Andrea Prat

London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

Houghton Street

London WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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77 Bastwick Street

London, EC1V 3PZ

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (28)

Institutional Trade Persistence and Long-term Equity Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Amil Dasgupta, Andrea Prat and Michela Verardo
London School of Economics (LSE), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics
Downloads 677 (29,170)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Institutional Trade Persistence and Long-Term Equity Returns

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6374
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 May 2008
Amil Dasgupta, Andrea Prat and Michela Verardo
London School of Economics (LSE), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics
Downloads 6 (531,676)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Career concerns, institutional investors, return predictability, trading behaviour

Mutual Fund Tournament: Risk Taking Incentives Induced by Ranking Objectives

CenTER for Economic Research Working Paper No. 2000-94
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Jan 2001
New Economic School, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 429 (52,978)
Citation 12

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Ranking-based objectives, interim performance, risk-taking incentives

Mutual Fund Tournament: Risk Taking Incentives Induced by Ranking Objectives

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2794
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 May 2001
New Economic School, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
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Citation 12

Abstract:

Interim performance, ranking-based objectives, risk-taking incentives

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Is Private Campaign Finance a Good Thing? Estimates of the Potential Informational Benefits

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Nov 2005
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics, University of Pavia and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science & Department of Economics
Downloads 390 (53,335)
Citation 2

Abstract:

campaign finance, political economy

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Citation 17

The Price Impact of Institutional Herding

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2010
Amil Dasgupta, Andrea Prat and Michela Verardo
London School of Economics (LSE), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics
Downloads 350 (67,659)
Citation 17

Abstract:

herding, career concerns, institutional investors

The Price Impact of Institutional Herding

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7804
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 May 2010
Amil Dasgupta, Andrea Prat and Michela Verardo
London School of Economics (LSE), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics
Downloads 5 (536,604)
Citation 17

Abstract:

career concerns, institutional herding, price impact

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Citation 16

Matching Firms, Managers, and Incentives

Journal of Labor Economics, Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 10-073
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
Downloads 291 (83,672)
Citation 16

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Matching Firms, Managers and Incentives

NBER Working Paper No. w16691
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
Downloads 38 (367,640)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Matching Firms, Managers, and Incentives

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7207
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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Citation 16

Abstract:

family firms, incentives, managers, matching, risk aversion

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Active and Passive Waste in Government Spending: Evidence from a Policy Experiment

CEIS Working Paper No. 115
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Apr 2008
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 245 (78,658)
Citation 9

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Citation 61

The Wrong Kind of Transparency

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE439
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 100 (219,953)
Citation 61

Abstract:

The Wrong Kind of Transparency

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3859
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 39 (364,025)
Citation 61

Abstract:

Transparency, disclosure, expert agents

Handcuffs for the Grabbing Hand? Media Capture and Government Accountability

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. PEPP07
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Jul 2008
Timothy J. Besley and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 70 (275,611)
Citation 104

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Handcuffs for the Grabbing Hand? Media Capture and Government Accountability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3132
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Jan 2002
Timothy J. Besley and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
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Citation 104

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Citation 5

Spatial Asset Pricing: A First Step

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE546
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Nov 2010
François Ortalo-Magné and Andrea Prat
Wisconsin School of Business and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 121 (191,121)
Citation 5

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Spatial Asset Pricing: A First Step

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7842
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
François Ortalo-Magné and Andrea Prat
Wisconsin School of Business and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (546,860)
Citation 5

Abstract:

asset pricing, real estate, urban economics

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The Political Economy of Housing Supply: Homeowners, Workers, and Voters

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE514
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
François Ortalo-Magné and Andrea Prat
Wisconsin School of Business and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 104 (194,096)
Citation 3

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Pension Fund Governance and the Choice Between Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Plans

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3955
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Timothy J. Besley and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 76 (260,089)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Pension fund, governance, private pension

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The Political Economy of Mass Media

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8246
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Andrea Prat and David Strömberg
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
Downloads 45 (334,214)
Citation 10

Abstract:

mass media, political economy

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Commercial Television and Voter Information

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4989
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Andrea Prat and David Strömberg
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
Downloads 43 (343,554)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Commercial television, mass media, public service broadcasting, voter information

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Codes in Organizations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4205
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2004
Jacques Cremer, Luis Garicano and Andrea Prat
Toulouse School of Economics (IDEI & GREMAQ), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (378,206)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Coding, organization theory, communication cost

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Trading Volume with Career Concerns

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4034
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Oct 2003
Amil Dasgupta and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 32 (382,084)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Delegated portfolio management, career concerns, churning

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Asset Price Dynamics When Traders Care About Reputation

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5372
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Feb 2006
Amil Dasgupta and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (433,166)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Financial equilibrium, career concerns, information cascades, mispricing

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Citation 3

Screening with an Approximate Type Space

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE548
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Nov 2010
Kristof Madarasz and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 15 (482,109)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Screening with an Approximate Type Space

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7900
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Kristof Madarasz and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 2 (554,297)
Citation 3

Abstract:

computational complexity, mechanism design, model uncertainty, nonlinear pricing, screening

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Organizational Economics with Cognitive Costs

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8372
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2011
Luis Garicano and Andrea Prat
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 15 (464,068)

Abstract:

activity data, cognitive cost, organization, organizational language, team theory

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What Do CEOs Do?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8235
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Feb 2011
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
Downloads 8 (499,181)
Citation 6

Abstract:

CEOs, Corporate Governance, Time use

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On the Political Economy of Urban Growth: Homeownership Versus Affordability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8243
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Feb 2011
François Ortalo-Magné and Andrea Prat
Wisconsin School of Business and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 2 (527,756)
Citation 1

Abstract:

housing, political economy, real estate

21.

Active and Passive Waste in Government Spending: Evidence from a Policy Experiment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6799
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 2 (527,756)
Citation 9

Abstract:

government spending, waste

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Measuring the Impact Factor of Agents within an Organization Using Communication Patterns

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8040
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Ignacio Palacios-Huerta and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (536,391)
Citation 1

Abstract:

impact factor, organizational economics, pagerank

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Information Aggregation in Financial Markets with Career Concerns

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 143, No. 1, 2008
Posted: 20 Apr 2009
Amil Dasgupta and Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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Campaign Spending with Office-Seeking Politicians, Rational Voters, and Multiple Lobbies

CentER Working Paper No. 1998-123
Posted: 20 Mar 2000
Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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Common Agency and Computational Complexity: Theory and Experimental Evidence

CentER Working Paper No. 36
Posted: 20 Feb 2000
Georg Kirchsteiger and Andrea Prat
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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Campaign Advertising and Voter Welfare

CEPR Working Paper No. 2152
Posted: 26 Oct 1999
Andrea Prat
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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Sequential Common Agency

Tilburg University, CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 1998-95
Posted: 27 Sep 1999
Andrea Prat and Aldo Rustichini
London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics

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Risk Taking and Optimal Contracts for Money Managers

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2066
Posted: 08 Apr 1999
Frederic Palomino and Andrea Prat
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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Risk Taking and Optimal Contracts for Money Managers

RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 34, No. 1, Spring 2003
Posted: 14 Feb 2003
Frederic Palomino and Andrea Prat
Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and London School of Economics (LSE) - Department of Economics

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