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James Irvin Miller Professor of Accounting
Faculty Director, Corporate Governance Research Initiative (CGRI)
Professor of Law (by courtesy), Stanford Law School
Director of the Directors' Consortium Executive Program
Senior Faculty of the Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford

Cases, Surveys, Quick Guides and Stanford Closer Looks

See: Corporate Governance Research Initiative

Latest Journal Publications

deHaan, Ed, David Larcker, and Charles McClure. 2019. “Long-Term Economic Consequences of Hedge Fund Activist Interventions.” Review of Accounting Studies 24 (2): 536–69. 

Gow, I. D., Larcker, D. F. and Reiss, P. C., "Causal Inference in Accounting Research,"  Journal of Accounting Research, (May 2016) 54: 477–523.

Armstrong, C.S., J.L. Blouin, A.D. Jagolinzer, and D.F. Larcker, "Corporate Governance, Incentives, and Tax Avoidance,” Journal of Accounting and Economics 60 (August 2015), pp. 1–17.

Larcker, D.F., A.L. McCall, and G. Ormazabal, “Outsourcing Shareholder Voting to Proxy Advisory Firms,” Journal of Law and Economics 58 (February, 2015), pp. 173204.

Larcker, D.F., McCall, A.F., and Ormazabal, G., “Proxy Advisory Firms and Stock Option Repricing,” Journal of Accounting and Economics 56 (November–December, 2013), pp. 149–169.

Armstrong, C.S., Gow, I.S., and D. F. Larcker, “The Efficacy of Shareholder Voting: Evidence from Equity Compensation Plans,” Journal of Accounting Research 51 (December, 2013), pp. 909–950. 

Latest Working Papers

Larcker, D.F., Edward Watts,  Where's the Greenium? (2019).

Larcker, D.F.,  Charles McClure and Christina Zhu, Peer Group Choice and Chief Executive Officer Compensation (2019).

Gow, I.D., Larcker, D.F., and Zakolyukina, A. A., Non-answers during Conference Calls, (2019).

Jagolinzer, A.D., Larcker, D.F., G. Ormazabal, and D.J. Taylor, "Political Connections and the Informativeness of Insider Trades" (2016).

Gow, I.D., Kaplan, S.N., Larcker, D.F., and Zakolyukina, A. A., "CEO Personality and Firm Policies," (2016).

Larcker, D.F., Reiss, P.C.; Xiao, Y., "Corporate Governance Data and Measures Revisited," (2015).

Armstrong, C.S., C.D. Ittner, and D.F. Larcker, “An Exploratory Investigation of the Determinants and Ratings Implications of Performance Appraisal Plan Characteristics” (2014).

Chris Armstrong, Alan D. Jagolinzer, David F. Larcker, "Performance-Based Incentives for Internal Monitors," (2010).