Jim Kyung-Soo Liew

Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

Assistant Professor

100 International Drive

Baltimore, MD 21202

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Custom v. Standardized Risk Models

Risks 3(2) (2015) 112-138
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 21 May 2015
Zura Kakushadze and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Quantigic Solutions LLC and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
Downloads 2,223 (5,971)
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Risk model, multi-factor, risk factor, short horizon, quant trading, style, industry, specific risk, factor risk, alpha, portfolio optimization, regression

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This Time Is Different, but It Will End the Same Way: Unrecognized Secular Changes in the Bond Market since the 2008 Crisis That May Precipitate the Next Crisis

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 May 2019
Daniel Zwirn, Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Ajakh Ahmad
Arena Investors, LP, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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US bond market, institutional investors, credit markets, fixed-income, OTC trading, secular changes, over-regulations, auto loans, CLOs

Can Book-to-Market, Size, and Momentum Be Risk Factors that Predict Economic Growth?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Apr 1999
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Maria Vassalou
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
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Can Book-to-Market, Size, and Momentum Be Risk Factors that Predict Economic Growth?

Journal of Financial Economics
Posted: 03 Apr 2000
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Maria Vassalou
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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Hedge Fund Investing: Some Quantitative Notes

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Craig W. French and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Portfolio Engineering Laboratory and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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hedge fund, factor model, serial correlation, portfolio construction, asset allocation, skew

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The Case for Bitcoin for Institutional Investors: Bubble Investing or Fundamentally Sound?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Levar Hewlett
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Downloads 1,451 (12,123)
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bitcoin, asset allocation, portfolio optimization, cryptocurrencies

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CryptoRuble: From Russia with Love

Risk, January 2018, pp. 53-54; World Economics 19(4) (2018) 165-187
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2019
Zura Kakushadze and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Quantigic Solutions LLC and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
Downloads 1,233 (15,679)
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Cryptocurrency, Government, Bitcoin, Etherium, Blockchain, GDP, Universal, Numeraire, Supply, Demand, World Currency, Algorithmic, CryptoRuble, Russia, Populace, Economy, Finance, Monetary System, Stakeholder, Central Bank, Internet Commerce, Transaction Cost, Control, Information, Decentralized

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Introduction to Financial Engineering: Markets and Investments

Number of pages: 106 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Craig W. French and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Portfolio Engineering Laboratory and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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Columbia, Financial Engineering, Markets, Investments

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Do Tweet Sentiments Still Predict the Stock Market?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Tamás Budavári
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Johns Hopkins University - Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics
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Tweet, Sentiment, Market Efficiency, Stock Markets

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Neutralizing Betas without Neutralizing Alphas in Funds of Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2008
Craig W. French and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Portfolio Engineering Laboratory and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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hedge fund, factor model, serial correlation, portfolio construction, asset allocation, skew

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Extracting Fama-French Factors in India, Premature?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2018
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Ravpritpal (Ravi) Kohli
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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Fama-French, Smart Beta, Capital Markets, Indian Equities, NSE, Emerging Markets, BSE, Bid/Ask Spread, Nifty 500

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Predicting Inflation: Portfolio Erosion or Collapse?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
George Crawford, Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Andrew Marks
The Investment Research Foundation, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and The Investment Research Foundation
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Inflation, Prediction, Wealth Management

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Pairs Trading Strategy with Geolocation Data: The Battle Between Under Armour and Nike

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University - Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins University
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pairs trading, geolocation data, machine learning, tweet sentiments, alternative data, artificial intelligence, intraday trading

13.

Forecasting ETFs with Machine Learning Algorithms

Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2018
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Boris Mayster
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School (JHU), Students

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Machine Learning, ETFs, Forecasting and Predicting Returns

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Twitter Sentiment and IPO Performance: A Cross-Sectional Examination

Journalof Portfolio Management, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2016
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2016
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Garrett Zhengyuan Wang
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and The Johns Hopkins University

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Twitter, Tweets, sentiment, IPO

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iGDP?

The Journal of Portfolio Management 41(3) (2015) 4-6, Invited Editorial
Posted: 26 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2015
Zura Kakushadze and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Quantigic Solutions LLC and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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GDP, universal numeraire, FX rates, purchasing power parity, cryptocurrency, supply and demand, universal world currency

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Is It Possible to OD on Alpha?

The Journal of Alternative Investments 18(2) (2015) 39-49
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2015
Zura Kakushadze and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Quantigic Solutions LLC and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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hedge fund, alpha stream, crossing trades, transaction costs, portfolio turnover, correlation structure, large N limit

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Commodities as Inflation Protection

Posted: 09 May 2013
Andrew Marks, George Crawford and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
The Investment Research Foundation, The Investment Research Foundation and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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inflation, gold, commodities, hedging, volatility, spot prices, energy, metals, silver, CPI

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Quantitative Topics in Hedge Fund Investing

Journal of Portfolio Management, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 21-32, Summer 2005
Posted: 15 Sep 2005
Craig W. French and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Portfolio Engineering Laboratory and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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hedge fund, factor model, serial correlation, portfolio construction, asset allocation, skew

Other Papers (4)

Total Downloads: 101
1.

Boldly Go, Blockchain!

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Dec 2018
Jose Arrieta and Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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Blockchain, AI, BTC, Pele Multiplier, Micro-Services, Machine Learning

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The Case for Bitcoin for Institutional Investors: Bubble Investing or Fundamentally Sound? (Presentation Slides)

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew and Levar Hewlett
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
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Forecasting ETFs With Machine Learning Algorithms (Presentation Slides)

4th Industrial-Academic Workshop on Optimization and Artificial Intelligence in Finance (Nov-2018) at the Fields Institute
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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ETF, Machine Learning, AI

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Is Geo-Location Information Helpful in Trading the Spread Between Under Armour and Nike? (Presentation Slides)

IDIES Annual Symposium Oct 2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
Jim Kyung-Soo Liew, Tamás Budavári, Xuzhi Wang and Shihao Ma
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University - Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins University
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Pairs, Trading, Geolocation, Machine Learning, AI