Douglas W. Diamond and Zhiguo He are with Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, and NBER. The authors gratefully acknowledge research support from the Center for Research in Security Prices at Chicago Booth. Diamond gratefully acknowledges support from the National Science Foundation under award number 0962321. They thank two referees, seminar participants at MIT Sloan, OSU Fisher, Chicago Booth, Columbia, Yale, Harvard, UCLA, NBER 2010 Corporate Finance meeting in Chicago, AFA 2011 in Denver, Southern Methodist University, NYU Stern, Nittai Bergman, Hui Chen, Victoria Ivashina, Gustavo Manso, Gregor Matvos, Henri Pages, Raghu Rajan, Berk Sensoy, Jeremy Stein, Rene Stulz, Sheridan Titman, and especially Stewart Myers and Charles Kahn for insightful comments.
A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang
Version of Record online: 17 MAR 2014
© 2014 The American Finance Association
The Journal of Finance
Volume 69, Issue 2, pages 719–762, April 2014
How to Cite
DIAMOND, D. W. and HE, Z. (2014), A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang. The Journal of Finance, 69: 719–762. doi: 10.1111/jofi.12118
- Issue online: 17 MAR 2014
- Version of Record online: 17 MAR 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 4 NOV 2013 12:00AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 2 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Received: 17 JAN 2011
- National Science Foundation. Grant Number: 0962321
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