SSRN eLibrary Search Results
Mid-Atlantic Research Conferences in Finance (MARC)

20,017 Total downloads
Search Within

Viewing: 1 - 50 of 79 papers

1.

Sensation Seeking and Hedge Funds

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies and Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business
Downloads 3,715
2.

Absolving Beta of Volatility's Effects

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, Students, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF)
Downloads 912
3.

An Empirical Assessment of Empirical Corporate Finance

Number of pages: 111 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Utah - Department of Finance and University of Western Ontario - Ivey School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 799
4.

Does Hiring M&A Advisers Matter for Private Sellers?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration, University of Alabama - Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies, Portland State University and Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 784
5.

Optimal Factor Strategy in FX Markets

HKUST Finance Symposium 2016: Active Investing and Arbitrage Capital, 29th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2016
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of New South Wales, Sydney and Washington University in Saint Louis - John M. Olin Business School
Downloads 784
6.

How Do Informed Option Traders Trade? Option Trading Activity, News Releases, and Stock Return Predictability

11th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC), 28th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame, Ohio University and Syracuse University
Downloads 687
7.

Innovation in Mature Firms: A Text-Based Analysis

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 01 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 585
8.

Why Do Boards Exist? Governance Design in the Absence of Corporate Law

Swedish House of Finance Research Paper No. 17-8, 12th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC), 2nd Annual Financial Institutions, Regulation and Corporate Governance Conference, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 504/2017
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Swedish House of Finance, BI Norwegian Business School, Department of Finance and BI Norwegian Business School, Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 558
9.

Do Institutional Investors Monitor their Large vs. Small Investments Differently? Evidence from the Say-On-Pay Vote

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2510442
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
Michigan State University - Department of Finance and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 534
10.

Insider Investor and Information

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 498
11.

Multifactor Models and the APT: Evidence from a Broad Cross-Section of Stock Returns

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
BI Norwegian Business School, Hanken School of Economics - Department of Finance and Statistics and Durham University Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 485
12.

Expected Investment Growth and the Cross Section of Stock Returns

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas and University of Delaware
Downloads 483
13.

The Nominal Price Premium

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-15, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Gabelli School of Business - Fordham University
Downloads 454
14.

A Global Macroeconomic Risk Model for Value, Momentum, and Other Asset Classes

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Working Paper Series
BI Norwegian Business School, Toulouse Business School and Norwegian Business School
Downloads 441
15.

Bear Beta

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 20 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Banking and Finance and Georgia State University
Downloads 433
16.

Profit Sharing: A Contracting Solution to Harness the Wisdom of the Crowd

2017 WFA, SFS Cavalcade, 2017 Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Finance
Downloads 419
17.

Debt Structure as a Strategic Bargaining Tool

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 487/2016
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Temple University
Downloads 389
18.

The Opposing Effects of Information Complexity and Information Content on Return Volatility

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Minnesota, University of Texas at Dallas, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 375
19.

Persistent Blessings of Luck

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 368
20.

Up-Cascaded Wisdom of the Crowd

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 286
21.

Labor Force Demographics and Corporate Innovation

HEC Paris Research Paper No. FIN-2017-1243
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 29 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
HEC Paris - Finance Department, York University - Schulich School of Business and York University - Schulich School of Business
Downloads 237
22.

Bank Lending in the Knowledge Economy

28th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, Georgia State University, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 232
23.

Related Securities and the Cross-Section of Stock Return Momentum: Evidence From Credit Default Swaps (CDS)

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 09 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration, University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration and University of Arkansas - Department of Finance

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 225
24.

The Systemic Effects of Benchmarking

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Finance, Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 211
25.

Intermediary Asset Pricing and the Nonlinear Relation between Volatility and the Equity Size Premium

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 30 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Saint Louis University - Department of Finance, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and University of Louisville
Downloads 205
26.

Bucking the Trend: Why do IPOs Choose Controversial Governance Structures and Why Do Investors Let Them

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics and Drexel University
Downloads 193
27.

Hidden in Plain Sight: Equity Price Discovery with Informed Private Debt

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 31 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornell University and Yale University - School of Management
Downloads 193
28.

The Bright Side of Political Uncertainty: The Case of R&D

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Nebraska, Lundquist College of Business, University of Oregon and Sun Yat-sen University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 193
29.

Does Option-Based Compensation Affect Payout Policy? Evidence from FAS123R

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-2, 28th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Accounting, Business Law & Taxation and Columbia University - Columbia Business School
Downloads 175
30.

Does Knowledge Protection Benefit Shareholders? Evidence from Stock Market Reaction and Firm Investment in Knowledge Assets

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming , FIRN Research Paper No. 2728108
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Sydney Business School and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 165
31.

Time-Varying Demand for Lottery: Speculation Ahead of Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
Tsinghua University, University of Delaware, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Chinese university of Hong Kong (Shenzhen)
Downloads 164
32.

Capital Gains Tax and Innovation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Exeter and University of Cincinnati - Department of Finance - Real Estate
Downloads 162
33.

The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 162
34.

Does Shareholder Voting Matter? Evidence from the Takeover Market

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Baylor University, University of Georgia School of Law, Baylor University and University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting
Downloads 146
35.

Do Demand Curves for Stocks Slope Down in the Long Run?

Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University Research Paper No. 2819687
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Gabelli School of Business - Fordham University
Downloads 142
36.

Portfolio Pumping in Mutual Fund Families

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Rochester, Simon Business School, Students
Downloads 141
37.

Hedge Fund Liquidity Management

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University (ASU) - Finance Department, Securities and Exchange Commission, University of Massachusetts at Amherst - Eugene M. Isenberg School of Management - Department of Finance and Securities and Exchange Commission
Downloads 140
38.

Credit and Punishment: The Career Incentives of Wall Street Bankers

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 16-81
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Accounting
Downloads 138
39.

Do (Should) Brokers Route Standing Limit Orders Seeking to Trade U.S. Equity Options to Wholesalers?

12th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Utah State University and University of Mississippi - Department of Finance
Downloads 136
40.

Well Begun Is Half Done: Initial R&D Competence and Firm Growth

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business and Peking University - HSBC Business School
Downloads 134
41.

Inferring Aggregate Market Expectations from the Cross-Section of Stock Prices

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Syracuse University
Downloads 132
42.

Market Valuation of Anticipated Governance Changes: Evidence from Contentious Shareholder Meetings

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-47, 27th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting Paper
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Accounting, Columbia Business School - Accounting, Business Law & Taxation and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 131
43.

Innovation Beyond Firm Boundaries: Common Blockholders, Strategic Alliances, and Corporate Innovation

American Economic Association 2017 Meetings Paper, Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2016 Conference Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Baruch College (CUNY) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 122
44.

Pricing Shocks to Conditional Market Beta

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School and Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School
Downloads 119
45.

Congruence in Governance: Evidence from Creditor Monitoring of Corporate Acquisitions

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
Drexel University, Drexel University and Drexel University - Department of Finance
Downloads 117
46.

Distressed Stocks in Distressed Times

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Downloads 117
47.

Portfolio Concentration and Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Dayton and University of Arkansas - Department of Finance
Downloads 115
48.

Political Speeches and Stock Market Outcomes

30th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2017
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Business Administration
Downloads 111
49.

The Securitization Flash Flood

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Downloads 111
50.

Family Feud: Succession Tournaments and Risk-taking in Family Firms

11th Annual Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC)
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration, Michigan State University, The Eli Broad College of Business, Students and Michigan State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 104