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1.

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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2.

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 14,474
3.

Institutional Investors and Stock Market Volatility

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 03-30
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies, Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies and Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies

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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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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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Integrated Risk Management for the Firm: A Senior Manager's Guide

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 8,747
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A Multifractal Model of Asset Returns

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1164, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Yale University - International Center for Finance, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and EDHEC Business School - Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 7,557
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Corporate Social Responsibility as a Conflict Between Shareholders

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and HEC Montreal
Downloads 7,140
9.

Corporate Ownership Around the World

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1840
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 31 Jul 1998
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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The Economic Lives of the Poor

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 06-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Long-Term Global Market Correlations

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 08-04
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, Capula Investment Services and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Macroeconomics after the Crisis: Time to Deal with the Pretense-of-Knowledge Syndrome

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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The Crisis: Basic Mechanisms, and Appropriate Policies

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 09-01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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14.

Foreign Direct Investment in India: A Critical Analysis of FDI from 1991-2005

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
Centre for Civil Society
Downloads 5,338
15.

Demography and the Long-Run Predictability of the Stock Market

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C02-21; Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1380
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Sep 2002
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation, University of Southern California - Department of Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,110
16.

Innovation Concepts and Typology – An Evolutionary Discussion

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 05/STI/2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University - Higher School of Economics, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and National Research University Higher School of Economics
Downloads 4,992
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The Miracle of Microfinance? Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-09
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 14 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics

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Can't We All Be More Like Scandinavians? Asymmetric Growth and Institutions in an Interdependent World

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-22
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Government and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Econometric Measures of Connectedness and Systemic Risk in the Finance and Insurance Sectors

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 21, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4774-10, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, CAREFIN Research Paper No. 12/2010
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Massachusetts at Amherst - Eugene M. Isenberg School of Management - Department of Finance and Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 4,593
20.

The Role of Globalization in Economic Development

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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21.

Inequality and Institutions in 20th Century America

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Corporate Governance and Merger Activity in the U.S.: Making Sense of the 1980s and 1990s

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-11
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Interest Rate Targeting and the Dynamics of Short-Term Rates

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 1997
Working Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. - Quantitative Strategy Group and World Bank

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24.

Bubbles, Human Judgment, and Expert Opinion

Yale Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1303
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Cowles Foundation
Downloads 4,146
25.

Bad Beta, Good Beta

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Oct 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Arrowstreet Capital, LP

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Short Interests, Fundamental Analysis, and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jul 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Southern California - Leventhal School of Accounting, Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and University of California, Berkeley - Accounting Group
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27.

The U.S. Current Account and the Dollar

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-02
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Bocconi University - Department of Economics and King's College London

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28.

Statement on Prediction Markets

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Related Publication No. 07-11
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Yale University - School of Management, University of South Florida - College of Business, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., Dartmouth College, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Oxford, Smith School, George Mason University, Princeton University, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Chicago Law School, Stanford University, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Economics, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, Yale University - Cowles Foundation, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Independent, Harvard Law School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Organizational Behavior & Industrial Relations Group, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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A Caricature (Model) of the World Economy

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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30.

Investor Protection and Corporate Valuation

Harvard Institute of Economics Research Paper No. 1882
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Dec 1999
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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31.

Conceptualizing the Innovation Process – Trends and Outlook

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BPR 10/STI/2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University - Higher School of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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32.

Institutional Investors and Equity Prices

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 116, No. 1, pp. 229-259, February 2001
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jun 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Yale School of Management

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The Economic Consequences of Legal Origins

Journal of Economic Literature, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, SKEMA Business School and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Does the Media Matter? A Field Experiment Measuring the Effect of Newspapers on Voting Behavior and Political Opinions

Yale Economic Applications and Policy Discussion Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University and Yale University
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The Macroeconomic Effects of Oil Price Shocks: Why are the 2000s so Different from the 1970s?

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-21
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional (CREI)
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Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why so Different?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2068
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics

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Crises and Hedge Fund Risk

UMASS-Amherst Working Paper, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 07-14, University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 10-08
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 May 2008 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia, University of Massachusetts at Amherst - Eugene M. Isenberg School of Management - Department of Finance and Goethe University Frankfurt - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

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38.

Fractionalization

Harvard Institute Research Working Paper No. 1959
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Jul 2002
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Harvard University - Department of Economics, New York University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and UCLA Anderson School of Management

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Conditional Value-at-Risk: Aspects of Modeling and Estimation

MIT Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 01-19
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Management Science & Engineering
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European Unemployment: The Evolution of Facts and Ideas

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-24
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Oct 2005
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Can Bitcoin Become a Major Currency?

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 14-17
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Kenyon College and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,957
42.

Global Games: Theory and Applications

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1275R
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 27 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics and Bank for International Settlements
Downloads 2,910
43.

Agency Problems and Dividend Policies around the World

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Paper No. 1839
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 1998
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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The Efficiency of Equity-Linked Compensation: Understanding the Full Cost of Awarding Executive Stock Options

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 00-056
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Apr 2000
Working Paper Series
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance

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45.

The New Comparative Economics

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2002; Yale SOM Working Paper No. ES-24; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3054
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, SKEMA Business School, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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Digital Currencies: Principles, Trends, Opportunities, and Risks

Number of pages: 110 Posted: 12 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies
Downloads 2,819
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History, Institutions and Economic Performance: The Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-27
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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48.

Expected Stock Returns and Variance Risk Premia

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper, Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, Duke Department of Economics Research Paper No. 5, CREATES Research Paper No. 2008-48
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Finance, Duke University - Economics Group and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance

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Rebalancing Growth in China: A Three-Handed Approach

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 05-32
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Bocconi University - Department of Economics

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50.

The State of Macro

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-12
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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