Sunwoo Hwang

PhD Candidate in Finance

Kenan-Flagler Business School,

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Email: sunwoo_hwang(at)kenan-flagler.unc.edu

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Curriculum Vitae

Working Papers

Does Diversification of Share Classes Increase Firm Value? with Sojung Kim and Woochan Kim

Mandating Women on Boards: Evidence from the United States with Anil Shivdasani and Elena Simintzi

  • R&R at Review of Financial Studies
  • Featured in Harvard Law School's Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation (Link)

Shareholder- vs. Stakeholder-Initiated Corporate Social Responsibility

Sarbanes Oxley and Hidden Board Independence: Is a Gray Director the Smoking Gun?

Changing of the Guards: Does Succession Planning Matter? with Dragana Cvijanovic and Nickolay Gantchev

  • Featured in Columbia Law School’s blog on corporations and the capital markets (Link)

Work-in-Progress

Does Employee Job Security Spur Innovation and Entrepreneurship? (Job Market Paper)

Barriers to Entrepreneurship and Education Irrelevance

Theory of Governance: the Generalized Method of Moments Framework

Pre-PhD Papers

When Heirs Become Major Shareholders: Evidence on Pyramiding Financed by Related-Party Sales with Woochan Kim, 2016, Journal of Corporate Finance

Managerial Entrenchment of Anti-Takeover Devices: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Korea with Woochan Kim, 2012, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal