Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

(The median citation count of Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Climate Change News Risk and Corporate Bond Returns174
The Role of Corporate Culture in Bad Times: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic110
Flattening the Illiquidity Curve: Retail Trading During the COVID-19 Lockdown104
Shadow Banking in a Crisis: Evidence from Fintech During COVID-1980
Does Political Corruption Impede Firm Innovation? Evidence from the United States76
Social Transmission Bias and Investor Behavior73
Investor Attention and Stock Returns72
Board Reforms and Dividend Policy: International Evidence64
The Effects of Cultural Values on Bank Failures around the World60
FinTechs and the Market for Financial Analysis53
Corporate Innovation: Do Diverse Boards Help?51
The Macroeconomic Uncertainty Premium in the Corporate Bond Market49
Who Supplies PPP Loans (and Does It Matter)? Banks, Relationships, and the COVID Crisis48
Stakeholder Orientation and the Cost of Debt: Evidence from State-Level Adoption of Constituency Statutes48
Fiscal Deficits, Bank Credit Risk, and Loan-Loss Provisions46
Why Do Mutual Funds Hold Lottery Stocks?44
Algorithmic Trading and Market Quality: International Evidence42
The COVID-19 Pandemic and Corporate Dividend Policy40
Social Capital, Trusting, and Trustworthiness: Evidence from Peer-to-Peer Lending38
The Exploratory Mindset and Corporate Innovation37
Dynamic Liquidity Management by Corporate Bond Mutual Funds36
The Spillover Effects of Hurricane Katrina on Corporate Bonds and the Choice Between Bank and Bond Financing35
Minimum Wage and Corporate Investment: Evidence from Manufacturing Firms in China35
Do Social Connections Mitigate Hold-up and Facilitate Cooperation? Evidence from Supply Chain Relationships34
Local, Regional, or Global Asset Pricing?32
More Cash, Less Innovation: The Effect of the American Jobs Creation Act on Patent Value31
The Geography of Information Acquisition29
Trading in Fragmented Markets29
Risk-Neutral Skewness, Informed Trading, and the Cross Section of Stock Returns27
Misvaluation and Corporate Inventiveness25
RQ Innovative Efficiency and Firm Value24
Searching for Gambles: Gambling Sentiment and Stock Market Outcomes24
Public Attention to Gender Equality and Board Gender Diversity24
Do Analysts and Their Employers Value Access to Management? Evidence from Earnings Conference Call Participation23
Zeroing In on the Expected Returns of Anomalies22
Benchmark Discrepancies and Mutual Fund Performance Evaluation21
Venture Capitalists and COVID-1920
The Capital Structure Puzzle: What Are We Missing?20
How Does Forced-CEO-Turnover Experience Affect Directors?19
Order-Flow Segmentation, Liquidity, and Price Discovery: The Role of Latency Delays19
Hometown Lending19
Common Analysts: Method for Defining Peer Firms19
Where Does the Predictability from Sorting on Returns of Economically Linked Firms Come From?18
Global Board Reforms and the Pricing of IPOs18
Buying the Vote? The Economics of Electoral Politics and Small-Business Loans18
Gender Gaps in Venture Capital Performance18
ESG Preference, Institutional Trading, and Stock Return Patterns18
Tri-Party Repo Pricing18
Shareholder Litigation and Corporate Social Responsibility18
Sustainability Preferences Under Stress: Evidence from COVID-1917
Exporting Uncertainty: The Impact of Brexit on Corporate America17
How Does Human Capital Matter? Evidence from Venture Capital16
Is Carbon Risk Priced in the Cross Section of Corporate Bond Returns?16
Initial Public Offerings Chinese Style16
Flooded Through the Back Door: The Role of Bank Capital in Local Shock Spillovers16
Informed Trading in the Stock Market and Option-Price Discovery15
Governance Changes through Shareholder Initiatives: The Case of Proxy Access15
Words Matter: The Role of Readability, Tone, and Deception Cues in Online Credit Markets14
Option-Based Estimation of the Price of Coskewness and Cokurtosis Risk14
Litigation Risk Management Through Corporate Payout Policy14
The COVID-19 Crisis and the Allocation of Capital13
Small-Business Survival Capabilities and Fiscal Programs: Evidence from Oakland13
Cultivating Self-Control in FinTech: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Online Consumer Borrowing13
Competition and R&D Financing: Evidence From the Biopharmaceutical Industry13
The Bond-Pricing Implications of Rating-Based Capital Requirements13
Does Government Spending Crowd Out R&D Investment? Evidence from Government-Dependent Firms and Their Peers13
Machine Learning and the Stock Market13
A Global Macroeconomic Risk Model for Value, Momentum, and Other Asset Classes12
Does Board Independence Increase Firm Value? Evidence from Closed-End Funds12
The Puzzle of Frequent and Large Issues of Debt and Equity12
Political Uncertainty and Household Stock Market Participation12
Granularity of Corporate Debt11
Measuring Firm Complexity11
Better Kept in the Dark? Portfolio Disclosure and Agency Problems in Mutual Funds11
Expert Advice: Industry Expertise of M&A Advisors and Acquirer Shareholder Returns11
Debtholder Monitoring Incentives and Bank Earnings Opacity11
Does Securitization Weaken Screening Incentives?11
Maturity Driven Mispricing of Options11
The Dark Side of Executive Compensation Duration: Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions11
Dynamics of Arbitrage11
Pricing Liquidity Risk with Heterogeneous Investment Horizons10
How Does Acquisition Experience Affect Managerial Career Outcomes?10
Internal Labor Markets, Wage Convergence, and Investment10
Inferring Stock Duration Around FOMC Surprises: Estimates and Implications10
Natural Disaster Effects on Popular Sentiment Toward Finance10
Speculation Sentiment10
Retail Attention, Institutional Attention10
Vertical and Horizontal Agency Problems in Private Firms: Ownership Structure and Operating Performance9
Selection Bias in Mutual Fund Fire Sales9
Hot-Stove Effects: The Impact of CEO Past Corporate Experiences on Dividend Policy9
Naïve Style-Level Feedback Trading in Passive Funds9
Deleting Unreported Innovation9
Corporate R&D and Stock Returns: International Evidence9
Do Alpha Males Deliver Alpha? Facial Width-to-Height Ratio and Hedge Funds9
Do Cross-Sectional Predictors Contain Systematic Information?9
Institutional Debtholder Governance9
Crowding and Tail Risk in Momentum Returns9
Lender Forbearance9
Gender, Credit, and Firm Outcomes9
How Does Past Experience Impact Hedge Fund Activism?9
Actively Keeping Secrets From Creditors: Evidence From the Uniform Trade Secrets Act8
The Economics of Supranational Bank Supervision8
Liability Structure and Risk Taking: Evidence from the Money Market Fund Industry8
Proactive Capital Structure Adjustments: Evidence from Corporate Filings8
Media Partisanship and Fundamental Corporate Decisions8
The Informational Role of Ownership Networks in Bank Lending8
Moment Risk Premia and Stock Return Predictability8
Government Employment Guarantee, Labor Supply, and Firms’ Reaction: Evidence from the Largest Public Workfare Program in the World8
Deposit-Lending Synergies: Evidence from Chinese Students at U.S. Universities8
Housing Wealth as Precautionary Saving: Evidence from Urban China8
Do Private Equity Managers Have Superior Information on Public Markets?8
Alternative Work Arrangements and Cost of Equity: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment8
Shareholder Litigation Risk and Firms’ Choice of External Growth8
Creditor Rights and Bank Loan Losses8
Ex Post Bargaining, Corporate Cash Holdings, and Executive Compensation7
Do (Should) Brokers Route Limit Orders to Options Exchanges That Purchase Order Flow?7
The Digital Credit Divide: Marketplace Lending and Entrepreneurship7
Does Financial Market Structure Affect the Cost of Raising Capital?7
Will I Get Paid? Employee Stock Options and Mergers and Acquisitions7
Short-Selling Equity Exchange Traded Funds and Its Effect on Stock Market Liquidity7
Why Did the Investment–Cash Flow Sensitivity Decline over Time?7
Where Do Shareholder Gains in Hedge Fund Activism Come From? Evidence From Employee Pension Plans7
Do Capital Requirements Make Banks Safer? Evidence From a Quasinatural Experiment7
Options Trading and Stock Price Informativeness7
The Impact of Stronger Shareholder Control on Bondholders7
Do FinTech Mortgage Lenders Fill the Credit Gap? Evidence from Natural Disasters7
Economic Policy Uncertainty and Self-Control: Evidence from Unhealthy Choices7
Funding Liquidity Risk and the Dynamics of Hedge Fund Lockups6
Analyst Coverage and Corporate Environmental Policies6
Network Centrality and Managerial Market-Timing Ability6
Resolving a Paradox: Retail Trades Positively Predict Returns but Are Not Profitable6
Skin in the Game: Operating Growth, Firm Performance, and Future Stock Returns6
Maturity Clienteles and Corporate Bond Maturities6
Investing in Low-Trust Countries: On the Role of Social Trust in the Global Mutual Fund Industry6
Dividend Smoothing and Firm Valuation6
Do Natural Disaster Experiences Limit Stock Market Participation?6
Cash Holdings, Capital Structure, and Financing Risk6
Does CEO Succession Planning (Disclosure) Create Shareholder Value?6
Active Technological Similarity and Mutual Fund Performance6
Do Funding Conditions Explain the Relation Between Cash Holdings and Stock Returns?6
State Controlling Shareholders and Payout Policy6
Do Large Gains Make Willing Sellers?5
Corporate Hiring Under COVID-19: Financial Constraints and the Nature of New Jobs5
Government Stock Purchase Undermines Price Informativeness: Evidence from China’s “National Team”5
Does Industry Timing Ability of Hedge Funds Predict Their Future Performance, Survival, and Fund Flows?5
To Securitize or to Price Credit Risk?5
Credit Ratings and Corporate Information Production: Evidence from Sovereign Downgrades5
The China Syndrome Affects Banks: The Credit Supply Channel of Foreign Import Competition5
Political Uncertainty and Firm Investment: Project-Level Evidence from M&A Activity5
Deep Learning in Characteristics-Sorted Factor Models5
Quoting Activity and the Cost of Capital5
International Yield Comovements5
Dynamic Compensation Under Uncertainty Shocks and Limited Commitment5
FIEs and the Transmission of Global Financial Uncertainty: Evidence from China5
Liquidity Regulation and Financial Intermediaries5
Less Popular but More Effective Toeholds in Corporate Takeovers5
Does Local Capital Supply Matter for Public Firms’ Capital Structures?5
Investor Heterogeneity and Liquidity5
Private Placements of Equity and Firm Value: Value Enhancing or Value Destroying?4
The Fragility of Organization Capital4
Can Restructuring Gains Be Sustained Without Ownership Changes? Evidence from Withdrawn Privatizations4
Safe-Asset Shortages: Evidence from the European Government Bond Lending Market4
Financial Flexibility: At What Cost?4
Peer Effects in Equity Research4
Heterogeneity of Beliefs and Trading Behavior: A Reexamination4
Do Private Equity Managers Raise Funds on (Sur)real Returns? Evidence from Deal-Level Data4
Eyes on the Prize: Do Industry Tournament Incentives Shape the Structure of Executive Compensation?4
Forward-Looking Policy Rules and Currency Premia4
Private Funds for Ordinary People: Fees, Flows, and Performance4
An Empirical Assessment of Empirical Corporate Finance4
Language Skills and Stock Market Participation: Evidence From Immigrants4
Income Fluctuations and Firm Choice4
The Role of Creditor Protection in Lending and Tax Avoidance4
Short Squeezes and Their Consequences4
Counterparty Risk in Over-the-Counter Markets4
Do Social Networks Facilitate Informed Option Trading? Evidence from Alumni Reunion Networks4
How Do Board Reforms Affect Debt Financing Costs Around the World?4
Indirect Insider Trading4
When Bigger is Better: The Impact of a Tiny Tick Size on Undercutting Behavior4
Why Are Bidder Termination Provisions Included in Takeovers?4
Measuring and Improving Stakeholder Welfare Is Easier Said than Done4
Bringing Innovation to Fruition: Insights From New Trademarks4
The Demise of the NYSE and Nasdaq: Market Quality in the Age of Market Fragmentation4
Consolidating Product Lines via Mergers and Acquisitions: Evidence From the USPTO Trademark Data4
Recovery with Applications to Forecasting Equity Disaster Probability and Testing the Spanning Hypothesis in the Treasury Market4
Underwriter Reputation, Issuer–Underwriter Matching, and SEO Performance4
Overconfident Institutions and Their Self-Attribution Bias: Evidence from Earnings Announcements4
From L.A. to Boise: How Migration Has Changed During the COVID-19 Pandemic4
Mining the Short Side: Institutional Investors and Stock Market Anomalies4
Market Return Around the Clock: A Puzzle4
Information Intermediaries: How Commercial Bankers Facilitate Strategic Alliances4
Speed and Expertise in Stock Picking: Older, Slower, and Wiser?3
Asset Variance Risk Premium and Capital Structure3
Quadrophobia: Strategic Rounding of EPS Data3
Workforce Policies and Operational Risk: Evidence from U.S. Bank Holding Companies3
Unintended Consequences of the Dodd–Frank Act on Credit Rating Risk and Corporate Finance3
The Effects of a U.S. Approach to Enforcement: Evidence from China3
Supranational Rules, National Discretion: Increasing Versus Inflating Regulatory Bank Capital?3
Activist-Appointed Directors3
Shining a Light in a Dark Corner: Does EDGAR Search Activity Reveal the Strategically Leaked Plans of Activist Investors?3
Foreign-Born Resident Networks and Stock Comovement: When Local Bias Meets Home (Country) Bias3
The Design of a Central Counterparty3
Board Governance and Investment Sensitivity to Stock Price: International Evidence3
The Only Constant Is Change: Nonconstant Volatility and Implied Volatility Spreads3
CEO Marketability, Employment Opportunities, and Compensation: Evidence from Compensation Peer Citations3
Credit Default Swaps and Lender Incentives in Bank Debt Renegotiations3
Identifying the Effect of Stock Indexing: Impetus or Impediment to Arbitrage and Price Discovery?3
Public Disclosure and Consumer Financial Protection3
PEAD.txt: Post-Earnings-Announcement Drift Using Text3
Does Sunlight Kill Germs? Stock Market Listing and Workplace Safety3
Stress Testing Banks’ Digital Capabilities: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic3
Taxing the Disposition Effect: The Impact of Tax Awareness on Investor Behavior3
Getting Back to the Source: A New Approach to Measuring Ex Ante Litigation Risk Using Plaintiff-Lawyer Views of SEC Filings3
Financial Development and Micro-Entrepreneurship3
Delegated Monitoring, Institutional Ownership, and Corporate Misconduct Spillovers3
Using Patent Capital to Estimate Tobin’s Q3
Product Market Competition and FDI Decisions3
Inter-Firm Inventor Collaboration and Path-Breaking Innovation: Evidence From Inventor Teams Post-Merger3
Liquidation, Bailout, and Bail-In: Insolvency Resolution Mechanisms and Bank Lending3
An American Call Is Worth More Than a European Call: The Value of American Exercise When the Market Is Not Perfectly Liquid3
Fragmentation and Strategic Market-Making2
The Pricing of Volatility and Jump Risks in the Cross-Section of Index Option Returns2
Collateral Constraints, Financial Constraints, and Risk Management: Evidence From Anti-Recharacterization Laws2
Financial Costs of Judicial Inexperience: Evidence From Corporate Bankruptcies2
The Effect of Organization Capital on the Cost of Bank Loans2
Corporate Patenting, Customer Capital, and Financial Market Outcomes2
Stakeholder Value: A Convenient Excuse for Underperforming Managers?2
The Design and Welfare Implications of Mandatory Pension Plans2
Discounting Restricted Securities2
Online Reputation and Debt Capacity2
CEO Compensation Incentives and Playing It Safe: Evidence from FAS 123R2
Blockholder Disclosure Thresholds and Hedge Fund Activism2
The Role of the Discount Rate in Investment and Employment Decisions2
Discontinued Positive Feedback Trading and the Decline of Return Predictability2
Bank Lines of Credit as a Source of Long-Term Finance2
Agency Costs of Debt in Conglomerate Firms2
Proprietary Knowledge Protection and Product Market Performance2
Does Shareholder Litigation Risk Cause Public Firms to Delist? Evidence from Securities Class Action Lawsuits2
Corporate Governance and Loan-Syndicate Structure2
Information in Financial Contracts: Evidence from Securitization Agreements2
Relative Versus Absolute Performance Evaluation and CEO Decision-Making2
EPS Sensitivity and Mergers2
The Smart Beta Mirage2
TAXI! Do Mutual Funds Pursue and Exploit Information on Local Companies?2
Synthetic Options and Implied Volatility for the Corporate Bond Market2
Measuring “State-Level” Economic Policy Uncertainty2
Trust and Debt Contracting: Evidence From the Backdating Scandal2
Withholding Bad News in the Face of Credit Default Swap Trading: Evidence from Stock Price Crash Risk2
Can Corporate Income Tax Cuts Stimulate Innovation? - ERRATUM2
Financial Globalization and Bank Lending: The Limits of Domestic Monetary Policy2