Timothy Falcon Crack

University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance

Dunedin

New Zealand

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Implied Binomial Trees in Excel Without Vba

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 May 2004
Tom Arnold, Timothy Falcon Crack and Adam Schwartz
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Washington and Lee University - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 4,574 (1,597)
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Option Pricing, Implied Binomial Tree, Excel

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Option Pricing in the Real World: A Generalized Binomial Model with Applications to Real Options

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Dec 2000
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 4,158 (1,895)
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The Academic Job Market in Finance: An Updated Rookie's Guide

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Alexander W. Butler and Timothy Falcon Crack
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 3,169 (3,067)
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The Academic Job Market in Finance: A Rookie's Guide

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Alexander W. Butler and Timothy Falcon Crack
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 3,065 (3,231)
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Job Market, Finance PhD, Adverse Selection, Conferences

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A Practical Guide to GMM (with Applications to Option Pricing)

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 10 May 2001
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 2,800 (3,771)
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Generalized Method of Moments, GMM, Newey-West, Option Pricing, Black-Scholes

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Real Option Valuation Using NPV

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jan 2005
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 1,972 (6,797)
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Real option valuation, NPV, risk-adjusted option valuation, risk-neutral option valuation

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Impact: What Influences Finance Research?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jun 2001
Tom Arnold, Alexander W. Butler, Timothy Falcon Crack and Ayca Altintig
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Claremont Colleges - Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management
Downloads 1,785 (7,953)
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Research Impact, Journal Ranking, citations

Impact: What Influences Finance Research?

Journal of Business, Vol. 76, No. 2, pp. 343-361, 2003
Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Tom Arnold, Alexander W. Butler, Timothy Falcon Crack and Ayca Altintig
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Claremont Colleges - Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management

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Research Impact, Journal Ranking, citations

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Using the Wacc to Value Real Options

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 May 2004
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 1,328 (12,814)
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Real Options, Risk-Neutral Valuation, WACC, Binomial Option Pricing, Volatility Estimation

Using the Wacc to Value Real Options

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 60, No. 6, pp. 78-82, November/December 2004
Posted: 30 Dec 2004
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance

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Derivatives Instruments, Other, Corporate Finance, Capital Investment Decisions, Equity Investments, Fundamental Analysis and Valuation Models, Quantitative Tools, Mathmatical Methods

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Common Misunderstandings Concerning Duration and Convexity

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Timothy Falcon Crack and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 1,312 (13,342)
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Duration, Convexity, Bond return, Bond price, yield

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The Academic Job Market in Finance: A Rookie's Guide - 2006 Supplement

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jul 2006
Alexander W. Butler and Timothy Falcon Crack
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 1,279 (13,859)
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Job Market, Finance PhD, Adverse Selection, Conferences

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Valuing Real Options Using Implied Binomial Trees and Commodity Futures Options

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Jan 2005
Tom Arnold, Timothy Falcon Crack and Adam Schwartz
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Washington and Lee University - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 996 (20,263)

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Real Options, Implied Binomial Trees, Commodity Futures Options, Commodities

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Single-Period Kyle Model Notes (A Clear Summary of the Kyle 1985 Econometrica Paper)

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 815 (27,176)

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Kyle 1985; informed vs noise trader; competitive risk-neutral market maker

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Valuing Real Options with Implied Binomial Trees

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Jan 2005
Tom Arnold, Timothy Falcon Crack and Adam Schwartz
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Washington and Lee University - Department of Business Administration
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Real Options, Implied Binomial Trees

The Information Content of Short Interest: A Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Feb 2002
Tom Arnold, Alexander W. Butler, Timothy Falcon Crack and Yan Zhang
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and State University of New York at Binghamton - School of Management
Downloads 730 (31,118)
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Sort Interest, Short Sale Against the Box, Tax Payer Relief Act of 1997

The Information Content of Short Interest: A Natural Experiment

Journal of Business, Forthcoming
Posted: 19 Jan 2004
Tom Arnold, Alexander W. Butler, Timothy Falcon Crack and Yan Zhang
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and State University of New York at Binghamton - School of Management

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Short interest, Short sale against the box, Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

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Implementing Risk-Averse Implied Binomial Trees: Additional Theory, Empirics, and Extensions

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2009
Tom Arnold, Timothy Falcon Crack and Adam Schwartz
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Washington and Lee University - Department of Business Administration
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Binomial Option Pricing, Implied Binomial Trees, Physical Probabilities, Risk-Neutral Probabilities, Calibration, Representative Agent, Risk-Averse Probabilities, Hedge Funds

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Interest Rate Sensitivities of Bond Risk Measures

Financial Analysts Journal, Vol. 56, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
Timothy Falcon Crack and Sanjay K. Nawalkha
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and University of Massachusetts Amherst - Isenberg School of Management
Downloads 463 (57,165)
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bond risk measures, duration, convexity, term structure, M-square

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A Simple Pragmatic Justification for Risk-Neutral Option Pricing

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
Tom Arnold and Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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Risk-Neutral Option Pricing, Binomial Option Pricing, Risk-Adjusted Option Pricing, Physical Probability Measure, RA-BT

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Central Limit Theorems When Data Are Dependent: Addressing the Pedagogical Gaps

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2009
Timothy Falcon Crack and Olivier Ledoit
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Central Limit Theorem, Dependent Data, Gaussian AR(1), Monte-Carlo, Asymptotic Distributions

Price Momentum in the New Zealand Stock Market: A Proper Accounting for Transactions Costs and Risk

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2009
Sam Trethewey and Timothy Falcon Crack
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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Price momentum, New Zealand, price impact, market efficiency, equity trading, capacity constraints

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Inferring Risk-Averse Probability Distributions from Option Prices Using Implied Binomial Trees: Additional Theory and Extensions

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Tom Arnold, Timothy Falcon Crack and Adam Schwartz
University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business, University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Washington and Lee University - Department of Business Administration
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Binomial Option Pricing, Implied Binomial Trees, Physical Probabilities, Risk-Neutral Probabilities, Calibration, Representative Agent, Risk-Averse Probabilities

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The Practical Implications of Modern Portfolio Theory

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Dec 2017
Timothy Falcon Crack and Robin Grieves
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance and Rollins College - Crummer Graduate School of Business
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Markowitz, CAPM, Diversification, Capital Budgeting, Active Management

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Foreign Exchange Exposure of U.S. Firms in the Pacific Rim

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Jul 2005
Lifan Zhang and Timothy Falcon Crack
Government of New Zealand - Treasury and University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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Foreign exchange risk, FX, R&D, Pacific Rim currencies, US stock returns

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Tinkering with Ticks: Choosing Minimum Price Variation for Us Equity Markets (1996 Version)

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jun 2004
Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
Downloads 96 (257,382)
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Tick size, market microstructure, depth, volume

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Kurtosis as Peakedness: The Phoenix from the Ashes

Foundations for Scientific Investing, Sixth Edition, October 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2017
Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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kurtosis, peakedness, fat tails, Pearson, Westfall

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What Quantity Appears on the Vertical Axis of a Normal Distribution (or Any Univariate Probability Density Function Plot)?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2018
Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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probability density; probability; pdf; pmf

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Pearson Chi-Squared Test, Asymptotic Distribution, Joint Characteristic Function, Multivariate Central Limit Theorem

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What Every Young Girl Should Know: About Univariate Normality and Bivariate Normality, and How They are Co-Related with Correlation and Independence

Foundations for Scientific Investing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11
Timothy Falcon Crack
University of Otago - Department of Accountancy and Finance
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Univariate Normality, Bivariate Normality, Correlation, Independence, Marginal Distributions, Joint Distributions