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    • Activist Directors: Determinants and Consequences 

      Gow, Ian D; Shin, Sa-Pyung; Srinivasan, Suraj (2014-12-09)
      This paper examines the determinants and consequences of hedge fund activism with a focus on activist directors, i.e., those directors appointed in response to demands by activists. Using a sample of 1,969 activism events ...
    • Essays on Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism 

      Shin, Sa-Pyung (2016-05-13)
      In these essays, I explore the relation between shareholder activism and corporate governance, mainly the board of directors and takeover defense measures. In the first essay, “Takeover defenses in the era of shareholder ...