Shahbaz Sheikh


Associate Professor
PhD, International Economics and Finance, International Business School, Brandeis University, USA (2004)

Office: SSC 4416
Phone: 519-661-2111 x82294

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Corporate Finance, Derivatives and Risk Management


Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Institutional Economics


  1. Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). Corporate social responsibility and firm leverage: The impact of market competition. Research in International Business and Finance.

  2. Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). An examination of the dimensions of CEO power and corporate social responsibility. Review of Accounting and Finance.

  3. Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). Is corporate social responsibility a value increasing investment? Evidence from antitakeover provisions. Global Finance Journal.

  4. Chakraborty, A., Gau, L., & Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). Corporate governance and risk in cross-listed and Canadian only companies. Management Decision.

  5. Chakraborty, A., Gau, L., & Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). Does size affect the relationship between option compensation and managerial risk taking? Evidence from Canadian listed companies. International Journal of Finance and Economics.

  6. Chakraborty, A., Gau, L., & Sheikh, S. (forthcoming). Managerial risk taking incentives, corporate social responsibility and firm risk. Journal of Economics and Business.

  7. Sheikh, S. 2018. CEO power, product market competition and firm value. Research in International Business and Finance, 46: 373-386.

  8. Sheikh, S. 2018. Corporate social responsibility, product market competition and firm value. Journal of Economics and Business, 98: 40-55.

  9. Sheikh, S. 2018. The impact of competition on the relation between CEO power and firm innovation. Journal of Multinational Financial Management, 44: 36-50.

  10. Sheikh, S. 2017. Threat of termination and firm innovation. Annals of Finance, 13 (1): 75-95.

  11. Sheikh, S. 2017. Peer group benchmarking in CEO compensation and firm innovation: Evidence from patents and citations. International Journal of Accounting and Finance, 7(2): 163-184.

  12. Sheikh, S. 2017. Relative compensation and CEO turnover. Frontiers in Finance and Economics, 14(1): 1-28.