Dr Shantanu Banerjee

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance


Shantanu Banerjee is the director of the PhD programme (Finance area). He joined as a Lancaster University after finishing his doctoral studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He specialises in empirical research in Corporate Finance topics including the investment decision, financing choice, product market strategy, IPO, bankruptcy, executive compensation and corporate social responsibility. His work has been published in high quality journals such as the Journal of Finance, Review of Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, European Journal of Operational Research and Journal of Business Ethics and gets presented regularly in international conferences. He earned a MPhil degree in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, India.

Selected Publications Show all 13 publications

In the path of the storm: does distress risk cause industrial firms to risk-shift
Banerjee, S., Pryshchepa, O., Aretz, K. 21/08/2018 In: Review of Finance.
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Managerial incentives and strategic choices of firms with different ownership structures
Banerjee, S., Homroy, S. 02/2018 In: Journal of Corporate Finance. 48, p. 314-330. 17 p.
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Leaders and followers in hot IPO markets
Banerjee, S., Gucbilmez, U., Pawlina, G. 04/2016 In: Journal of Corporate Finance. 37, p. 309-334. 26 p.
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Corporate social responsibility as a strategic shield against costs of earnings management practices
Martínez Ferrero, J., Banerjee, S., María García Sánchez, I. 01/2016 In: Journal of Business Ethics. 133, 2, p. 305-324. 20 p.
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Optimal exercise of jointly held real options: a Nash bargaining approach with value diversion
Banerjee, S., Gucbilmez, U., Pawlina, G. 1/12/2014 In: European Journal of Operational Research. 239, 2, p. 565–578. 14 p.
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IPO waves and hot markets in the UK
Banerjee, S., Gucbilmez, U., Pawlina, G. 30/12/2013 In: Handbook of research on IPOs. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar ISBN: 9781781955369.

Can investors restrict managerial behavior in distressed firms?
Pryshchepa, O., Aretz, K., Banerjee, S. 12/2013 In: Journal of Corporate Finance. 23, p. 222-239. 18 p.
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Joint Venture instability in developing countries under entry
Banerjee, S., Mukherjee, A. 2010 In: International Review of Economics and Finance. 19, p. 603-614. 12 p.
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Buyer-supplier relationships and the stakeholder theory of capital structure
Banerjee, S., Dasgupta, S., Kim, Y. 10/2008 In: Journal of Finance. 63, 5, p. 2507-2552. 46 p.
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