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1.

Can Individual Investors Beat the Market?

HBS Finance Working Paper No. 04-025, Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 02-45
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 9,182
2.

Forecasting Default with the KMV-Merton Model

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University - W.P. Carey School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 7,567
3.

Anti-Competitive Effects of Common Ownership

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1235
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 22 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra, IESE Business School, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Charles River Associates (CRA)
Downloads 7,201
4.

Forecasting Bankruptcy More Accurately: A Simple Hazard Model

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 4,909
5.

The Tradeoff Between Mortgage Prepayments and Tax-Deferred Retirement Savings

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business

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Downloads 4,716
6.

Unobserved Actions of Mutual Funds

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, Sixteenth Annual Utah Winter Finance Conference, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business

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Downloads 3,779
7.

Accounting Quality and Debt Contracting

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University - W.P. Carey School of Business, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management and University of Arizona - Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,331
8.

Stock Market Manipulation - Theory and Evidence

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University and University of Houston
Downloads 3,263
9.

Are Ipos Really Underpriced?

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 17, pp. 811-848, 2004
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
LSV Asset Management and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 3,252
10.

Are Investors Moonstruck? - Lunar Phases and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Finance and Australian National University (ANU) - College of Business and Economics
Downloads 2,829
11.

Does Asymmetric Information Drive Capital Structure Decisions?

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University - W.P. Carey School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Houston

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Downloads 2,810
12.

Good Day Sunshine: Stock Returns and the Weather

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2001-3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Apr 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 2,771
13.

Interest Rate Derivatives at Commercial Banks: An Empirical Investigation

University of Michigan Working Paper, FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2006-02
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 2,692
14.

International Portfolio Investment: Theory, Evidence, and Institutional Framework

Number of pages: 124 Posted: 16 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Warwick Business School - Department of Finance and Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

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Downloads 2,590
15.

On the Industry Concentration of Actively Managed Equity Mutual Funds

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings, Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business

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Downloads 2,539
16.

Payout Policy

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1227
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research, Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 2,158
17.

Costly External Finance, Corporate Investment, and the Subprime Mortgage Credit Crisis

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. MKT 01-09, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1121
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Vanderbilt University - Finance
Downloads 2,138
18.

The Importance of Industry Links in Merger Waves

Journal of Finance, 2014, vol. 69(2): 527-576.
Number of pages: 159 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business and University of Washington
Downloads 2,075
19.

Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1328, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 511/2017
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
IESE Business School, Universidad de Navarra, Yale School of Management, IESE Business School, University of Navarra and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,961
20.

The Share Repurchase Announcement Puzzle: Theory and Evidence

Review of Finance, Forthcoming, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-45
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - HKUST School of Business and Management and Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,932
21.

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Effects of Expenses on Mutual Fund Flows

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 May 2004
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 1,886
22.

Expected Option Returns

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

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Downloads 1,841
23.

Lost in Translation? The Effect of Cultural Values on Mergers Around the World

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 117, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Politecnico di Milano - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 1,812
24.

Capital Structure in Corporate Spin-offs

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Mar 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,790
25.

Learning By Trading

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,657
26.

Portfolio Concentration and the Performance of Individual Investors

AFA 2006 Boston Meetings, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University, Department of Finance, University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

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Downloads 1,637
27.

Safer Ratios, Riskier Portfolios: Banks’ Response to Government Aid

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), 113, 1-28 (2014)
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 12 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Arizona State University
Downloads 1,590
28.

Management Forecast Quality and Capital Investment Decisions

The Accounting Review, Vol. 89, No. 1, pp. 331-365, January 2014
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Purdue University - Department of Accounting, City University of New York (CUNY) - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Penn State University
Downloads 1,559
29.

Financing Payouts

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1263
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 09 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
Cornerstone Research, Johnson@Cornell Tech, Cornell University and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,485
30.

The Effect of Banking Crisis on Bank-Dependent Borrowers

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,424
31.

Institutional Trading and Stock Returns

EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings, EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 1,405
32.

The Politics of Government Investment

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 106, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Arizona State University
Downloads 1,389
33.

To Steal or Not to Steal: Firm Attributes, Legal Environment, and Valuation

14th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting (FEA); AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,358
34.

Finance and Innovation: The Case of Publicly Traded Firms

Ross School of Business Paper No. 970, AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Nebraska, University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 1,336
35.

Stock Repurchase Waves: An Explanation of the Trends in Aggregate Corporate Payout Policy

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,300
36.

Financial Constraints Risk

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Houston
Downloads 1,278
37.

Hedge Funds as Investors of Last Resort?

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Texas at Austin - McCombs School of Business

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Downloads 1,241
38.

CEO Connectedness and Corporate Frauds

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, 7th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1209, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 283
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 29 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management
Downloads 1,238
39.

Industry Structure and the Conglomerate 'Discount': Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Miami - Department of Finance, University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,218
40.

Behavior Based Manipulation: Theory and Prosecution Evidence

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Houston and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management - Finance
Downloads 1,217
41.

Why Do Firms Issue Equity

Journal of Finance, Vol. 62, No. 1, February 2007, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1019
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Washington University, Saint Louis - John M. Olin School of Business
Downloads 1,154
42.

Effect of Sarbanes-Oxley Act on the Influencing of Executive Compensation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,129
43.

Fund Manager Use of Public Information: New Evidence on Managerial Skills

Sauder School of Business Working Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics and Stanford University

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Downloads 1,118
44.

To Steal or Not to Steal: Firm Attributes, Legal Environment, and Valuation

University of Michigan Working Paper; Tuck-JQFA Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues II Conference
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Jul 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 1,085
45.

Bribes and Firm Value

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1273
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,055
46.

Who Moves the Market? A Study of Stock Prices and Investment Cashflows

AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott School of Management and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 1,050
47.

Do Behavioral Biases Affect Prices?

EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 982
48.

A Safe Landing? Golden Parachutes and Corporate Behavior

University of Michigan Business School Working Paper No. 98015
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Oct 1998
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Downloads 950
49.

The Strategic Under-Reporting of Bank Risk

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, Ross School of Business Paper No. 1260
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Northeastern University - D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Downloads 950
50.

Corporate Use of Interest Rate Swaps: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Dec 2002
Working Paper Series
Temple University - Fox School of Business and Management and University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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Downloads 939