Xiaoyan Zhang

Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance

No. 43, Chengdu Road

Haidian District

Beijing 100083

China

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

What Does Individual Option Volatility Smirk Tell Us About Future Equity Returns?

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2008
Xiaoyan Zhang, Rui Zhao and Yuhang Xing
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, BlackRock, Inc. and Rice University
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stock return predictability, option-implied volatility smirks, cross-sectional asset pricing

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Citation 441

The Cross-Section of Volatility and Expected Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 2,945 (3,335)
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Systematic risk, stochastic volatility, idiosyncratic volatility

The Cross-Section of Volatility and Expected Returns

NBER Working Paper No. w10852
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 1,603 (9,328)
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Investing in Talents: Manager Characteristics and Hedge Fund Performances

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2008
Haitao Li, Rui Zhao and Xiaoyan Zhang
University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business, BlackRock, Inc. and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 3,039 (3,158)
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hedge fund performance, manager characteristics, hedge fund flows

Investing in Talents: Manager Characteristics and Hedge Fund Performances

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Mar 2008
Haitao Li, Rui Zhao and Xiaoyan Zhang
University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business, BlackRock, Inc. and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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hedge fund performance, manager characteristics, hedge fund flows

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Shackling Short Sellers: The 2008 Shorting Ban

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2012
Ekkehart Boehmer, Charles M. Jones and Xiaoyan Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Columbia Business School and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 2,681 (3,999)
Citation 67

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short selling, financial crisis, Section 12(k)(2)

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Citation 15

Aggregate Idiosyncratic Volatility

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2011
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 1,812 (7,635)
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idiosyncratic volatility, trend test, regime switching model, diversification, return correlation, volatility dynamics, growth opportunities, variance premium, contagion

Aggregate Idiosyncratic Volatility

NBER Working Paper No. w16058
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Aggregate Idiosyncratic Volatility

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8149
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Citation 15
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contagion, diversification, growth opportunities, idiosyncratic volatility, regime switching model, return correlation, trend test, variance premium, volatility dynamics

High Idiosyncratic Volatility and Low Returns: International and Further U.S. Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w13739
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2010
BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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High Idiosyncratic Volatility and Low Returns: International and Further U.S. Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 91, pp. 1-23, January 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Oct 2011
BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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High Idiosyncratic Volatility and Low Returns: International and Further U.S. Evidence

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Rice University
Downloads 448 (58,110)
Citation 151

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idiosyncratic volatility, Fama-MacBeth regression

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Which Shorts are Informed?

AFA 2007 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Mar 2006
Ekkehart Boehmer, Charles M. Jones and Xiaoyan Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Columbia Business School and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 1,729 (8,393)
Citation 132

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short selling, return predictability, informed trading

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Citation 65

International Stock Return Comovements

ECB Working Paper No. 931
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2011
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 1,440 (11,073)
Citation 65

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Comovements, APT model, international diversification, correlation dynamics, industry-country debate, factor models, global market integration

International Stock Return Comovements

NBER Working Paper No. w11906
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 59 (340,997)
Citation 65

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International Stock Return Comovements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5955
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Geert Bekaert, Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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International diversification, correlation dynamics, country debate, factor models, comovements

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Anticipating Uncertainty: Straddles Around Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2017
Chao Gao, Yuhang Xing and Xiaoyan Zhang
Purdue University, Krannert School of Management, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Uncertainty, Volatility, Straddle, Earnings Announcement

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Specification Test of International Asset Pricing Models

EFA 2001 Barcelona Meetings
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Jul 2001
Xiaoyan Zhang
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 744 (30,353)
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What Do Short Sellers Know?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2018
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Columbia Business School, University of Nebraska - Lincoln and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 666 (35,364)
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short-selling, earnings news, analyst recommendations, analyst forecasts

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The Information Content of the Sentiment Index

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2015
Steven Sibley, Yanchu Wang, Yuhang Xing and Xiaoyan Zhang
Kelley School of Business, School of Finance - Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 514 (49,431)
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investor sentiment index, return predictability, business cycle

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Strategic Risk Shifting and the Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 182
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Finance, Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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risk-shifting, idiosyncratic volatility puzzle, profitability, agency conflict

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Are Shorts Equally Informed? A Global Perspective

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2018
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, National University of Singapore, School of Finance - Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 278 (102,053)

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Efficiency, Liquidity, Market Development, Short Sale Regulations, Short Selling

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Government Affiliation and Fintech Industry: The Peer-to-Peer Lending Platforms in China

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 14 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2018
Jinglin Jiang, Li Liao, Zhengwei Wang and Xiaoyan Zhang
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 271 (104,387)

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Peer-to-Peer Lending Platforms, Fintech, Government Affiliation, State-Owned Enterprise

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Tracking Retail Investor Activity

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2017
Ekkehart Boehmer, Charles M. Jones and Xiaoyan Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Columbia Business School and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 260 (109,485)

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retail investor, price improvements, return predictability

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Potential Pilot Problems: Treatment Spillovers in Financial Regulatory Experiments

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-67
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2018
Ekkehart Boehmer, Charles M. Jones and Xiaoyan Zhang
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Columbia Business School and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 257 (110,368)

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interference, short sales, short interest, tick test, Regulation SHO

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Evaluating Asset Pricing Models Using the Second Hansen-Jagannathan Distance

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Haitao Li, Yuewu Xu and Xiaoyan Zhang
University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association College Retirement Equities Fund (TIAA-CREF) and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 178 (157,219)
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Stochastic Discount Factor, Specification Tests, Model Selection, HJ distance, Arbitrage

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Empirical Evaluation of Asset Pricing Models: Arbitrage and Pricing Errors in Contingent Claims

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 265
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Zhenyu Wang and Xiaoyan Zhang
Indiana University, Kelley School of Business and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 157 (175,402)
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asset pricing, arbitrage, contingent claims

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The Multinational Return Premium: Investor's Perspective

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 13 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2017
Yeejin Jang, Xue Wang and Xiaoyan Zhang
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Banking and Finance, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 146 (186,272)

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multinational companies, international diversification, returns

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Gambling or De-Risking: Hedge Fund Risk Taking vs. Managers' Compensation

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Chengdong Yin and Xiaoyan Zhang
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Hedge Fund, Risk-Taking, Incentive Fee, Management Fee, High-Water Mark

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High Idiosyncratic Volatility and Low Returns: International and Further U.S. Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 91, pp. 1-23, 2009
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
BlackRock, Inc, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Rice University and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 120 (217,479)
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Hedge Fund Manager Compensation Contracts During Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Aug 2012
Hui Zhao, Xiaoyan Zhang, Fei Pan and Kwei Tang
Purdue University - Department of Management, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, Purdue University - Department of Management and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Hedge funds, high-water mark, incentive fee, competition, asymmetric information

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Variance Risk Premiums in Emerging Markets

Number of pages: 83 Posted: 25 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2018
Fang Qiao, Lai Xu, Xiaoyan Zhang and Hao Zhou
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, Syracuse University, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 87 (270,900)

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GMM, Variance Risk Premium, Emerging Markets, Predictability, Stock Returns, Currency Returns, Capital Inflows

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Evaluating the Specification Errors of Asset Pricing Models

NBER Working Paper No. w7661
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2002
Robert J. Hodrick and Xiaoyan Zhang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
Downloads 57 (341,777)
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Pricing the Global Industry Portfolios

NBER Working Paper No. w9344
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Brinson Partners, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, Brinson Partners and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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