Samuel Lee

Assistant Professor of Finance @ Santa Clara University

Contact information

Leavey School of BusinessSanta Clara UniversityLucas Hall, RM 216T500 El Camino RealSanta Clara, CA 95053Email: sslee@scu.eduGoogle scholar profile


Lee, S. and P. Persson, forthcoming, "Human Trafficking and Regulating Prostitution," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. (Online Appendix)

Burkart, M. and S. Lee, 2022, "Activism and Takeovers," Review of Financial Studies, 35(4), 1868–96. (Online Appendix)

Bouvard, M. and S. Lee, 2020, "Risk Management Failures," Review of Financial Studies, 33(6), 2421-67. (Online Appendix)

Lee, S. and P. Persson, 2016, "Financing from Family and Friends," Review of Financial Studies, 29(9): 2341-86. (Online Appendix)

Lee, S. and P. Persson, 2016, "Violence and Entry in Prostitution Markets," Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Prostitution (eds. M. Shah & S. Cunningham), OUP: 311-331.

Burkart, M. and S. Lee, 2016, "Smart Buyers," Review of Corporate Finance Studies, 5(2): 239-70.

Burkart, M. and S. Lee, 2015 "Signaling to Dispersed Shareholders and Corporate Control," Review of Economic Studies, 82(3), 922-62.

At, C., M. Burkart, and S. Lee, 2011, "Security-Voting Structure and Bidder Screening," Journal of Financial Intermediation, 20(3), 458-76.

Burkart, M. and S. Lee, 2008, "One Share-One Vote: The Theory," Review of Finance, 12(1), 1-49.

Working papers

Burkart, M., S. Lee, and H. Petri, "LBO Financing"

Persson, P. Roketskiy, N. Lee, S., "Circles of Trust: Rival Information in Social Networks" (Supplementary Material)

Work in progress

Buying a seat at the table: Bankruptcy law and distress investing (with M. Burkart & V. Vladimirov)

Time competition and internal governance (with M. Bouvard)

Family governance (with P. Persson)