Vesa Pursiainen

University of St. Gallen

Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance

Unterer Graben 21

St.Gallen, 9000

Switzerland

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Cultural Biases in Equity Analysis

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 121 Posted: 19 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Vesa Pursiainen
University of St. Gallen
Downloads 824 (38,735)
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cultural bias, trust, analyst recommendation, stock returns

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When Paper Losses Get Physical: Domestic Violence and Stock Returns

Proceedings of Paris December 2020 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
Tse-Chun Lin and Vesa Pursiainen
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 446 (85,054)

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domestic violence, intimate partner violence, stress, household, behavior

3.

Fund What You Trust? Social Capital in Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2020
Tse-Chun Lin and Vesa Pursiainen
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 441 (86,195)
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crowdfunding, social capital, trust, Kickstarter, moral hazard

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Gender Differences in Reward-Based Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2018
Tse-Chun Lin and Vesa Pursiainen
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 301 (132,173)
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crowdfunding, fintech, gender differences, overconfidence, Kickstarter

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Entrepreneur Debt Aversion and Financing Decisions: Evidence from COVID-19 Support Programs

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Mikael Paaso, Vesa Pursiainen and Sami Torstila
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), University of St. Gallen and Aalto University
Downloads 263 (151,855)
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debt aversion, small business loans, liquidity, COVID-19, government support

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Stress Testing Banks' Digital Capabilities: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2021
Alan Kwan, Chen Lin, Vesa Pursiainen and Mingzhu Tai
The University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of St. Gallen and The University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 260 (153,631)

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information technology, banks, branches, COVID-19, SME loans

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The Role of Statistical Literacy in Risk Perceptions and Behavior During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
Daniel Metzger, Mikael Paaso and Vesa Pursiainen
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and University of St. Gallen
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statistical literacy, COVID-19, risk estimates, social distancing, vaccines, health attitudes, communication

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Social Trust Distance in Mergers and Acquisitions

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
Tse-Chun Lin and Vesa Pursiainen
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of St. Gallen
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mergers and acquisitions, cultural difference, trust, social capital, synergies

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The Round Number Heuristic and Entrepreneur Crowdfunding Performance

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
Tse-Chun Lin and Vesa Pursiainen
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 166 (232,123)
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crowdfunding performance, round number heuristic, Kickstarter, ļ¬ntech, entrepreneur

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Analyst Incentives and Stock Return Synchronicity: Evidence from MiFID II

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
Yihan Li, Xin Liu and Vesa Pursiainen
University of Bath, School of management, School of Finance, Renmin University of China and University of St. Gallen
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stock return synchronicity, price informativeness, sell-side analysts, MiFID II

11.

Inaccurate Information in Marketplace Loans

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2020
Vesa Pursiainen
University of St. Gallen
Downloads 130 (282,403)
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marketplace loan, inaccurate information, credit risk, round number heuristic

12.

Competition and the Reputational Costs of Litigation

University of St.Gallen, School of Finance Research Paper No. 2020/07
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2021
Felix von Meyerinck, Vesa Pursiainen and Markus Schmid
University of St. Gallen - School of Finance, University of St. Gallen and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance
Downloads 121 (297,927)

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class action lawsuits, corporate misbehavior, competition, reputational costs

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Business Outlook and Financing Alternatives of Finnish Entrepreneurs During the COVID-19 Crisis

Nordic Journal of Business, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Feb 2021
Mikael Paaso, Vesa Pursiainen and Sami Torstila
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), University of St. Gallen and Aalto University
Downloads 69 (423,285)

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COVID-19, Business outlook, Public subsidies, Finland

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Trust in Finance and Consumer Fintech Adoption

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Oct 2021
Mikael Paaso, Deniz Okat and Vesa Pursiainen
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and University of St. Gallen
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Partisan Depositor Responses to a Currency Shock

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Apr 2021
Xiangyang Gao, Chen Lin, Vesa Pursiainen and Yuchen Xu
The University of Hong Kong - University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, University of St. Gallen and Peking University HSBC Business School
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currency shock, household behavior, bank deposits, exchange rate risk

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Geographic Proximity in Short Selling

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2021
Xiaolin Huo, Xin Liu and Vesa Pursiainen
Renmin University of China, School of Finance, Renmin University of China and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 41 (539,118)

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short selling, geography, information, investor performance, hedge funds

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Retail Customer Reactions to Private Equity Acquisitions

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Oct 2021
Vesa Pursiainen and Tereza Tykvova
University of St. Gallen and University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute of Banking and Finance
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