Refereed journal articles

 

‘Gender Diversity on Corporate Boards: What Can We Learn from Market Reaction to Insider Trades’ (with Emma Jeanes, Rajesh Thrayan and Ian Tonks) – forthcoming in British Journal of Management.

 

‘More Than Just Contrarians: Insider Trading in Glamour and Value Firms’ (with Rajesh Tharyan and Ian Tonks) – forthcoming, European Financial Management

 

‘Expected Cost of Equity and the Expected Risk Premium in the UK’.  Review of Behavioral Finance, 3(1), pp. 1-26, June 2011

 

‘Stock Market Driven Acquisitions versus The Q Theory of Takeovers – The UK Evidence’ (with X. Bi) Journal of Business Finance and Accounting 38, 5 & 6, pp 628-656 (July)

 

‘UK IPOs: Long Run Returns, Behavioural Timing and Pseudo Timing’ (with C. Guermat and F. Al-Shawraweh), forthcoming 2010, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting June/July 2010, 37(5-6), pp 612–647.

 

‘Industry Cost of Capital: UK Evidence’, (A.Gregory and M. Michou), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, June/July 2009, pp 679–704.

 

‘Performance and Performance Persistence of Ethical Unit Trusts in the UK’ (A.Gregory and J.Whittaker), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Sept/Oct 2007, pp 1327-1344.

 

‘The Long Run Abnormal Performance of UK Acquirers and the Free Cash Flow Hypothesis’, (A. Gregory), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, June 2005, pp. 777-814.

 

‘A UK Test of an Inflation-Adjusted Ohlson Model’, (A.Gregory, W.Saleh and J.P.Tucker), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, April/May 2005, pp 487-534.

 

‘Foreign Acquisition by UK Limited Companies: Short and Long-Run Performance’ (Alan Gregory and Steve McCorriston), Journal of Empirical Finance, 12, 2005, pp 99-125.

 

‘Contrarian Investment and Macroeconomic Risk in the UK’ (Alan Gregory, Richard Harris and Maria Michou).  Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Jan/March, 2003, pp 213-255.

 

‘Short-Run Returns around the Trades of Corporate Insiders on the London Stock Exchange’ (S. Friederich, A. Gregory, J. Matatko and I. Tonks). European Financial Management, March 2002, pp.7-31.

 

‘An Analysis of Contrarian Investment Strategies in the UK’ (Alan Gregory, Richard Harris and Maria Michou).  Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, December 2001, pp 1193-1228.

 

Discussion of  Acquisition-Related Provision-Taking and Post-Acquisition Performance in the UK Prior to FRS7’ (A. Gregory), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, (November / December 2000)

 

‘Testing the Robustness of Long-Term Under-performance of UK Initial Public Offerings’ (S. Espenlaub, A. Gregory and I. Tonks), European Financial Management, September 2000.

 

‘Motives underlying the method of payment by UK acquirers: the influence of goodwill’ (A. Gregory), Accounting & Business Research, Summer (2000)

 

‘Audit Committee Activity and Agency Costs’, (P. Collier and A. Gregory), Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, (December 1999)

 

Discussion of The Performance of Long-run Stock Returns Following Issues of Public and Private Debt’ Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, (November / December 1999)

 

‘An Examination of the Performance of UK Acquiring Firms’ (A. Gregory), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting  (September 1997).

 

‘Ethical Unit Trust Performance: Small Company Effects and Fund Size Effects’ (A. Gregory, J. Matatko and R. Luther), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting  (June 1997).

 

‘Detecting Information From Directors’ Trades: Signal Definition and Variable Size Effects’ (A. Gregory, J. Matatko and I. Tonks), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting  (April 1997).

 

‘Audit Committee Effectiveness and the Audit Fee’, (P. Collier and A. Gregory),  European Accounting Review, (Vol. 5, No.2, 1996).

 

‘Audit Fees and Auditor Change: An Investigation of the Persistence of Fee Reduction by Type of Change’ (A. Gregory and P. Collier), Journal of Business Finance and Accounting  (January 1996).

 

‘Company Valuation: A Comparison of Economic and Legal Perspectives’ (A. Gregory and A. Hicks), Managerial Law Journal  (Vol. 38:1 1996).

 

‘Investment Appraisal in Service Industries: A Field Study Analysis of the UK Hotels Sector’, (P. Collier and A. Gregory), Management Accounting Research  (March 1995).

 

‘Strategic Management Accounting: A Field Study Analysis of its Application to the UK Hotels Sector’, (P. Collier and A. Gregory), International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management  (Vol. 7:1 1995).

 

‘Valuation of Shares: A Legal and Accounting Conundrum’, (A. Gregory and A. Hicks), Journal of Business Law , (January 1995).

 

‘A UK Empirical Test of the Larson-Gonedes Exchange Ratio Model’, (T. E. Cooke, A. Gregory and B. Pearson), Accounting and Business Research , (Spring 1994).

 

‘UK Directors’ Trading: The Impact of Dealings in Smaller Firms’, (A. Gregory, J. Matatko, I. Tonks and R. Purkis), Economic Journal , (January 1994).

 

‘A Note on a Role for Cost Allocations in Decisions Concerning Investment in Common Service Facilities’, (A. Gregory and R S O Wallace),  Journal of Business Finance and Accounting,  (January 1992) p.p.73-87.

 

‘Divisional Performance Measurement with Divisions as Lessees of Head Office Assets’,  Accounting and Business Research , (Summer 1987), (A. Gregory).