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Charles C.Y. Wang

Lecturer in Law and Economics
Harvard Law School

Research Fellow
Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance

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Working Papers:

Staggered Boards and the Wealth of Shareholders:
Evidence from Two Natural Experiments

(with Lucian Bebchuk and Alma Cohen)
Harvard Law School Olin Discussion Paper No. 697, June 2011.
Articles about the study in New York Times DealBook and Thomson Reuters

Can Implicit Regulation Change Financial Market Behavior? Evidence from Spitzerís Attack on Market Timers

Explaining the Glass-Steagall Actís Long Life, and Rapid Eventual Demise
(with Y. Wang)

Evaluating Implied Cost of Capital Estimates
(with C. Lee and E. So)

Publications:

Golden Parachutes and the Wealth of Shareholders
(with Lucian Bebchuk and Alma Cohen)
25 Journal of Corporate Finance 140-154 (2014)
Harvard Law School Olin Discussion Paper No. 683, December 2010.
Article about the study in U.S News and World Report

Learning and the Disappearing Association between Governance and Returns
(with Lucian Bebchuk and Alma Cohen)
108 Journal of Financial Economics 323-348 (2013)
Harvard Law School Olin Discussion Paper No. 667
NBER Working Paper No. W15912.
Won the 2013 IRRCi prize for best academic paper

Boardroom Centrality and Firm Performance
(with D. Larcker and E. So)
Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), 55(2-3): 225-250 (April-May 2013)
Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 84.