David T. Robinson
Professor of Finance
William and Sue Gross Distinguished Research Fellow
Fuqua School of Business
134 Towerview Drive
Duke University
Durham, NC 27708
Telephone: (919) 660-8023
Fax: (919) 660-7971
E-mail davidr@duke.edu
SSRN Author page: http://ssrn.com/author=216296
Research Associate, NBER Productivity Program, Corporate Finance Program

Working Papers:

"What is the Business of Business?" with Andreas Nilsson.

"Is Corporate Social Responsibility Socially Desirable?," with Jean-Etienne de Bettignies.

"Cyclicality, Performance Measurement, and Cash Flow Liquidity in Private Equity," with Berk Sensoy.

"Capital Structure, Product Market Dynamics, and the Boundaries of the Firm," with Dirk Hackbarth and Rich Mathews.

"Getting an early start in self-employment."

"Financial Capital Injections Among New Black and White Business Ventures: Evidence from the Kauffman Firm Survey," with Alicia Robb and Robert Fairlie.

"The Importance of Being an Optimist: Evidence from Labor Markets," with Ron Kaniel and Cade Massey.

"Private firms and the importance of industry concentration for financial market behavior," with Kewei Hou.


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