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1.

Corporate Governance, Corporate Ownership, and the Role of Institutional Investors: A Global Perspective

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 13, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance

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A Simple and Flexible DCF Valuation Formula

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 13, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2003
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,644
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Merger Motives and Target Valuation: A Survey of Evidence from CFOs

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2004
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Orleans, Rollins College and American University - Kogod School of Business
Downloads 800
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Behavioral Finance: Quo Vadis?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 18, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University, Queen Mary University of London, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business and City University - Cass Business School
Downloads 763
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'Best Practices' in Estimating the Cost of Capital: An Update

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 23, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Virginia University, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics

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Downloads 676
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Company Valuation in Mergers and Acquisitions: How Is Discounted Cash Flow Applied by Leading Practitioners?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 43-51, 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Virginia University, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics
Downloads 537
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Behavioral Bias of the Financial Crisis

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 18, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
MacroStrategies LLC
Downloads 514
8.

CEO Educational Background and Firm Financial Performance

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics and Pace University - Lubin School of Business - Department of Finance and Economics
Downloads 440
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Capital Budgeting Surveys: The Future is Now

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 19, No. 1&2, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama at Birmingham and University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Downloads 419
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Z-Score Models' Application to Italian Companies Subject to Extraordinary Administration

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 23, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Salomon Center, University of Bergamo (Italy) and University of Brescia - Department of Economics
Downloads 415
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Living with Noise: Valuation in the Face of Uncertainty

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 23, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 353
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Commodity Index Investing and Commodity Futures Prices

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Finance and Vanderbilt University - Finance

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Downloads 347
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Exchange Traded Funds: Performance and Competition

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 309
14.

What Do We Know About Women on Boards?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater - Department of Finance and Loyola University - Sellinger School of Business and Management
Downloads 306
15.

Country Risk and Company Exposure: Theory and Practice

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 13, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 303
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Shareholder Theory – How Opponents and Proponents Both Get it Wrong

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 18, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Saint Joseph's University - Department of Finance, St. Joseph's University - Haub School of Business and Villanova University - Department of Finance

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Downloads 263
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Enterprise Risk Budgeting: Bringing Risk Management into the Financial Planning Process

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 19, No. 1&2, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Independent

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Working Capital Management: An Exploratory Study

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
IAE Business School, IAE Business School, Universidad Austral and IAE Business School - Universidad Austral

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Downloads 249
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European Real Options: An Intuitive Algorithm for the Black-Scholes Formula

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University and The Boeing Company
Downloads 208
20.

The Advantage of Failing First: Bear Stearns V. Lehman Brothers

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Independent

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Downloads 207
21.

Capital Structure and the Cost of Capital

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education) Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 15, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 189
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Merger Arbitrage Hedge Funds

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business
Downloads 185
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Overnight Return, the Invisible Hand Behind Intraday Returns?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management and Oklahoma City University - Meinders School of Business

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24.

The Chipotle Paradox

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 19, No. 1&2, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Finance, Investment and Banking and University of Kansas

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Downloads 178
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The True Value of EVA

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, No. 2, Fall/Winter 2004
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Old Dominion University - Strome College of Business
Downloads 177
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OTC-Cleared Derivatives: Benefits, Costs, and Implications of the 'Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act'

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 174
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Do Well-Connected Directors Affect Firm Value?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 17-32, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Accounting

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Downloads 172
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Measuring Historical Volatility

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance and University of South Florida St. Petersburg
Downloads 162
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The Latest Movement to Going Private: An Empirical Study

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business
Downloads 159
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The Long-Term Value of Analysts' Advice in the Wall Street Journal's Investment Dartboard Contest

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, Issue 2, Fall/Winter 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University
Downloads 153
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Financial Market Reactions to a Company Disaster: The BP Case

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio University and Ohio University

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32.

Black Swans, Beta, Risk, and Return

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
IESE Business School and University of Zaragoza

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Downloads 141
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Stock Split Decisions: A Synthesis of Theory and Evidence

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 22, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Southeast - School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 131
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Mean-Semivariance Optimization: A Heuristic Approach

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 18, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
IESE Business School

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Monte Carlo Estimation of Project Volatility for Real Options Analysis

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 123
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Financing the Eiffel Tower: Project Finance and Agency Theory

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Université Paris Ouest - Nanterre, La Défense

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Does Optimal Corporate Board Size Exist? An Empirical Analysis

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston - Victoria - School of Business Administration, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale - Department of Finance and University of Houston - Victoria
Downloads 113
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Back to the Future Again: Private Equity after the Crisis

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 19, No. 1&2, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
MacroStrategies LLC

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Management Views on Real Options in Capital Budgeting

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 21, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Nov 2015
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Kogod School of Business, The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Queen's School of Business

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Back-Tests of the Dividend Discount Model Using Time-Varying Cost of Equity

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 25, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Downloads 103
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Wall Street Research

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 6-16, 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 103
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Changes in the Market Risk Premium and the Cost of Capital: Implications for Practice

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 23, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - McIntire School of Commerce

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Doing Empirical Corporate Finance Research in an Endogenous World: Tutorial Session from the 2014 FMA Annual Meeting

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 25, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh
Downloads 100
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Equity Duration of Value and Growth Indices

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 33-42, 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Associate Professor - Chapman University and University of Tennessee, Chattanooga - Department of Accounting
Downloads 98
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US Bank Loan-Loss Provisions, Economic Conditions, and Regulatory Guidance

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2006
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University and Shenandoah University
Downloads 91
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New Frontiers in Portfolio Management

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 25, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
UBS AG - UBS Wealth Management, IESE Business School and Windham Capital Management
Downloads 90
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When Do Share Repurchases Increase Shareholder Wealth?

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bath - School of Management
Downloads 88
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Are Public Equity Markets Declining in Importance?

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 24, No. 1, 2014, pgs. 6-13
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of California, Riverside - Anderson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 79
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Job-Related Ethical Judgment in the Finance Profession

Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 14, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2004
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Gutta Ltd. and Aalto University
Downloads 75
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The Sub-Prime Crisis Down Under

Journal of Applied Finance (Formerly Financial Practice and Education), Vol. 18, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Banking and Finance and University of Melbourne - Department of Finance
Downloads 75