Accepted by Christine Botosan. We appreciate the helpful comments of Christine Botosan, two anonymous referees, Jonathan Cohn, Ilia Dichev, Amy Dittmar, Russell Lundholm, Linda Myers, Terry Shevlin, Doug Skinner, and Noah Stoffman, as well as workshop participants at the London Business School Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference. We thank Patricia Dechow, Weili Ge, Chad Larson, and Richard Sloan for providing their AAER data. This paper was previously titled “Do Dividends Indicate Honesty? An Examination of Dividend Policy at Firms Accused of Accounting Fraud.”
Dividend Policy at Firms Accused of Accounting Fraud†
Article first published online: 3 DEC 2012
© 2012 The Canadian Academic Accounting Association
Contemporary Accounting Research
Volume 30, Issue 2, pages 818–850, Summer 2013 (June)
How to Cite
Caskey, J. and Hanlon, M. (2013), Dividend Policy at Firms Accused of Accounting Fraud. Contemporary Accounting Research, 30: 818–850. doi: 10.1111/j.1911-3846.2012.01173.x
- Issue published online: 13 JUN 2013
- Article first published online: 3 DEC 2012
- Accepted manuscript online: 6 APR 2012 10:45AM EST
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