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

Link (Revise and Resubmit at RFS)

 

Media Coverage: The Economist

 

Politicizing Consumer Credit with Stefan Lewellen and Rawley Heimer

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Pushing Boundaries: Political Redistricting and Consumer Credit

with Christine Dobridge, Rawley Heimer and Stefan Lewellen

 

The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution with Ian Appel

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Working Papers

Works in Process

Political Engagement and Corporate Social Responsibility with Stefan Lewellen and Inessa Liskovich

 

Stock Market Perceptions of Legal Policy with Thomas Bourveau, and Tony Cookson

 

Elections and Economic Beliefs with Kelly Shue