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1.

On the Use of Instrumental Variables in Accounting Research

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 07 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2009
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Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and University of Minnesota

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The Joint Determination of Audit Fees, Non-Audit Fees, and Abnormal Accruals

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-21, Yale SOM Working Paper No. AC-15
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Aug 2002
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Yale School of Management, Temple University - Department of Accounting, Tulane University - Accounting & Taxation and University of New Mexico
Downloads 2,837
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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 2,764
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Corporate Governance and Audit Fees: Evidence of Countervailing Relations

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2008
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University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Boston University - Questrom School of Business

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Downloads 1,412
5.

Approaches to Customer Segmentation

Journal of Relationship Marketing, 2007
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Statistics, Koc University and Ipsos Loyalty - North America
Downloads 1,332
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Regression-Based Tests of the Market Pricing of Accounting Numbers: The Mishkin Test and Ordinary Least Squares

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
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City University London - Cass Business School, University of Miami and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Downloads 1,120
7.

Risk Management of Hedge Funds using Fuzzy Neural- and Genetic Algorithms

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
Panathea Capital Partners
Downloads 1,076
8.

The Effects of Auditor Dismissals and Resignations on Audit Fees: Evidence Based on SEC Disclosures Under Sarbanes-Oxley

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Feb 2005
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University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 1,053
9.

Analytic Approximations for Spread Options

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Sussex - School of Business, Management and Economics and University of Reading - ICMA Centre
Downloads 1,042
10.

Board Composition, Managerial Ownership, and Firm Performance: An Empirical Analysis

Financial Review, November 1998
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Florida Atlantic University and University of Colorado at Denver - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,031
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The Effect of Endogenous Right-to-Work Laws on Business and Economic Conditions in the United States: A Multivariate Approach

Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 595-614, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Hofstra University - Frank G. Zarb School of Business
Downloads 1,019
12.

Course Outline for Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
York University - Atkinson School of Administrative Studies
Downloads 965
13.

A Test of Covariance Matrix Forecasting Methods

Journal of Portfolio Management, 215
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Agder - School of Business and Law
Downloads 862
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Non‐Audit Fees and Auditor Independence: New Evidence Based on Going Concern Opinions for U.S. Companies Under Stress

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Jan 2010
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University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 803
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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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16.

The Relationship between Governance and Sustainable Development

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 May 2012
Working Paper Series
INESC Coimbra and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 737
17.

Equity Correlations Implied by Index Options: Estimation and Model Uncertainty Analysis

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Apr 2010
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Imperial College London and Fundvisory

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Downloads 725
18.

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
Working Paper Series
Schar School of Policy & Government, George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs, George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Economics
Downloads 707
19.

Democratization and Growth

London Business School Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
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London Business School and London Business School
Downloads 682
20.

Piracy and Demands for Films: Analysis of Piracy Behavior in French Universities

Telecom Paris Working Paper No. 06-12
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Telecom ParisTech, Telecom ParisTech and Telecom ParisTech
Downloads 642
21.

Inference on Quantile Regression Process, An Alternative

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Mar 2002
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 641
22.

Agency Problems and Audit Fees: Further Tests of the Free Cash Flow Hypothesis

UC Davis Graduate School of Management Research Paper No. 07-09
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2009
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University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Boston University - Questrom School of Business

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23.

Seasonality, Risk And Return In Daily COMEX Gold And Silver Data 1982-2002

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 57
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Jun 2005
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Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin and Trinity College (Dublin) - School of Business Studies
Downloads 580
24.

The Effect of Weather on Consumer Spending

Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Marketing, Business Economics & Law, University of Western Ontario - Richard Ivey School of Business, Independent and University of Alberta - Department of Marketing, Business Economics & Law
Downloads 572
25.

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
Working Paper Series
Market Memory Trading L.L.C. and Market Memory Trading, LLC
Downloads 571
26.

Concept and Mathematics of Islamic Financial Engineering

8th International Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance, 20 December 2011, Doha, Qatar
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Institute of Applied Mathematics, Middle East Technical University and ENAMEC Institute
Downloads 567
27.

Chinese Bond Markets - An Introduction

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
S&P Dow Jones Indices
Downloads 562
28.

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)
Downloads 536
29.

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
Harvard University - Accounting & Control Unit, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Stanford Graduate School of Business

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30.

Quantifying Cross and Direct Network Effects in Online C2C Platforms

Marketing Science, Forthcoming, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1248
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
NUS Business School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 507
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The Link between R&D Subsidies, R&D Spending and Technological Performance

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 04-056
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) and Universite du Luxembourg
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32.

Three-Stage Semi-Parametric Estimation of T-Copulas: Asymptotics, Finite-Sample Properties and Computational Aspects

Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Moscow School of Economics, Moscow State University
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Abnormal Audit Fees and Audit Quality: Initial Evidence from the German Audit Market

Journal of Business Economics (JBE): Volume 85, Issue 1 (2015), Page 45-84
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2015
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Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL), Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Department of Business and Economics and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Downloads 486
34.

Scaling Models for the Severity and Frequency of External Operational Loss Data

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
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Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montreal (HEC) and HEC Montreal - Department of Finance
Downloads 468
35.

The IMF Monetary Model at Forty

IMF Working Paper No. 97/49
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 468
36.

Structural Equation Modeling in Archival Accounting Research: An Application to Disclosure and Cost of Capital

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2016
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The University of Florida and University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting
Downloads 464
37.

Portfolio Considerations in Trading

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Fidelity Investments, Inc. - Fidelity Capital Markets and SAC Capital Advisors
Downloads 455
38.

A Discrete-Time Model for Daily S&P 500 Returns and Realized Variations: Jumps and Leverage Effects

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
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Duke University - Finance, University of Bonn, Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Department of Statistics and Duke University - Economics Group
Downloads 451
39.

Economic and Social Factors Driving the Third Wave of Democratization

London Business School Economics Working Paper No. DP 2004/21
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
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London Business School and London Business School
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40.

A Markov Switching Regime Model of the Brazilian Business Cycle

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
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University of Brasilia and University of Brasilia
Downloads 438
41.

A GARCH Examination of Macroeconomic Effects on U.S. Stock Market: A Distinguish between the Total Market Index and the Sustainability Index

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 05 May 2013
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TEI of West Macedonia, University of the Aegean, Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of West Macedonia and University of the Aegean
Downloads 431
42.

Perceived Determinants of E-Commerce Audit Judgment Expertise

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
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University of Windsor - Odette School of Business, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - School of Business & Economics and Bentley University
Downloads 428
43.

A Note on Unhappiness and Unemployment Duration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2406
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
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Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 425
44.

Network Vector Autoregression

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 May 2016
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Peking University, Peking University, The University of Hong Kong - Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Xi'an Jiaotong University and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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45.

Applications of Bayesian Networks

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
KPA Ltd.
Downloads 421
46.

Evaluating Promotional Activities in an Online Two-Sided Market of User-Generated Content

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 10-08
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
INSEAD, Nielsen Marketing Analytics, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, University of Texas at Arlington, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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47.

Panel Vector Autoregressive Models: A Survey

ECB Working Paper No. 1507
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
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Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and European Central Bank (ECB)

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48.

Inference with Weak Instruments

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1530
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 11 Aug 2005
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Yale University - Cowles Foundation and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Sufficient Forecasting Using Factor Models

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 May 2015
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Princeton University - Bendheim Center for Finance, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Statistics and Princeton University
Downloads 377
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Analysis and Prioritizing Bank Account with TOPSIS Multiple-Criteria Decision - A Study of Refah Bank in Iran

21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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