The following articles have been accepted for publication in The Journal of Finance and are scheduled to appear in the April 2014 issue. You can read the full text of all upcoming articles on the AFA website at the following address:


Lin Peng and Ailsa Röell, “Managerial Incentives and Stock Price Manipulation,” City University of New York and Columbia University.

Kenneth R. Ahern and Jarrad Harford, “The Importance of Industry Links in Merger Waves,” University of Southern California and University of Washington.

Daniel Carvalho, “The Real Effects of Government#x02010;Owned Banks: Evidence from an Emerging Market,” University of Southern California.

Michael Johannes, Arthur Korteweg, and Nicholas Polson, “Sequential Learning, Predictability, and Optimal Portfolio Returns,” Columbia University, Stanford University, and University of Chicago.

Daniel Bradley, Jonathan Clarke, Suzanne Lee, and Chayawat Ornthanalai, “Are Analysts' Recommendations Informative? Intraday Evidence on the Impact of Time Stamp Delays,” University of South Florida, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia Institute of Technology, and University of Toronto.

Leonid Kogan and Dimitris Papanikolaou, “Growth Opportunities, Technology Shocks, and Asset Prices,” Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Northwestern University.

Douglas W. Diamond and Zhiguo He, “A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang,” University of Chicago.

Thorsten Beck, Chen Lin, and Yue Ma, “Why Do Firms Evade Taxes? The Role of Information Sharing and Financial Sector Outreach,” Tilburg University, University of Hong Kong, and University of Hong Kong.

Nicola Gennaioli, Alberto Martin, and Stefano Rossi, “Sovereign Default, Domestic Banks, and Financial Institutions,” Bocconi University, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, and Purdue University.

Laurent E. Calvet and Paolo Sodini, “Twin Picks: Disentangling the Determinants of Risk#x02010;Taking in Household Portfolios,” HEC Paris and Stockholm School of Economics.

Cary Frydman, Nicholas Barberis, Colin Camerer, Peter Bossaerts, and Antonio Rangel, “Using Neural Data to Test a Theory of Investor Behavior: An Application to Realization Utility,” University of Southern California, Yale University, California Institute of Technology, University of Utah, and California Institute of Technology.

Frédéric Malherbe, “Self#x02010;Fulfilling Liquidity Dry#x02010;Ups,” London Business School.