Kris Jacobs

University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business

Professor

Houston, TX 77204-6021

United States

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Scholarly Papers (60)

1.

Does Realized Skewness Predict the Cross-Section of Equity Returns?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 31 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2015
Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Department of Business Administration
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Realized volatility, skewness, kurtosis, equity markets, cross-section of stock returns

The Shape and Term Structure of the Index Option Smirk: Why Multifactor Stochastic Volatility Models Work so Well

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Maryland - Department of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,949 (10,057)
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stochastic correlation, stochastic volatility, equity index options, multifactor model, persistence, affine, out-of-sample

The Shape and Term Structure of the Index Option Smirk: Why Multifactor Stochastic Volatility Models Work so Well

CREATES Research Paper 2009-34
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Maryland - Department of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,226 (20,742)
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stochastic correlation, stochastic volatility, equity index options, multifactor model, persistence, affine, out-of-sample

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Citation 28

Forward-Looking Betas

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings, AFA 2008 NEW ORLEANS MEETINGS
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 02 May 2008
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 2,264 (7,896)
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Market beta, CAPM, historical, forward-looking, option-implied, capital budgeting, event studies, model-free volatility, model-free skewness

Forward-Looking Betas

CREATES Research Paper No. 2007-39
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Jun 2008
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 393 (94,061)
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market beta, CAPM, historical, forward-looking, option-implied, capital budgeting, event studies, model-free moments

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Volatility Dynamics for the S&P500: Evidence from Realized Volatility, Daily Returns and Option Prices

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper, AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 2,348 (7,589)
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Stochastic volatility, option valuation, particle filtering, skewness, kurtosis, mean reversion

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The Determinants of Credit Default Swap Premia

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Oct 2004 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2009
Jan Ericsson, Kris Jacobs and Rodolfo Oviedo
McGill University, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Universidad Austral
Downloads 2,050 (9,435)
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Credit risk, Credit default swaps

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Is the Potential for International Diversification Disappearing?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Mar 2010
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Universite du Luxembourg - Luxembourg School of Finance
Downloads 1,803 (11,635)
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international asset pricing, asset allocation, dynamic conditional correlation (DCC), dynamic equicorrelation (DECO), dynamic copula

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Capturing Option Anomalies with a Variance-Dependent Pricing Kernel

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Maryland - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,697 (12,791)
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Pricing kernel, stochastic volatility, overreaction, variance risk

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Forecasting with Option-Implied Information

Handbook of Economic Forecasting, Volume 2, G. Elliott and A. Timmermann (eds.)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Bank of Canada
Downloads 1,553 (14,679)
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Volatility, skewness, kurtosis, density forecasting, risk-neutral

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Option-Implied Measures of Equity Risk

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2012
Bank of Canada, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 1,506 (15,430)
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market beta, CAPM, historical, capital budgeting, model-free moments

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The Factor Structure in Equity Options

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2224270
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 25 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2016
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,427 (16,822)
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factor models, equity options, implied volatility, option-implied beta

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Market Skewness Risk and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Sep 2009
Bank of Canada, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,324 (18,797)
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skewness risk, cross-section, ICAPM, volatility risk, option-implied moments

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Illiquidity Premia in the Equity Options Market

Review of Financial Studies
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and OMERS
Downloads 1,322 (18,840)
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Illiquidity; equity options; cross-section; delta-hedged option returns

Option Valuation with Conditional Heteroskedasticity and Non-Normality

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Bank of Canada and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 771 (40,231)
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GARCH, risk-neutral valuation, no-arbitrage, non-normal innovations

Option Valuation with Conditional Heteroskedasticity and Non-Normality

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Bank of Canada and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
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GARCH, risk-neutral valuation, no-arbitrage, non-normal innovations

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Option Valuation with Long-Run and Short-Run Volatility Components

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 90, No. 3, pp. 272-297, CREATES Research Paper 2008-11
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 1,196 (21,911)
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Option valuation, long-run component, short-run component, unobserved components, persistence, GARCH, out-of-sample, Volatility term structure

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Dynamic Jump Intensities and Risk Premia: Evidence from S&P500 Returns and Options

Journal of Financial Economics, Forthcoming., EFA 2008 Athens Meetings Paper, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,070 (25,792)
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compound Poisson process, option valuation, filtering, volatility jumps, jump risk premia, time-varying jump intensity, heteroskedasticity

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Which GARCH Model for Option Valuation?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Apr 2002 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2008
Peter Christoffersen and Kris Jacobs
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 1,003 (28,284)
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option pricing, GARCH, risk-neutral pricing, parsimony, forecasting, out-of-sample

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Is the Potential for International Diversification Disappearing? A Dynamic Copula Approach

Review of Financial Studies, 2012, Vol. 25, No. 12, pp. 3711-3751.
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 May 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and HEC Paris - Finance Department
Downloads 891 (33,408)
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Asset allocation, dynamic dependence, dynamic copula, asymmetric dependence

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The Economic Value of Realized Volatility: Using High-Frequency Returns for Option Valuation

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Bank of Canada, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
Downloads 793 (39,253)
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Realized volatility, index options, risk premium, heteroskedasticity

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Volatility and Expected Option Returns

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Guanglian Hu and Kris Jacobs
The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 787 (39,670)
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expected option returns, volatility, cross-section of option returns

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Which Volatility Model Should Be Used for Option Pricing?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Mar 2002
Kris Jacobs and Peter Christoffersen
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 663 (49,913)

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Option Pricing, GARCH, Risk-neutral Pricing, Parsimony, Forecasting, Out-of-sample

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Option Valuation with Conditional Skewness

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Maryland - Department of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 661 (50,090)
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GARCH, out-of-sample, jumps, discrete-time model, continuous-time limit

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Leverage and the Cross-Section of Equity Returns

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 10 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2018
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - Department of Finance and University of Houston - Department of Finance
Downloads 626 (53,889)
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Leverage; unlevered equity returns; asset beta; value premium; size discount; volatility puzzle; heteroskedasticity

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A Tractable Framework for Option Pricing with Dynamic Market Maker Inventory and Wealth

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2334842
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 02 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2018
Mathieu Fournier and Kris Jacobs
HEC Montreal and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 626 (53,889)
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Variance risk premium; market maker; inventory risk; financial constraints; option pricing

Volatility Components, Affine Restrictions and Non-Normal Innovations

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2008
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 491 (72,225)
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Volatility, Component Model, GARCH, Long Memory, Option Valuation, Affine, Normality

Volatility Components, Affine Restrictions and Non-Normal Innovations

CREATES Research Paper No. 2008-10
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, HEC Montreal and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 123 (286,149)
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Volatility, Component Model, GARCH, Long Memory, Option Valuation, Affine, Normality

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The Importance of the Loss Function in Option Valuation

EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 604
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Aug 2003
Peter Christoffersen and Kris Jacobs
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 599 (56,923)
Citation 36

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option valuation, implied volatility, practitioner Black-Scholes approach, pricing errors, loss functions, out-of-sample forecasting, parameter stability

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Option-Based Estimation of the Price of Co-Skewness and Co-Kurtosis Risk

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2656412
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and OMERS
Downloads 572 (60,334)
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Co-skewness, co-kurtosis, risk premia, options, cross-section, out-of-sample

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Nonlinear Kalman Filtering in Affine Term Structure Models

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 May 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Goldman, Sachs & Co
Downloads 547 (63,803)
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Kalman filtering, nonlinearity, term structure models, swaps, caps

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Dynamic Dependence and Diversification in Corporate Credit

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2314027, Paris December 2014 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2016
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Universite du Luxembourg - Luxembourg School of Finance and HEC Paris - Finance Department
Downloads 529 (66,541)
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Credit risk, default risk, CDS, dynamic dependence, copula

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The Cross-Section of Recovery Rates and Default Probabilities Implied by Credit Default Swap Spreads

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2011
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 520 (67,993)
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CDS, recovery rate, quadratic model, credit risk, default, tangible assets

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Models for S&P 500 Dynamics: Evidence from Realized Volatility, Daily Returns, and Option Prices

CREATES Research Paper No. 2007-37
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jun 2008
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 503 (70,869)
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Stochastic volatility, option valuation, particle filtering, skewness, kurtosis, mean

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Modeling the Dynamics of Credit Spreads with Stochastic Volatility

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Oct 2003
Kris Jacobs and Xiaofei Li
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and York University
Downloads 491 (72,969)
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credit risk, credit spreads, reduced form models, stochastic volatility

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Nonlinear Filtering in Affine Term Structure Models: Evidence from the Term Structure of Swap Rates

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, Goldman, Sachs & Co and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 477 (75,613)
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term structure models, Kalman filtering, nonlinearity, swaps

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Option Valuation with Volatility Components, Fat Tails, and Non-Monotonic Pricing Kernels

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2690888, Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2690888
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2017
Royal Bank of Canada, Capital Markets (Toronto), University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Maryland - Department of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 437 (83,919)
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volatility components, fat tails, jumps, pricing kernel

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Idiosyncratic Consumption Risk and the Cross-Section of Asset Returns

Journal of Finance, Vol. 59, pp. 2211-2252, 2004
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2009
Kris Jacobs and Kevin Q. Wang
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Downloads 410 (90,444)
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Cross-sectional Asset Pricing, Consumption-based Model, Idiosyncratic Consumption Risk, Incomplete Markets, Measurement Error

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Correlation Dynamics and International Diversification Benefits

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2313954
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Universite du Luxembourg - Luxembourg School of Finance
Downloads 402 (92,471)
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Aasset pricing, asset allocation, dynamic conditional correlation (DCC), dynamic equicorrelation (DECO)

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Accounting Information Releases and CDS Spreads

Midwest Finance Association 2012 Annual Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2012
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, HEC Paris - Finance Department and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 363 (103,941)
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Accounting information; CDS; jumps; market integration

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Exploring Dynamic Default Dependence

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 May 2009
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, McGill University, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Universite du Luxembourg - Luxembourg School of Finance
Downloads 342 (111,086)
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credit risk, structured products, dynamic equicorrelation, CDS, CDO, default

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Affine Term Structure Models, Volatility and the Segmentation Hypothesis

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Aug 2006
Kris Jacobs and Lotfi Karoui
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Goldman, Sachs & Co
Downloads 318 (120,333)
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term structure model, affine, conditional volatility, segmentation hypothesis, time series, cross section, EGARCH

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On Pricing Credit Default Swaps with Observable Covariates

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2012
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, McGill University, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 303 (126,613)
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credit default swap, no-arbitrage, observable covariates, volatility, leverage, distance-to-default

Market Incompleteness and the Equity Premium Puzzle: Evidence from State-Level Data

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Kris Jacobs, Stephane Pallage and Michel A. Robe
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Quebec at Montreal - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 248 (155,006)
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Heterogeneity, idiosyncratic consumption risk, incomplete markets, consumption-based model, risk aversion, equity premium puzzle

Market Incompleteness and the Equity Premium Puzzle: Evidence from State-Level Data

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 378-388, 2013
Posted: 15 Jan 2013
Kris Jacobs, Stephane Pallage and Michel A. Robe
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Quebec at Montreal - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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heterogeneity, idiosyncratic consumption risk, incomplete markets, consumption-based asset pricing model, risk aversion, equity premium puzzle

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Expected and Realized Returns on Volatility

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 May 2020 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2020
Guanglian Hu and Kris Jacobs
The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 232 (165,854)
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Macroeconomic Determinants of the Term Structure: Long-Run and Short-Run Dynamics

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 48, 2018
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Hitesh Doshi, Kris Jacobs and Rui Liu
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Duquesne University - Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Downloads 216 (177,551)

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term structure; inflation; real activity growth; long-run component; filtering

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Economic and Financial Determinants of Credit Risk Premiums in the Sovereign CDS Market

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2014
Hitesh Doshi, Kris Jacobs and Carlos Zurita
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - Bauer College of Business
Downloads 195 (195,060)
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credit default swap; sovereign risk; risk premiums; economic determinants; financial crisis

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The State Price Density Implied by Crude Oil Futures and Option Prices

AFA 2016 Meetings Paper Forthcoming, Review of Financial Studies
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2020
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Oklahoma
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State price density; macroeconomic indicators; crude oil; stock index.

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Conditional Volatility in Affine Term Structure Models: Evidence from Treasury and Swap Markets

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2008
Kris Jacobs and Lotfi Karoui
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Goldman, Sachs & Co
Downloads 189 (200,665)
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term structure model, affine, interest rate swap, Treasury market, conditional volatilility, time series, cross section, EGARCH

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Pricing Structured Products with Economic Covariates

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 184 (205,478)
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structured product, collateralized debt obligation, tranche pricing, economic determinants, risk premiums

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Characterizing the Variance Risk Premium: The Role of the Leverage Effect

Review of Asset Pricing Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2021
Guanglian Hu, Kris Jacobs and Sang Byung Seo
The University of Sydney - Discipline of Finance, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Wisconsin - Madison
Downloads 175 (214,581)

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Nonlinear Kalman Filtering in Affine Term Structure Models: Internet Appendix

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2322760
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Goldman, Sachs & Co
Downloads 170 (220,009)
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Kalman filtering, nonlinearity, term structure models, swaps, caps

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Information in the Term Structure: A Forecasting Perspective

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 May 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Hitesh Doshi, Kris Jacobs and Rui Liu
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Duquesne University - Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Downloads 128 (276,511)
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term structure; forecasting; loss function; state variables; hidden factor

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Modeling Conditional Factor Risk Premia Implied by Index Option Returns

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 02 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
HEC Montreal, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and HEC Montréal
Downloads 117 (297,001)

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Option Returns, Factor Models, Option-Implied Factor Risk Premia, Time-Varying Exposures, Machine Learning

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The Welfare Costs of Macroeconomic Fluctuations Under Incomplete Markets: Evidence from State-Level Consumption Data

CIRPEE Working Paper No. 05-24
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Kris Jacobs, Stephane Pallage and Michel A. Robe
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Quebec at Montreal - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Downloads 114 (300,723)

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Incomplete markets, consumption volatility, growth, welfare

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The Role of Intermediaries in Derivatives Markets: Evidence from VIX Options

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Jul 2020
Kris Jacobs and Anh Thu Mai
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 108 (312,284)

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Intermediaries, Net Demand Pressure, VIX, Market Maker, Option Prices

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Time-Varying Jump Intensities and Fat Tail Dynamics: Evidence from S&P500 Returns and Options

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2360737
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Dec 2013
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 106 (316,345)
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compound Poisson, fi…ltering, jumps, fat tails, risk premia

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Estimation and Filtering With Big Option Data

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Dec 2018
Kris Jacobs and Yuguo Liu
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business
Downloads 97 (335,354)
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Option Valuation; Big Data; Particle Filter; MCMC; Identification; Risk Premia.

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Option Returns, Risk Premiums, and Demand Pressure in Energy Markets

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
Kris Jacobs and Bingxin Li
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and West Virginia University
Downloads 86 (361,583)

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Futures Option Returns; Energy; Commodities; Variance Risk Premiums; Demand Pressure.

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Supply, Demand, and Risk Premiums in Electricity Markets

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Nov 2017
Kris Jacobs, Yu Li and Craig Pirrong
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston, C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Houston - Department of Finance
Downloads 82 (372,146)
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Electricity Futures; Economic Determinants; Supply; Demand; Risk Premium; Unspanned Risk

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Dynamic Jump Intensities and Risk Premiums in Crude Oil Futures and Options Markets

Journal of Derivatives 24 (2), 8-30, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2020
Peter Christoffersen, Kris Jacobs and Bingxin Li
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and West Virginia University
Downloads 32 (564,229)
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Crude oil, Futures, Options, Discrete-time models, Jump intensities, Risk premiums

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Modeling Volatility in Dynamic Term Structure Models

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Hitesh Doshi, Kris Jacobs and Rui Liu
University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and Duquesne University - Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Downloads 17 (662,891)

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term structure; stochastic volatility; GARCH.

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GARCH Option Valuation: Theory and Evidence

Posted: 20 May 2019
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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GARCH, option valuation

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Dynamic Jump Intensities and Risk Premiums in Crude Oil Futures and Options Markets

Journal of Derivatives, 24 (2), 8-30, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2861911, https://doi.org/10.3905/jod.2016.24.2.008
Posted: 20 May 2019 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2020
Peter Christoffersen, Kris Jacobs and Bingxin Li
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, University of Houston - C.T. Bauer College of Business and West Virginia University

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Crude oil; Futures; Options; Discrete-time models; Jump intensities; Risk premiums