University of Oregon Associate Professor of Finance Stephen McKeon

ABOUT ME

Stephen B. McKeon

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I'm an associate professor of finance at the University of Oregon where I study cryptoassets, private equity, corporate risk-taking, and security issuance. I teach corporate finance, venture capital, and FinTech in our undergraduate, MBA, and PhD programs.



UO Profile

Address

1208 Univ. of Oregon
381 Lillis
Eugene, OR 97403-1208

Phone

541-346-8556

RESEARCH

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Published Articles:

"Do Takeover Laws Matter? Evidence from Five Decades of Hostile Takeovers"
Journal of Financial Economics (forthcoming), with Matthew D. Cain and Steven Davidoff Solomon

"Proactive Leverage Increases and the Value of Financial Flexibility"
Journal of Applied Corporate Finance 28 (Fall 2016), 17-28, with David J. Denis

"CEO Personal Risk-Taking and Corporate Policies"
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 51 (February 2016), 139-164, with Matthew D. Cain

"Debt Financing and Financial Flexibility: Evidence from Pro-active Leverage Increases"
Review of Financial Studies 25 (June 2012), 1897-1929, with David J. Denis

Other publications:

"Corporate Governance and Ownership Structure"
(with John J. McConnell and Wei Xu) in Corporate Governance, Eds. H. Kent Baker and Ronald Anderson, (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2010)

Working papers:

"Employee Option Exercise and Equity Issuance Motives"

"Intermediation in Private Equity: The Role of Placement Agents"
(with Matt Cain and Steven Davidoff Solomon)

"Persistent Operating Losses and Corporate Financial Policies"
(with Dave Denis)

CV

DATA

Takeover Index (.csv file)
Capital Liquidity data (.xlsx file)
From: Cain, Matthew D., Stephen B. McKeon, and Steven Davidoff Solomon, 2016, Do Takeover Laws Matter? Evidence from Five Decades of Hostile Takeovers, Journal of Financial Economics (forthcoming)

Calculating delta and vega (.zip file, SAS)
From: Cain, Matthew D. and Stephen B. McKeon, 2016, CEO Personal Risk-taking and Corporate Policies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 51, 139-164

CONTACT ME

Email:
smckeon@uoregon.edu

Phone:
(541) 346-8556

Office Address:
1208 University of Oregon
381 Lillis
Eugene, OR 97403-1208