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1.

…and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 17 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University, Department of Finance and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 14,879
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Surprised by the Gambler's and Hot Hand Fallacies? A Truth in the Law of Small Numbers

IGIER Working Paper No. 552
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences and Universidad de Alicante - Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico
Downloads 11,597
3.

Evaluating Trading Strategies

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
Downloads 6,581
4.

False Discoveries in Mutual Fund Performance: Measuring Luck in Estimated Alphas

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-18, Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-043
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Geneva GSEM and GFRI and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 5,439
5.

Backtesting

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
Downloads 4,408
6.

The Predictive Power of Price Patterns

Applied Mathematical Finance, Vol. 5, pp. 181-206, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Mathematics and Mesirow Financial Investment Management
Downloads 3,768
7.

Lucky Factors

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 22 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
Downloads 3,491
8.

Correcting for Cross-Sectional and Time-Series Dependence in Accounting Research

Accounting Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne, University of Navarra, IESE Business School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 3,244
9.

Effect of Product Packaging in Consumer Buying Decision

Journal of Business Strategies, Vol.6, No. 2, 2012, pp 1-10, ISSN: 1993-5765
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
RTS (Research, Trainings, and Solutions), Greenwich University Karachi and Greenwich University Karachi
Downloads 3,036
10.

Downside Correlation and Expected Stock Returns

EFA 2002 Berlin Meetings Presented Paper; USC Finance & Business Econ. Working Paper No. 01-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Nov 2001
Working Paper Series
BlackRock, Inc, University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and Rice University
Downloads 2,968
11.

Efficiency of Indian Stock Market

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 2,854
12.

The Bad, the Weak, and the Ugly: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Instrumental Variables Estimation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Bates College
Downloads 2,822
13.

Event Studies: A Methodology Review

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Deakin University - School of Accounting, Economics & Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,819
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A Forecast Comparison of Volatility Models: Does Anything Beat a Garch(1,1)?

Brown Univ. Economics Working Paper No. 01-04
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Aarhus - School of Economics and Management
Downloads 2,782
15.

A Comparison between Islamic and Traditional Banks: Pre and Post the 2008 Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Working Paper Series
The British University in Egypt
Downloads 2,699
16.

What One Can Learn from the Initial Public Offering of Google? A Twenty-Year Excursion to the Venture Capital Industry

PIER Working Paper No. 04-041
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics and Independent
Downloads 2,500
17.

Re-Examining the Profitability of Technical Analysis with White's Reality Check and Hansen's Spa Test

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Hong Kong and Department of Finance, National Taiwan University
Downloads 2,392
18.

The Reality of IPO Performance: An Empirical Study of Venture-Backed Public Companies

PIER Working Paper No. 04-030
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,375
19.

Modelling Asymmetric Cointegration and Dynamic Multipliers in a Nonlinear ARDL Framework

Festschrift in Honor of Peter Schmidt, W.C. Horrace and R.C. Sickles, eds., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent, Dept. of International Trade, Dong-A University and Independent
Downloads 2,303
20.

Stock Return Predictability: Is it There?

AFA 2002 Atlanta Meetings
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and BlackRock, Inc

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Downloads 2,295
21.

Controlling Organized Crime and Corruption in the Public Sector

Forum on Crime and Society, Vol. 3, Nos. 1/2, December 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
International Law and Economic Development Center
Downloads 2,239
22.

International Asset Allocation with Time-Varying Correlations

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 07 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and BlackRock, Inc

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Downloads 2,190
23.

Measuring Real Activity Management

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Illinois at Chicago, Simon School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 2,036
24.

An Empirical Comparison of Convertible Bond Valuation Models

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Carleton University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and Monash University
Downloads 1,981
25.

The Scientific Outlook in Financial Economics

Duke I&E Research Paper No. 2017-05
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 1,981
26.

The Historical Simulation Method for Value-at-Risk: A Research Based Evaluation of the Industry Favorite

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management, PGDM
Downloads 1,941
27.

Is the FDA Too Conservative or Too Aggressive?: A Bayesian Decision Analysis of Clinical Trial Design

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Pfizer, Inc., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,909
28.

Applying Relative Solvency to Working Capital Management - the Break-Even Approach

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
School of Management Sciences
Downloads 1,846
29.

Testing the Significance of Calendar Effects

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2005-02
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 May 2003
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of Aarhus - School of Economics and Management and North Carolina State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,813
30.

A Test for Superior Predictive Ability

Brown Univ. Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-06
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,729
31.

Efficient Tests of Stock Return Predictability

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 81, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,728
32.

Know Your System! – Turning Data Mining from Bias to Benefit Through System Parameter Permutation

2014 NAAIM Wagner Award Winner
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
StatisTrade
Downloads 1,691
33.

Empirical Evidence on the Relationship between Eva and Stock Returns in Brazilian Firms

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Brasilia
Downloads 1,631
34.

Better Investing Through Factors, Regimes and Sensitivity Analysis

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 30 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,579
35.

Technical Trading Revisited: False Discoveries, Persistence Tests, and Transaction Costs

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI) and University of Geneva GSEM and GFRI
Downloads 1,572
36.

Choosing between Promising and Crowded Industries: How Does the Venture Capital Industry Fare in Each?

PIER Working Paper No. 04-044
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania
Downloads 1,559
37.

A Multivariate GARCH Model with Time-Varying Correlations

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Singapore Management University - School of Social Sciences and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,552
38.

The Model Confidence Set

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of Aarhus - School of Economics and Management and North Carolina State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,497
39.

Accrual Accounting for Performance Evaluation

Stanford GSB Research Paper No. 1886
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and Stanford University - Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,469
40.

Real Options in the Motion Picture Industry: Evidence from Film Marketing and Sequels

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 1438-1466, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 May 2011 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
California State University at Fullerton, University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,455
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A Study on the Association between Brand Awareness and Consumer/Brand Loyalty for the Packaged Milk Industry in Pakistan

South Asian Journal of Management Sciences (SAJMS), Vol.5, No.1.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Office of Research, Innovation & Commercialization - ORIC and Iqra University Research Centre - IURC
Downloads 1,451
42.

CAPM and Time-Varying Beta: The Cross-Section of Expected Returns

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School - Lille Campus and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,443
43.

The Algorithm as a Human Artifact: Implications for Legal {Re}Search

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 1,392
44.

Many Risks, One (Optimal) Portfolio

Number of pages: 217 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,381
45.

Underconfidence, Pessimism and the Low-Beta Anomaly

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Feb 2002 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Sungkyunkwan University - Department of Economics and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
Downloads 1,371
46.

European Securitization: A Garch Model of CDO, MBS and Pfandbrief Spreads

Journal of Structured Finance, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 55-80, J.W. Goethe Universitaet Frankfurt am Main Finance Working Paper No. 121
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
World Bank Group
Downloads 1,368
47.

A Cold Shower for the Hot Hand Fallacy

IGIER Working Paper No. 518
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Decision Sciences and Universidad de Alicante - Departamento de Fundamentos del Análisis Económico
Downloads 1,336
48.

Downside Risk

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
BlackRock, Inc, University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and Rice University

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,301
49.

Geography and Industry Meets Venture Capital

PIER Working Paper No. 07-015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,301
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Dad: A Software for Poverty and Distributive Analysis

PMMA Working Paper No. 2006-10
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
Laval University - Département d'Économique and Laval University
Downloads 1,287