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Does stock option-based executive compensation induce risk-taking? An analysis of the banking industry

  • Chen, Carl R.
  • Steiner, Thomas L.
  • Whyte, Ann Marie
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    Volume (Year): 30 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 3 (March)
    Pages: 915-945

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