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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 195,412
2.

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 23,101
3.

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 22,908
4.

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 21,313
5.

Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Orcam Financial Group
Downloads 16,840
6.

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 14,393
7.

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 13,260
8.

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 12,725
9.

Factor Investing

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-42
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
BlackRock, Inc
Downloads 12,583
10.

‘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 12,178
11.

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 10,810
12.

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 10,424
13.

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 10,341
14.

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 9,822
15.

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 9,377
16.

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 9,361
17.

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 9,273
18.

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 9,151
19.

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 8,979
20.

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 University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Downloads 8,574
21.

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 8,556
22.

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 8,416
23.

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 8,386
24.

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 8,202
25.

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 8,188
26.

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 8,152
27.

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

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School, University of Navarra, IESE Business School and University of Navarra
Downloads 7,922
28.

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 7,750
29.

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 7,469
30.

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 7,255
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
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 7,209
32.

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 7,131
33.

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 7,046
34.

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 6,873
35.

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 6,810
36.

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 6,762
37.

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

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 6,734
38.

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 6,659
39.

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 6,625
40.

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 6,350
41.

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 6,345
42.

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 6,301
43.

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 6,299
44.

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 6,290
45.

Hedge Funds: Past, Present and Future

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2007-03-003, Charles A Dice Center WP No. 2007-3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 6,182
46.

My Factor Philippic

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 5,974
47.

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: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 5,885
48.

Inside the 'Black Box' of Sell-Side Financial Analysts

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming, Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 15-042
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Department of Accounting, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Accounting and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting

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Downloads 5,864
49.

Hedge Funds: Performance, Risk, and Capital Formation

The Journal of Finance, Vol. LXIII, No. 4, August 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Maple Financial Group, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Imperial College London and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 5,474
50.

False Discoveries in Mutual Fund Performance: Measuring Luck in Estimated Alphas

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 08-18, Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-043
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Geneva GSEM and GFRI and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 5,403