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Pat Akey

Assistant Professor at University of Toronto

Publications

Valuing Changes in Political Networks: Evidence from Campaign Contributions to Close Congressional Elections, 2015, Review of Financial Studies, 28:3188-223

2016 RFS Rising Scholar Award

2013 USC Finance PhD Conference Best Paper Award

 

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Politicizing Consumer Credit, Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming

with Stefan Lewellen and Rawley Heimer

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The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming

with Ian Appel

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Policy Uncertainty, Political Capital, and Firm Risk-Taking with Stefan Lewellen

(Revise and Resubmit at RFS) Link

 

Media Coverage: The Economist

 

Pushing Boundaries: Political Redistricting and Consumer Credit

with Christine Dobridge, Rawley Heimer and Stefan Lewellen

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Media Coverage: NPR, Forbes

 

Hacking Corporate Reputations with Stefan Lewellen, Inessa Liskovich and Christoph Schiller

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Price Revelation from Insider Trading: Evidence from Hacked Earnings News

with Vincent Gregoire and Charles Martineau

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Environmental Externalities of Activism with Ian Appel

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Works in Process

Economic Distress and Asset Reallocation with Ben Iverson

 

 

 

Working Papers