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Christopher James

William H. Dial/SunTrust Eminent Scholar Chair
Eminent Scholar
University of Florida,
Warrington College of Business
Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate
PO Box 117168 Gainesville FL 32611
Stuzin Hall 303H
(352) 392-3486

Education

PhD - Economics: Industrial Organization, Finance, University of Michigan, 1978
MBA - Finance, University of Michigan, 1977
BA - Michigan State University, 1973

Research Areas

Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Strategy
The Dodd-Frank Act and the Regulation of Risk Retention in Mortgage-Backed Securities
Published Year: 2014
Authors: Christopher James
The Dodd-Frank Act and the Regulation of Risk Retention in Mortgage-Backed Securities
Published Year: 2014
Authors: Christopher James

Why Are Value Enhancing Mergers In Banking So Hard to Find? A Discussion of 'Is the Bank Merger Wave of the 90's Efficient? Lessons from Nine Case Studies
Published Year: 1999
Authors: Steven Kaplan Christopher James

Bank Equity Positions in Distressed Firms
Published Year: 1996
Authors: Anthony Saunders Ingo Walter Christopher James

Private Versus Public Creditor Experience in Distressed Firm Debt Restructurings
Published Year: 1994
Authors: D. Brown M. Mooradian Edward Altman Christopher James
Discussion of 'Financial Institutions and Regulations: The Dilemma in a Deregulated World
Published Year: 1997
Authors: Christopher James

Discussion of 'The Search for Financial Stability: The Past Fifty Years
Published Year: 1985
Authors: Christopher James

An Analysis of FDIC Failed Bank Auction Procedures
Published Year: 1985
Authors: P. Wier Christopher James

Bank Holding Company Acquisitions and Managerial Efficiency
Published Year: 1984
Authors: Christopher James

Loan Rate Indexation and the Allocation of Bank Credit
Published Year: 1980
Authors: Christopher James
Indicators of Collateral Misreporting
Journal: Management Science
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Christopher James

Capital Structure Changes Around IPOS
Journal: Critical Finance Review
Accepted Year: 2016
Authors: Christopher James

The Determinants of Long-Term Corporate Debt Issuances
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 2016
Authors: Christopher James

Indicators of Collateral Misreporting
Journal: Management Science
Accepted Year: 2015
Authors: Christopher James

Ratings Quality and Borrowing Choice
Journal: Journal of Finance
Accepted Year: 2015
Authors: Christopher James

Bank Loans and Troubled Debt Restructurings
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Christopher James

Asset Specificity, Industry Driven Recovery Risk and Loan Pricing
Journal: Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Accepted Year: 2013
Authors: A. Kizilaslan Christopher James

State Foreclosure Laws and the incience of Mortgage Defaults
Journal: Journal of Law and Economics
Accepted Year: 2013
Authors: Dudley Evan Cem Demiroglu Christopher James

How Important is Having 'Skin in the Game?
Journal: Review of Financial Studies, The
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Christopher James

Bank Lending Standards and Access to Lines of Credit
Journal: Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Cem Demiroglu Christopher James

The Use of Bank Lines of Credit in Corporate Liquidity Management: A Review of the Empirical Evidence
Journal: Journal of Banking & Finance
Published Year: 2011
Authors: Cem Demiroglu Christopher James

The Information Content of Bank Loan Covenants
Journal: Review of Financial Studies, The
Published Year: 2010
Authors: C. Demiroglu Christopher James

The Role of Private Equity Group Reputation in LBO Financing
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 2010
Authors: C. Demiroglu Christopher James

Banks and Bubbles: How Good are Bankers at Spotting Winners?
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 2007
Authors: L. Gonzalez Christopher James

Investor Monitoring and Differences in Mutual Fund Performance
Journal: Journal of Banking & Finance
Published Year: 2006
Authors: J. Karceski Christopher James

The Strength of Analyst Coverage Following IPO's
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 2006
Authors: J. Karceski Christopher James

What a Difference a Month Makes: Stock Analyst Valuations Following Initial Public Offerings
Journal: Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Published Year: 2006
Authors: J. Karceski J. Houston Christopher James

Do Banks Provide Financial Slack?
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 2002
Authors: C. Hadlock Christopher James

Do Relationships Have Limits? Banking Relationships, Financial Constraints and Investment
Journal: Journal of Business
Published Year: 2001
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

Where Do Merger Gains Come From? Bank Mergers from the Perspective of Insiders and Outsiders
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 2001
Authors: J. Houston M. Ryngaert Christopher James

Are Banks Still Special? New Evidence in the Corporate Capital-Raising Process
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 2000
Authors: D. Smith Christopher James

Comment on Esty, Narasimhan, and Tufano
Journal: Journal of Banking and Finance
Published Year: 1999
Authors: Christopher James

Do Bank Internal Capital Markets Promote Lending?
Journal: Journal of Banking & Finance
Published Year: 1998
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

Capital Market Frictions and the Role of Internal Capital Markets in Banking
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 1997
Authors: J. Houston D. Marcus Christopher James

Bank Information Monopolies and the Mix of Private and Public Debt Claims
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1996
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

Evolution of Extinction: Where are Banks Headed
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1996
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

RAROC at Bank of America: From Theory to Practice
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1996
Authors: Christopher James

Bank Debt Restructurings and the Composition of Exchange Offers in Financial Distress
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1996
Authors: Christopher James

CEO Compensation and Bank Risk: Is Compensation Structured in Banking Structured to Promote Risk-Taking?
Journal: Journal of Monetary Economics
Published Year: 1995
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

When Do Banks Take Equity in Debt Restructurings?
Journal: Review of Financial Studies, The
Published Year: 1995
Authors: Christopher James

Banc One's Index Amortizing Swap Strategy
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1994
Authors: C. Smith Christopher James

Studies in Financial Institution
Journal: Commercial Banks
Published Year: 1994
Authors: C. Smith Christopher James

The Use of Index Amortizing Swaps by Banc One
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1994
Authors: C. Smith Christopher James

Asset Sales by Financially Distress Firms
Journal: Journal of Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1994
Authors: D. Brown R. Mooradian Christopher James

Management and Organizational Changes in Banking: A Comparison of Regulatory Intervention with Private Creditor Actions in Nonbank Firms
Journal: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy
Published Year: 1993
Authors: J. Houston Christopher James

The Information Content of Distressed Restructurings involving Public and Private Debt Claims
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 1993
Authors: D. Brown B. Mooradian Christopher James

Relationship-Specific Assets and the Pricing of Underwriter Services
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1992
Authors: Christopher James

The Losses Realized in Bank Failures
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1991
Authors: Christopher James

Heterogeneous Creditors and the Market Value of Bank LDC Loan Portfolios
Journal: Journal of Monetary Economics
Published Year: 1990
Authors: Christopher James

Borrowing Relationships, Intermediation and the Cost of Issuing Public Securities
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 1990
Authors: P. Wier Christopher James

Off-Balance Sheet Activities and the Under Investment Problem in Banking
Journal: Journal of Accounting, Auditing
Published Year: 1989
Authors: Christopher James

Empirical Evidence on Implicit Guarantees of Bank Foreign Loan Exposure
Journal: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy
Published Year: 1989
Authors: Christopher James

The Use of Loan Sales and Standby Letters of Credits by Commercial Banks
Journal: Journal of Monetary Economics
Published Year: 1988
Authors: Christopher James

Are Bank Loans Different? Some Evidence From the Stock Market
Journal: Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Published Year: 1988
Authors: P. Wier Christopher James

Some Evidence on the Uniqueness of Bank Loans
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 1987
Authors: Christopher James

Are Bank Loans Special?
Journal: Weekly Letter
Published Year: 1987
Authors: Christopher James

Off-Balance Sheet Banking
Journal: Weekly Letter
Published Year: 1987
Authors: Christopher James

Off-Balance Sheet Banking
Journal: Economic Review
Published Year: 1987
Authors: Christopher James

An Analysis of FDIC Failed Bank Auctions
Journal: Journal of Monetary Economics
Published Year: 1987
Authors: P. Wier Christopher James

Returns to Acquirers and Competition in the Acquisition Market: The Case of Banking
Journal: Journal of Political Economy
Published Year: 1987
Authors: P. Wier Christopher James

The Takeover Market, Corporate Board Composition, and Ownership Structure: The Case of Banking
Journal: Journal of Law and Economics
Published Year: 1987
Authors: J. Brickley Christopher James

Access to Deposit Insurance, Insolvency Rules and the Stock Returns of Financial Institutions
Journal: Journal of Financial Economics
Published Year: 1986
Authors: J. Brickley Christopher James

A VARMA Analysis of the Causal Relations Among Stock Returns, Real Output and Nominal Interest Rates
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1985
Authors: S. Koreisha M. Partch Christopher James

The Effects of Government Regulatory Agencies on Organizations in High Technology and Woods Products Industries
Journal: Academy of Management Journal
Published Year: 1985
Authors: G. Ungson B. Spicer Christopher James

Market Evidence on the Effective Maturity of Bank Assets and Liabilities
Journal: Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
Published Year: 1984
Authors: M. Flannery Christopher James

The Effect of Interest Rate Changes on the Common Stock Returns of Financial Institutions
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1984
Authors: M. Flannery Christopher James

An Analysis of the Effect of State Acquisition Laws on Managerial Efficiency: The Case of Bank Holding Company Acquisitions
Journal: Journal of Law and Economics
Published Year: 1984
Authors: Christopher James

Regulation and the Determination of Bank Capital Changes: A Note
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1983
Authors: J. Dietrich Christopher James

The Relation Between Common Stocks Returns, Trading Activity and Market Value
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1983
Authors: R. Edmister Christopher James

An Analysis of Intra-Industry Differences in the Effect of Regulation: The Case of Deposit Rate Ceilings
Journal: Journal of Monetary Economics
Published Year: 1983
Authors: Christopher James

Is Illiquidity a Bar to Buying Small Cap Stocks?
Journal: Journal of Portfolio Management
Published Year: 1983
Authors: R. Edmister Christopher James

Pricing Alternatives for Loan Commitments: A Note
Journal: Journal of Bank Research
Published Year: 1983
Authors: Christopher James

An Analysis of the Impact of Deposit Rate Ceilings on the Market Values of Thrift Institutions
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1982
Authors: L. Dann Christopher James

An Analysis of Bank Loan Rate Indexation
Journal: Journal of Finance
Published Year: 1982
Authors: Christopher James

Self-Selection and the Pricing of Bank Services, An Analysis of the Market for Bank Loan Commitments and the Role of Compensating Balance Requirements
Journal: Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Published Year: 1981
Authors: Christopher James

The Technology of Risk and Return
Journal: American Economic Review
Published Year: 1981
Authors: Christopher James
Market Based Measures of Risk for Banks and Savings and Loan Associations
Published Year: 1987
Authors: Christopher James

An Economic Analysis of Interindustry Acquisitions of Thrift Institutions
Published Year: 1982
Authors: Christopher James
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