Dušan Isakov

University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences

Fribourg, CH 1700

Switzerland

http://www3.unifr.ch/cgf/en/

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Scholarly Papers (24)

Technical Analysis with a Long Term Perspective: Trading Strategies and Market Timing Ability

International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI), May 11-13, 2011
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 May 2011 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2011
Dušan Isakov and Didier Marti
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Technical trading, Moving average rules, Options, Forecasting, Leverage, Market timing

Technical Analysis with a Long-Term Perspective: Trading Strategies and Market Timing Ability

Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Sep 2011
Dušan Isakov and Didier Marti
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Technical Trading, Moving Average, Forecasting, Leverage, Market Timing

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Industries, Business Cycle and Profitability of Momentum Strategies: An International Perspective

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Mar 2001
RMF Investment Management, University of Neuchatel - Institute of Financial Analysis and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Application of Simple Technical Trading Rules to Swiss Stock Prices: Is it Profitable?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 May 2006
Dušan Isakov and Marc Hollistein
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and Banque Cantonale de Genève (Deceased)
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How to Diversify Internationally? A Comparison of Conditional and Unconditional Asset Allocation Methods

EFMA 2002 London Meeting
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Mar 2002
Dušan Isakov and Laurent Barras
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
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portfolio management, international diversification, asset pricing models, conditioning information

How to Diversify Internationally? A Comparison of Conditional and Unconditional Asset Allocation Methods

Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 194-212, 2003
Posted: 12 Sep 2005
Laurent Barras and Dušan Isakov
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences

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Family Ownership, Multiple Blockholders and Firm Performance

Paris December 2009 Finance International Meeting AFFI - EUROFIDAI
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Oct 2009
Dušan Isakov and Jean-Philippe Weisskopf
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
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family firms, ownership structure, corporate governance

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The Determinants of Stock Returns in a Small Open Economy

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 May 2003
Severine Cauchie, Martin Hoesli and Dušan Isakov
University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI), University of Geneva - Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM) and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Statistical APT; Macroeconomic APT; Market integration; Risk factors

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Is Beta Still Alive? Conclusive Evidence from the Swiss Stock Market

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 May 2006
Dušan Isakov
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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capital asset pricing model, risk, stock market

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Repurchasing Shares on a Second Trading Line

FAME Working Paper No. 162
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2013
HEC Paris - Finance Department, Simon Fraser University and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Share Repurchases, Disclosure Environment, Information Asymmetry, Liquidity

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Portfolio Diversification in Europe

FAME Working Paper No. 86
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Jul 2003
University of Lausanne - School of Economics and Business Administration (HEC-Lausanne), University of Lausanne - Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Risk sharing, Portfolio holdings, financial market integration, cross sectional dispersion

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Are Practitioners Right? On the Relative Importance of Industrial Factors in International Stock Returns

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Mar 2002
Dušan Isakov and Frederic Sonney
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and University of Neuchatel and SFI (FAME)
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International stock markets, industries, global factors, diversification

Improving Portfolio Performance with Option Strategies: Evidence from Switzerland

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 May 2006
Dušan Isakov and Bernard Morard
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and HEC, University of Geneva
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Improving Portfolio Performance with Option Strategies: Evidence from Switzerland

Posted: 14 Aug 2000
Dušan Isakov and Bernard Morard
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and HEC, University of Geneva

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Covered Call Options, Portfolio Management, Stochastic dominance

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Are Founding Families Special Blockholders? - An Investigation of Controlling Shareholder Influence on Firm Performance

SES Working Paper No. 428
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Dušan Isakov and Jean-Philippe Weisskopf
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
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founding family firm, active management, founder, ownership structure, firm performance, contestability

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Evolution of Market Uncertainty Around Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
Dušan Isakov and Christophe Pérignon
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and HEC Paris - Finance Department
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implied volatility, earnings announcements, leverage effect

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Pay-Out Policies in Founding Family Firms

SES Working Paper No. 443
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 May 2011 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Dušan Isakov and Jean-Philippe Weisskopf
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
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founding family firms, dual-class shares, payout policy, dividends, share repurchases, minority shareholders, private benefits

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Les Rachats d'Actions en Suisse: Objectifs, Conséquences et Pratiques

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jun 2009
Pierre-André Dumont and Dušan Isakov
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Share repurchases, taxes, EPS increase, institutional framework, Switzerland

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What If Dividends Were Tax‐Exempt? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

HEC Paris Research Paper No. FIN-2020-1381
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2020
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, HEC Paris - Finance Department and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
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corporate taxes, dividends, pay-outs, investment, real effects

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The Optimal Strategy of the Initial Bidder in Takeover Contests: Theory and Empirical Evidence

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jun 2006
Dušan Isakov and Philippe Cornu
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and HEC, University of Geneva, Switzerland
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Takeovers, Competitive bidding, Bid premium

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Analyse des rémunérations des dirigeants de sociétés suisses cotées en bourse entre 2007 et 2012 (Analysis of the Executive Compensation of Swiss Listed Companies Between 2007 and 2012)

SES Working Paper No. 449
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 May 2014
Dušan Isakov and Simone Parietti
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science
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Rémunérations, dirigeants, performance, bonus, actions, options, rapports annuels, base de données

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On the Dynamic Interdependence of International Stock Markets: A Swiss Perspective

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 May 2006
Christophe Pérignon and Dušan Isakov
HEC Paris - Finance Department and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Founding Family Ownership, Stock Market Returns, and Agency Problems

Working Paper SES no 490
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 29 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2019
Nicolas Eugster and Dušan Isakov
University of Queensland - Business School and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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family firm; ownership structure; earnings surprise; market efficiency

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Chasing Dividends during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Working Paper SES no 520
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
University of Queensland - Business School, University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
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COVID-19, dividend capture, price pressure, ex-dividend date, event study

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The Deterring Role of the Medium of Payment in Takeover Contests: Theory and Evidence from the UK

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Jun 2000
Philippe Cornu and Dušan Isakov
HEC, University of Geneva, Switzerland and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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Takeover, Competition, Medium of Payment

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The Korea Discount and Chaebols

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Aug 2020
Romain Ducret and Dušan Isakov
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
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valuation, price-earnings ratio, business groups, emerging markets, Korea

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The Deterring Role of the Medium of Payment in Takeover Contests: Theory and Evidence from the U.K.

European Financial Management, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 423-440, 2000
Posted: 07 Jul 2006
Dušan Isakov and Philippe Cornu
University of Fribourg (Switzerland) - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and HEC, University of Geneva, Switzerland

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Takeover, competition, medium of payment