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Should Defined Contribution Plans Include Private Equity Investments?

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Signaling Legitimacy: Why Mixed-Gender Coalitions Outperform Single-Gender Coalitions in Advocating for Gender Equity

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Credit Market Fluidity

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The Effect of Changes in Legal Liability on Credit Rating Agencies’ Reliance on Financial Statement Information and Rating Quality

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A War on Sugar? Effects of Reduced Sugar Content and Package Size in the Soda Category

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Soda Taxes and Marketing Conduct

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Standing on the Parent’s Shoulder or in its Shadow? Alliance Partner Overlap Between Employee Spinouts and Their Parents

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Do Firms Respond to Gender Pay Gap Transparency?

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Insurers As Asset Managers and Systemic Risk

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How Does Human Capital Affect Investing? Evidence from University Endowments

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Productive Tensions: How Every Leader Can Tackle Innovation’s Toughest Trade-Offs

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Managing Hybrid Work

Hidden Performance: Salary History Bans and the Gender Pay Gap

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The Effects of High-skilled Firm Entry on Incumbent Residents

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Dancing to the Same Tune: Commonality in Securities Lending Fees

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What determines where opportunity knocks? Political affiliation in the selection of Opportunity Zones 

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Breaking “Bad”: Negativity’s benefit for entrepreneurial funding

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Going Alone or Together? A Configurational Analysis of Solo Founding vs. Cofounding

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2022 Trends in Entrepreneurship Report

It’s not only what you do, but why you do it: How managerial motives influence employees’ fairness judgments

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How Long Should a Founder Remain CEO?

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Shielding firm value: Employment protection and process innovation

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Foreign Aid through Domestic Tax Cuts? Evidence from Multinational Firm Presence in Developing Countries

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Community Action Study Examines Impact of COVID-19 on Low-Income Families and Communities in North Carolina

Business Alert! Gale Force Demographic Wind Gusts Ahead

The Wisdom of Crowds in FinTech: Evidence from Initial Coin Offerings

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Leveraging Private Enterprise: Incubation of New Industries to Address the Public Sector’s Mission-Oriented Grand Challenges

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Cash-based bonus plans as a strategic communication, coordination and commitment mechanism

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Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Low-Income Households and Communities in North Carolina

Choosing to Disagree: Endogenous Dismissiveness and Overconfidence in Financial Markets

Who Sells During a Crash? Evidence from Tax Return Data on Daily Sales of Stock

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The Microstructure of the U.S. Housing Market: Evidence from Millions of Bargaining Interactions

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Measuring the True Value of Corporate Well-Being Interventions

Learning in Financial Markets: Implications for Debt-Equity Conflicts

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The errors of experts: When expertise hinders effective provision and seeking of advice and feedback

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After the IPO: Entrepreneurs’ transition to philanthropy

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Tractable Term-Structure Models

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Machine Learning Time Series Regressions With an Application to Nowcasting

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Reversing Hospital Consolidation: The Promise Of Physician-Owned Hospitals

Tax Boycotts

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Measuring and calibrating the racial/ethnic densities of executives in US publicly traded companies

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Taper Tantrums: Quantitative Easing, Its Aftermath, and Emerging Market Capital Flows

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Finding Fortune: How Do Institutional Investors Pick Asset Managers?

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Competition or Conflict of Interest—Stark Choices

Proceed with Caution in Reopening Public Schools

A Parsimonious Theory of Subjective Probability

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Predicting the VIX and the volatility risk premium: The role of short-run funding spreads Volatility Factors

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Prioritize High-Risk Demographics in Vaccine Rollout

Solutions for Medicare’s Continual Fiscal Crisis

Coronavirus Vaccine Distribution: A Race Blind Approach to a Racially Disparate Problem