Pratish Patel

California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area

Assistant Professor

College of Business

San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

5

DOWNLOADS

283

SSRN CITATIONS

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

Why Do Firms Market Time Debt Maturity --- A Trade-Off Theory Based Explanation

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2015
Ziemowit Bednarek, Paulo F. Issler and Pratish Patel
California Polytechnic State University, Orfalea College of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Real Estate Group and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area
Downloads 113 (273,777)

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debt maturity, term spread, tradeoff theory, capital structure, adjustment, refinancing, market timing

2.

Rent-to-Own Housing Contracts Under Financial Constraints

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
Sanjiv Jaggia and Pratish Patel
California Polytechnic State University - Orfalea College of Business and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area
Downloads 69 (371,975)

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Housing lease Option, Mortgage Requirement, Homeownership, Rent to Own, Credit tightening, Esscher Transform

3.

Long-run Risk, Durable Consumption Growth and Estimation of Risk Aversion

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Ziemowit Bednarek and Pratish Patel
California Polytechnic State University, Orfalea College of Business and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area
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Durable consumption growth, optimization horizon, Epstein-Zin utility, risk aversion

4.

The Adoption of New Technologies: Location, Learning and Asset Pricing Implications

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Dec 2013
Pratish Patel
California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area
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geography, clustering, investment, imperfect competition, technology adoption

5.

Moral Hazard with the (Unlikely) Possibility of Catastrophes

Economics Letters, Vol. 124, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 21 Mar 2015
Ziemowit Bednarek and Pratish Patel
California Polytechnic State University, Orfalea College of Business and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo - Finance Area
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Moral hazard, Cumulants, Rare Disasters, Optimal Contract, Skewness