Allen M. Poteshman

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

Assistant Professor of Finance

340 Wohlers Hall

1206 South Sixth Street

Champaign, IL 61820

United States

http://www.business.uiuc.edu/poteshma

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Stock Price Clustering on Option Expiration Dates

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Mar 2004
Sophie X. Ni, Neil D. Pearson and Allen M. Poteshman
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 4,042 (1,385)
Citation 22

Abstract:

Stock price clustering, Option expiration, Hedging, Manipulation

Underreaction, Overreaction, and Increasing Misreaction to Information in the Options Market

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Aug 2000
Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 847 (20,964)
Citation 44

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Underreaction, Overreaction, Behavioral Finance, Option Pricing, Stochastic Variance

Underreaction, Overreaction, and Increasing Misreaction to Information in the Options Market

Journal of Finance, Vol. 56, No. 3, June 2001
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Mar 2001
Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 497 (43,630)
Citation 44

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Misreaction, Behavioral Finance, Option Pricing, Stochastic Variance

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The Information in Option Volume for Stock Prices

MIT Sloan Working Paper No. 4275-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jan 2003
Allen M. Poteshman and Jun Pan
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)
Downloads 1,250 (11,005)
Citation 112

Abstract:

options, information, volume, derivatives

Horses and Rabbits? Optimal Dynamic Capital Structure from Shareholder and Manager Perspectives

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Nengjiu Ju, Robert Parrino, Michael S. Weisbach and Allen M. Poteshman
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Citation 17

Abstract:

optimal capital structure, taxes, bankruptcy costs, calibration

Horses and Rabbits? Optimal Dynamic Capital Structure from Shareholder and Manager Perspectives

NBER Working Paper No. w9327
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2002
Nengjiu Ju, Robert Parrino, Michael S. Weisbach and Allen M. Poteshman
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Citation 20

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Forecasting Future Volatility from Option Prices

AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 31 Dec 2000
Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,065 (13,494)
Citation 27

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Does Option Trading Have a Pervasive Impact on Underlying Stock Prices?

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Mar 2007
Neil D. Pearson, Allen M. Poteshman and Joshua S. White
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 832 (21,512)
Citation 4

Abstract:

options, stock price paths, impact, trading, hedging

Does Option Trading Have a Pervasive Impact on Underlying Stock Prices?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Nov 2016
Sophie X. Ni, Neil D. Pearson, Allen M. Poteshman and Joshua S. White
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Citation 4

Abstract:

option trading, option open interest, delta-hedging, pinning, stock return volatility

Clearly Irrational Financial Market Behavior: Evidence from the Early Exercise of Exchange Traded Stock Options

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Aug 2001
Allen M. Poteshman and Vitaly Serbin
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 778 (23,730)
Citation 54

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Market Efficiency, Behavioral Finance, Early Exercise, Irrational Behavior, Prospect Theory

Clearly Irrational Financial Market Behavior: Evidence from the Early Exercise of Exchange Traded Stock Options

The Journal of Finance, Vol. 58, pp. 37-70, 2003
Posted: 25 Jul 2003
Allen M. Poteshman and Vitaly Serbin
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Measuring Investment Distortions when Risk-Averse Managers Decide Whether to Undertake Risky Projects

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Jan 2002
Robert Parrino, Allen M. Poteshman and Michael S. Weisbach
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 706 (27,253)
Citation 33

Abstract:

Agency Costs, Capital Structure, Calibration

Measuring Investment Distortions When Risk-Averse Managers Decide Whether to Undertake Risky Projects

NBER Working Paper No. w8763
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Feb 2002
Robert Parrino, Allen M. Poteshman and Michael S. Weisbach
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
Downloads 54 (313,304)
Citation 33

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Measuring Investment Distortions when Risk-Averse Managers Decide Whether to Undertake Risky Projects

Financial Management, Vol. 34, No. 1, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Apr 2005
Robert Parrino, Allen M. Poteshman and Michael S. Weisbach
University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance
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Citation 33
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Citation 23

Volatility Information Trading in the Option Market

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Oct 2005
Sophie X. Ni, Jun Pan and Allen M. Poteshman
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 622 (32,457)
Citation 23

Abstract:

options, derivatives, information, volatility

Volatility Information Trading in the Option Market

Journal of Finance, 2008
Posted: 28 Aug 2008
Sophie X. Ni, Jun Pan and Allen M. Poteshman
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

Abstract:

Volatility, Stock Options, Deriviatives, Information

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Citation 105

Demand-Based Option Pricing

EFA 2005 Moscow Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2005
Nicolae Garleanu, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Allen M. Poteshman
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 410 (55,540)
Citation 105

Abstract:

Options, demand pressure, price pressure, frictions, liquidity

Demand-Based Option Pricing

NBER Working Paper No. w11843
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
Nicolae Garleanu, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Allen M. Poteshman
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 48 (331,242)
Citation 105

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Demand-Based Option Pricing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5420
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Nicolae Garleanu, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Allen M. Poteshman
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 31 (392,666)
Citation 105
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Option, demand, valuation, intermediation, market makers, implied volatility, hedging, price pressure, risk, dealers

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Unusual Options Market Activity with an Application to the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Feb 2003
Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 446 (44,191)
Citation 3

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terrorism, options, unusual trading

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Overreaction to Stock Market News and Misevaluation of Stock Prices by Unsophisticated Investors: Evidence from the Option Market

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jul 2004
Allen M. Poteshman and Reza S. Mahani
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Georgia State University - Department of Finance
Downloads 356 (63,563)
Citation 11

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overreaction, value versus growth, option market, unsophisticated investors

13.

Conditional Estimation of Diffusion Processes

EFMA 2003 Helinski Meetings
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jun 2003
Minqiang Li, Neil D. Pearson and Allen M. Poteshman
Bloomberg LP, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 264 (88,822)
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Investor Behavior in the Option Market

NBER Working Paper No. w10264
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jan 2004
Josef Lakonishok, Inmoo Lee and Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, KAIST College of Business and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 127 (181,922)
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Citation 104

Demand-Based Option Pricing

NYU Working Paper No. S-DRP-06-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Nicolae Gârleanu, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Allen M. Poteshman
affiliation not provided to SSRN, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 114 (198,320)
Citation 104

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Demand-Based Option Pricing

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 10, pp. 4259-4299, 2009
Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Nicolae Gârleanu, Lasse Heje Pedersen and Allen M. Poteshman
affiliation not provided to SSRN, AQR Capital Management, LLC and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

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The Information of Option Volume for Future Stock Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w10925
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Dec 2004
Allen M. Poteshman and Jun Pan
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA)
Downloads 108 (181,922)
Citation 104

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The Information in Option Volume for Future Stock Prices

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 871-908, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Allen M. Poteshman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

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