Paul Asquith

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)

Gordon Y. Billard Professor of Finance

77 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Citation 110

Information Content of Equity Analyst Reports

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4264-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2008
Paul Asquith, Michael B. Mikhail and Andrea S. Au
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration and State Street Corporation
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Citation 109

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Stock recommendations, Price targets, Earnings forecasts, Security analysts

Information Content of Equity Analyst Reports

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4264-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Oct 2002
Michael B. Mikhail, Paul Asquith and Andrea S. Au
University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and State Street Corporation
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Citation 109

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Stock recommendations, price targets, earnings forecasts, security analysts

Information Content of Equity Analyst Reports

NBER Working Paper No. w9246
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2002
Paul Asquith, Andrea S. Au and Michael B. Mikhail
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), State Street Corporation and University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration
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Citation 110

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Short Interest, Institutional Ownership, and Stock Returns

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Paul Asquith, Parag A. Pathak and Jay R. Ritter
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
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Citation 168

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Short Sales, Limits to Arbitrage, Short Selling

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Performance Pricing in Bank Debt Contracts

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Sep 2004
Paul Asquith, Anne Beatty and Joseph Weber
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Citation 70

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Accounting choice, leverage, performace, pricing, interest rate, earnings management, accounting, debt, default, earnings, efficient contracting, positive accounting

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Citation 14

Short Sales and Trade Classification Algorithms

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2008
Paul Asquith, Rebecca Oman and Christopher Safaya
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Citation 13

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Lee-Ready algorithm, market microstructure, short sales

Short Sales and Trade Classification Algorithms

NBER Working Paper No. w14158
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Paul Asquith, Rebecca Oman and Christopher Safaya
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Citation 14

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A Test of IPO Theories Using Reverse Mergers

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2011
Paul Asquith and Kevin Francis Rock
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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IPO, Reverse Mergers

The Effects of Mandatory Transparency in Financial Market Design: Evidence from the Corporate Bond Market

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Paul Asquith, Thomas R. Covert and Parag A. Pathak
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 396 (60,674)

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transparency, corporate bonds, regulation, Dodd-Frank

The Effects of Mandatory Transparency in Financial Market Design: Evidence from the Corporate Bond Market

NBER Working Paper No. w19417
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Paul Asquith, Thomas R. Covert and Parag A. Pathak
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

The Market for Borrowing Corporate Bonds

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2011
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), State Street Corporation, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

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Short Sales, Corporate Bonds, CDs

The Market for Borrowing Corporate Bonds

NBER Working Paper No. w16282
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), State Street Corporation, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Citation 5

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Anatomy of Financial Distress: An Examination of Junk-Bond Issuers

NBER Working Paper No. w3942
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2002
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), University of Chicago - Finance and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit
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Citation 169

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Short Interest and Stock Returns

NBER Working Paper No. w10434
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 May 2004
Paul Asquith, Jay R. Ritter and Parag A. Pathak
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 150 (148,902)
Citation 158

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Rebuttal of Short Sales, Long Sales, and the Lee-Ready Trade Classification Algorithm Revisited

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Jan 2013
Paul Asquith, Rebecca Oman and Christopher Safaya
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 93 (210,008)

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Market Microstructure, Lee-Ready, Short Sales

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Convertible Bonds Are Not Called Late

J. OF FINANCE, Vol. 50 No. 4, September 1995
Posted: 05 Jul 1998
Paul Asquith
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)

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