Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconiconNameAudra BooneImageAudra BooneFirstnameAudraLastnameBooneOffice Phone817-257-4267
Emailaudra.boone@tcu.edu
Websitehttps://sites.google.com/site/audralboone/
Vitae
Position:ProfessorDepartment:Finance DepartmentOffice:TOCA 221Professorship / Chair:C.R. Williams Professorship in Financial ServicesRole:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D., Finance, Pennsylvania State University, 2002
  • B.S., Business Administration, University of Kansas, 1997
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Mergers & acquisitions;
  • corporate governance;
  • disclosure
Work Experience
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (2015-2016)
  • Texas A&M University, Mays Business School (2011-2015)
  • University of Kansas (2005-2011)
  • College of William & Mary (2002-2005)
Key Publications
  • "Redacting Proprietary Information at the IPO" with Ioannis Floros and Shane Johnson, 2016, Journal of Financial Economics, 120 (1), 102-123.
  • "The Effect of Institutional Ownership on Firm Transparency and Information Production" with Joshua White, 2015, Journal of Financial Economics, 117 (3), 508-533.
  • "Who Monitors the Monitor? The Use of Special Committees by Target Firms in Corporate Takeovers" with Harold Mulherin, 2014, forthcoming Journal of Corporate Finance.
  • "Time Trends and Determinants of the Method of Payment in M&As" with Erik Lie and Yixin Liu, 2014, Journal of Corporate Finance, 27, 296-304.
  • "Bankruptcy Spillover Effects on Strategic Alliance Partners" with Vladimir Ivanov, Journal of Financial Economics, 2012, 103 (3), 551-569.
  • "Do Private Equity Consortiums Facilitate Collusion in Takeover Bidding?" with Harold Mulherin, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2011, 17 (5), 1475-1495.
  • "Is There Shareholder Expropriation in the U.S.? An Analysis of Publicly-Traded Subsidiaries" with Vladimir Atanasov and David Haushalter, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 2010, 45 (1), 1-26.
  • "Is There One Best Way to Sell a Company? Auctions versus Negotiations and Controlled Sales" with Harold Mulherin, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, 2009, 21 (3), 28-38.
  • "Do Auctions Induce a Winner's Curse? New Evidence from the Corporate Takeover Market" with Harold Mulherin, Journal of Financial Economics, 2008, 89 (1), 1-19. Reprinted in Corporate Takeovers: Modern Empirical Developments edited by Espen Eckbo.
  • "The Determinants of Corporate Board Size and Composition: An Empirical Analysis" with Laura Field, Jonathan Karpoff, and Charu Raheja, Journal of Financial Economics, 2007, 85 (1), 65-101.
  • "How Are Firms Sold?" with Harold Mulherin, Journal of Finance, 2007, 62 (2), 847-875.
  • "Do Termination Provisions Truncate the Takeover Bidding Process?" with Harold Mulherin, Review of Financial Studies, 2007, 20 (2), 461-489.
  • "An Investigation of the Gains from Specialized Equity Claims," with David Haushalter and Wayne Mikkelson, Financial Management, 2003, Volume 32 (3), 5-21.
  • "Comparing Acquisitions and Divestitures," with Harold Mulherin, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2000, 6 (2), 117-139.
Awards / Recognition
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Corporate Finance (2007-present)
  • Associate Editor, Financial Management (2009-2011)
  • Advisory Board Member, FMA Survey & Synthesis Series, 2012-2015
  • Faculty Honor Roll (Undergraduate Teaching Award), UT Austin, 2015
  • Guy O. and Rosa Lee Mabry Best Research Paper Award, KU School of Business, 2008
  • Finalist for Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Kansas, 2008 and 2010
  • Nominated for Bubb Teaching Award, School of Business, University of Kansas, 2007
International Experience
  • Research Advisor Committee, Skema Business School (Lille, France), 2016-present