S.P. Kothari

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Gordon Y Billard Professor of Management

E52-325

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

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Scholarly Papers (62)

1.

The Econometrics of Event Studies

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
S.P. Kothari and Jerold B. Warner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Rochester – Simon Business School
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Event studies, econometrics, surveys, accounting, corporate finance, market efficiency

Capital Markets Research in Accounting

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 145 Posted: 05 Dec 2000
S.P. Kothari
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Capital markets; Financial reporting; Fundamental analysis; Valuation; Market efficiency

Capital Markets Research in Accounting

Posted: 24 Oct 2001
S.P. Kothari
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Capital markets; Financial reporting; Fundamental analysis; Valuation; Market efficiency

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Stock Returns, Aggregate Earnings Surprises, and Behavioral Finance

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4284-03
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2009
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Rochester – Simon Business School
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The Role of Accounting in the Financial Crisis: Lessons for the Future

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
S.P. Kothari and Rebecca Lester
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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financial crisis, securitization, fair value, incentives

Econometrics of the Basu Asymmetric Timeliness Coefficient and Accounting Conservatism

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 09-16
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Ray Ball, S.P. Kothari and Valeri V. Nikolaev
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 5,457 (1,799)
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conditional conservatism, asymmetric timeliness, earnings

Econometrics of the Basu Asymmetric Timeliness Coefficient and Accounting Conservatism

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-65
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Ray Ball, S.P. Kothari and Valeri V. Nikolaev
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Conditional conservatism, Timely loss recognition, Basu model, Returns-earnings regressions, Earning respnse coefficients, Market-to-book ratio

Econometrics of the Basu Asymmetric Timeliness Coefficient and Accounting Conservatism

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 51, No. 5, 2013
Posted: 28 Nov 2013
Ray Ball, S.P. Kothari and Valeri V. Nikolaev
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business

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conditional conservatism, asymmetric timeliness, earnings

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The Effect of International Institutional Factors on Properties of Accounting Earnings

University of Rochester Working Paper FR 99-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Sep 1999
Ray Ball, S.P. Kothari and Ashok Robin
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Downloads 5,653 (1,727)
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Testing Behavioral Finance Theories Using Trends and Sequences in Financial Performance

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Acadian Asset Management, Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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How Much Do Firms Hedge with Derivatives?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2001
Wayne R. Guay and S.P. Kothari
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 2,683 (6,137)
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derivatives, hedging, risk management, risk exposure

How Much Do Firms Hedge with Derivatives?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Dec 2000
Wayne R. Guay and S.P. Kothari
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Derivatives; Hedging; Risk management; Exposure

How Much Do Firms Hedge with Derivatives?

Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Wayne R. Guay and S.P. Kothari
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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risk management, derivatives instruments, hedging

Performance Matched Discretionary Accrual Measures

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of MiamiNorthwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester
Downloads 4,453 (2,609)
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Earnings Management, Discretionary Accruals, Performance Matching

Performance Matched Discretionary Accrual Measures

Posted: 10 Mar 2004
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of MiamiNorthwestern University and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Discretionary accruals, earnings management, performance matching, discretionary-accruals models

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Implications for GAAP from an Analysis of Positive Research in Accounting

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Forthcoming, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4740-09, Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 09-137, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business Working Paper No. 09-22
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 03 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2010
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government and The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Evaluating Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Apr 1998
S.P. Kothari and Jerold B. Warner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Rochester – Simon Business School
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Properties of Implied Cost of Capital Using Analysts' Forecasts

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 36, p. 125, 2011, MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4422-03
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Wayne R. Guay, S.P. Kothari and Susan Shu
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 2,992 (5,234)
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Cost of Capital, Implied Cost of Capital, Analysts' Forecasts, Discount Rate

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The Benefits of Financial Statement Comparability

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2011
Gus De Franco, S.P. Kothari and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Earnings Quality, Analysts, Earnings Attributes

The Benefits of Financial Statement Comparability

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 895-931, 2011
Posted: 19 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2012
Gus De Franco, S.P. Kothari and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Earnings Quality, Analysts, Earnings Attributes

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Do Managers Withhold Bad News?

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4556-05
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2012
S.P. Kothari, Susan Shu and Peter D. Wysocki
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Boston University Questrom School of Business
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Bad News, Conservatism, Disclosure

The Economic Dilution of Employee Stock Options: Diluted Eps for Valuation and Financial Reporting

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Oct 1999
John E. Core, Wayne R. Guay and S.P. Kothari
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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The Economic Dilution of Employee Stock Options: Diluted Eps for Valuation and Financial Reporting

Posted: 26 Mar 2002
John E. Core, Wayne R. Guay and S.P. Kothari
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Employee stock options, Dilution, Diluted earnings per share, Earnings response coefficients, Equity valuation

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Agency Theory of Overvalued Equity as an Explanation for the Accrual Anomaly

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2006-103
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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accrual anomaly; earnings management; agency theory of overvalued equity

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Capitalization Versus Expensing: Evidence on the Uncertainty of Future Earnings from Current Investments in Pp&E Versus R&D

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Feb 1999
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Analysis Group, Inc. and University of MiamiNorthwestern University
Downloads 2,153 (8,887)
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Economics of Accounting Earnings

Number of pages: 220 Posted: 06 May 2018 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2021
Richard M. Frankel, S.P. Kothari and Luo Zuo
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 2,026 (9,863)
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Financial accounting, imperfect and incomplete markets, information asymmetry, incentive conflicts, shareholder value, earnings-return relation, market efficiency.

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Determinants of the Informativeness of Analyst Research

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Apr 2002
Richard M. Frankel, S.P. Kothari and Joseph Weber
Washington University in Saint Louis - Olin Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 1,983 (10,204)
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Analyst, Forecast, Analyst Forecast, Earnings Forecast, Informativeness, Market Efficiency

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On Estimating Conditional Conservatism

Forthcoming, The Accounting Review, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-09
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2012
Ray Ball, S.P. Kothari and Valeri V. Nikolaev
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,936 (10,619)
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conditional conservatism, asymmetric timeliness, earnings

Generating Superior Performance in Private Equity: A New Investment Methodology

Journal Of Investment Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Analysis GroupMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and PCRI, Harvard Business School
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private equity funds, buyout funds, portfolio management, modern portfolio theory, asset allocation, alternative investments

Generating Superior Performance in Private Equity: A New Investment Methodology

Journal Of Investment Management (JOIM); Third Quarter 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Analysis GroupMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and PCRI, Harvard Business School
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Private equity, fund performance, efficient frontier, portfolio theory

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The Effect of Disclosures by Management, Analysts, and Financial Press on Cost of Capital, Return Volatility, and Analyst Forecasts: A Study Using Content Analysis

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 01 Apr 2008
S.P. Kothari, Xu Li, Xu Li and James E. Short
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, School of BusinessUniversity of Texas at Dallas - Department of Accounting & Information Management and San Diego Supercomputer Center, UC San Diego
Downloads 1,410 (17,482)
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Content Analysis of Disclosure, Cost of Capital

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The Behavior of Aggregate Corporate Investment

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 14-18, Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2511268, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5112-14
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and University of Rochester – Simon Business School
Downloads 1,400 (17,653)
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Investment, stock returns, profits, interest rates, uncertainty

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Beta and Book-to-Market: Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Sep 1998
S.P. Kothari and Jay A. Shanken
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 1,396 (17,718)
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Why Do Large Positive Non-GAAP Earnings Adjustments Predict Abnormally High CEO Pay?

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2021
Nicholas M. Guest, S.P. Kothari and Robert Pozen
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Non-GAAP earnings, CEO pay, performance evaluation, corporate governance

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Analysts’ Forecasts and Asset Pricing: A Survey

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Mar 2016
S.P. Kothari, Eric C. So and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Analysts’ Forecasts and Asset Pricing: A Survey

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 197-219, 2016
Posted: 18 Nov 2016
S.P. Kothari, Eric C. So and Rodrigo S. Verdi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Long-Term Impact of Economic Conditions on Auditors’ Judgment

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2018
Xianjie He, S.P. Kothari, Tusheng Xiao and Luo Zuo
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Central University of Finance and Economics and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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economic condition; audit adjustment; imprinting

Long-Term Impact of Economic Conditions on Auditors’ Judgment

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2018
Xianjie He, S.P. Kothari, Tusheng Xiao and Luo Zuo
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Central University of Finance and Economics and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 156 (241,004)
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economic condition; audit adjustment; imprinting

The Advantages of Using Earnings for Compensation: Matching Delivered Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2000
University of Rochester - Simon School (Deceased), New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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The Advantages of Using Earnings for Compensation: Matching Delivered Performance

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/27483
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
Michael J. Barclay, Dan Gode and S.P. Kothari
University of Rochester - Simon School (Deceased), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Implications of Data Restrictions on Performance Measurement and Tests of Rational Pricing

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Nov 1999
S.P. Kothari, Jowell S. Sabino and Tzachi Zach
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems
Downloads 721 (45,522)
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Industry-Specific Knowledge Transfer in Audit Firms: Evidence from Audit Firm Mergers in China

The Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
Xianjie He, S.P. Kothari, Tusheng Xiao and Luo Zuo
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of Accountancy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Central University of Finance and Economics and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
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Knowledge Transfer, Audit Firm Merger, Industry Expertise, Audit Quality, China

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Flight-To-Earnings: The Role of Earnings in Periods of Capital Scarcity

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2021
Nicholas M. Guest, S.P. Kothari and Eric C. So
Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 495 (73,594)
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Earnings, Capital Scarcity, Active Investors

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Commemorating the Fifty-Year Anniversary of Ball and Brown (1968): The Evolution of Capital Market Research over the Past Fifty Years

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Jul 2019
S.P. Kothari and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Simon School, University of Rochester
Downloads 444 (84,104)

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Ball and Brown, earnings, earnings-return relation, earnings usefulness, earnings timeliness, asymmetric timeliness, conservatism, association study, event study, information content, value relevance, positive economics, efficient markets hypothesis, market efficiency, post-announcement drift

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Determinants of Management Ownership of Unrestricted Equity: Overconfidence Versus Tax Explanations

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Mar 2005
Li Jin and S.P. Kothari
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 429 (87,343)
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Executive compensation, taxation, overconfidence, behavioral finance, institutional investors

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The Effect of Industrial Sector Transparency on Bank Risk-taking and Banking System Fragility

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 31 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2013
Simon Business School, University of RochesterUniversity of Rochester - Simon Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Transparency, banks, risk-taking, crises, bank fragility

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Asymmetric Returns and the Economic Content of Accruals and Investment

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 May 2018
ESADE Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Cyprus University of Technology and University of Cyprus - Department of Public and Business Administration
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investment and accruals, volatility, growth options, nonlinear equity value, asymmetric returns, idiosyncratic skewness, anomalies

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Effect of Personal Taxes on Managers' Decision to Sell Unrestricted Equity

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Li Jin and S.P. Kothari
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 320 (121,576)
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Executive Compensation, Taxation, Overconfidence, Behavioral Finance, Institutional investors

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Commission Savings and Execution Quality for Retail Trades

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Dec 2021
S.P. Kothari, Travis L. Johnson and Eric C. So
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, The University of Texas at Austin and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Cross-Border Financing by the Industrial Sector Increases Competition in the Domestic Banking Sector

Accounting Review, Forthcoming, Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-23
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jul 2015
Simon Business School, University of RochesterUniversity of Rochester - Simon Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Bank competition, cross border financing, foreign portfolio investment, bank risk taking

Properties of Implied Cost of Capital Using Analysts’ Forecasts

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Wayne R. Guay, S.P. Kothari and Susan Shu
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 156 (241,004)
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Properties of Implied Cost of Capital Using Analysts’ Forecasts

Australian Journal of Management, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 May 2011 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2012
Wayne R. Guay, S.P. Kothari and Susan Shu
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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implied cost of capital, earnings forecasts, expected returns, analysts’ forecasts

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Capture and Competition

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR-16-13
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Nov 2016
Simon Business School, University of RochesterUniversity of Rochester - Simon Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government
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Regulatory Capture, Product Market Competition, Inversions

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Gains from Markowitz Optimization: Evidence from Re-Optimization of Mutual Fund Holdings

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Jan 2019
Tony Elavia, S.P. Kothari, Xu Li and Haifeng You
Mackenzie Investments, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, The University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Accounting
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mutual fund; risk optimization; portfolio management; expected returns.

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Ex-Post Equity Awards and Measurement of the Pay-Performance Relation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Apr 2020
S.P. Kothari and Georg Rickmann
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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executive compensation; pay-performance relation; equity compensation

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Commemorating the 50‐Year Anniversary of Ball and Brown (1968): The Evolution of Capital Market Research over the Past 50 Years

Journal of Accounting Research, Volume 57, Issue 5, December 2019
Posted: 09 Mar 2020
S.P. Kothari and Charles E. Wasley
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Simon School, University of Rochester

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Ball and Brown; earnings; earnings-return relation; earnings usefulness; earnings timeliness; asymmetric timeliness; conservatism; association study; event study; information content; value relevance; positive economics; efficient markets hypothesis; market efficiency

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Managing for the Moment: The Role of Earnings Management via Real Activities versus Accruals in SEO Valuation

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 31 May 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel HillUniversity of Washington and Boston College

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Earnings Management, Discretionary Accruals, Real Activity Manipulation, Seasoned Equity Offering, SEO Overvaluation, SEO Return Reversal, Earnings Management Opacity

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The Relation between Earnings and Cash Flows

Journal of Accounting & Economics, Vol. 25, 1998
Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Patricia Dechow, S.P. Kothari and Ross L. Watts
USC Marshall School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Accruals, cash flows, earnings, correlations

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Implications of Survival and Data Trimming for Tests of Market Efficiency

Posted: 14 Sep 2004
S.P. Kothari, Jowell S. Sabino and Tzachi Zach
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems

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Capital markets, Market efficiency

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Asset Allocation with Inflation-Protected Bonds

Posted: 13 Feb 2004
S.P. Kothari and Jay A. Shanken
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School

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Portfolio Management, asset allocation, Debt Investments, return or yield measures, Economics

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Investment Banking and Analyst Objectivity: Evidence from Analysts Affiliated With M&A Advisors

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 43, No. 4, 2008, MIT Sloan School Working Paper No. 4575-06
Posted: 12 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2009
Adam C. Kolasinski and S.P. Kothari
Texas A&M University - Department of Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Corporate Finance, Investment Banking, Analysts, Conflict of Interest

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Accounting for Employee Stock Options

Posted: 07 Mar 2003
Wayne R. Guay, S.P. Kothari and Richard G. Sloan
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting

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Accounting for Employee Stock Options, Stock Option Expense, Diluted Earnings Per Share

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Time-Series Coefficient Variation in Value-Relevance Regressions: A Discussion of Core, Guay, and Van Buskirk and New Evidence

Posted: 05 Nov 2002
S.P. Kothari and Jay A. Shanken
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School

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Value Relevance, Correlated Omitted Variable Bias, Growth Expectations and Discount Rates

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Capitalization Versus Expensing: Evidence on the Uncertainty of Future Earnings from Capital Expenditures Versus R&D Outlays

Posted: 17 Feb 2002
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Analysis Group, Inc. and University of MiamiNorthwestern University

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R&D; Capitalization

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Are Corporations Reducing or Taking Risks with Derivatives?

Posted: 18 Jan 2001
Ludger Hentschel and S.P. Kothari
Alternative Risk Premia Investments and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Life Insurance or Lottery: Are Corporations Managing or Taking Risks with Derivatives?

Posted: 29 Aug 1998
Ludger Hentschel and S.P. Kothari
Alternative Risk Premia Investments and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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The CAPM: 'Reports of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated'

FR 95-21
Posted: 20 Jul 1998
S.P. Kothari, Jay A. Shanken and Richard G. Sloan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting

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A Market-Based Evaluation of Discretionary-Accrual Models

Simon School of Business Working Paper FR 96-01
Posted: 05 Jul 1998
Wayne R. Guay, S.P. Kothari and Ross L. Watts
University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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56.

Measuring Long-Horizon Security Price Performance

Working Paper FR 95-19
Posted: 01 Jul 1998
S.P. Kothari and Jerold B. Warner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Rochester – Simon Business School

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57.

Lack of Timeliness and Noise as Explanations for the Low Contemporaneous Return-Earnings Association

Rochester Working Paper No. FR 94-03
Posted: 25 Apr 1998
University of Iowa - Department of Accounting, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting

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58.

Book-to-Market, Dividend Yield, and Expected Market Returns: A Time-Series Analysis

Working Paper FR 95-13
Posted: 25 Apr 1998
S.P. Kothari and Jay A. Shanken
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School

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59.

Measuring Mutual Fund Performance

# FR 97-11
Posted: 01 Oct 1997
S.P. Kothari and Jerold B. Warner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Rochester – Simon Business School

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60.

Measuring Delivered Performance

Working Paper FR 96-07
Posted: 08 Sep 1997
University of Rochester - Simon School (Deceased), New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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61.

Earnings Versus Price Changes: Delivered Versus Expected Performance

Posted: 09 Sep 1996
University of Rochester - Simon School (Deceased), New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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62.

The Correlation Structure of Earnings Cash Flows and Accruals

Posted: 19 Jun 1995
Patricia Dechow, S.P. Kothari and Ross L. Watts
USC Marshall School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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