Tarik Umar

Rice University

Assistant Professor of Finance

Houston, TX

United States

http://https://business.rice.edu/person/tarik-umar

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Hedge Funds and Public Information Acquisition

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2021
Alan D. Crane, Kevin Crotty and Tarik Umar
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University
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Information Acquisition, Public Information, Hedge Funds

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Does Regulatory Jurisdiction Affect the Quality of Investment-Adviser Regulation?

Charoenwong, Ben, Alan Kwan, and Tarik Umar. "Does regulatory jurisdiction affect the quality of investment-Adviser regulation?." American Economic Review 109, no. 10 (2019): 3681-3712.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2022
Ben Charoenwong, Alan Kwan and Tarik Umar
National University of Singapore - Department of Finance, The University of Hong Kong and Rice University
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Financial Advisers, Consumer Finance, Financial Misconduct, Fraud, Financial Regulation

3.

Complexity Aversion When Seeking Alpha

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 73, No. 1, 2022
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 23 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2021
Tarik Umar
Rice University
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Complexity, heuristics, investor attention

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Why is Cash U-Shaped in Firm Size?

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2024
University of California, Berkeley, Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Rice University and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
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Cash holdings, liquidity management, costly financing

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Before the Storm: Firm Policies and Varying Recession Risk

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2024
University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Rice University
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Recession, business cycles, risk management, financial crises, liquidity.

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Discounting Restricted Securities

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 05 May 2021
Rice University, Columbia Business School and University of Illinois at Chicago
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Trading restrictions, marketability, offering discounts

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Identifying the Effects of Demand for Safe Assets

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 12 Feb 2024
Jefferson Duarte and Tarik Umar
Rice University and Rice University
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Limits to arbitrage, safe assets, preferred habitat, securitization, tranching, financial crisis

8.

Deputization

NBER Working Paper No. w27225
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 May 2020 Last Revised: 22 May 2023
Bruce Carlin, Tarik Umar and Hanyi (Livia) Yi
Rice University, Rice University and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
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