probability, firm risk, CEO turnover

Severance Agreements and the Cost of Debt

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2020
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, University of Texas at San Antonio and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 12 (777,266)

Abstract:

Loading...

Golden parachutes, cost of debt, takeover probability, firm risk, CEO turnover

17.

Institutional Investors and Loan Dynamics: Evidence from Loan Renegotiations

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2019
Mehdi Beyhaghi, Ca Nguyen and John K. Wald
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, University of Arkansas Fort Smith and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 174 (233,287)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Nonbank Institutional Investors, Loan Renegotiation, Loan Path, Syndicated Loans, Funding Risk

18.

International Lending: The Role of Lender’s Home Country

Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Volume 53 Issue 6
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 May 2018 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2021
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 163 (246,385)

Abstract:

Loading...

International Finance, Multinational Loans, Cross-Border, Creditor Rights

19.

Governance and Leverage: International Evidence

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2022
Saint Mary's University, University of Alberta - Campus Saint-Jean, University of South Carolina - Moore School of Business and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 113 (326,460)

Abstract:

Loading...

20.

Creditor Protection and Accrual Quality: The Effect of State Laws

AAA 2008 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jul 2007
Mei Cheng, Sattar Mansi and John K. Wald
University of Arizona - Department of Accounting, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 63 (461,738)

Abstract:

Loading...

State laws, Payout restrictions, Accrual quality, Debt-covenant hypothesis

21.

Taxes, Targeted Educational Subsidies, and Affirmative Action

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 May 2005
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 54 (496,447)

Abstract:

Loading...

Educational choice, government subsidies, affirmative action

22.

Antitrust Damages in Financial Markets

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 05 Feb 2020
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

antitrust damages, financial markets, bid-ask spreads, LIBOR

23.

Time Series Momentum and Volatility Scaling

Journal of Financial Markets, Forthcoming
Posted: 02 Jun 2016
Abby Kim, Yiuman Tse and John K. Wald
Brandeis University, University of Missouri at Saint Louis and University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

momentum, futures pricing, international asset allocation

24.

Director Liability Protection, Earnings Management, and Audit Pricing

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 12, Issue 4, pp. 781-814, 2015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Sarfraz Khan and John K. Wald
University of Louisiana at Lafayette and University of Texas at San Antonio
Downloads 0 (875,504)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

25.

Insured Uncovered Interest Parity

Finance Research Letters, Forthcoming
Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Yiuman Tse and John K. Wald
University of Missouri at Saint Louis and University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

Uncovered interest parity, carry trade, CDS

26.

State Laws and Debt Covenants

Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Yaxuan Qi and John K. Wald
City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Economics & Finance and University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

state laws, covenants, payout restrictions, agency costs

27.

The Effect of State Laws on Capital Structure

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Feb 2006
John K. Wald and Michael S. Long
University of Texas at San Antonio and Rutgers University at Newark

Abstract:

Loading...

Leverage, State Laws, Profitability

28.

Optimal Limit Order Choice

Posted: 25 Dec 2003
John K. Wald and H. T. Horrigan
University of Texas at San Antonio and Independent

Abstract:

Loading...

limit orders, microstructure, portfolio trading

29.

Explaining Exchange Rate Risk in World Stock Markets: A Panel Approach

Posted: 06 Oct 2002
Dilip K. Patro, John K. Wald and Yangru Wu
OCC, University of Texas at San Antonio and Rutgers University, Newark - School of Business - Department of Finance & Economics

Abstract:

Loading...

Foreign exchange exposure, Determinants of currency risk, Panel estimation

30.

Capital Structure with Dividend Restrictions

Posted: 29 Sep 1999
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

How Firm Characteristics Affect Capital Structure: An International Comparison

Posted: 25 Dec 1998
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...

How Firm Characteristics Affect Capital Structure: An International Comparison

Posted: 20 Dec 1998
John K. Wald
University of Texas at San Antonio

Abstract:

Loading...