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1.

A Quantitative Approach to Tactical Asset Allocation

The Journal of Wealth Management, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cambria Investment Management
Downloads 197,575
2.

101 Formulaic Alphas

Wilmott Magazine 2016(84) (2016) 72-80
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Quantigic Solutions LLC
Downloads 24,095
3.

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: 07 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 23,548
4.

Fact, Fiction and Momentum Investing

Journal of Portfolio Management, Fall 2014 (40th Anniversary Issue), Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Yale University, Yale SOM
Downloads 23,544
5.

Luck Versus Skill in the Cross Section of Mutual Fund Returns

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2009-56 , Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 21,539
6.

Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Orcam Financial Group
Downloads 17,382
7.

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 14,532
8.

The Fundamentals of Commodity Futures Returns

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-08
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Downloads 13,335
9.

Size Matters, If You Control Your Junk

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, AQR Capital Management, LLC, Yale University, Yale SOM and AQR Capital Management, LLC

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Downloads 13,118
10.

Factor Investing

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-42
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
BlackRock, Inc
Downloads 13,015
11.

‘The Prayer’ Ten-Step Checklist for Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 May 2011
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 12,306
12.

IPO Underpricing: A Survey

HANDBOOK IN CORPORATE FINANCE: EMPIRICAL CORPORATE FINANCE, B. Espen Eckbo, ed., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 27 Oct 2004
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 11,497
13.

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 10,891
14.

Mean-Reversion and Optimization

Journal of Asset Management 16(1) (2015) 14-40
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Quantigic Solutions LLC
Downloads 10,796
15.

The Performance of Mutual Funds in the Period 1945-1964

Journal of Finance, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 389-416, 1967
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Aug 2002
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN
Downloads 10,441
16.

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 10,340
17.

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 9,912
18.

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 9,712
19.

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), Guggenheim Partners, LLC and Western Michigan University
Downloads 9,499
20.

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 9,422
21.

The Economics of Structured Finance

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-060
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 9,197
22.

The Cost of Active Investing

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 9,090
23.

A Practitioner's Defense of Return Predictability

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 May 2015 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Hull Investments LLC and SummerHaven Investment Management
Downloads 8,931
24.

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

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Downloads 8,921
25.

Active Share and Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 8,606
26.

Systemic Risk

Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 163, Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 97, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 8,439
27.

Does Academic Research Destroy Stock Return Predictability?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Department of Finance and Boston College - Department of Finance
Downloads 8,312
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 8,264
29.

The Siren Song of Factor Timing

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. Special Issue, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 8,237
30.

Discount Rate (Risk-Free Rate and Market Risk Premium) Used for 41 Countries in 2015: A Survey

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School, University of Navarra, IESE Business School and University of Navarra
Downloads 8,172
31.

Squaring Venture Capital Valuations with Reality

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 17-29
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 8,172
32.

Risk Management Failures: What are They and When do They Happen?

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2008-03-017, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2008-18
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 7,900
33.

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
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 7,732
34.

Economists’ Hubris – The Case of Equity Asset Management

Journal of Financial Transformation, Vol. 29, pp. 9-16
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 May 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Capco Institute, Aston Business School and Institute of Management Technology , Dubai
Downloads 7,476
35.

Learning to Play Offense and Defense: Combining Value and Momentum from the Bottom Up, and the Top Down

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Cambria Investment Management
Downloads 7,392
36.

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), Guggenheim Partners, LLC and Western Michigan University

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Downloads 7,377
37.

Where Do Alphas Come From?: A New Measure of the Value of Active Investment Management

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 7,086
38.

Private Benefits in Public Offerings: Tax Receivable Agreements in IPOs

Vanderbilt Law Review, 2018, BYU Law Research Paper No. 17-24
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 7,046
39.

The Market for Financial Adviser Misconduct

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University

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Downloads 6,982
40.

Betas Used by Professors: A Survey with 2,500 Answers

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2009 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 6,969
41.

The Norway Model

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2012, pages 67–81,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Department of Finance & Accounting, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School and AQR Capital Management
Downloads 6,942
42.

Best Ideas

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, London School of Economics and Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Downloads 6,822
43.

The Sharpe Ratio Efficient Frontier

Journal of Risk, Vol. 15, No. 2, Winter 2012/13
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Downloads 6,787
44.

Picking Winners? Investment Consultants' Recommendations of Fund Managers

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Oxford, Saïd Business School and University of Connecticut
Downloads 6,668
45.

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

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Downloads 6,577
46.

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 6,509
47.

Momentum Strategies in Futures Markets and Trend-following Funds

Paris December 2012 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI-AFFI Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Imperial College Business School and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 6,400
48.

Ph.D Thesis: An Analysis of Hedge Fund Strategies

Number of pages: 456 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
HEC - Université de Liège
Downloads 6,375
49.

Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and University College Cork
Downloads 6,353
50.

Hedge Fund Activism, Corporate Governance, and Firm Performance

Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, p. 1729, 2008, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 139/2006, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-28, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2008-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 6,352