Alberto G. Rossi

Georgetown University

Associate Professor of Finance

McDonough School of Business

Georgetown University

Washington, DC 20057

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Citation 8

The Promises and Pitfalls of Robo-Advising

8th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2017
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Boston College, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and Georgetown University
Downloads 1,089 (20,618)
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FinTech, Portfolio Choice, Behavioral Finance, Individual Investors, Financial Literacy, Technology Adoption.

The Promises and Pitfalls of Robo-Advising

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6907
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2018
Boston College, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and Georgetown University
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FinTech, portfolio choice, behavioral finance, individual investors, financial literacy, technology adoption

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Understanding the Sources of Risk Underlying the Cross-Section of Commodity Returns

Forthcoming, Management Science
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2017
Gurdip Bakshi, Xiaohui Gao Bakshi and Alberto G. Rossi
Fox School of Business, Fox School of Business, Temple University and Georgetown University
Downloads 692 (39,812)
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Commodity asset pricing models, carry, momentum, innovations in equity volatility, speculative activity

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Regressive Mortgage Credit Redistribution in the Post-crisis Era

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2833961
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2017
Francesco D'Acunto and Alberto G. Rossi
Boston College and Georgetown University
Downloads 538 (55,293)
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Mortgage Market, Financial Crisis, Dodd-Frank, Income Inequality

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The Freedom of Information Act and the Race Towards Information Acquisition

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2517075
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2015
Antonio Gargano, Alberto G. Rossi and Russ Wermers
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance, Georgetown University and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 481 (63,618)
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Institutional Investors, Hedge Funds, Freedom of Information Act

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Does It Pay to Pay Attention?

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 01 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Antonio Gargano and Alberto G. Rossi
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and Georgetown University
Downloads 409 (77,431)
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investor attention, brokerage account, attention allocation

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Downloads 263 (126,328)
Citation 1

Robo-Advising

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Mar 2020
Francesco D'Acunto and Alberto G. Rossi
Boston College and Georgetown University
Downloads 183 (178,621)
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Robo-advisors, algorithmic aversion, machine learning, artificial intelligence, hybrid robo-advice, holistic advice, conflicts of interest, fiduciaries, preferences, beliefs

Robo-Advising

CESifo Working Paper No. 8225
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
Francesco D'Acunto and Alberto G. Rossi
Boston College and Georgetown University
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FinTech, behavioral economics, algorithmic advice, A1, financial regulation, financial literacy

Crowdsourcing Peer Information to Change Spending Behavior

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 19-09
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2020
Francesco D'Acunto, Alberto G. Rossi and Michael Weber
Boston College, Georgetown University and University of Chicago - Finance
Downloads 184 (177,746)
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FinTech, Learning, Beliefs and Expectations, Robo-advising, Visibility Bias, Social Transmission, Information Economics, Household Finance.

Crowdsourcing Financial Information to Change Spending Behavior

CESifo Working Paper No. 7533
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Mar 2019
Francesco D'Acunto, Alberto G. Rossi and Michael Weber
Boston College, Georgetown University and University of Chicago - Finance
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FinTech, learning, beliefs and expectations, peer pressure, financial decision-making, saving, consumer finance

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Network Centrality and Delegated Investment Performance

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2015-065
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2016
Georgetown University, City, University of London, UCSD, University of Bristol and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
Downloads 202 (163,311)
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Networks, Investment Management, Performance

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A Spanning Series Approach to Options

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2416989
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2015
Steven L. Heston and Alberto G. Rossi
University of Maryland - Department of Finance and Georgetown University
Downloads 196 (167,974)
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stochastic volatility, orthogonal polynomials, options

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Who Benefits from Robo-advising? Evidence from Machine Learning

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 03 Apr 2020
Alberto G. Rossi and Stephen P. Utkus
Georgetown University and Vanguard
Downloads 144 (219,015)
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FinTech, Portfolio Choice, Behavioral Finance, Individual Investors, Financial Literacy, Technology Adoption, Machine Learning

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Rise of the 'Quants' in Financial Services: Regulation and Crowding Out of Routine Jobs

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2020
Christos Makridis and Alberto G. Rossi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Georgetown University
Downloads 102 (282,952)

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fintech, financial services, STEM workers, regulation, STEM

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There's an App for That: Goal-Setting and Saving in the FinTech Era

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 May 2020 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2020
Antonio Gargano and Alberto G. Rossi
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and Georgetown University
Downloads 48 (426,168)
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Goal Setting, Financial Technology, Saving Behavior

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Ditching the Middle Class with Financial Regulation

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Oct 2017
Francesco D'Acunto and Alberto G. Rossi
Boston College and Georgetown University
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Decentralized Investment Management: Evidence from the Pension Fund Industry

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
City, University of London, Georgetown University, UCSD, University of Bristol and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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Ditching the Middle Class with Consumer Protection Regulation

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Oct 2016
Francesco D'Acunto and Alberto G. Rossi
Boston College and Georgetown University
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Mortgage Market, Financial Crisis, Dodd-Frank, Household Finance, Banking