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JEL Code: C20

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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
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Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Texas A&M University, Department of Finance and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 17,391
2.

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 7,751
3.

Econometrics of the Basu Asymmetric Timeliness Coefficient and Accounting Conservatism

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 09-16
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business

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4.

Backtesting

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2015
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Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Texas A&M University, Department of Finance
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5.

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

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
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Bates College
Downloads 2,994
6.

Shock-Based Causal Inference in Corporate Finance and Accounting Research

Critical Finance Review, 2016, vol. 5, pp. 207-304, ECGI - Finance Working Paper 448/2015, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 11-08
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
William and Mary - Raymond A. Mason School of Business and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Downloads 2,320
7.

Quantifying Trading Behavior in Financial Markets Using Google Trends

Scientific Reports, Vol. 3, pp. 1684; DOI:10.1038/srep01684 (2013)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Data Science Lab, Behavioural Science, Warwick Business School, University College London - Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering and Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies
Downloads 1,922
8.

On Estimating Conditional Conservatism

Forthcoming, The Accounting Review, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-09
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,872
9.

The Overlapping Data Problem

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Apr 1998
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Toyota Motor Credit Corporation and Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Agricultural Economics
Downloads 1,582
10.

Least Squares Percentage Regression

Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 May 2009
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University of Hertfordshire Business School
Downloads 1,458
11.

Análisis de regresión básica con Excel (Basic Regression Analysis with Excel)

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Grupo Consultor CAV Capital Advisory & Valuation
Downloads 1,275
12.

Model Fitting for Multiple Variables by Minimising the Geometric Mean Deviation

TOTAL LEAST SQUARES AND ERRORS-IN-VARIABLES MODELING: ALGORITHMS, ANALYSIS AND APPLICATIONS, S.Van Huffel, P.Lemmerling, eds., Kluwer Academic, 2002
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hertfordshire Business School
Downloads 1,262
13.

A Critical Examination of Orthogonal Regression

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Jul 2003
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University of Cambridge - Judge Business School and University of Sheffield - School of Management
Downloads 1,107
14.

Augmented Dickey Fuller Test

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Aug 2011
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Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
Downloads 1,035
15.

Improved Inference in Regression with Overlapping Observations

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
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London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting, City University London - Faculty of Finance and Lancaster University - Department of Accounting and Finance

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Downloads 1,032
16.

An Evaluation of Alternative Measures of Corporate Tax Rates

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Sep 1999
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University of Connecticut School of Business

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Downloads 998
17.

Recent Dynamics of Crude Oil Prices

IMF Working Paper No. 06/299
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department
Downloads 984
18.

Testing the Pecking Order Theory of Capital Structure in Brazilian Firms

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Dec 2005
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University of Brasilia and Universidade de Brasilia - Faculdade de Administracao
Downloads 975
19.

Financial Development and Economic Growth in Brazil: Causality Evidences

Banco Central do Brasil Working Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Jan 2003
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Central Bank of Brazil
Downloads 913
20.

An Econometric Model of the Brazilian Stock Market

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
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University of Brasilia
Downloads 855
21.

Forecasting Housing Prices with Google Econometrics

GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2009-10
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 25 May 2015
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Schar School of Policy & Government, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University, George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Economics
Downloads 850
22.

When Do Covariates Matter? And Which Ones, and How Much?

Journal of Labor Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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23.

Instrumental Variables and the Search for Identification: From Supply and Demand to Natural Experiments

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 01-33
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Sep 2001
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section

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24.

Introducing Linear Regression: An Example Using Basketball Statistics

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
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University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and Georgia State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 774
25.

Residents’ Perceptions of Tourism Impacts and Attitudes Towards Tourism Policies in a Small Mountain Community

Benchmarking: An International Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
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Universidad de la República, Bournemouth University AFE Department and Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - Faculty of Economics and Management
Downloads 747
26.

Multi-Fractal Processes as Models for Financial Returns: A First Assessment

Working Paper No. B-456
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Nov 1999
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University of Kiel - Institute of Economics
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27.

Complete Analytical Solution of the Heston Model for Option Pricing and Value-at-Risk Problems: A Probability Density Function Approach

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
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Market Memory Trading L.L.C. and Market Memory Trading, LLC
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28.

Forecasting Product Life Cycle Curves: Practical Approach and Empirical Analysis

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management Research Paper No. 2867528
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Operations Management, Penn State University, Smeal College of Business, Dell Inc., University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 651
29.

Seasonality in Hedge Fund Strategies

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Sep 2006
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Perella Weinberg Partners
Downloads 640
30.

Empirical Copyright: A Case Study of File Sharing and Music Output

Tulane Public Law Research Paper No. 14-2
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2014
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Texas A&M University School of Law
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31.

Calibration of Credit Spread Scenarios for Monte Carlo Simulations

Number of pages: 117 Posted: 13 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2012
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Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (ENPC)
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32.

Causal Inference in Accounting Research

Journal of Accounting Research, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2016, Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 217, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-16
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business

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33.

The Illusion of Predictability: How Regression Statistics Mislead Experts

International Journal of Forecasting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 549
34.

Modeling Effects of Foreign Direct Investment on Macroeconomic Variables in Sudan

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2012
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Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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35.

Do Investors Care About Auditor Dismissals and Resignations? What Drives the Response?

UC Davis Graduate School of Management Research Paper No. 03-10
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2010
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University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance

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36.

Quantifying Wikipedia Usage Patterns Before Stock Market Moves

Scientific Reports, Vol. 3, pp. 1801; DOI:10.1038/srep01801 (2013)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University College London - Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, Boston University, Boston University, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies and Data Science Lab, Behavioural Science, Warwick Business School
Downloads 494
37.

Simple and Bias-Corrected Matching Estimators for Average Treatment Effects

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jan 2003
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Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 484
38.

Poverty, Deforestation and Biodiversity Loss in Guatemala

Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2003
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University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Ibero-America-Institute for Economic Research and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Department of Landscape Ecology
Downloads 479
39.

Expected Return and the Value Premium

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2008
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New York University (NYU) - Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
Downloads 476
40.

Comprehensive Time-Series Regression Models Using Gretl — U.S. GDP and Government Consumption Expenditures & Gross Investment from 1980 to 2013

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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41.

Will 2000-Era Retirees Experience the Worst Retirement Outcomes in U.S. History? A Progress Report after 10 Years

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Nov 2010
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The American College
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42.

The Logic and Limits of Event Studies in Securities Fraud Litigation

Texas Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 553, 2018, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 328/2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-16
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School - Institute for Law and Economics, University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School

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43.

Quantifying the Behavior of Stock Correlations Under Market Stress

Scientific Reports, Vol. 2, 2012, DOI:10.1038/srep00752
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Data Science Lab, Behavioural Science, Warwick Business School, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies, ETH Zürich - Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences (GESS) and Tel Aviv University (Deceased)
Downloads 441
44.

Explaining the Power-Law Degree Distribution in a Social Commerce Network

Social Networks, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 262-270, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2014
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University of Oxford - Said Business School and Columbia Business School - Marketing
Downloads 440
45.

Statistics in Ancient History

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-06
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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46.

Determinants of Suicide Rates in Developing Countries - an Econometric Investigation of the Indian Case

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jul 2006
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Jadavpur University - Department of Economics and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
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47.

Financial Buyers in Takeovers: Focus on Cost Efficiency

Milken Institute Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Nov 2002
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New York University (NYU) - Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and STP Advisory Services, LLC

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48.

Time-Varying Moments, Idiosyncratic Risk, and an Application to Hot-Issue IPO Aftermarket Returns

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Mar 2004
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Passau University
Downloads 423
49.

DEoptim: An R Package for Global Optimization by Differential Evolution

Journal of Statistical Software, Vol. 40, No. 6, pp. 1-26, April 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Government of the United States of America - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis, Independent, Independent and Independent
Downloads 413
50.

An Equity Market Model and its Implications

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 May 2006
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New York University (NYU) - Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
Downloads 410