The theoretical finance literature predicts that overconfident managers overinvest in risky projects and exert more effort to learn about potentially value-enhancing projects in comparison with their unbiased peers. We test this prediction...Read more
Prof. Renee Adams (UNSW Business School, University of New South Wales) presents her paper on "Board Members Values and the Shareholder - Stakeholder Dilemma" at the 2016 ECGI Asia Corporate Governance Dialogue in Tokyo.
Prof. Steven Kaplan (University of Chicago Booth School of Business) presents his paper on "Are CEOs Different? Characteristics of Top Managers" at the 2016 GCGC Conference in Stockholm. Discussion of the paper is then presented by Prof. Dan Puchniak (National University of Singapore). The full paper and slides from this presentation can be downloaded here: www.gcgc.global