Does Corporate Governance Affect Debtholder Value? Evidence from Shareholder Voting


Grant Data
Project Title
Does Corporate Governance Affect Debtholder Value? Evidence from Shareholder Voting
Principal Investigator
Professor Lin, Chen   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Miss Wei Lai   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2017-12-31
Amount
762800
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
corporate governance, shareholder voting, debtholder value, abnormal bond return, regression discontinuity
Discipline
Finance
Panel
Business Studies (B) (under H Panel before 2011/12)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17502915
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
1) identify the impact of corporate governance on debholder value; 2) explore differential impact across governance mechanisms: anti-takeover provisions, board and compensation; 3) understand channels via subsamples partitioned by firm charateristics