FIN 540 Assignment #1

Individual assignment due at the beginning of class on Thursday, October 12, 2016


1.  (10 points)

Write a brief referee's report on the paper "Information revelation through regulatory process: Interactions between the SEC and companies ahead of the IPO " by Michelle Lowry, Roni Michaely and Ekaterina Volkova. Limit your answers to no more than three (3) double-spaced (12 point fonts or larger and 1" margins on all sides) pages.

Comment on the strengths and weaknesses of the theory and empirical tests discussed in the paper and make suggestions for how the paper could be improved.

This is an individual assignment. If you collaborate, you risk failing the entire course.


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