Kewei Hou

Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

2100 Neil Avenue

Columbus, OH 43210-1144

United States

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Citation 36

Replicating Anomalies

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2017-03-010
Number of pages: 146 Posted: 03 May 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2017
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 7,908 (747)
Citation 24

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Replication, P-Hacking, Anomalies, The q-Factor Model, Efficient Markets

Replicating Anomalies

Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 656 (42,207)
Citation 13

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Replication, factor investing, anomalies, microcaps, multiple testing

Replicating Anomalies

NBER Working Paper No. w23394
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 08 May 2017
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Citation 336

Digesting Anomalies: An Investment Approach

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 182 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 2,369 (5,944)
Citation 68

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The q-factor model, anomalies, factor regressions

Digesting Anomalies: An Investment Approach

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2012-03-021
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 1,471 (13,009)
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Asset pricing anomalies, investment, ROE, factor models, investment-based asset pricing

Digesting Anomalies: An Investment Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w18435
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Citation 120

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Citation 53

A Comparison of New Factor Models

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-05
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 3,239 (3,505)
Citation 62

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Q-factor model, investment-based asset pricing, capital markets anomalies, factor regressions

Which Factors?

NBER Working Paper No. w20682
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Nov 2014
Kewei Hou, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Do Investors Overvalue Firms with Bloated Balance Sheets?

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 3233; Dice Center Working Paper No. 2004-18
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Aug 2004
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of California, Irvine - Accounting Area and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy
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Citation 94

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limited attention, market efficiency, investor misvaluation

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A Tale of Two Anomalies: The Implications of Investor Attention for Price and Earnings Momentum

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2010
Kewei Hou, Wei Xiong and Lin Peng
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Princeton University - Department of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Citation 94

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The Accrual Anomaly: Risk or Mispricing?

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2010
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of California, Irvine - Accounting Area
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Capital markets, accruals, market efficiency, behavioral accounting, behavioral finance, limited attention

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What Factors Drive Global Stock Returns?

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2006-009
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 15 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 27 May 2011
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Seoul National University, Business School
Downloads 2,289 (6,419)
Citation 67

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International finance; asset pricing models; common factors

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Have We Solved the Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
Kewei Hou and Roger Loh
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business
Downloads 2,092 (7,483)
Citation 30

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idiosyncratic volatility, cross-section of stock returns, lottery preferences, market frictions

Industry Information Diffusion and the Lead-Lag Effect in Stock Returns

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2003-23
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Nov 2003
Kewei Hou
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,052 (7,576)
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Industry Information Diffusion and the Lead-Lag Effect in Stock Returns

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 1113-1138, 2007
Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Kewei Hou
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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G12, G14

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The Implied Cost of Capital: A New Approach

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2010-4
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2011
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy
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Cross-sectional earnings model, Earnings forecasts, Expected returns, Implied cost of capital, Asset pricing tests

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Resurrecting the Size Effect: Firm Size, Profitability Shocks, and Expected Stock Returns

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2010-1
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2018
Kewei Hou and Mathijs A. Van Dijk
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management
Downloads 1,490 (12,993)
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Size effect, Expected stock returns, Profitability shocks, Asset pricing tests

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R2 and Price Inefficiency

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-03-007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jan 2007
Kewei Hou, Wei Xiong and Lin Peng
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Princeton University - Department of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,461 (13,415)
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Industry Concentration and Average Stock Returns

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2003-30
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Kewei Hou and David T. Robinson
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Downloads 1,445 (13,676)
Citation 112

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Accruals and Aggregate Stock Market Returns

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2008
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of California, Irvine - Accounting Area
Downloads 1,240 (17,266)
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Market Frictions, Price Delay, and the Cross-Section of Expected Returns

CRSP Working Paper No. 547
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 May 2003
Kewei Hou and Tobias J. Moskowitz
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Yale University, Yale SOM
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Citation 2

q5

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2018-10
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 05 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2018
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 1,015 (22,915)
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The q5-Model, The q-Factor Model, The Expected Growth, The Investment CAPM, Factor Regressions, Anomalies

Q5

NBER Working Paper No. w24709
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Jun 2018
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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The Economics of Value Investing

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2017-16
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2017
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Value Investing, Security Analysis, The Investment CAPM, Efficient Markets

The Economics of Value Investing

NBER Working Paper No. w23563
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Jul 2017
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Which Factors

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2018-03-003
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2018
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 756 (35,339)
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The q-factor model, the Q5 model, factor spanning tests, the investment CAPM, factor investing

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Real Effects of Climate Policy: Financial Constraints and Spillovers

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2019-03-004
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 25 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2019
Warwick Business School - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
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Climate policy, California cap-and-trade, financial constraints, internal resource allocation, regulatory arbitrage, spillover effects

The CAPM Strikes Back? An Equilibrium Model with Disasters

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-03
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2018
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, London Business School, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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The CAPM, Rare Disasters, Measurement Errors, The Consumption CAPM, General Equilibrium

The CAPM Strikes Back? An Equilibrium Model with Disasters

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Mar 2018
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, London Business School, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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The CAPM, Rare Disasters, Measurement Errors, The Consumption CAPM, General Equilibrium, Approximate Aggregation

The CAPM Strikes Back? An Investment Model with Disasters

NBER Working Paper No. w21016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Hang Bai, Kewei Hou, Howard Kung and Lu Zhang
University of Connecticut - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, London Business School and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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Prices and Volatilities in the Corporate Bond Market

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-18
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 29 Aug 2015
Jack Bao, Jia Chen, Kewei Hou and Lei Lu
University of Delaware - Department of Finance, Peking University, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
Downloads 433 (72,385)
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Bond volatility, Yield spreads, Credit risk, Illiquidity, Decomposition

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Systemic Default and Return Predictability in the Stock and Bond Markets

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2016-2
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2020
Jack Bao, Kewei Hou and Shaojun Zhang
University of Delaware - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and The Ohio State University
Downloads 426 (73,805)
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Systemic risk, Joint default, Predictability, Stock returns, Bond returns

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Are Firms in 'Boring' Industries Worth Less?

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-3-02
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Jia Chen, Kewei Hou and René M. Stulz
Peking University, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Market-to-book ratio, misevaluation, saliency, industry, cost of equity, profitability dispersion

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Comovement of Corporate Bonds and Equities

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2013-03-11
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jul 2013
Jack Bao and Kewei Hou
University of Delaware - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 345 (94,259)
Citation 69

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Comovement, Hedge ratios, Structural models of default, Ratings

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(Priced) Frictions

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2016-03-19
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2016
Kewei Hou, Sehoon Kim and Ingrid M. Werner
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and The Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 341 (95,521)
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Microstructure frictions, return measurement bias, asset pricing, and anomalies

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Which Factors?

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Oct 2018
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 271 (122,412)
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The q-factor model, the q^5 model, spanning regressions, the investment CAPM

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Political Uncertainty and Commodity Markets

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2017-03-025
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Kewei Hou, Ke Tang and Bohui Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Institute of Economics, School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
Downloads 268 (123,862)
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Political Uncertainty, Commodity Prices, Inventories, Convenience Yields, Risk Premiums, U.S. Presidential Elections

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Understanding the Variation in the Information Content of Earnings: A Return Decomposition Analysis

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-01
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jan 2015
Kewei Hou, Yinglei Zhang and Zili Zhuang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - School of Accountancy and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Business Administration
Downloads 267 (124,382)
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Earnings, Information Content, Return Decomposition, Discount Rate News

Security Analysis: An Investment Perspective

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2019-03-016
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 08 Jul 2019
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 239 (138,685)

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Security analysis, q^5, the investment theory, quality minus junk, fundamental score, “magic formula,” agnostic fundamental analysis

Security Analysis: An Investment Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. w26060
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Aug 2019
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
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De Facto Seniority, Credit Risk, and Corporate Bond Prices

Forthcoming, Review of Financial Studies
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Sep 2017
Jack Bao and Kewei Hou
University of Delaware - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 107 (273,921)
Citation 3

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Credit Risk, Structural Models of Default, Comovement, Corporate Bonds

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An Augmented q-Factor Model with Expected Growth

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Kewei Hou, Haitao Mo, Chen Xue and Lu Zhang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - E.J. Ourso College of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business
Downloads 91 (304,715)
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The expected growth factor, factor models, the q5 model, the investment theory

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Are Firms in "Boring" Industries Worth Less?

NBER Working Paper No. w20880
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2015
Jia Chen, Kewei Hou and René M. Stulz
Peking University, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Does Takeover Increase Stockholder Value

EFA 0488
Posted: 05 Nov 2000
Kewei Hou, Per Olsson and David T. Robinson
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, Duke University and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

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Towards a Property Rights View of Government Ownership

AFA 2001 New Orleans
Posted: 16 May 2000
David T. Robinson and Kewei Hou
Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance

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