Journal articles

1. "Once bitten, twice shy: The power of personal experiences in risk taking", with S. Andersen and T. Hanspal. Forthcoming in Journal of Financial Economics.
2. "Fire sales and house prices: Evidence from estate sales due to sudden death", with S. Andersen. Management Science 63 (1), 201-212. January 2017.
3. "What death can tell: Are executives paid for their contribution to firm value?", with B.D. Nguyen. Management Science 60 (12), 2994-3010. December 2014.
4. "Ability or finances as constraints on entrepreneurship? Evidence from survival rates in a natural experiment", with S. Andersen. Review of Financial Studies 25 (12), 3684-3710. December 2012.
5. "Private contracting and corporate governance: Evidence from the provision of tag-along rights in Brazil", with M. Bennedsen and T.V. Nielsen. Journal of Corporate Finance 18 (4), 904-918. September 2012.
6. "The return to pension funds' private equity investments: New evidence on the private equity premium puzzle". European Financial Management 17 (3), 436-463. June 2011.
7. "Participation constraints in the stock market: Evidence from unexpected inheritance due to sudden death", with S. Andersen. Review of Financial Studies 24 (5), 1667-1697. May 2011.
8. "The value of independent directors: Evidence from sudden deaths", with B.D. Nguyen. Journal of Financial Economics 89 (3), 550-567. December 2010.
9. "Incentive and entrenchment effects in European ownership", with M. Bennedsen. Journal of Banking and Finance 34 (9), 2212-2229. September 2010.
10. "The causal effect of board size in the performance of small and medium-sized firms", with M. Bennedsen and H.C. Kongsted. Journal of Banking and Finance 32 (6), 1098-1109. June 2008.
11. "Institutional investors and private equity". Review of Finance 12 (1), 185-219. January 2008.
12. "Inside the family firm: The role of families in succession decisions and performance", with M. Bennedsen, F. Perez-Gonzalez, and D. Wolfenzon. The Quarterly Journal of Economics 122 (2), 647-691. May 2007.
13. "The impact of a break-through rule on European firms", with M. Bennedsen. European Journal of Law and Economics 17 (3), 259-283. May 2004.

Working papers

14. "Spillovers in asset prices: The curious case of haunted houses", with U. Bhattacharya and D. Huang. November 2017.
15. "Personal costs of executive turnovers". October 2016. Revise and resubmit, Journal of Finance.
16. "Does accountability deter individuals from serving as independent directors? Evidence from a corporate governance reform in India", with L. Naaraayanan. August 2016.
17. "The value of long-term planning: Evidence from succession planning in family firms", with M. Bennedsen. November 2015.
18. "Return to political power in a low corruption environment", with M. Amore and M. Bennedsen. September 2015.
19. "Inattention and inertia in household finance: Evidence from the Danish mortgage market", with S. Andersen, J.Y. Campbell, and T. Ramadorai. NBER Working Paper #21386. July 2015.
20. "When blockholders leave feet first: Do ownership and control affect value?", with B.D. Nguyen. June 2013.