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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 86,622
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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 55,650
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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 39,171
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A Five-Factor Asset Pricing Model

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 38,884
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Corporate Governance and Control

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 02/2002
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 31 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (ULB), Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

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Downloads 38,847
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Value Versus Growth: The International Evidence

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 May 1997
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 37,485
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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: 16 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City and NYU-Tandon School of Engineering
Downloads 34,834
8.

Separation of Ownership and Control

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998, and Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 34,541
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Pairs Trading: Performance of a Relative Value Arbitrage Rule

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Dec 1998 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Simon Fraser University, Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Downloads 30,016
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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

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Downloads 26,656
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Taxes, Financing Decisions, and Firm Value

Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) Working Paper No.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Feb 1997
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

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Downloads 26,051
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Remuneration: Where We've Been, How We Got to Here, What are the Problems, and How to Fix Them

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 04-28; ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 44/2004
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
SSRN, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 23,947
13.

Exercises in Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management (ARPM) with Solutions and Code

Number of pages: 281 Posted: 11 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 23,711
14.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 107-155, February 2003
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 12 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management

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Downloads 23,616
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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

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Downloads 23,391
16.

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 23,313
17.

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 21,428
18.

The Black-Litterman Approach: Original Model and Extensions

Shorter version in, THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF QUANTITATIVE FINANCE, Wiley, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 19,426
19.

Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 91 Posted: 19 May 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
Downloads 18,859
20.

The Equity Premium

EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings; CRSP Working Paper No. 522
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

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Downloads 18,599
21.

International Corporate Governance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 05/2003; and Tuck-JQFA Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues II Conference
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Katz School of Business and Purdue University
Downloads 17,927
22.

Where the Black Swans Hide & the 10 Best Days Myth

Cambria – Quantitative Research Monthly, August 2011,
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cambria Investment Management
Downloads 17,434
23.

The Microstructure of the ‘Flash Crash’: Flow Toxicity, Liquidity Crashes and the Probability of Informed Trading

The Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 118-128, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Guggenheim Partners, LLC and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 17,222
24.

Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Orcam Financial Group
Downloads 17,063
25.

Review of Statistical Arbitrage, Cointegration, and Multivariate Ornstein-Uhlenbeck

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 May 2009 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 16,731
26.

Flow Toxicity and Liquidity in a High Frequency World

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 25, No. 5, pp. 1457-1493, 2012.
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 23 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Guggenheim Partners, LLC and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 15,322
27.

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 15,143
28.

CEO Incentives: It's Not How Much You Pay, But How

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Harvard Business Review, No. 3, May-June 1990
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Apr 1999
Accepted Paper Series
SSRN and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business

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Downloads 14,468
29.

Investor Protection and Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 14,437
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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 14,364
31.

The Crisis of Fair Value Accounting: Making Sense of the Recent Debate

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 33, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 34, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 13,932
32.

Agency Problems and Residual Claims

Michael C. Jensen, FOUNDATIONS OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, Harvard University Press, 1998; Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 26, June 1983
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Nov 1998
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and SSRN
Downloads 13,816
33.

Offshore Hedge Funds: Survival & Performance 1989-1995

Yale School of Management Working Paper No. F-52B
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Feb 1997
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management and New York University - Stern School of Business

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Downloads 13,735
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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 13,290
35.

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 12,923
36.

Factor Investing

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-42
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
BlackRock, Inc
Downloads 12,798
37.

The Consequences of Mortgage Credit Expansion: Evidence from the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 12,531
38.

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Making of Quack Corporate Governance

NYU, Law and Econ Research Paper 04-032; Yale Law & Econ Research Paper 297; Yale ICF Working Paper 04-37; ECGI - Finance Working Paper 52/2004
Number of pages: 234 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School

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Downloads 12,338
39.

‘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 12,246
40.

New Evidence and Perspectives on Mergers

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 01-070, HBS Finance Working Paper No. 01-070
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, AQR Capital Management, LLC and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 12,114
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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

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Downloads 12,084
42.

Mandatory IFRS Reporting Around the World: Early Evidence on the Economic Consequences

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 198/2008, Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Mannheim - Accounting and Taxation, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Downloads 12,079
43.

The Dow Theory: William Peter Hamilton's Track Record Re-Considered

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business, University of Miami - School of Business Administration and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Downloads 11,630
44.

Managing Diversification

Risk, pp. 74-79, May 2009, Bloomberg Education & Quantitative Research and Education Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 11,443
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Fully Flexible Views: Theory and Practice

Fully Flexible Views: Theory and Practice, Risk, Vol. 21, No. 10, pp. 97-102, October 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 11,375
46.

Mergers and Acquisitions in Europe

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 114/2006, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2006-06
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 11,172
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Size, Value, and Momentum in International Stock Returns

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2011-85, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-10
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 11,005
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Quant Nugget 2: Linear vs. Compounded Returns – Common Pitfalls in Portfolio Management

GARP Risk Professional, pp. 49-51, April 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
ARPM - Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management
Downloads 10,969
49.

Disappearing Dividends: Changing Firm Characteristics Or Lower Propensity To Pay?

AFA 2001 New Orleans; CRSP Working Paper No. 509
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Downloads 10,950
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Does Corporate Governance Predict Firms' Market Values? Evidence from Korea

post-publication version, published in Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 22, No. 2, Fall 2006, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 86/2005, KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 02-04, McCombs Research Paper Series No. 02-05, Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 237, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Korea University - Department of Finance and Korea University Business School

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Downloads 10,934