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1.

Market Efficiency, Long-Term Returns, and Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Apr 1997
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance
Downloads 86,322
2.

Option Traders Use (very) Sophisticated Heuristics, Never the Black–Scholes–Merton Formula

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 77, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and NYU-Tandon School of Engineering
Downloads 55,346
3.

The Capital Asset Pricing Model: Theory and Evidence

CRSP Working Paper No. 550; Tuck Business School Working Paper No. 03-26
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 38,742
4.

The Nature of Man

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 4-19, Summer 1994
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Nov 1997 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon School, University of Rochester (Deceased)
Downloads 31,842
5.

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 22,000
6.

A Survey of Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 04 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 21,401
7.

Economic Consequences of Financial Reporting and Disclosure Regulation: A Review and Suggestions for Future Research

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Boston University Questrom School of Business
Downloads 20,585
8.

The Financial Instability Hypothesis

The Jerome Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jul 1999
Working Paper Series
Deceased
Downloads 17,781
9.

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 17,698
10.

Establishing a Pecking Order for Finance Academics: Ranking of U.S. Finance Doctoral Programs

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
St. Joseph's University - Haub School of Business
Downloads 16,809
11.

Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Course Overview

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 14,964
12.

From Efficient Market Theory to Behavioral Finance

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1385
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation
Downloads 14,370
13.

Theory of Capital Structure - a Review

FRIHET OG MANGFOLD, FESTSSKRIFT TIL ODD, G. Arntzen. L. Fallan & O. Gustafsson, eds., Trondheim: Tapir/TØH, Tapir Academic Press, NO-7005 Trondheim, Norway,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
NTNU Business School - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Downloads 13,394
14.

The Equity Premium in 150 Textbooks

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 12,349
15.

Behavioral Corporate Finance

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 14, No. 3, Fall 2001
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Oct 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
Downloads 11,552
16.

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 11,095
17.

Securitized Banking and the Run on Repo

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 10,805
18.

Reconciling Efficient Markets with Behavioral Finance: The Adaptive Markets Hypothesis

Journal of Investment Consulting, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 May 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 10,772
19.

Hedge Funds, Systemic Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008: Written Testimony for the House Oversight Committee Hearing on Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 10,771
20.

Return on Capital (ROC), Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) and Return on Equity (ROE): Measurement and Implications

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 May 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 10,652
21.

A Review of Empirical Capital Structure Research and Directions for the Future

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2011
Working Paper Series
Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School

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Downloads 10,467
22.

The Theory of Corporate Finance: A Historical Overview

Michael C. Jensen, Clifford W. Smith, Jr., THE MODERN THEORY OF CORPORATE FINANCE, New York: McGraw-Hill Inc., pp. 2-20, 1984
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Sep 2000
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester
Downloads 10,373
23.

The Profitability of Technical Analysis: A Review

AgMAS Project Research Report No. 2004-04
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Chungbuk National University and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
Downloads 9,781
24.

Behavioral Economics

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 00-27
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 9,774
25.

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 9,239
26.

Efficient Markets Hypothesis

THE NEW PALGRAVE: A DICTIONARY OF ECONOMICS, L. Blume, S. Durlauf, eds., 2nd Edition, Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 8,716
27.

Securitization: The Tool of Financial Transformation

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-07
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
EDHEC Business School and Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kolkata
Downloads 8,200
28.

Keynes the Stock Market Investor: A Quantitative Analysis

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol 50, No 4, 2015, pages 431–449,
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Department of Finance & Accounting, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
Downloads 8,164
29.

Investor Psychology and Asset Pricing

AFA 2001 New Orleans Meetings
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 28 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business

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Downloads 7,553
30.

The Role of Basel II in the Subprime Financial Crisis: Guilty or Not Guilty?

CAREFIN Research Paper No. 3/09
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and European Banking Authority
Downloads 7,540
31.

Capital Structure Theory: a Current Perspective

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1165
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

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Downloads 7,432
32.

History and the Equity Risk Premium

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 05-04
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance
Downloads 7,218
33.

What Caused Enron?: A Capsule Social and Economic History of the 1990's

Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 214
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School
Downloads 7,090
34.

Beyond Markowitz: A Comprehensive Wealth Allocation Framework for Individual Investors

The Journal of Wealth Managment, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp 8-34, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Institute for Advanced Study
Downloads 7,035
35.

Reading About the Financial Crisis: A 21-Book Review

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 6,933
36.

Behavioral Corporate Finance: A Survey

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 6,875
37.

My Life in Finance

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance

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Downloads 6,849
38.

Economists' Hubris: The Case of Asset Pricing

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 27, pp. 9-13, December 2009
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute and Aston Business School
Downloads 6,707
39.

Research Ranking of Finance Departments: A Modified Citation Approach

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Western Kentucky University - Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Dayton and Western Kentucky University - Gordon Ford College of Business
Downloads 6,600
40.

A Risk Perception Primer: A Narrative Research Review of the Risk Perception Literature in Behavioral Accounting and Behavioral Finance

Number of pages: 109 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 6,547
41.

Applied Financial Marketing - Myth Versus Reality

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 21, pp. 55-66, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute, Capco and Capco
Downloads 6,492
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The Adaptive Markets Hypothesis: Market Efficiency from an Evolutionary Perspective

Journal of Portfolio Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 6,337
43.

Secret Liens and the Financial Crisis of 2008

American Bankruptcy Law Journal, Vol. 83, p. 253, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law
Downloads 6,326
44.

Putting Integrity into Finance: A Purely Positive Approach

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 12-074, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 12-01, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) – Finance Working Paper No. 417/2014,
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Independent and SSRN

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Downloads 5,959
45.

Managing for Stakeholders

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

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Downloads 5,896
46.

Behavioral Finance and Investor Governance

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 767, 2002
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University
Downloads 5,727
47.

Life-Cycle Finance in Theory and in Practice

Boston University School of Management Working Paper No. 2002-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics
Downloads 5,543
48.

Corporate Payout Policy

Foundations and Trends in Finance, Vol. 3, Nos. 2-3, pp. 95-287, 2008
Number of pages: 198 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and The University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 5,532
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Tres sentencias judiciales con varios errores sobre valoración (A True Story About Civil Courts and Company Valuation)

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 08 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 5,512
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Shareholder Value Creators in the S&P 500: 1991-2010

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School, IESE Business School and IESE
Downloads 5,428