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1.

What Happened to the Quants in August 2007?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 21 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2008
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 14,389
2.

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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Downloads 9,925
3.

An Alternative Three-Factor Model

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2014
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Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, Simon Business School, University of Rochester and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 9,838
4.

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 9,265
5.

The Tactical and Strategic Value of Commodity Futures

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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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 7,124
7.

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 6,872
8.

Macroeconomic Factors and the Correlation of Stock and Bond Returns

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-46; AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Capula Investment Services
Downloads 6,340
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Measuring Loss Potential of Hedge Fund Strategies

Journal of Alternative Investments, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 7-31, Summer 2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Guggenheim Partners, LLC and UBS Wealth Managment Research
Downloads 6,095
10.

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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11.

The Financial Market Impact of Quantitative Easing

Bank of England Working Paper No. 393
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Bank of England - Monetary Analysis, Bank of England, Bank of England and Bank of England
Downloads 5,525
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What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part I: Univariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 29, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 5,215
13.

The Dark Side of Universal Banking: Financial Conglomerates and the Origins of the Subprime Financial Crisis

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, 2009, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 468, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 468
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 13 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 5,142
14.

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
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Yale University - Cowles Foundation, University of Southern California - Department of Economics and University of California, Davis - Department of Economics
Downloads 5,106
15.

Building Diversified Portfolios that Outperform Out-of-Sample

Journal of Portfolio Management, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Downloads 4,577
16.

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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Downloads 4,391
17.

Understanding the Fed Model, Capital Structure, and Then Some

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 4,197
18.

Does the Fed Control Interest Rates?

The Review of Asset Pricing Studies, Forthcoming, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-23, Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Finance
Downloads 4,111
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What Every Investor Should Know About Commodities, Part Ii: Multivariate Return Analysis

Alternative Investment Research Centre Working Paper No. 33
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Independent and Deutsche Bank AG (London)

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Downloads 4,004
20.

Sharpening the Arithmetic of Active Management

Financial Analysts Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
AQR Capital Management, LLC
Downloads 3,916
21.

Bagehot was a Shadow Banker: Shadow Banking, Central Banking, and the Future of Global Finance

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Credit Suisse, Credit Suisse and Bard College at Simon's Rock
Downloads 3,819
22.

The Regulatory Response to the Financial Crisis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2257
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Financial Markets Group
Downloads 3,375
23.

Factor Investing in the Corporate Bond Market

Financial Analysts Journal, 2017, Vol. 73, No. 2
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Robeco Investment Research and Robeco Asset Management
Downloads 3,334
24.

Determinants of Commercial Bank Interest Margins and Profitability: Some International Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1900
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER)
Downloads 3,276
25.

How to Time the Commodity Market

Journal of Derivatives & Hedge Funds, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 1-8, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
SKEMA Business School - Lille Campus, Deutsche Bank AG (London) and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 3,242
26.

Facts and Fantasies About Commodity Futures Ten Years Later

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 May 2015
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SummerHaven Investment Management, Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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27.

The Role of the Capital Market in the Economic Development

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
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Alexandru Ioan Cuza University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 3,237
28.

The Determinants of Stock and Bond Return Comovements

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, Issue 6, pp. 2374-2428, 2010, National Bank of Belgium Working Paper No. 119, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Ghent University - Department of Financial Economics

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Downloads 3,157
29.

Risk Assessment for Banking Systems

14th Annual Utah Winter Finance Conference Paper; EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 437
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2004
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Austrian National Bank - Economic Studies Division, University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business and Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB)
Downloads 3,118
30.

Energy Shocks and Financial Markets

Journal of Futures Markets, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 1-27, 1996
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame, University of New South Wales - Australian School of Business and Vanderbilt University - Finance
Downloads 3,096
31.

Basel III: Is the Cure Worse than the Disease?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2010
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City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, University of Westminster, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
Downloads 3,093
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Liquidity and Leverage

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 328
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund and Bank for International Settlements
Downloads 3,056
33.

What to Look for in a Backtest

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Downloads 2,990
34.

Liquidity and Financial Market Runs

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-11; AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jul 2003
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 2,747
35.

The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail (Presentation Slides)

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Guggenheim Partners, LLC
Downloads 2,707
36.

Inflation and Nominal Financial Reporting: Implications for Performance and Stock Prices

The Accounting Review, Year 2011, Volume 86, Number 3 (May), Pages 1045-1085
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 2,674
37.

Leveraged Buyout Bankruptcies, the Problem of Hindsight Bias, and the Credit Default Swap Solution

Columbia Business Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 1, p. 118, 2011, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1632084
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP - New York Office
Downloads 2,610
38.

The Price of Gold: A Global Required Yield Theory

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
Kedge Business School Bordeaux and Nexxus Wealth Technologies, Inc.
Downloads 2,601
39.

Determinants of Bank Profitability Before and During the Crisis: Evidence from Switzerland

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 10 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and Institut für Finanzdienstleistungen Zug (IFZ)
Downloads 2,594
40.

An Accurate Solution for Credit Value Adjustment (CVA) and Wrong Way Risk

Journal of Fixed Income, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 May 2013 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Risk Models, BMO Capital Markets
Downloads 2,542
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Measuring the Macroeconomic Impact of Monetary Policy at the Zero Lower Bound

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-77
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department

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42.

Kinetic Component Analysis

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
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Guggenheim Partners, LLC and University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute
Downloads 2,487
43.

Foreign Institutional Investment in the Indian Equity Market: An Analysis of Daily Flows during January 1999-May 2002

Money & Finance, Vol. 2, No. 9-10, April-September 2002
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
International Management Institute (IMI) - International Management Institute, Kolkata, ICRA Ltd and Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Economic Research Unit
Downloads 2,472
44.

The Dodd-Frank Act: A Flawed and Inadequate Response to the Too-Big-To-Fail Problem

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 951-1057, 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 516, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 04 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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45.

Liquidity and Credit Default Swap Spreads

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
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The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF)

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Inflation and the Stock Market: Understanding the 'Fed Model'

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2011
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Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and U.S. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System - Division of Research and Statistics, Capital Markets

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47.

Financial Inclusion and Financial Stability: Current Policy Issues

ADBI Working Paper No. 259
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and Infusive Intelligence
Downloads 2,414
48.

Macroeconomic Conditions and the Puzzles of Credit Spreads and Capital Structure

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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49.

Economic Aspects of Bitcoin and Other Decentralized Public-Ledger Currency Platforms

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 685
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group
Downloads 2,376
50.

The Complexities of the Financial Turmoil of 2007 and 2008

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Bucknell University - Department of Economics and Bucknell University
Downloads 2,321