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 CentER is pleased to announce these recent publications in top journals.

(Forthcoming) in 2017

Department of Accountancy - 2017

Department of Accountancy
Baylis, Burnap, Clatworthy, Gad, Pong Private lenders’ demand for audit Journal of Accounting and Economics, 64(1), 78-97
De Waegenaere, Sansing, Wielhouwer Development cost capitalization during R&D races Contemporary Accounting Research, 34(3), 1522-1546

Department of Econometrics & OR - Econometrics - 2017

Department of Econometrics & OR - Econometrics
Bernal, Carpio, Klein The effects of access to health insurance: Evidence from a regression discontinuity design in Peru Journal of Public Economics, 154, 122-136
Bender, Gärtner, Schweizer Pathwise dynamic programming Mathematics of Operations Research
Schweizer, Szech Optimal revelation of life-changing information Management Science
Schweizer, Szech Revenues and welfare in auctions with information release Journal of Economic Theory, 170, 86-111
Crossley, De Bresser, Delaney, Winter Can survey participation alter household saving behavior? The Economic Journal
He, Einmahl Estimation of extreme depth-based quantile regions Journal of the Royal Statistical Society B, 79(2), 449-461
Peijnenburg, Nijman, Werker Health cost risk: A potential solution to the annuity puzzle The Economic Journal, 127(603), 1598-1625

Department of Econometrics & OR - Operations Research - 2017

Department of Econometrics & OR - Operations Research
Postek, Ben-Tal, Den Hertog, Melenberg Robust optimization with ambiguous stochastic constraints under mean and dispersion information Operations Research
De Klerk, Laurent Comparison of Lasserre's measure-based bounds for polynomial optimization to bounds obtained by simulated annealing Mathematics of Operations Research
Marandi, Den Hertog When are static and adjustable robust optimization with constraint-wise uncertainty equivalent? Mathematical Programming
Zhen, Den Hertog Computing the maximum volume inscribed ellipsoid of a polytopic projection INFORMS Journal on Computing
Ben-Tal, Brekelmans, Den Hertog, Vial Globalized robust optimization for nonlinear uncertain inequalities INFORMS Journal on Computing, 29(2), 350-366
De Klerk, Lasserre, Laurent, Sun Bound-constrained polynomial optimization using only elementary calculations Mathematics of Operations Research, 42(3), 834-853
De Klerk, Laurent, Sun Convergence analysis for Lasserre's measure-based hierarchy of upper bounds for polynomial optimization Mathematical Programming, 162(1), 363-392
De Ruiter, Brekelmans, Den Hertog The impact of the existence of multiple adjustable robust solutions Mathematical Programming, 160(1-2), 531-545
Eijgenraam, Roos, Brekelmans, Den Hertog Optimal strategies for flood prevention Management Science, 63(5), 1644-1656

Department of Economics - 2017

Department of Economics
Willems, Zwart Optimal regulation of network expansion RAND Journal of Economics
Bijlsma, Boone, Zwart The complementarity between risk adjustment and community rating: Distorting market outcomes to facilitate redistribution Journal of Public Economics
Filistrucchi, Prüfer Faithful strategies: How religion shapes nonprofit management Management Science
Cettolin, Suetens Return on trust is lower for immigrants The Economic Journal
Van Leeuwen, Noussair, Offerman, Suetens, Van Veelen, Van de Ven Predictably angry: Facial cues provide a credible signal of destructive behavior Management Science
Picchio, Suetens, Van Ours Labor supply effects of winning the lottery Economic Journal
Aydin, Kok, Brounen Energy efficiency and household behavior: the rebound effect in the residential sector RAND Journal of Economics, 48(3), 749-782
Gerlagh, Liski Carbon prices for the next hundred years The Economic Journal
Dalton, Ghosal Self-fulfilling mistakes: Characterization and welfare The Economic Journal
Brown, Trautmann, Vlahu Understanding bank-run contagion Management Science, 63(7), 2272-2282
Cettolin, Riedl Justice under uncertainty Management Science, 63(11), 3691-3707
Blanco, Dalton, Vargas Does the unemployment benefit institution affect the productivity of workers? Evidence from the field Management Science
Klein, Lambertz, Stahl Market transparency, adverse selection, and moral hazard Journal of Political Economy, 124(6), 1677-1713

Department of Finance - 2017

Department of Finance
Pohl, Schmedders, Wilms Higher-order effects in asset-pricing models with long-run risks Journal of Finance
Braggion, Ongena Banking sector deregulation, bank-firm relationships and corporate leverage The Economic Journal
Cassella, Gulen Extrapolation bias and the predictability of stock returns by price-scaled variables Review of Financial Studies
Braggion, Giannetti Changing corporate governance norms: Evidence from dual class shares in the UK Journal of Financial Intermediation
Castiglionesi, Feriozzi, Lorenzoni Financial integration and liquidity crises Management Science
Beck, Degryse, Van Horen, De Haas When arm’s length is too far. Relationship banking over the credit cycle Journal of Financial Economics
Ebert, Nocetti, Schlesinger Greater mutual aggravation Management Science
Braggion, Dwarkasing, Moore Nothing special about banks: Competition and bank lending in Britain, 1885-1925 Review of Financial Studies, 30(10), 3502-3537
Bongaerts, De Jong, Driessen An asset pricing approach to liquidity effects in corporate bond markets Review of Financial Studies, 30(4), 1229-1269
Liang, Renneboog Finance and society: On the foundations of corporate social responsibility Journal of Finance, 72(2), 853-910
Renneboog, Szilagyi, Vansteenkiste Creditor rights, claims enforcement, and bond performance in mergers and acquisitions Journal of International Business Studies, 48(2), 174-194
Da Rin, Phalippou The importance of size in private equity: Evidence from a survey of private equity limited partners Journal of Financial Intermediation, 31, 64-76
Kempf, Manconi, Spalt Distracted shareholders and corporate actions Review of Financial Studies, 30(5), 1660-1695
Cerqueiro, Hedge, Penas, Seamans Debtor rights, credit supply, and innovation Management Science

Department of Management - Information & Supply Chain Management - 2017

Department of Management - Information Management
Li, Chan, Ou, Ruifeng Discovering public sentiment in social media for predicting stock movement of publicly listed companies Information Systems, 69, 81-92

Department of Management - Strategy & Organization- 2017

Department of Management - Organization & Strategy
Devarakonda, McCann, Reuer Marshallian forces and governance externalities: Location effects on contractual safeguards in R&D alliances Organization Science
Dattée, Alexy, Autio Maneuvering in poor visibility: How firms play the ecosystem game when uncertainty is high Academy of Management Journal
Devarakonda, Reuer Patent citation flows in R&D collaborations: The role of steering committees in managing misappropriation concerns in biotechnology alliances Strategic Management Journal
Hu, He, Blettner, Bettis Conflict inside and outside: Social comparisons and attention shifts in multidivisional firms Strategic Management Journal, 38(7), 14335-1454
Cuypers, Cuypers, Martin When the target may know better: Effects of experience and information asymmetries on value from mergers and acquisitions Strategic Management Journal, 38(3), 609-625

Department of Marketing - 2017

Department of Marketing
Gielens, Geyskens, Deleersnyder, Nohe The new regulator in town:The effect of Walmart’s sustainability mandate on supplier shareholder value Journal of Marketing
Papies, Van Heerde The dynamic interplay between recorded music and live concerts: The role of piracy, unbundling and artist characteristics Journal of Marketing, 81(4), 67-87
Pieters Meaningful mediation analysis: Plausible causal inference and informative communication Journal of Consumer Research
Van Horen, Pieters Out-of-category brand imitation: Product categorization determines copycat evaluation Journal of Consumer Research
Datta, Knox, Bronnenberg Changing their tune: How consumers' adoption of online streaming affects music consumption and discovery Marketing Science
Datta, Ailawadi, Van Heerde How well does consumer-based brand equity align with sales-based brand equity and marketing mix response Journal of Marketing, 81(3), 1-20
Dekimpe, Peers, Van Heerde Marketing budget allocation across countries: The role of the international business cycle Marketing Science
Bronnenberg, Kim, Albuquerque The probit choice model under sequential search with an application to online retailing Management Science