Ball, R., Gerakos, J., Linnainmaa, J.,T., and Nikolaev , V.,V., Accruals, Cash Flows, and Operating Profitability in the Cross Section of Stock Returns. Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 15-12.
Nikolaev, V., 2014. “Identifying Accounting Quality.”
Christensen, H., Nikolaev, V., 2013. "Debt Contracts and the Need for Mandatory Accounting Changes." Under review at JAR.
Nikolaev, V., 2015. "Scope for Renegotiation and Debt Contract Design." Working paper.
Dey, A., Nikolaev, V., Wang, X., 2015. "Disproportional Control Rights and the Bonding Role of Debt." Working paper (revise and resubmit, Management Science).
Christensen H., Nikolaev, V., Wittenberg-Moerman, R. 2015. “Accounting Information in Financial Contracting: The Incomplete Contract Theory Perspective” Hans Christensen and Regina Wittenberg-Moerman.
Ball, R., Kothari, S., Nikolaev, V., 2010. "Book-to-Market Ratios, Personal Income Taxes, and Expected Returns," working paper.
Kothari, S., Loutskina, E., Nikolaev, V., 2009. "Agency Theory of Overvalued Equity as an Explanation for Accrual Anomaly." Working paper (BSI Gamma Foundation Grant; also nominated for the Glen McLaughlin prize in research on accounting ethics).
Easton, P., Nikolaev, V., van Lent, L., 2011. "Price Convexity, Debt-Related Agency Costs, and Timely Loss Recognition." Working paper.