Andrea Prat

Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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Scholarly Papers (38)

Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work

Harvard Business School Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 14-044
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOS at Work

NBER Working Paper No. w19722
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2015
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Managing the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10379
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Oriana Bandiera, Andrea Prat and Raffaella Sadun
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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CEO, family firm, time use

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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and London School of Economics
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Citation 21

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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and London School of Economics
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Career concerns, institutional investors, return predictability, trading behaviour

The Contingent Effect of Management Practices

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-48
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 16 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Relational contracts, management practices, transportation, performance ranking

The Contingent Effect of Management Practices

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11057
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 27 Jan 2016
New York University (NYU) - Department of Management and Organizational Behavior, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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management, relational contracts, relative ranking

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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, University of Pavia and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science & Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and London School of Economics
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Citation 17

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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and London School of Economics
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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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Citation 16

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Matching Firms, Managers and Incentives

NBER Working Paper No. w16691
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2012
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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family firms, incentives, managers, matching, risk aversion

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Span of Control and Span of Attention

Harvard Business School Strategy Unit Working Paper No. 12-053, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-22
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Harvard University - Strategy Unit and Harvard Business School
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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Imperial College Business School
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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
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 61

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The Wrong Kind of Transparency

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3859
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Andrea Prat
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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asset pricing, real estate, urban economics

Spatial Asset Pricing: A First Step

Economica, Vol. 83, Issue 329, pp. 130-171, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
François Ortalo-Magné and Andrea Prat
Wisconsin School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and 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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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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
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Financial equilibrium, career concerns, information cascades, mispricing

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CEO Behavior and Firm Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w23248
Posted: 20 Mar 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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CEO Behavior and Firm Performance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11960
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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CEO, leadership, unsupervised learning

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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Strategy Unit
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 1
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housing, political economy, real estate

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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), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Imperial College Business School
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Abstract:

government spending, waste

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Media Power

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10094
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Andrea Prat
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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media concentration, media plurality

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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
London School of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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impact factor, organizational economics, pagerank

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Organizational Capital, Corporate Leadership, and Firm Dynamics

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-89
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Wouter Dessein and Andrea Prat
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Organizational Capital, Leadership, Management

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Where Do People Get Their News?

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 17-65
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Patrick Kennedy and Andrea Prat
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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media concentration, media power, political economy of mass media, media capture

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Do Women Respond Less to Performance Pay? Building Evidence from Multiple Experiments

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11724
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Jan 2017
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and MIT Sloan School of Management - IDE
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econometrics, Gender, meta-analysis, wage differentials

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Corporate Purpose and Financial Performance

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-69
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Sep 2016
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
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Managerial Attention and Worker Engagement

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10035
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Marina Halac and Andrea Prat
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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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 Columbia Business School - Finance and 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
Columbia Business School - Finance and 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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Campaign Advertising and Voter Welfare

CEPR Working Paper No. 2152
Posted: 26 Oct 1999
Andrea Prat
Columbia Business School - Finance and 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
Columbia Business School - Finance and 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 Columbia Business School - Finance and 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 Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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