• The effects of CEO succession on corporate restructuring and strategy change 

    Chiu, Shih-chi, 1975- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    This dissertation examines three CEO succession scenarios-established CEOs, new outsider CEOs, and new insider CEOs-and their effect on the strategic actions of firms undergoing portfolio restructuring. I argue that ...
  • Essays on idea sharing and investor performance 

    Kern, Andrew, 1979- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    This dissertation is the study of a novel database from an exclusive and confidential website where a select group of fundamentals-based hedge fund managers privately share investment ideas. I find that the managers' long ...