Moshe Levy

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration

Lecturer

Mount Scopus

Jerusalem, 91905

Israel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

90 Cents of Every 'Pay-For-Performance' Dollar Are Paid for Luck

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Sep 2016
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 747 (36,224)

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Executive Compensation, Pay for Performance, Pay for Luck, Employee Stock Options, Managerial Talent, Incentives

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Disagreement, Portfolio Optimization, and Excess Volatility

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Ran Duchin and Moshe Levy
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 326 (101,207)
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heterogeneous beliefs, portfolio optimization, excess volatility

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Portfolio Optimization and the Distribution of Firm Size

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Ran Duchin and Moshe Levy
Boston College - Carroll School of Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 247 (135,829)

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firm size, portfolio optimization, mean-variance analysis, lognormal distribution, Gibrat process, CAPM

4.

Market Failure in the Pharmaceutical Industry and How it Can Be Overcome: The CureShare Mechanism

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Oct 2008
Moshe Levy and Adi Rizansky Nir
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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market failure, pharmaceutical industry, utility of health

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Portfolio Selection in a Two-Regime World

European Journal of Operational Research, volume 242, (2015), 514-524
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 May 2016
Moshe Levy and Guy Kaplanski
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Bar-Ilan University - Graduate School of Business Administration
Downloads 189 (174,951)
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Regimes, stochastic dominance, mean-variance, portfolio selection

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Option Pricing with the Logistic Return Distribution

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Moshe Levy and Haim Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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option pricing, distribution of returns, logistic distribution, holding period.

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The Benefits of Differential Variance-Based Constraints in Portfolio Optimization

European Journal of Operational Research, 2013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Apr 2013
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 171 (191,125)
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mean-variance analysis, portfolio optimization, portfolio constraints, estimation error

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Why Does the Home Bias Persist?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 123 (249,614)
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home-bias, international diversification, portfolio optimization, correlation

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Prospect Theory, Constant Relevant Risk Aversion, and the Investment Horizon

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2019
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 111 (268,896)
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Prospect Theory, constant relative risk aversion, asset allocation, investment horizon, equity premium puzzle

10.

The Marginal Cost of Capital: A Portfolio Theory Perspective

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Average cost of capital, marginal cost of capital, portfolio theory, CAPM, GCAPM, segmented market model, seasoned equity offering, IPO, stock repurchase

11.

The Cost of Diversification Over Time, and a Simple Way to Improve Target-Date Funds

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2020
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 100 (288,936)

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diversification across time, diversification throughout time, lifecycle investing, target-date fund, glide-path, market timing, return chasing, stochastic dominance

12.

Under-Diversification and the Size Effect

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 May 2019
Moshe Levy and Haim Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Size anomaly, small firm effect, segmented-market model, Generalized CAPM, generalized beta

13.

Evolution of Risk Aversion: The 'Having Descendants Forever' Approach

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Oct 2010
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 83 (325,049)
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Evolution, preference, having descendants forever, constant relative risk aversion, loss aversion

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Stocks versus Bonds and the Investment Horizon

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 64 (375,665)
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stocks versus bonds, investment horizon, First-degree Stochastic Dominance with a Riskless asset (FSDR)

15.

Probability Dominance

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2018/49/DSC
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
Enrico Diecidue, Haim Levy and Moshe Levy
INSEAD – Decision Sciences, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 59 (391,244)

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probability dominance, regret aversion, risk aversion, prospect theory, stochastic dominance, winner-take-all

16.

The Continuous-Time CAPM with Non-Risk-Averse Investors

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
Downloads 42 (453,058)

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CAPM, Stochastic Dominance, Prospect Theory, Aspiration Level, Investment Horizon

17.

Stocks for the Log-Run and CRRA Preferences

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Aug 2018
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration
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Stocks for the Long-Run, CRRA Preferences, Almost Stochastic Dominance, CAPM

18.

Seeking Alpha? It's a Bad Guideline for Portfolio Optimization

Posted: 20 May 2019
Moshe Levy and Richard Roll
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and California Institute of Technology

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Alpha, portfolio performance, portfolio optimization, mean-variance analysis

19.

Generalized Performance Measures: Optimal Overweighing of Fees Relative to Sample Returns

Posted: 05 Aug 2017
Moshe Levy and Richard Roll
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and California Institute of Technology

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Mutual Fund Performance, Alpha, Sharpe Ratio, Geometric Mean, Shrinkage, Fees

20.

Measuring Portfolio Performance: Sharpe, Alpha, or the Geometric Mean?

Posted: 13 Sep 2016
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration

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Portfolio Performance, Sharpe Ratio, Alpha, Geometric Mean, Investment Horizon

21.

It's Easy to Beat the Market

Journal of Investment Management, 3rd Q, 2016, Forthcoming
Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Moshe Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration

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passive management, market portfolio, index funds, portfolio performance

22.

For Better Performance: Constrain Portfolio Weights Differentially and Globally

Journal of Investment Management (JOIM), Fourth Quarter 2014
Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Moshe Levy and Haim Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Independent

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Mean–variance analysis, portfolio optimization, portfolio constraints, estimation error

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A New Perspective on the Validity of the CAPM: Still Alive and Well

Journal of Investment Management (JOIM), Third Quarter 2012
Posted: 13 Oct 2012
Moshe Levy and Richard Roll
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and California Institute of Technology

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Mean variance efficiency, CAPM, portfolio optimization, beta

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The Market Portfolio May Be Mean/Variance Efficient after All

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 23, Issue 6, pp. 2464-2491, 2010
Posted: 17 May 2010
Moshe Levy and Richard Roll
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and California Institute of Technology

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G110, G120

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A Negative Equilibrium Interest Rate

Posted: 06 May 2003
Moshe Levy, Haim Levy and Avi Edry
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration

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Investment Theory: portfolio theory, Portfolio Management: asset allocation