Doug Martin

University of Washington

Professor Emeritus

Applied Mathematics & Statistics

Dept. of Statistics

Seattle, WA 98195

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Fundamental Law of Active Management: Redux

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2018
Zhuanxin Ding and Doug Martin
Bloomberg LP and University of Washington
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the fundamental law of active management, information coefficient, information ratio, factor model, time series, cross section

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Better Risk and Performance Estimates with Factor Model Monte Carlo

Journal of Risk, June 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2016
Yindeng Jiang and Doug Martin
University of Washington Investment Management Company and University of Washington
Downloads 382 (88,974)
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risk and performance measures, estimation accuracy, short returns histories, nonnormality, factor models, model selection, bootstrap

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Nonparametric versus Parametric Expected Shortfall

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
Doug Martin and Shengyu Zhang
University of Washington and HomeStreet Bank
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Risk, expected shortfall (ES), maximum-likelihood estimator (MLE), influence functions, estimator variance, estimator standard error.

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Inefficiency of Modified VaR and ES

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Doug Martin and Rohit Arora
University of Washington and University of Washington
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Modified VaR, Modified ES, large sample estimator standard error and efficiency, delta-method

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Fama-French 1992 Redux with Robust Statistics

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 05 May 2017
Christopher G Green and Doug Martin
Independent and University of Washington
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Empirical asset pricing, robust statistics, Fama-French 1992

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Turning Long and Short Return Histories into Equal Histories: A Better Way to Backfill Returns

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2016
Yindeng Jiang and Doug Martin
University of Washington Investment Management Company and University of Washington
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Short/Unequal Return Histories, Backfilling Returns, Non-Normality

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Robust Detection of Multivariate Outliers in Asset Returns and Risk Factors Data

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Christopher G Green and Doug Martin
Independent and University of Washington
Downloads 134 (244,897)
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outlier detection, Mahalanobis distances, robust statistics, factor models, Winsorization

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Portfolio Turnover when IC is Time Varying

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2020
Zhuanxin Ding, Doug Martin and Chaojun Yang
Bloomberg LP, University of Washington and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)
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turnover, leverage, factor model, conditional mean forecast, conditional forecast error covariance matrix, transfer coefficient, fundamental law of active management

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Standard Errors of Risk and Performance Estimators with Serially Correlated Returns

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Xin Chen and Doug Martin
University of Washington - Department of Applied Mathematics and University of Washington
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Risk/Performance Measure, Maximum-Likelihood Estimator (MLE), Influence Functions, Estimator Variance, Estimator Standard Error, Generalized Linear Model (GLM), Elastic Net Regularization, Serial Correlation

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Influence Functions for Risk and Performance Estimators

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
HomeStreet Bank, University of Washington and University of British Columbia
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Risk estimator, performance estimator, influence function

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The Azzalini Skew-t Information Matrix Evaluation and Use for Standard Error Calculations

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Oct 2018
Chindhanai Uthaisaad and Doug Martin
WorldQuant and University of Washington
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skew-t distribution, expected information matrix, maximum penalized likelihood estimate, MPLE standard errors

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Inefficiency and Bias of Modified Value-at-Risk and Expected Shortfall

Journal of Risk, Vol. 19, No. 6, 2017
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Doug Martin and Rohit Arora
University of Washington and University of Texas at Austin
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modified value-at-risk (mVaR), modified expected shortfall (mES), standard error, efficiency, delta method, Basel III