CEO Confidence and Unreported R&D
Management Science, pp. 5725-5747, 2018.
We investigate whether managerial traits influence corporate decisions to provide mandatory financial disclosures. The results indicate that firms with confident chief executive officers (CEOs) are 24% more likely to report their research and development (Ru0026D) expenditures relative to firms with cautious CEOs. Exploiting staggered, st...More
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