Stephen H.T. Lihn

Atom Investors LP

Head of Risk and Quant Research

3711 S Mopac Expressway

Austin, TX 78746

United States

Novus Partners, Inc.

Managing Director

521 5th Ave

29th Floor

New York, NY 10175

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Hidden Markov Model for Financial Time Series and Its Application to S&P 500 Index

Quantitative Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jun 2017
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 434 (65,536)

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Hidden Markov Model, lambda distribution, volatility forecasting

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The Scale-Invariant Brownian Motion Equation and the Lognormal Cascade in the Stock Market

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 349 (84,691)
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lognormal cascade, fat tail, volatility clustering, autocorrelation, multifractal

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lognormal cascade, fat tails, heavy tails, capital distribution, time series, stochastic portfolio theory

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The Special Elliptic Option Pricing Model and Volatility Smile

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 266 (113,868)
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distribution, option pricing, volatility smile, high frequency, fat tail, leptokurtic

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Analytic Study and Numerical Method of the Skew Lognormal Cascade Distribution

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2009
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 259 (117,077)
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lognormal cascade distribution, Taylor expansion, fat tail

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From Volatility Smile to Risk Neutral Probability and Closed Form Solution of Local Volatility Function

Quantitative Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2017
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 199 (151,556)

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Option Pricing, Lambda Distribution, Volatility Surface, Local Volatility Function, Stochastic Differential Equation, Fokker-Planck Equation, Mean-Reverting Process, Bessel Process

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A Theory of Asset Return and Volatility Under Stable Law and Stable Lambda Distribution

Quantitative Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 166 (178,343)

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stable law, stable count distribution, time series modeling, asset return distribution, stable lambda distribution, standardized Laplace process, VIX, SPX

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On a Poisson Subordinated Distribution for Precise Statistical Measurement of Leptokurtic Financial Data

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 154 (190,075)
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Subordination, Poisson distribution, financial data, fat tail, leptokurtotic, Student's t-distribution, Stable distribution, daily log-return, finite moment

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On the Network Effect in the Stock Market, The N^3/2 Power Law, and Optimal Volatility Equilibrium

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2010
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 133 (214,205)
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network effect, volatility, lognormal cascade, fat tails, heavy tails, stochastic portfolio theory, diversity

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Jubilee Tectonic Model: Forecasting Long-Term Growth and Mean Reversion in the U.S. Stock Market

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Apr 2018
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 96 (270,603)
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Forecast Model, Economic Cycle, Mean Reversion, CAPE, Stock Market, Interest Rate, Gold

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Closed Form Solution and Term Structure for SPX Options

Quantitative Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2016
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 80 (303,331)

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SPX Options, Closed Form Solution, Volatility Smile, Term Structure

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On the Elliptic Distribution and Its Application to Leptokurtic Financial Data

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 71 (324,803)
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distribution, elliptic curves, timeseries, fat tail, leptokurtic, financial data, daily log-return

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Comment on P. K. Clark's Distribution of Lognormal-Normal Increments and the Lognormal Cascade Distribution

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 50 (386,051)
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P.K. Clark, subordinated process, lognormal cascade distribution

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Jubilee: Forecasting Long-Term Growth of S&P 500 Index

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Oct 2018
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
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S&P 500, forecasting, long-term, yield curve inversion, yield spread

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Business Cycles, Optimal Interest Rate, and Recession Forecast From Yield Curve, Unemployment, GDP, and Payrolls

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Jul 2019
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
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business cycle, GDP growth, interest rate policy, Treasury yield spread inversion, unemployment, weekly payrolls, UNRATE momentum, recession probability, recession forecast, GS10 floor hypothesis

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Real-time Recession Probability with Hidden Markov Model and Unemployment Momentum

The R Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2019
Stephen H.T. Lihn
Atom Investors LP
Downloads 2 (635,688)

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Recession, Hidden Markov Model