Associate Professor Jason   Zein
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Jason Zein

  • PhD, University of New South Wales
  • BCom (First Class Hons.),University of New South Wales
Business School
Sch of Bank & Fin

Research Interests: Jason Zein's research interests include empirical corporate finance, international corporate governance, corporate ownership and control, family firms,  international investment, venture capital and private equity.

Phone
+61 2 9385 5875
Location
UNSW Business School - Ref E12 Level 3, Office 310

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2015
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Pham PK; Zein J; Masulis R, 2015, 'Ownership and Control in Family Business Groups around the World', in Research Handbook on Shareholder Power, Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 131 - 167, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781782546856.00018
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Masulis RW; Pham PK; Zein J, 2015, 'Chapter 7: Ownership and control in family business groups around the world', in Research Handbook on Shareholder Power, pp. 131 - 167, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781782546856.00018
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Islam E; Rahman L; Sen R; Zein J, 2021, 'Eyes on the Prize: Do Industry Tournament Incentives Shape the Structure of Executive Compensation?', Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Masulis R; Pham P, 2020, 'Family Business Group Expansion through IPOs: The Role of Internal Capital Markets in Financing Growth while Preserving Control', Management Science, vol. 66, pp. 5191 - 5215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1287/mnsc.2019.3418
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Islam E; Zein J, 2020, 'Inventor CEOs', Journal of Financial Economics, vol. 132, pp. 505 - 527, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfineco.2019.06.009
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Dou Y; Masulis R; Zein J, 2018, 'Shareholder Wealth Consequences of Insider Pledging of Company Stock as Collateral for Personal Loans', Review of Financial Studies, vol. 32, pp. 4810 - 4854, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rfs/hhz034
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J, 2014, 'Filling the Capital Gap: The Financing Case for Crowd Sourced Equity Funding in Australia', Journal of Banking and Finance: Law and Practice
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Deng H; Moshirian F; Pham PK; Zein J, 2013, 'Creating value by changing the old guard: The impact of controlling shareholder heterogeneity on firm performance and corporate policies', Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, vol. 48, pp. 1781 - 1811, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022109014000039
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Suchard JC; Pham KP; Zein J, 2012, 'Corporate Governance and the Cost of Capital: Evidence from Australian Companies', The Bank of America Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, vol. 24, pp. 84 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-6622.2012.00392.x
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Masulis R; Pham P; Zein J, 2011, 'Family Business Groups around the World: Costs and Benefits of Pyramids', Review of Financial Studies, vol. 24, pp. 3556 - 3600, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/rfs/hhr052
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Li D; Moshirian F; Pham KP; Zein J, 2006, 'When Financial Institutions are Large Shareholders- The Role of Macro Corporate Governance Environments', Journal of Finance, vol. 61, pp. 2975 - 3007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-6261.2006.01009.x
    Journal articles | 2004
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Martens M; Zein J, 2004, 'Predicting financial volatility: High-frequency time-series forecastsvis-a-vis implied volatility', Journal of Futures Markets, vol. 24, pp. 1005 - 1028, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fut.20126
  • Working Papers | 2020
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Islam ME; Rahman L; Sen R; Zein J, 2020, Eyes on the Prize: Do Industry Tournament Incentives Shape the Structure of Executive Compensation?, Cambridge University Press, http://dx.doi.org, https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3653980
    Working Papers | 2019
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Masulis R; Zein J; Ang A; Pham P, 2019, Internal Capital Markets in Family Business Groups during the Global Financial Crisis, http://dx.doi.org
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Rahman L; Islam E; Sen R, 2018, 'Employee Satisfaction and Corporate Innovation: Evidence from Quasi-Exogenous Natural Experiments', Tianjin, presented at China International Conference in Finance, Tianjin, 10 July 2018 - 13 July 2018
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Pham PK; Zein J; Masulis R, 2015, 'Internal Capital Markets in Family Business Groups during the Global Financial Crisis', in Internal Capital Markets in Family Business Groups during the Global Financial Crisis, Northern Finance Association, Lake Louise, Canada, presented at Northern Finance Association, Lake Louise, Canada, 18 September 2015 - 20 September 2015
    Working Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Pham PK; Zein J; Qin S, 2015, Do Bilateral Investment Treaties Matter? Evidence from the Global M&A Market, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Pham PK; moshirian F; zein J; liu W, 2015, Why do Foreigners Become Blockholders? Theory and Evidence, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Dinh H; Pham P, 2014, Technology Transfers through Mergers and Acquisitions, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Lu M; Pham P; Moshirian , 2014, Does Corporate Governance Matter to Institutional Shareholders, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2014
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Masulis , 2014, Control Rights and Corporate Governance: The Threat of Covenant Violation, http://dx.doi.org
    Working Papers | 2013
    Associate Professor Jason Zein
    Zein J; Pham P; Masulis R; kwan A, 2013, Value at the End of the Tunnel: Business Groups in the M&A Market, http://dx.doi.org

Awards

Grants

  • Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Grant, $100,000, (2012-2013)
  • UNSW Business School Research Grants, $18,000, (2010)
  • UNSW Business School Research Grants, $13,000, (2005)

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