Friday, August 19, 2011, 2:00-3:45 pm; Behavioral Finance
Firm and CEO Behavior - C5

Session Chair: Gustavo Grullon, Rice University

  • Do They Do It For The Money? PDF
    Utpal Bhattacharya1, Cassandra Marshall2
    Indiana University1; University of Richmond 2
    • Discussant: Thomas Moeller, Texas Christian University
  • The WACC Fallacy: The Real Effects of Using a Unique Discount Rate PDF
    Philipp Krueger1, Augustin Landier2, David Thesmar3
    Université de Genève1; Toulouse School of Economics2; HEC Paris3
    • Discussant: Masahiro Watanabe, University of Alberta

  • CEO Narcissism and the Takeover Process: From Private Initiation to Deal Completion PDF
    Nihat Aktas1, Eric de Bodt2, Helen Bollaert3,Richard Roll4
    EM Lyon Business Schook1; University Lille II - SKEMA2; SKEMA Business Schoolt3; University of California - Los Angeles4
    • Discussant: Sebastien Michenaud, Rice University