Journal articles

 
1. "Fire sales and house prices: Evidence from estate sales due to sudden death", with S. Andersen. Management Science 63 (1), 201-212. January 2017.
 
2. "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.
 
3. "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.
 
4. "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.
 
5. "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.
 
6. "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.
 
7. "The value of independent directors: Evidence from sudden deaths", with B.D. Nguyen. Journal of Financial Economics 89 (3), 550-567. December 2010.
 
8. "Incentive and entrenchment effects in European ownership", with M. Bennedsen. Journal of Banking and Finance 34 (9), 2212-2229. September 2010.
 
9. "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.
 
10. "Institutional investors and private equity". Review of Finance 12 (1), 185-219. January 2008.
 
11. "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.
 
12. "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

13. "Personal costs of executive turnovers". October 2016.
 
14. "Does accountability deter individuals from serving as independent directors? Evidence from a corporate governance reform in India", with L. Naaraayanan. August 2016.
 
15. "Once bitten, twice shy: The role of inertia and personal experiences in risk taking", with S. Andersen and T. Hanspal. July 2016. Revise and resubmit, Journal of Financial Economics.
 
16. "The value of long-term planning: Evidence from succession planning in family firms", with M. Bennedsen. November 2015.
 
17. "Return to political power in a low corruption environment", with M. Amore and M. Bennedsen. September 2015.
 
18. "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.
 
19. "When blockholders leave feet first: Do ownership and control affect value?", with B.D. Nguyen. June 2013.