Josef Zechner

Vienna University of Economics and Business

Prof.

Welthandelsplatz 1

Vienna, Wien A-1019

Austria

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.
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Citation 22

Optimal Capital Allocation Using RAROC and EVA

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Sep 1998
Neal Stoughton and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 23,583 (57)
Citation 22

Abstract:

capital, allocation, risk, management, equity

Optimal Capital Allocation Using RAROC and EVA

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4169
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jan 2004
Neal Stoughton and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 60 (299,626)
Citation 22

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The Dynamics of Capital Allocation

EFA 0328; AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Dec 2000
Neal Stoughton and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 1,989 (5,337)
Citation 1

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3.
Downloads 1,987 ( 5,471)

Low Risk Anomalies?

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Paul Schneider, Christian Wagner and Josef Zechner
University of Lugano - Institute of Finance, Copenhagen Business School and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 1,789 (6,432)

Abstract:

Low risk anomaly, skewness, credit risk, risk premia, equity options

Low Risk Anomalies?

CFS WP No. 550
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 Oct 2016
Paul Schneider, Christian Wagner and Josef Zechner
University of Lugano - Institute of Finance, Copenhagen Business School and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 198 (126,716)

Abstract:

Low risk anomaly, skewness, credit risk, risk premia, equity options

4.

The Geography of Equity Listing: Why Do European Companies List Abroad?

EFA 0171
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Mar 2000
Marco Pagano, Ailsa Röell and Josef Zechner
University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 1,280 (10,945)
Citation 218

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The Cross-Section of Credit Risk Premia and Equity Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2015
Nils Friewald, Christian Wagner and Josef Zechner
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Copenhagen Business School and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 1,165 (8,887)
Citation 8

Abstract:

equity returns, default risk, credit risk premia, credit default swaps, cross-sectional asset pricing

6.
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Citation 17

Credit Risk and Dynamic Capital Structure Choice

EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jul 2001
Thomas Dangl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 917 (18,820)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Credit Risk and Dynamic Capital Structure Choice

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4132
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Thomas Dangl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 54 (315,899)
Citation 17

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Intermediated Investment Management

Journal of Finance, Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 947-980, 2011, EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2012
Neal Stoughton, Youchang Wu and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business, University of Oregon and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 817 (21,490)
Citation 6

Abstract:

investment management, intermediation, investment adviser, kickback

8.

Portfolio Performance, Discount Dynamics, and the Turnover of Closed-End Fund Managers

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings Paper, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2008
Russ Wermers, Youchang Wu and Josef Zechner
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Oregon and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 727 (24,424)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Closed-end fund, manager turnover, discount

9.

Leverage Dynamics over the Business Cycle

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 15 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2015
Michael Halling, Jin Yu and Josef Zechner
Swedish House of Finance, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 564 (18,720)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Empirical Corporate Finance, Capital Structure Dynamics, Business Cycle Variation

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Citation 5

Debt Maturity and the Dynamics of Leverage

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2016
Thomas Dangl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 494 (44,360)
Citation 5

Abstract:

debt maturity, optimal capital structure choice

Debt Maturity and the Dynamics of Leverage

CFS WP No. 547
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Oct 2016
Thomas Dangl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 69 (278,000)
Citation 5

Abstract:

debt maturity, optimal capital structure choice

11.

Corporate Debt Maturity Profiles

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2016
Jaewon Choi, Dirk Hackbarth and Josef Zechner
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Boston University Questrom School of Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 555 (22,525)

Abstract:

Capital Structure, Debt Structure, Debt Maturity

12.

Financial Media, Price Discovery, and Merger Arbitrage

CFS WP No. 551
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Matthias M. M. Buehlmaier and Josef Zechner
The University of Hong Kong and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 549 (39,298)

Abstract:

Financial Media, Merger Arbitrage, Hedge Funds, Market Efficiency, Mergers and Acquisitions

Market Discipline and Internal Governance in the Mutual Fund Industry

University of Vienna, Department of Finance Working Paper No. 2004-3, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Thomas Dangl, Youchang Wu and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology, University of Oregon and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 273 (89,893)
Citation 22

Abstract:

mutual funds, portfolio management, governance, market discipline

Market Discipline and Internal Governance in the Mutual Fund Industry

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Thomas Dangl, Youchang Wu and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology, University of Oregon and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 113 (201,342)
Citation 22

Abstract:

mutual funds, portfolio management, governance, market discipline

Market Discipline and Internal Governance in the Mutual Fund Industry

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 2307-2343, 2008
Posted: 19 Sep 2008
Thomas Dangl, Youchang Wu and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology, University of Oregon and Vienna University of Economics and Business

Abstract:

G11, G23, G30

14.
Downloads 343 ( 69,960)
Citation 48

Where is the Market? Evidence from Cross-Listings

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 4399
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
University of Vienna - Department of Business Engineering, University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 323 (74,392)
Citation 47

Abstract:

trading volume, cross-listing, flow-back

Where is the Market? Evidence from Cross-Listings

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4987
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Aug 2005
University of Vienna - Department of Business Engineering, University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 20 (453,508)
Citation 48

Abstract:

Trading volume, cross-listing, flow-back

Managerial Rents vs. Shareholder Value in Delegated Portfolio Management: The Case of Closed-End Funds

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2016
Youchang Wu, Russ Wermers and Josef Zechner
University of Oregon, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 300 (80,768)
Citation 1

Abstract:

closed-end fund, closed-end fund discount, portfolio manager, managerial rent

Managerial Rents vs. Shareholder Value in Delegated Portfolio Management: The Case of Closed-End Funds

CFS WP No. 548
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Oct 2016
Youchang Wu, Russ Wermers and Josef Zechner
University of Oregon, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 16 (476,453)
Citation 1

Abstract:

G23, G34

Risk Control in Asset Management: Motives and Concepts

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Mar 2014
Thomas Dangl, Otto Randl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 258 (95,555)

Abstract:

risk management, marginal risk contributions, downside risk, parameter uncertainty, model uncertainty

Risk Control in Asset Management: Motives and Concepts

CFS WP No. 546
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Oct 2016
Thomas Dangl, Otto Randl and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Technology, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 40 (360,570)

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Where is the Market? Evidence from Cross-Listings in the U.S.

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Mar 2006
Swedish House of Finance, University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 183 (125,172)
Citation 49

Abstract:

cross-listing, trading volume, trade creation

18.

Sovereign Bond Risk Premiums

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
Engelbert J. Dockner, Manuel Mayer and Josef Zechner
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 180 (105,839)

Abstract:

Bond risk premiums, market and credit risk factors, financial repression

19.

Human Capital, Bankruptcy and Capital Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w13014
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Jonathan Berk, Richard Stanton and Josef Zechner
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 115 (197,892)
Citation 47

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A Natural Experiment in Portfolio Management

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Stephan Kranner, Neal Stoughton and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 101 (149,370)

Abstract:

student funds, portfolio management, behavioral finance

21.

Liquidity and Feasible Debt Relief

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Josef Zechner and Chris Hennessy
Vienna University of Economics and Business and London Business School
Downloads 99 (212,816)

Abstract:

Liquidity, Debt, Restructuring

22.

The Cross-Section and Time Series of Corporate Bond Returns

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 17 Aug 2010
Arne Westerkamp and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Accounting and Finance and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 95 (197,892)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Corporate bond pricing, asset pricing

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Market Implied Costs of Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2016
Johann Reindl, Neal Stoughton and Josef Zechner
BI Norwegian Business School, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 93 (144,655)

Abstract:

bankruptcy costs, capital structure, default, equity prices

Sovereign Reputation and Yield Spreads: A Case Study on Retroactive Legislation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Jun 2016
Otto Randl and Josef Zechner
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 35 (379,203)

Abstract:

Sovereign debt, reputation, retroactive legislation

Sovereign Reputation and Yield Spreads: A Case Study on Retroactive Legislation

CFS Working Paper, No. 545
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Oct 2016
Otto Randl and Josef Zechner
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 17 (470,799)

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The Stability of Dividends and Wages: Effects of Competitor Inflexibility

CFS WP No. 549
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Oct 2016
Daniel A. Rettl, Alex Stomper and Josef Zechner
Humboldt University of Berlin - School of Business and Economics, Humboldt University of Berlin - School of Business and Economics and Vienna University of Economics and Business
Downloads 0 (378,358)

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Where is the Market? Evidence from Cross-Listings in the United States

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 21, Issue 2, pp. 725-761, 2008
Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Swedish House of Finance, University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna University of Economics and Business

Abstract:

G15, G30

27.

The Geography of Equity Listing: Why Do Companies List Abroad?

The Journal of Finance, Vol. 57, pp. 2651-2694, 2002
Posted: 06 Jun 2003
Marco Pagano, Ailsa Röell and Josef Zechner
University of Naples Federico II - Department of Economics and Statistics, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs and Vienna University of Economics and Business

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IPOs and Product Quality

Journal of Business
Posted: 12 Oct 2000
Neal Stoughton, Kit Pong Wong and Josef Zechner
Vienna University of Economics and Business, The University of Hong Kong - School of Economics and Finance and Vienna University of Economics and Business

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