Karen K. Lewis

University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

Professor of Finance

The Wharton School

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Differences of Opinion and International Equity Markets

Review of Financial Studies 30(3): 750–800, 2017, AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper,
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 13 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2017
Bernard Dumas, Karen K. Lewis and Emilio Osambela
INSEAD, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Heterogeneous beliefs, capital flows, home-equity preference, cross-listing, international CAPM, international finance

Differences of Opinion and International Equity Markets

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2016/24/FIN
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 01 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2016
Bernard Dumas, Karen K. Lewis and Emilio Osambela
INSEAD, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Differences of Opinion and International Equity Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w16726
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Bernard Dumas, Karen K. Lewis and Emilio Osambela
INSEAD, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Citation 12

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Puzzles in International Financial Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w4951
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Disaster Risk and Asset Returns: An International Perspective

FRB International Finance Discussion Paper No. 1199
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Karen K. Lewis and Edith X. Liu
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Federal Reserve Board of Governors
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Rare disaster, Asset returns, International correlations

Disaster Risk and Asset Returns: An International Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w23065
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Karen K. Lewis and Edith X. Liu
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Federal Reserve Board of Governors
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International Home Bias in International Finance and Business Cycles

NBER Working Paper No. w6351
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 15 Sep 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Global Asset Pricing

NBER Working Paper No. w17261
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Global Asset Pricing

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 3, pp. 435-466, 2011
Posted: 10 Jan 2012
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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Is the International Diversification Potential Diminishing? Foreign Equity Inside and Outside the Us

NBER Working Paper No. w12697
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Trends in Expected Returns in Currency and Bond Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w4116
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Aug 2000
Martin D.D. Evans and Karen K. Lewis
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Consumption, Stock Returns, and the Gains from International Risk-Sharing

NBER Working Paper No. w5410
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Aug 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Citation 12

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Do Stationary Risk Premia Explain it All? Evidence from the Term Struct

NBER Working Paper No. w3451
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Apr 2000
Martin D.D. Evans and Karen K. Lewis
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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What Can Explain the Apparent Lack of International Consumption Risk Sharing?

NBER Working Paper No. w5203
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jun 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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What Can Explain the Apparent Lack of International Consumption Risk Sharing?

JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY, Vol. 104, No. 2, April 1996
Posted: 29 May 1996
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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Are Countries with Official International Restrictions "Liquidity Constrained?"

NBER Working Paper No. w5991
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Are Forign Exchange Intervention and Monetary Policy Related and Does it Really Matter?

NBER Working Paper No. w4377
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Does Foreign Exchange Intervention Signal Future Monetary Policy?

NBER Working Paper No. w4298
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Apr 2004
Graciela Kaminsky and Karen K. Lewis
George Washington University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Peso Problems and Heterogeneous Trading: Evidence from Excess Returns in Foreign Exchange and Euromarkets

NBER Working Paper No. w4003
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Do Expected Shifts in Inflation Policy Affect Real Rates?

NBER Working Paper No. w4134
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Apr 2004
Martin D.D. Evans and Karen K. Lewis
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Was There a "Peso Problem" in the U.S. Term Structure of Interest Rates:1979-1982?

NBER Working Paper No. w3282
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Aug 2007
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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International Consumption Risk is Shared after All: an Asset Return View

NBER Working Paper No. w17872
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Feb 2012
Karen K. Lewis and Edith X. Liu
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Federal Reserve Board of Governors
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Stochastic Regime Switching and Stabilizing Policies within Regimes

NBER Working Paper No. w5289
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Jul 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Why Doesn't Society Minimize Central Bank Secrecy?

NBER Working Paper No. w3397
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Learning About Intervention Target Zones

NBER Working Paper No. w3674
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Michael W. Klein and Karen K. Lewis
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Do Foreign Firm Betas Change During Cross-Listing?

NBER Working Paper No. w21054
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Mar 2015
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Should the Holding Period Matter for the Intertemporal Consumption-Basedcapm?

NBER Working Paper No. w3583
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Nov 2007
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Are the Gains from Foreign Diversification Diminishing? Assessing the Impact with Cross-Listed Stocks

NBER Working Paper No. w18627
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Karen K. Lewis and Sandy Lai
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of Hong Kong
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Occasional Interventions to Target Rates with a Foreign Exchange Application

NBER Working Paper No. w3398
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Are Foreign Exchange Intervention and Monetary Policy Related and Does It Really Matter?

JOURNAL OF BUSINESS, Vol 68 No 2, April 1995
Posted: 12 May 2000
Karen K. Lewis
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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Do Expected Shifts in Inflation Affect Estimates of the Long Run Fisher Relation?

JOURNAL OF FINANCE, Vol 50, No 1, March 1995
Posted: 26 Oct 1999
Martin D.D. Evans and Karen K. Lewis
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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Do Long-Term Swings in the Dollar Affect Estimates of the Risk Premia?

THE REVIEW OF FINANCIAL STUDIES, Vol. 8 No. 3
Posted: 23 Aug 1998
Martin D.D. Evans and Karen K. Lewis
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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