John R. Nofsinger

University of Alaska Anchorage

William H. Seward Endowed Chair in Finance

3211 Providence Drive

Anchorage, AK 99508

United States

http://faculty.cbpp.uaa.alaska.edu/jnofsinger/

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Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

Trading Performance, Disposition Effect, Overconfidence, Representativeness Bias, and Experience of Emerging Market Investors

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Jan 2007
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, Tongji University - School of Economics and Management, University of Alaska Anchorage and China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Disposition effect, Investor behavior, Overconfidence, Representativeness bias

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International Cross-Listing and Visibility

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Dec 1998
H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Daniel G. Weaver
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Rutgers Business School
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Socially Responsible Funds and Market Crises

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Abhishek Varma and John R. Nofsinger
Illinois State University and University of Alaska Anchorage
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SRI, ESG, socially responsible, prospect theory

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Economically Targeted Investments and Social Investments: Investment Management and Pension Fund Performance

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 May 1997
John R. Nofsinger, John L. Trimble and Wayne Marr
University of Alaska Anchorage, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Alaska Fairbanks - School of Management (SOM)
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Why Are CFO Insider Trades More Informative?

Knewtson, Heather, and John Nofsinger, 2014, Why are CFO Insider Trades More Informative? Managerial Finance, 40, 157-175.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2020
Heather Knewtson and John R. Nofsinger
Michigan Technological University - College of Business and University of Alaska Anchorage
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Insider trading, insider rank, executives, executive roles, CEO, CFO

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Large Shareholders, Board Independence, and Minority Shareholder Rights: Evidence from Europe

Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-23
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Aug 2008
Kenneth Kim, John R. Nofsinger and Pattanaporn Chatjuthamard
Tongji University - School of Economics and Management, University of Alaska Anchorage and Sasin GIBA
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Large shareholders, Board independence, Shareholder laws, Europe

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On the Physiology of Investment Biases: The Role of Cortisol and Testosterone

Nofsinger, J., Patterson, F., & Shank, C. (2020). On the Physiology of Investment Biases: The Role of Testosterone and Cortisol. Journal of Behavioral Finance. 22(3), 338-349.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2023
John R. Nofsinger, Fernando Patterson and Corey A. Shank
University of Alaska Anchorage, North Carolina Central University (NCCU) and Miami University
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Investment Biases, Disposition Effect, Testosterone, Cortisol, Dual-Hormone Hypothesis

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Institutional Investors and Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
John R. Nofsinger, Johan Sulaeman and Abhishek Varma
University of Alaska Anchorage, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Sustainable & Green Finance Institute (SGFIN) and Illinois State University
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corporate social responsibility; institutional investors; socially responsible investments; environmental and social performance; risk management

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Option Volume and Volatility Response to Scheduled Economic News Releases: Evidence of Informed Trading

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 May 1999
John R. Nofsinger and Brian Prucyk
University of Alaska Anchorage and Allspring Global Investments
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Decision-Making, Financial Risk Aversion and Behavioral Biases: The Role of Testosterone and Stress

Nofsinger, J., Patterson, F., & Shank, C. (2018). Decision Making, Financial Risk Aversion, and Behavioral Biases: The Role of Testosterone and Stress. Journal of Economics and Human Biology, 29, 1-16.
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2023
John R. Nofsinger, Fernando Patterson and Corey A. Shank
University of Alaska Anchorage, North Carolina Central University (NCCU) and Miami University
Downloads 424 (131,916)
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Testosterone, Cortisol, Physiology, Stress, Risk Aversion, Disposition Effect

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DEEP Sleep: The Impact of Sleep on Financial Risk Taking

Nofsinger, J., & Shank, C. (2019). DEEP Sleep: The Impact of Sleep on Financial Risk Taking. Review of Financial Economics, 37, 92–105.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2023
John R. Nofsinger and Corey A. Shank
University of Alaska Anchorage and Miami University
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Risk Taking, Loss Aversion, Present Bias, Probability Distortion, Sleep

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Paying Attention to Social Media Stocks

Wan-Jiun Paul Chiou, Heather S. Knewtson, John R. Nofsinger, Paying attention to social media stocks, International Review of Economics & Finance, Volume 59, 2019, Pages 106-119, ISSN 1059-0560, Doi.org/10.1016/j.iref.2018.08.009.
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2020
Wan-Jiun Paul Chiou, Heather Knewtson and John R. Nofsinger
Central Michigan University - Department of Finance and Law, Michigan Technological University - College of Business and University of Alaska Anchorage
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Social media, social gaming, social networking, sentiment, investor attention

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Household Behavior and Boom/Bust Cycles

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jan 2010
John R. Nofsinger
University of Alaska Anchorage
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households, psychological biases, financial crisis, subprime

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Availability, Recency, and Sophistication in the Repurchasing Behavior of Retail Investors

Journal of Banking and Finance, 37(7), July 2013
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
John R. Nofsinger and Abhishek Varma
University of Alaska Anchorage and Illinois State University
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Individual Investors, Trading, Diversification, Recency Bias, Repurchase, Volatility

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Keeping Promises? Mutual Funds’ Investment Objectives and Impact of Carbon Risk Disclosures

Journal of Business Ethics
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 May 2021 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2022
John R. Nofsinger and Abhishek Varma
University of Alaska Anchorage and Illinois State University
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Disclosures, Environmental Sustainability, Carbon Risk, Fossil Fuels, Mutual Funds, Socially Responsible Investing, ESG, UN PRI, Principles for Responsible Investing.

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Stock Return Predictability in the Post-2008 Era

Journal of Investment Consulting, Vol. 16, No. 1, 31-42, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Oct 2015
Kenneth Kim, John R. Nofsinger and Zhenzhen Sun
Tongji University - School of Economics and Management, University of Alaska Anchorage and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
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Stock Return Predictabilty, Return Predictors, Federal Reserve

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Share Repurchases and Wealth Transfer Among Shareholders

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jun 2014
Jared DeLisle, Justin Morscheck and John R. Nofsinger
Utah State University, Gonzaga University and University of Alaska Anchorage
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stock repurchase, institutional investors, wealth transfer

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Individuals and Their Local Utility Stocks: Preference for the Familiar

The Financial Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Oct 2011
John R. Nofsinger and Abhishek Varma
University of Alaska Anchorage and Illinois State University
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Investment decisions, familiarity bias, utility stocks

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Manager See Manager Do: The Impact of Geographic Herding on Corporate Social Responsibility

Nofsinger, J., Patterson, F., & Shank, C. (2022). Manager See Manager Do: The Impact of Geographic Spillover on Corporate Social Responsibility. International Journal of Managerial Finance
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2023
John R. Nofsinger, Fernando Patterson and Corey A. Shank
University of Alaska Anchorage, North Carolina Central University (NCCU) and Miami University
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Herding, Corporate Social Responsibility

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CEO Narcissism and Corporate Misconduct

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2023
Han Donker, John R. Nofsinger and Corey A. Shank
Central Washington University, University of Alaska Anchorage and Miami University
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CEO behavior, Narcissism, Corporate Misconduct

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Unpaid Chairperson: A Free Lunch for Shareholders?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Jun 2023
Yajie Chen, Fuxiu Jiang and John R. Nofsinger
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Renmin University of China - School of Business and University of Alaska Anchorage
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Chairperson, Firm leader, Firm performance, Corporate governance, Personal reputation, Risk-taking

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Momentum Trading in the NFL Gambling Market

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 May 2023
John R. Nofsinger and Corey A. Shank
University of Alaska Anchorage and Miami University
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Taxing Share Repurchases

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Jun 2022
Ajit Dayanandan, Han Donker and John R. Nofsinger
University of Alaska Anchorage, Central Washington University and University of Alaska Anchorage
Downloads 41 (789,365)
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share repurchase, taxing distributions, India

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Do Unhealthy Cities Produce Unhealthy Returns?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Feb 2024
Nicole Y. Choi, John R. Nofsinger and Corey A. Shank
University of Wyoming - Department of Economics and Finance, University of Alaska Anchorage and Miami University
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Stock Performance, Health, Obesity, Mental Health, Physical Health

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Chapter 4: Cognition and Intelligence

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 53-63, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.
Posted: 15 Jul 2024
H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Chapter 5: The Human Biology of Financial Decision-Making

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 64-75, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

Posted: 09 Jul 2024
H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Genome, testosterone, twins, physiology, health, mental health, neurofinance, behavioral finance

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Chapter 3. Heuristics and Behavioral Biases

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 36-52, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.(forthcoming)
Posted: 09 Jul 2024
H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Availability, representativeness, anchoring, familiarity, overconfidence, prospect theory, behavioral finance

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Chapter 5: Corporate Executives, Directors, and Boards

Financial Behavior: Players, Services, Products, and Markets. H. Kent Baker, Greg Filbeck, and Victor Ricciardi, editors, 79-96, New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2017.
Posted: 05 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
John R. Nofsinger and Pattanaporn Chatjuthamard
University of Alaska Anchorage and Sasin GIBA

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behavioral finance, behavioural finance, board of directors, chief executive officers, agency theory, stewardship theory, overconfidence, optimism, risk aversion, cognitive biases

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Institutional Investor Ownership and Corporate Pension Transparency

Financial Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 07 Aug 2014
Timothy Eaton, John R. Nofsinger and Abhishek Varma
Miami University of Ohio - Department of Accountancy, University of Alaska Anchorage and Illinois State University

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Conservation, Discrimination, and Salvation: Investors' Social Concerns in the Stock Market

Journal of Financial Services Research, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2014
Posted: 06 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2015
Matthew Hood, John R. Nofsinger and Abhishek Varma
Independent, University of Alaska Anchorage and Illinois State University

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Socially responsible investing, behavioral finance, religion

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Pound Wise and Penny Foolish? OTC Stock Investor Behavior

Review of Behavioral Finance, 6(1), 2014.
Posted: 15 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 12 May 2021
Abhishek Varma and John R. Nofsinger
Illinois State University and University of Alaska Anchorage

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Individual Investors, Investment Decisions, Behavioral Finance, Gambling

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A Review of Major Influences on Employee Retirement Investment Decisions

Posted: 16 Feb 2004
Jeffrey J. Bailey, John R. Nofsinger and Linda Morris
University of Idaho, University of Alaska Anchorage and University of Idaho - College of Business & Economics

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401(k), behavioral finance, pension, retirement decision-making, social influences

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Why Targeted Investing Does Not Make Sense!

Financial Management, Vol. 27, No. 3, Autumn 1998
Posted: 28 Jan 1999
John R. Nofsinger
University of Alaska Anchorage

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Seasonal Return Volatility and Firm Size: Implications for Conditional Heteroskedasticity

Posted: 23 Aug 1998
Kenneth Beller and John R. Nofsinger
Washington State University and University of Alaska Anchorage

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On Stock Return Seasonality and Conditional Heteroskedasticity

The Journal of Financial Research
Posted: 20 May 1998
John R. Nofsinger and Kenneth Beller
University of Alaska Anchorage and Washington State University

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Chapter 1: A Behavioral Alternative Emerges to Standard Finance

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 1-21, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Chapter 9: Behavioral Corporate Finance

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 113-131, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Behavioral corporate finance, capital budgeting, capital structure, dividend policy, working capital management, corporate governance, behavioral finance

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Chapter 11: Behavioral Finance Moving Forward

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 144-155, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Behavioral finance, unified theory, behavioral corporate finance, behavioral finance challenges, behavioral finance opportunities, behavioral asset pricing models

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Chapter 8: The Psychology of Retirement

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 98-112, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Retirement biases, annuities, 401k plan, individual retirement account, social security, financial planning, behavioral finance

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Chapter 7: Choice Architecture and Nudging

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 87-97, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Choice architecture, nudge, nudging, decision frames, Save More Tomorrow, Save and Win, behavioral finance

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Chapter 2: Risk Perspectives

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 22-35, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Risk, risk perception, risk tolerance, uncertainty, biases, emotion, risk assessment, behavioral finance

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Chapter 6: Social Finance and Sentiment

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 76-86, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Social finance, sentiment, social mood, peer effects, herding, behavioral biases, behavioral finance

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Chapter 10: Behavioral Finance Enters its Second Generation

Advanced Introduction to Behavioral Finance. Elgar Advanced Introductions Series, pp. 132-143, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

H. Kent Baker, John R. Nofsinger and Victor Ricciardi
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Alaska Anchorage and Ursinus College

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Behavioral finance, behavioral decision-making, behavioral portfolio theory, behavioral life-cycle theory, behavioral asset pricing theory, behavioral efficient markets