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1381.

Understanding the Subprime Mortgage Crisis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Man AHL
Downloads 42,912
1382.

We Don't Quite Know What We are Talking About When We Talk About Volatility

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Microsoft Research New York City and NYU-Tandon School of Engineering
Downloads 34,744
1383.

Facts and Fantasies about Commodity Futures

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 04-20
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Downloads 26,629
1384.

Optimal Capital Allocation Using RAROC and EVA

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 1998
Accepted Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business

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Downloads 23,646
1385.

How Active is Your Fund Manager? A New Measure That Predicts Performance

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper, Yale ICF Working Paper No. 06-14, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 07 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Notre Dame and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 23,254
1386.

The Golden Dilemma

Financial Analysts Journal, vol. 69, no. 4 (July/August 2013) 10-42.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
TR and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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Downloads 22,052
1387.

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 18,017
1388.

Risk Management Lessons from Long-Term Capital Management

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Aug 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
Downloads 17,748
1389.

The Worldwide Equity Premium: A Smaller Puzzle

Chapter 11 of R Mehra (Ed), Handbook of the Equity Risk Premium. Elsevier, 2008, pages 467–514, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper; EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Accepted 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 17,654
1390.

Political Competition, Ideology and Corruption

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Leicester and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 17,103
1391.

Risk Management for Hedge Funds: Introduction and Overview

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 16,424
1392.

Valuation Using Multiples: How Do Analysts Reach Their Conclusions?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 16,190
1393.

Problem Loans and Cost Efficiency in Commercial Banks

WFIC 96-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Jan 1996
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Kansas School of Business
Downloads 15,997
1394.

The Flash Crash: High-Frequency Trading in an Electronic Market

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Imperial College London - Centre for Global Finance and Technology, University of Maryland, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Edwin L. Cox School of Business and Federal Reserve Board
Downloads 15,348
1395.

Asymmetric Information, Heterogeneity in Risk Perceptions and Insurance: An Explanation to a Puzzle

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 15,119
1396.

Performance of Private Equity Funds

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School and HEC Paris - Strategy & Business Policy
Downloads 15,013
1397.

Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery: Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 05 May 2008
Working Paper Series
American University - Kogod School of Business and University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Department of Finance
Downloads 14,776
1398.

The Economics of Private Equity Funds

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, pp. 2303-2341, Swedish Institute for Financial Research Conference on The Economics of the Private Equity Market
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Yale School of Management and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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1399.

What Happened to the Quants in August 2007?

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

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Downloads 14,388
1400.

A Review of IPO Activity, Pricing and Allocations

Yale ICF Working Paper No. 02-01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

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Downloads 14,335
1401.

Understanding the Securitization of Subprime Mortgage Credit

Wharton Financial Institutions Center Working Paper No. 07-43, FRB of New York Staff Report, No. 318
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 14 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Oliver Wyman

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Downloads 13,890
1402.

The Fall of Enron

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 03-38
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 12,553
1403.

119 Common Errors in Company Valuations

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 714
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 12,233
1404.

Hedge Funds and the Asian Currency Crisis of 1997

Yale School of Management Working Paper No. F-58
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Feb 1998
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, New York University - Stern School of Business and PARADIGM Capital Management

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Downloads 12,077
1405.

Frictions to Political Competition and Financial Openness

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Finance Group and University of Leicester
Downloads 11,647
1406.

Slapped in the Face by the Invisible Hand: Banking and the Panic of 2007

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management
Downloads 11,133
1407.

Just Say No to Wall Street: Putting a Stop to the Earnings Game

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 41-46, Winter 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 18 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The Monitor Company and SSRN

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Downloads 10,290
1408.

The Cash Flow, Return and Risk Characteristics of Private Equity

NYU, Finance Working Paper No. 03-001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance

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Downloads 10,285
1409.

SRISK: A Conditional Capital Shortfall Measure of Systemic Risk

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business and New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 10,113
1410.

Bank Lending During the Financial Crisis of 2008

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Harvard University and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
Downloads 9,888
1411.

High-Frequency Trading

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Independent, Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and Goethe University Frankfurt Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 9,591
1412.

Reducing Retirement Risk with a Rising Equity Glide-Path

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
The American College and The Kitces Report & Nerd's Eye View
Downloads 9,548
1413.

The Long-Term Effects of Hedge Fund Activism

Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 802, Columbia Law Review, Vol. 115, 2015, pp. 1085-1156, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-66
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 07 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Downloads 9,373
1414.

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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Downloads 9,361
1415.

Regulating Bankers' Pay

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 98, No. 2, pp. 247-287, 2010, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 641
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
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1416.

Regulating the Shadow Banking System

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Yale School of Management
Downloads 9,271
1417.

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 9,263
1418.

Hedge Funds With Style

EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings; Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-29
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business and Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance

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Downloads 9,157
1419.

Corporate Governance in the 2007-2008 Financial Crisis: Evidence from Financial Institutions Worldwide

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 18, 2012
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Downloads 9,085
1420.

The Wages of Failure: Executive Compensation at Bear Stearns and Lehman 2000-2008

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 27, 2010, pp. 257-282, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 657, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Harvard Law School
Downloads 9,085
1421.

Did Securitization Lead to Lax Screening? Evidence from Subprime Loans

EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
The Wharton School - University of Pennsylvania, Real Estate Department, Sorin Capital Management, LLC, Stanford University and London Business School
Downloads 9,072
1422.

Competition and Crisis in Mortgage Securitization

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 88, p.213, (2013)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
USC Gould School of Law

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Downloads 8,981
1423.

The Subprime Credit Crisis of 07

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Natixis and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 8,912
1424.

The Economics of Small Business Finance: The Roles of Private Equity and Debt Markets in the Financial Growth Cycle

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Nov 1998
Working Paper Series
University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance

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1425.

The Cointegration Alpha: Enhanced Index Tracking and Long-Short Equity Market Neutral Strategies

ISMA Finance Discussion Paper No. 2002-08
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
University of Sussex - School of Business, Management and Economics and University of Reading - ISMA Centre
Downloads 8,814
1426.

How and Why Credit Rating Agencies are Not Like Other Gatekeepers

FINANCIAL GATEKEEPERS: CAN THEY PROTECT INVESTORS?, Yasuyuki Fuchita, Robert E. Litan, eds., Brookings Institution Press and the Nomura Institute of Capital Markets Research, 2006, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-46
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 8,799
1427.

Modeling Sustainable Earnings and P/E Ratios with Financial Statement Analysis

Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Department of Accounting and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 8,618
1428.

Active Share and Mutual Fund Performance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 8,554
1429.

Private Equity Performance: What Do We Know?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 11-44, Darden Business School Working Paper No. 1932316
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 8,497
1430.

How Do Venture Capitalists Make Decisions?

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 16-33, European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 477/2016
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 8,409