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Graeme Acheson

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  • United Kingdom

20062019
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2019

Independent women: investing in British Railways, 1870-1922

Acheson, G. G., Campbell, G., Gallagher, Á. & Turner, J. D., 3 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic History Review. p. 1-44 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railway
Shareholders
Investing
Stock Market
Maturity

Private contracting, law and finance

Acheson, G. G., Campbell, G. & Turner, J. D., 30 Nov 2019, In : The Review of Financial Studies. 32, 11, p. 4156-4195 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contracting
Shareholders
Law and finance
Corporate law
Shareholder protection
2018

Share trading activity and the rise of the rentier in the UK before 1920

Acheson, G. G., Coyle, C., Jordan, D. P. & Turner, J. D., 29 Nov 2018, In : Business History. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trading activity
Insurance
Rise
Stock exchange
Shareholding
2016
4 Citations (Scopus)

Corporate ownership, control, and firm performance in Victorian Britain

Acheson, G., Campbell, G., Turner, J. D. & Vanteeva, N., 1 Mar 2016, In : The Journal of Economic History. 76, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Blockholders
Firm performance
Corporate ownership
Ownership
Victorian Britain
8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Happy hour followed by hangover: financing the UK brewery industry, 1880-1913

Acheson, G. G., Coyle, C. & Turner, J. D., 2016, In : Business History. 58, 5, p. 725-751 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Correlates
Financing
Investors
Industry
1900s
1 Citation (Scopus)

Who financed the expansion of the equity market? Shareholder clienteles in Victorian Britain

Acheson, G. G., Campbell, G. & Turner, J. D., 2 Dec 2016, In : Business History. 59, 4, p. 607-637 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Equity markets
Shareholders
Clientele
Victorian Britain
Investors
2015
4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Active controllers or wealthy rentiers? large shareholders in victorian public companies', business history review

Acheson, G. G., Campbell, G. & Turner, J. D., 29 Oct 2015, In : Business History Review. 89, 4, p. 661-691 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Controller
Large shareholders
Business history
Victorian Era
Business History
2014
21 Citations (Scopus)

Corporate ownership and control in victorian Britain

Acheson, G. G., Campbell, G., Turner, J. D. & Vanteeva, N., 10 Nov 2014, In : Economic History Review. 68, 3, p. 911-936 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ownership and control
Corporate ownership
Voting rights
Corporate control
Ownership
2012
17 Citations (Scopus)

The character and denomination of shares in the Victorian equity market

Acheson, G. G., Turner, J. D. & Ye, Q., 31 Aug 2012, In : Economic History Review. 65, 3, p. 862-886 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Victorian Era
Denomination
Equity
Equity markets
Corporate Governance
2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

Investor behaviour in a nascent capital market: Scottish bank shareholders in the nineteenth century

Acheson, G. G. & Turner, J. D., 28 Feb 2011, In : Economic History Review. 64, 1, p. 188-213 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Investor behavior
Capital markets
Shareholders
Investors
Stockholders
6 Citations (Scopus)

Organisational flexibility and governance in a civil-law regime: Scottish partnership banks during the Industrial Revolution

Acheson, G. G., Hickson, C. R. & Turner, J. D., 27 Jul 2011, In : Business History. 53, 4, p. 505-529 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organizational flexibility
Industrial revolution
Civil law
Organizational governance
Industrial Revolution
2010
19 Citations (Scopus)

Does limited liability matter? evidence from nineteenth-century British banking

Acheson, G., Hickson, C. R. & Turner, J. D., 30 Dec 2010, In : Review of Law & Economics. 6, 2, p. 247-273 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Banking
Limited liability
Liability
Liquidity
Shareholders
2009
34 Citations (Scopus)

Rule Britannia! British Stock Market Returns, 1825-1870

Acheson, G., Hickson, C. R., Turner, J. D. & Ye, Q., 2009, In : The Journal of Economic History. 69, 4, p. 1107-1137 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equity returns
Real returns
Survivorship bias
Stock market
Stock market returns
2008
24 Citations (Scopus)

The death blow to unlimited liability in Victorian Britain: the City of Glasgow failure

Acheson, G. & Turner, J. D., 31 Jul 2008, In : Explorations in Economic History. 45, 3, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liability
Glasgow
Victorian Britain
Ownership
Investors
12 Citations (Scopus)

The secondary market for bank shares in nineteenth-century Britain

Acheson, G. & Turner, J. D., Oct 2008, In : Financial History Review. 15, 2, p. 123-151 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Secondary market
Liquidity
Trading activity
Capital markets
Shareholders
2006
19 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of limited liability on ownership and control: Irish banking, 1877–1914

Acheson, G. & Turner, J. D., 31 May 2006, In : Economic History Review. 59, 2, p. 320-346 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership and control
Banking
Limited liability
Ownership
Liability