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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 38 Citations 13,826 98 World Ranking 1277 National Ranking 146

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Capitalism
  • Microeconomics

Julian R. Franks mainly focuses on Accounting, Shareholder, Creditor, Finance and Control. His study in the field of Equity also crosses realms of Benchmark. His Shareholder research incorporates elements of Unobservable and Process.

His study in Creditor is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Actuarial science and Bankruptcy. His Finance study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Incentive and Investment fund. His work is dedicated to discovering how Debt, Financial system are connected with Investor protection and other disciplines.

His most cited work include:

  • Underpricing, ownership and control in initial public offerings of equity securities in the UK (498 citations)
  • Ownership and Control of German Corporations (447 citations)
  • An Empirical Investigation of U.S. Firms in Reorganization (437 citations)

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

Julian R. Franks mainly investigates Finance, Accounting, Shareholder, Equity and Control. When carried out as part of a general Finance research project, his work on Bankruptcy, Investor protection, Asset management and Financial regulation is frequently linked to work in Sample, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of study. His work deals with themes such as Capital, Pension, Corporate governance, Investment management and Restructuring, which intersect with Accounting.

His Shareholder research includes elements of Initial public offering, Monetary economics, Institutional investor and Market economy. He has included themes like Private equity and Cash in his Equity study. His Control study which covers Capital market that intersects with Stock exchange.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Finance (49.70%)
  • Accounting (35.50%)
  • Shareholder (29.59%)

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

  • Finance (49.70%)
  • Institutional investor (21.30%)
  • Corporate governance (18.34%)

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

Julian R. Franks focuses on Finance, Institutional investor, Corporate governance, Sample and Hedge fund. He interconnects Control, Investment opportunities and Political economy in the investigation of issues within Finance. His Institutional investor research incorporates elements of Shareholder, Asset management and Portfolio.

His Shareholder study incorporates themes from Audit and Financial system. His studies deal with areas such as Financial economics, Accounting, Domestic market and Debtor as well as Hedge fund. His Accounting research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Listing and Spillover effect.

Between 2010 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Life Cycle of Family Ownership: International Evidence (129 citations)
  • Returns to hedge fund activism: An international study (60 citations)
  • The ownership of Japanese corporations in the 20th Century (35 citations)

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

  • Finance
  • Capitalism
  • Microeconomics

Julian R. Franks mostly deals with Sample, Control, Institutional investor, Hedge fund and Finance. His Control research integrates issues from Financial market, Investment opportunities, Creditor, Financial system and Investor protection. His research integrates issues of Financial economics, Domestic market and Demographic economics in his study of Institutional investor.

His Finance research includes elements of Incentive and Actuarial science. His Variation investigation overlaps with Corporate governance and Accounting. His work on Executive compensation as part of general Corporate governance study is frequently connected to Reservation, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them.

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Best Publications

Ownership and Control of German Corporations

Julian Franks;Colin Mayer.
Review of Financial Studies (2001)

1062 Citations

Underpricing, ownership and control in initial public offerings of equity securities in the UK

M.J. Brennan;J. Franks.
Journal of Financial Economics (1997)

1015 Citations

The postmerger share-price performance of acquiring firms

Julian Franks;Robert Harris;Sheridan Titman.
Journal of Financial Economics (1991)

869 Citations

Returns to shareholder activism: evidence from a clinical study of the Hermes UK Focus Fund

Marco Becht;Julian R. Franks;Colin Mayer;Stefano Rossi.
Review of Financial Studies (2009)

773 Citations

Hostile takeovers and the correction of managerial failure

Julian Franks;Colin Mayer.
Journal of Financial Economics (1996)

720 Citations

An Empirical Investigation of U.S. Firms in Reorganization

Julian R. Franks;Walter N. Torous.
Journal of Finance (1989)

680 Citations

Do Bankruptcy Codes Matter? A Study of Defaults in France, Germany, and the U.K.

Sergei A. Davydenko;Julian R. Franks.
Journal of Finance (2008)

665 Citations

A comparison of financial recontracting in distressed exchanges and chapter 11 reorganizations

Julian R Franks;Walter N Torous.
Journal of Financial Economics (1994)

615 Citations

Shareholder wealth effects of corporate takeovers

Julian R. Franks;Robert S. Harris.
Journal of Financial Economics (1989)

540 Citations

Who Disciplines Management in Poorly Performing Companies

Julian R Franks;Colin Mayer;Luc Renneboog.
Journal of Financial Intermediation (2001)

474 Citations

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