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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 32 Citations 9,332 152 World Ranking 1818 National Ranking 1082

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Statistics
  • Microeconomics

Finance, Shareholder, Monetary economics, Small business and Insider are his primary areas of study. His research in the fields of Capital structure overlaps with other disciplines such as Organizational form. His study looks at the intersection of Shareholder and topics like Sample with Matching.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Mergers and acquisitions and Payment. His Small business research includes themes of Estate tax, Transaction cost and Industrial organization. His Agency cost research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Executive compensation, Dividend policy and Principal–agent problem.

His most cited work include:

  • Agency Costs and Ownership Structure (1243 citations)
  • Small Business Uniqueness and the Theory of Financial Management (404 citations)
  • On the Theory of Finance for Privately Held Firms (370 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Finance, Monetary economics, Financial economics, Shareholder and Accounting. James S. Ang has researched Finance in several fields, including Capital adequacy ratio and Capital budgeting, Investment. His Monetary economics study also includes

  • Stock market that intertwine with fields like Value,
  • Capital structure most often made with reference to Corporate finance.

His work in Financial economics covers topics such as Econometrics which are related to areas like Event study. His Shareholder research includes themes of Sample, Payment and Equity. His Executive compensation research includes elements of Actuarial science and Labour economics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Finance (25.44%)
  • Monetary economics (22.37%)
  • Financial economics (17.11%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2021)?

  • Monetary economics (22.37%)
  • Finance (25.44%)
  • Mergers and acquisitions (5.26%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Monetary economics, Finance, Mergers and acquisitions, Corporate finance and Corporate governance. The Monetary economics study combines topics in areas such as Shareholder, Stock market, Capital structure, Debt and Common stock. His research investigates the connection with Finance and areas like Investment which intersect with concerns in Portfolio, Financial economics and External debt.

His Mergers and acquisitions study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Stock price and Empirical research. His Corporate finance study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Information asymmetry, Management science, Exploit and Process. His research integrates issues of Enterprise value, Accounting and Robustness in his study of Corporate governance.

Between 2010 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Does Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights Matter in China? Evidence from Financing and Investment Choices in the High-Tech Industry (73 citations)
  • Trust, Investment, and Business Contracting (54 citations)
  • Financial flexibility: Do firms prepare for recession? (50 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Finance
  • Statistics
  • Microeconomics

His primary scientific interests are in Corporate governance, Finance, Divestment, Monetary economics and Investment. His Corporate governance research incorporates themes from Dividend, Listing, Business ethics and Scale. His work often combines Finance and Ex-ante studies.

He interconnects Private equity, Marketing and Agency cost in the investigation of issues within Divestment. His studies in Monetary economics integrate themes in fields like Mergers and acquisitions and Stock price. He combines subjects such as External debt and Market timing with his study of Investment.

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Best Publications

Agency Costs and Ownership Structure

James S. Ang;Rebel A. Cole;James Wuh Lin.
Journal of Finance (2000)

2989 Citations

The Administrative Costs of Corporate Bankruptcy: A Note

James S. Ang;Jess H. Chua;John J. Mcconnell.
Journal of Finance (1982)

734 Citations

Small Business Uniqueness and the Theory of Financial Management

James S. Ang.
The Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance (1991)

625 Citations

On the Theory of Finance for Privately Held Firms

James S. Ang.
The Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance (1992)

563 Citations

DIRECT EVIDENCE ON THE MARKET-DRIVEN ACQUISITION THEORY

James S. Ang;Yingmei Cheng.
Journal of Financial Research (2006)

409 Citations

The Leasing Puzzle

James Ang;Pamela P. Peterson.
Journal of Finance (1984)

343 Citations

Government ownership and the performance of government-linked companies: The case of Singapore

James S. Ang;David K. Ding.
Journal of Multinational Financial Management (2006)

305 Citations

Direct Evidence on the Market-Driven Acquisitions Theory

James S. Ang;Yingmei Cheng.
Social Science Research Network (2003)

184 Citations

Earnouts in Mergers: Agreeing to Disagree and Agreeing to Stay

Ninon Kohers;James Ang.
The Journal of Business (2000)

171 Citations

The underwriting experience of commercial bank affiliates prior to the Glass-Steagall Act: A reexamination of evidence for passage of the act

James S. Ang;Terry Richardson.
Journal of Banking and Finance (1994)

167 Citations

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