Tim Adam

Humboldt University

Professor

Dorotheentr. 1

Berlin, Berlin 10099

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

The Investment Opportunity Set and its Proxy Variables

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
Tim Adam and Vidhan K. Goyal
Humboldt University and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Proxy variables, investment opportunity set, growth opportunities, real options, market-to-book ratios, mining industry, financial constraints

Hedging, Speculation and Shareholder Value

EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 270
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jul 2003
Tim Adam and Chitru S. Fernando
Humboldt University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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corporate risk management, speculation, risk premium, forward premium, selective hedging

Hedging, Speculation and Shareholder Value

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 81, pp. 283-309, 2006
Posted: 04 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2008
Tim Adam and Chitru S. Fernando
Humboldt University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business

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Corporate risk management, hedging, speculation, risk premium, hedging benefits

Managerial Overconfidence and Corporate Risk Management

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2012
Humboldt University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance
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corporate risk management, selective hedging, speculation, managerial overconfidence

Managerial Overconfidence and Corporate Risk Management

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2015
Humboldt University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance
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corporate risk management; selective hedging; speculation; managerial overconfidence

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Do Firms Use Derivatives to Reduce Their Dependence on External Capital Markets?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Feb 1999
Tim Adam
Humboldt University
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Financial Constraints, Competition and Hedging in Industry Equilibrium

AFA 2005 Philadelphia Meetings
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 May 2004
Humboldt University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Lancaster University, and CEPR and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
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Financial constraints, hedging, speculating, equilibrium, competition

Pitfalls and Perils of Financial Innovation: The Use of CDS by Corporate Bond Funds

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2015
Tim Adam and Andre Guettler
Humboldt University and University of Ulm - Department of Mathematics and Economics
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Mutual funds, management teams, financial crisis, credit default swaps, performance, market timing

The Use of Credit Default Swaps by U.S. Fixed-Income Mutual Funds

FDIC Working Paper No. 2011-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jan 2012
Andre Guettler and Tim Adam
University of Ulm - Department of Mathematics and Economics and Humboldt University
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Corporate bond fund, credit default swap, credit risk, fund performance, hedging

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Managerial Biases and Debt Contract Design: The Case of Syndicated Loans

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 May 2018
Humboldt University, Humboldt University, Humboldt University and Copenhagen Business School
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Optimism, Performance-Sensitive Debt, Debt Contracting, Syndicated Loans

Can Companies Use Hedging Programs to Profit from the Market? Evidence from Gold Producers

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Tim Adam and Chitru S. Fernando
Humboldt University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Corporate risk management, speculation, risk premium, hedging benefits

Can Companies Use Hedging Programs to Profit from the Market? Evidence from Gold Producers

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 86-97, Fall 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Tim Adam and Chitru S. Fernando
Humboldt University and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business
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Why Do Firms Engage in Selective Hedging? Evidence from the Gold Mining Industry

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jun 2015
Humboldt University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Lehigh University
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Corporate risk management, selective hedging, speculation, financial distress, corporate governance, managerial compensation

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Why Do Firms Speculate? Evidence from the Gold Mining Industry

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Mar 2007
Humboldt University, University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Lehigh University
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Corporate risk management, selective hedging, speculation, managerial compensation

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Risk Management and the Credit Risk Premium

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 26, No. 2, March 2002
Posted: 18 Apr 2002
Tim Adam
Humboldt University

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Corporate risk management, cost of capital, credit risk, default premium, financing strategies, hedging strategies, security design