Stephen Hillegeist

Assoc Professor

  • 916 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
19992016
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Education/Academic qualification

MS, University of California-Berkeley

… → 1998

PHD, University of California-Berkeley

… → 1998

BA, Princeton University

… → 1990

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Research Output 1999 2016

  • 916 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 8 Article
9 Citations (Scopus)

Financial distress risk and new CEO compensation

Chang, W. J., Hayes, R. M. & Hillegeist, S., Feb 1 2016, In : Management Science. 62, 2, p. 479-501 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CEO compensation
Financial distress
Chief executive officer
Turnover
Incentives
7 Citations (Scopus)

Directors' and officers' legal liability insurance and audit pricing

Chung, H. S. H., Hillegeist, S. & Wynn, J. P., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. 34, 6, p. 551-577 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liability insurance
opportunism
audit
director
pricing
59 Citations (Scopus)

The incentives of compensation consultants and CEO pay

Cadman, B., Carter, M. E. & Hillegeist, S., Apr 2010, In : Journal of Accounting and Economics. 49, 3, p. 263-280 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consultants
Incentives
CEO pay
Conflict of interest
Oversight
39 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of earnings surprises on information asymmetry

Brown, S., Hillegeist, S. & Lo, K., Jun 2009, In : Journal of Accounting and Economics. 47, 3, p. 208-225 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information asymmetry
Earnings surprises
Surprise
Asymmetry
Factors
194 Citations (Scopus)

How disclosure quality affects the level of information asymmetry

Brown, S. & Hillegeist, S., Sep 2007, In : Review of Accounting Studies. 12, 2-3, p. 443-477 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information asymmetry
Investors
Disclosure quality
Asymmetry of information
Investor relations