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1151.

International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS): Pros and Cons for Investors

Accounting and Business Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 27,121
1152.

Efficiency of Financial Institutions: International Survey and Directions for Future Research

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Apr 1997
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Florida State University - Department of Finance

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Downloads 18,026
1153.

Does Foreign Direct Investment Accelerate Economic Growth?

U of Minnesota Department of Finance Working Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jun 2002
Working Paper Series
Institute for Business Innovation and UC Berkeley
Downloads 14,747
1154.

Capital Markets Research in Accounting

JAE Rochester Conference April 2000
Number of pages: 145 Posted: 05 Dec 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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1155.

Carry

Fama-Miller Working Paper
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 26 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Yale University, Yale SOM, AQR Capital Management, LLC and VU University Amsterdam, PGO-IM

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Downloads 7,798
1156.

Demystifying Time-Series Momentum Strategies: Volatility Estimators, Trading Rules and Pairwise Correlations

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Imperial College Business School and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 7,578
1157.

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
1158.

Corporate Governance, Investor Protection and Performance in Emerging Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2818
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Mar 2002
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - Development Economics Data Group (DECDG)
Downloads 6,392
1159.

Common Risk Factors in Currency Markets

Review of Financial Studies ( 2011), 24(11), .
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 01 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 6,337
1160.

Determinants and Impact of Sovereign Credit Ratings

Economic Policy Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, October 1996
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Moody's Investors Service and Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 6,046
1161.

Global Real Estate Markets: Cycles And Fundamentals

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 99-03
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts®, Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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1162.

Irrational Optimism

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2004, pages 16–25, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA397,
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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Downloads 5,694
1163.

The Effect of International Institutional Factors on Properties of Accounting Earnings

University of Rochester Working Paper FR 99-12
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Downloads 5,409
1164.

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
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1165.

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 5,162
1166.

Political Risk, Economic Risk and Financial Risk

Fuqua School of Business Working Paper No. 9606
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 May 2000
Working Paper Series
TR, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and First Chicago Investment Management Co.
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1167.

International Evidence on Financial Derivatives Usage

Financial Management, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 185-206, Spring 2009, AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings, EFA 2003 Glasgow
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Warwick Business School - Department of Finance, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and BlueCrest Capital
Downloads 4,646
1168.

Corporate Risk Management as a Lever for Shareholder Value Creation

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 10 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Warwick Business School - Department of Finance

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1169.

Walking Back from Cyprus

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,196
1170.

A Portfolio Analysis of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Peking University - HSBC School of Business
Downloads 4,156
1171.

Efficiency and the Bear: Short Sales and Markets around the World

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-45; EFA 2003 Annual Conference; AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings; 14th Annual Conference on Financial Economics & Accounting
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 06 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
IMD International, Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance and China Academy of Financial Research (CAFR)

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1172.

The Euro Area Sovereign Debt Crisis: Safe Haven, Credit Rating Agencies and the Spread of the Fever from Greece, Ireland and Portugal

ECB Working Paper No. 1419
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
European Central Bank (ECB) - Directorate General Economics
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1173.

The Impacts of the World Bank and IMF Structural Adjustment Programmes on Africa: The Case Study of Cote D'Ivoire, Senegal, Uganda, and Zimbabwe

Sacha Journal of Policy and Strategic Studies, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 110-130, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Port Harcourt
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1174.

Why Do Countries Matter so Much for Corporate Governance?

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 50/2004, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2004-16 and Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-03-008
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Aug 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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1175.

Financial Networks and Contagion

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Harvard University and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,915
1176.

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 3,875
1177.

An Impressionistic View of the 'Real' Price of Gold Around the World

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,694
1178.

Rise of the Machines: Algorithmic Trading in the Foreign Exchange Market

Journal of Finance, 69, pp. 2045-2084., FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 980
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Federal Reserve Board - Division of International Finance, Federal Reserve Board - Division of International Finance, University of Gothenburg - Centre for Finance and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Downloads 3,644
1179.

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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Downloads 3,627
1180.

Hayek Money: The Cryptocurrency Price Stability Solution

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Milan Bicocca University - Department of Statistics and Quantitative Methods
Downloads 3,625
1181.

What Does Futures Market Interest Tell Us about the Macroeconomy and Asset Prices?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 105, No. 3, 2012, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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1182.

Foreign Direct Investment

CIES Working Paper No. 19
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,541
1183.

Problems of Implementing International Accounting Standards in a Transition Economy: A Case Study of Russia

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Nov 2003
Case and Teaching Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting and Abu Dhabi University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 3,540
1184.

Country Risk Components, the Cost of Capital, and Returns in Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Downloads 3,509
1185.

Global Evidence on the Equity Risk Premium

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol 15, No 4, pages 27–34, LBS Accounting Subject Area Working Paper No. IFA 385,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting

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1186.

Financial Markets of the Middle East and North Africa: The Past and Present

PIER Working Paper No. 03-017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
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1187.

Has New York Become Less Competitive in Global Markets? Evaluating Foreign Listing Choices over Time

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2007-03-012, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 173/2007, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2007-9
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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1188.

FX Market Behavior and Valuation

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Bloomberg L.P.
Downloads 3,233
1189.

Capital-Market Effects of Securities Regulation: Prior Conditions, Implementation, and Enforcement

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 407/2014, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-04
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 3,220
1190.

Currency Momentum Strategies

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 21 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin), City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department

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1191.

Liquidity and Expected Returns: Lessons from Emerging Markets

AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings; EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 690
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

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1192.

Corporate Governance Principles--A Japanese View

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Corporate Governance Forum of Korea
Downloads 3,120
1193.

Long-Run Global Capital Market Returns and Risk Premia

London Business School Accounting Subject Area No. 035
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Feb 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting and London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 3,087
1194.

Economic Development in the Middle East

PIER Working Paper No. 04-022
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 May 2004
Working Paper Series
City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,082
1195.

Relationship between Exchange Rate and Stock Prices in India - An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Clearing Corporation of India and Reserve Bank of India
Downloads 3,080
1196.

Do Momentum Based Strategies Still Work in Foreign Currency Markets?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance and Coda Asset Management
Downloads 3,036
1197.

The Relationship between Bank Credit Risk and Profitability and Liquidity

The International Journal of Business and Finance Research, v. 7 (3) p. 105-118
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Modern Hairstyling Institute
Downloads 3,025
1198.

Royal Ahold: A Failure of Corporate Governance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 67/2005
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Iowa - Tippie College of Business and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Financial Management
Downloads 3,017
1199.

Empirically Evaluating Claims About Investment Treaty Arbitration

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
Downloads 2,990
1200.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-52
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,984