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1.

Understanding the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Man AHL
Downloads 43,707
2.

We Don't Quite Know What We are Talking About When We Talk About Volatility

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City and New York University (NYU) - NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Downloads 36,432
3.

Facts and Fantasies About Commodity Futures

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 04-20
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 27,166
4.

How Active is Your Fund Manager? A New Measure That Predicts Performance

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 06-14, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 25,973
5.

Optimal Capital Allocation Using RAROC and EVA

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business

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Downloads 23,895
6.

The Golden Dilemma

Financial Analysts Journal, vol. 69, no. 4 (July/August 2013) 10-42.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 23,108
7.

Risk Management Lessons from Long-Term Capital Management

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 18,406
8.

The Worldwide Equity Premium: A Smaller Puzzle

Chapter 11 of R Mehra (Ed), Handbook of the Equity Risk Premium. Elsevier, 2008, pages 467–514, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper; EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 18,303
9.

Efficiency of Financial Institutions: International Survey and Directions for Future Research

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Apr 1997
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Florida State University - Department of Finance

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Downloads 18,197
10.

Risk Management for Hedge Funds: Introduction and Overview

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 17,385
11.

Political Competition, Ideology and Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 17,159
12.

Valuation Using Multiples: How Do Analysts Reach Their Conclusions?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 17,124
13.

The Flash Crash: High-Frequency Trading in an Electronic Market

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London - Centre for Global Finance and Technology, University of Maryland, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Finance Department and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 16,859
14.

Problem Loans and Cost Efficiency in Commercial Banks

WFIC 96-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 1996
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Kansas School of Business
Downloads 16,187
15.

Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery: Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 05 May 2008
Working Paper Series
American University - Kogod School of Business and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 15,786
16.

Performance of Private Equity Funds

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School and HEC Paris - Strategy & Business Policy
Downloads 15,684
17.

The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail (Presentation Slides)

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2018
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Operations Research & Industrial Engineering
Downloads 15,574
18.

The Economics of Private Equity Funds

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, pp. 2303-2341, Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 15,226
19.

Asymmetric Information, Heterogeneity in Risk Perceptions and Insurance: An Explanation to a Puzzle

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 15,161
20.

A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

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Downloads 14,987
21.

What Happened to the Quants in August 2007?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 14,932
22.

Understanding the Securitization of Subprime Mortgage Credit

Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper No. 07-43, FRB of New York Staff Report, No. 318
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Oliver Wyman

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Downloads 14,136
23.

Squaring Venture Capital Valuations with Reality

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 09 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 13,761
24.

The Fall of Enron

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-38
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 13,293
25.

119 Common Errors in Company Valuations

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 714
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 12,999
26.

Hedge Funds and the Asian Currency Crisis of 1997

Yale School of Management Working Paper No. F-58
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, New York University - Stern School of Business and PARADIGM Capital Management

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 12,165
27.

Slapped in the Face by the Invisible Hand: Banking and the Panic of 2007

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management
Downloads 11,952
28.

Frictions to Political Competition and Financial Openness

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Leicester
Downloads 11,657
29.

How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-33, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 477/2016
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 11,590
30.

151 Trading Strategies

Z. Kakushadze and J.A. Serur. 151 Trading Strategies. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, an imprint of Springer Nature, 1st Edition (2018), XX, 480 pp; ISBN 978-3-030-02791-9
Number of pages: 271 Posted: 13 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Quantigic Solutions LLC and University of CEMA
Downloads 11,560
31.

Corporate Sustainability: First Evidence on Materiality

The Accounting Review, Vol. 91, No. 6, pp. 1697-1724.
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Causeway Capital Management, LLC, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
Downloads 11,535
32.

Pseudo-Mathematics and Financial Charlatanism: The Effects of Backtest Overfitting on Out-of-Sample Performance

Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 61(5), May 2014, pp.458-471
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of Newcastle (Australia), Cornell University - Operations Research & Industrial Engineering and Western Michigan University
Downloads 11,318
33.

The Long-Term Effects of Hedge Fund Activism

Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 802, Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, 2015, pp. 1085-1156, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-66
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Downloads 11,295
34.

SRISK: A Conditional Capital Shortfall Measure of Systemic Risk

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 11,263
35.

Regulating Bankers' Pay

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 98, No. 2, pp. 247-287, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 641
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 10,882
36.

Reducing Retirement Risk with a Rising Equity Glide-Path

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
The American College and The Kitces Report & Nerd's Eye View
Downloads 10,814
37.

Just Say No to Wall Street: Putting a Stop to the Earnings Game

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 41-46, Winter 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Monitor Company and Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 10,800
38.

The Cash Flow, Return and Risk Characteristics of Private Equity

NYU, Finance Working Paper No. 03-001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 7 versions of this paper

Downloads 10,772
39.

Bank Lending During the Financial Crisis of 2008

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 97, 319-338, 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 10,618
40.

High-Frequency Trading

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Independent, Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 10,593
41.

Understanding CVA, DVA, and FVA: Examples of Interest Rate Swap Valuation

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics
Downloads 10,134
42.

Competition and Crisis in Mortgage Securitization

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, p.213, (2013)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California Gould School of Law

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Downloads 10,104
43.

Regulating the Shadow Banking System

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management
Downloads 9,869
44.

Private Equity Performance: What Do We Know?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-44, Darden Business School Working Paper No. 1932316
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 9,826
45.

Can Hedge-Fund Returns Be Replicated?: The Linear Case

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Babson College - Finance Division and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 9,765
46.

Building Diversified Portfolios that Outperform Out-of-Sample

Journal of Portfolio Management, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Operations Research & Industrial Engineering
Downloads 9,746
47.

The Probability of Backtest Overfitting

Journal of Computational Finance (Risk Journals), 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of Newcastle (Australia), Cornell University - Operations Research & Industrial Engineering and Western Michigan University

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Downloads 9,685
48.

The Wages of Failure: Executive Compensation at Bear Stearns and Lehman 2000-2008

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 27, 2010, pp. 257-282, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 657, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
Downloads 9,642
49.

How and Why Credit Rating Agencies are Not Like Other Gatekeepers

FINANCIAL GATEKEEPERS: CAN THEY PROTECT INVESTORS?, Yasuyuki Fuchita, Robert E. Litan, eds., Brookings Institution Press and the Nomura Institute of Capital Markets Research, 2006, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-46
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
Downloads 9,504
50.

The Corporate Governance of Banks

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, April 2003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Yale Law School and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 9,500