Valerio Potì

University College Dublin

Professor of Finance

M. Smurfit School of Business

Carysfort Avenue, Blackrock

Dublin, Co Dublin

Ireland

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Scholarly Papers (36)

International Portfolio Formation, Skewness and the Role of Gold

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jul 2005
Brian M. Lucey, Edel Tully and Valerio Potì
Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin, Trinity College (Dublin) - School of Business Studies and University College Dublin
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Portfolio allocation, skewness, gold

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Technical Trading, Predictability and Learning in Currency Markets

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31452
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
University College Dublin, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University of Bologna - Department of Statistical Sciences
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Correlation Dynamics, GARCH, Multivariate Estimation

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Correlation Dynamics in European Equity Markets

Research in International Business and Finance, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 305-321, 2006, EFA 2003 Annual Conference Paper No. 744
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2011
Colm Kearney and Valerio Potì
Monash University - Monash Business School and University College Dublin
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Correlation dynamics, GARCH, idiosyncratic risk

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Predictability and 'Good Deals' in Currency Markets

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Richard M. Levich and Valerio Potì
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University College Dublin
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Foreign Exchange, Predictability, Filter Rules, Market Efficiency

Predictability and 'Good Deals' in Currency Markets

NYU Working Paper No. FIN-08-007
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Mar 2009
Richard M. Levich and Valerio Potì
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University College Dublin
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Predictability and 'Good Deals' in Currency Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w14597
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2009
Richard M. Levich and Valerio Potì
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University College Dublin
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Does Gold Glitter in the Long-Run? Gold as a Hedge and Safe Haven Across Time and Investment Horizon

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 41, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Don Bredin, Thomas Conlon and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Banking & Finance, University College Dublin and University College Dublin
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Downside Risk, Gold, Hedge, Horizon, Safe Haven, Wavelet Analysis

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The Coskewness Puzzle

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2009
Valerio Potì and Dengli Wang
University College Dublin and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Coskewness, asset pricing

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Commodity Pricing: Evidence from Rational and Behavioral Models

Michael J. Brennan Irish Finance Working Paper Series Research Paper No. 18-1
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 May 2018 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2018
Don Bredin, Valerio Potì and Enrique Salvador
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Banking & Finance, University College Dublin and Universitat Jaume I - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Commodity prices, financialization, speculation

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Coskewness and Conditional Asset Pricing

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Conditional asset pricing, coskewness

Coskewness and Conditional Asset Pricing

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Mar 2005
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Asset Pricing, Coskewness

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Have European Stocks Become More Volatile? An Empirical Investigation of Volatilities and Correlations in Emu Equity Markets at the Firm, Industry and Market Level

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Nov 2004
Colm Kearney and Valerio Potì
Monash University - Monash Business School and University College Dublin
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Correlation dynamics, idiosyncratic risk, asset pricing

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The Greenspan Put

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business, University College Dublin and Government of the United States of America - Risk Analysis Division
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Fed Funds Rate, Implied Volatility, Volatility Skew Surface, Greenspan Put.

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Stochastic Efficiency Analysis using Relative Entropy and Empirical Likelihood

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Feb 2017
Thierry Post and Valerio Potì
Graduate School of Business of Nazarbayev University and University College Dublin
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Stochastic Dominance, utility theory, Relative Entropy, Empirical Likelihood, Linear Programming, portfolio theory, asset pricing

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Predictability and Diversification Benefits of Investing in Commodity and Currency Futures

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 50, 2017
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2019
John Cotter, Emmanuel Eyiah-Donkor and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin, Rennes School of Business and University College Dublin
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Portfolio choice, Asset classes, Spanning tests, Predictability, Performance evaluation

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What Drives Currency Predictability?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Valerio Potì and Akhtar R. Siddique
University College Dublin and Government of the United States of America - Risk Analysis Division
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Foreign Exchange, Predictability, Market Efficiency

Have European Stocks Become More Volatile? An Empirical Investigation of Idiosyncratic and Market Risk in the Euro Area

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 132
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Aug 2006
Colm Kearney and Valerio Potì
Monash University - Monash Business School and University College Dublin
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Idiosyncratic risk, correlation, portfolio management, asset pricing

Have European Stocks Become More Volatile? An Empirical Investigation of Idiosyncratic and Market Risk in the Euro Area

European Financial Management, Vol. 14, Issue 3, pp. 419-444, June 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 May 2008
Colm Kearney and Valerio Potì
Monash University - Monash Business School and University College Dublin
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Management Fee Base: Financing and Investment Decisions

Journal of European Real Estate Research, 8(1)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2015
University of Bologna - Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Bologna- Department of Management, University College Dublin and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Managerial Incentives, Leverage, Investment, Real Estate Investment Trusts, Capital Structure

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Multiple Precautionary Motives for Private Firms’ Cash Holdings

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2018
University College Dublin, University of Bologna - Department of Statistical Sciences and University of Bologna- Department of Management
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Cash holdings, Private firms, Financing policies

A Note on Return Predictability and Price Bubbles

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Feb 2009
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Bubbles, Equity Risk Premium, Predictability, GARCH

A Note on Return Predictability and Price Bubbles

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Nov 2008
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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bubbles, equity risk premium, predictability

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The Coskewness Puzzle in the Cross-Section of Industry Portfolio Returns

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Asset Pricing, Coskewness

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Asset Pricing, Coskewness, Linear Pricing, Maximal Sharpe Ratios

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The Price of Shelter - Downside Risk Reduction with Precious Metals

International Review of Financial Analysis, 2007, 49, 48-58
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2020
Don Bredin, Thomas Conlon and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Banking & Finance, University College Dublin and University College Dublin
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Downside Risk, Precious Metals, Horizon, Safe Haven, Value-at-Risk

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Predictability and Good Deals in Emerging and Developed Currency Markets: The Role of Spot vs. Forward Speculation

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jun 2018
Richard M. Levich, Thomas Conlon and Valerio Potì
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University College Dublin and University College Dublin
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Predictability, Foreign Exchange, Filter Rules, Market Efficiency

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Arbitrage, Good Deals and Stochastic Discount Factor Restrictions on Multi-Factor Models With Coskewness

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Mar 2007
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Asset Pricing, Coskewness, Linear Pricing, Maximal Sharpe Ratios

Cost of Entrepreneurial Capital and Under-diversification: A Euro-Mediterranean Perspective

Research in International Business and Finance, 27(1):12-27, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2013
University of Bologna - Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Bologna- Department of Management, University College Dublin and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Opportunity cost of capital, Commitment, Small and Medium Business, Entrepreneurship

Cost of Entrepreneurial Capital and Under-Diversification: A Euro-Mediterranean Perspective

Research in International Business and Finance, 27(1):12-27, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2012
University of Bologna - Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Bologna- Department of Management, University College Dublin and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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Opportunity cost of capital, Commitment, Small and Medium Business, Entrepreneurship

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Tailoring the Logistic Distribution to Fit the Empirical Distribution of Financial Asset Returns

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Valerio Potì and Maria Grazia Zoia
University College Dublin and Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan
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Orthogonal Polynomials vs. Moments, Kurtosis, Asymmetry, Between-squares Dependence

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Measuring Excess-Predictability of Asset Returns and Market Efficiency over Time

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Jan 2019
Richard M. Levich, Thomas Conlon and Valerio Potì
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University College Dublin and University College Dublin
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GMM-Based Tests of Efficient Market Learning and an Application to Testing for a Small Firm Effect in Equity Pricing

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2013
Valerio Potì and Akhtar R. Siddique
University College Dublin and Government of the United States of America - Risk Analysis Division
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Asset Pricing, GMM, Learning, Size Effect

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Have European Stocks Become More Volatile

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Mar 2005
Valerio Potì and Colm Kearney
University College Dublin and Monash University - Monash Business School
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Correlation dynamics, idiosyncratic risk, asset pricing, portfolio management

A New Tight and General Bound on Return Predictability

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Nov 2017
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Predictability Bounds, Market Efficiency, Currency Strategies

A New Tight and General Bound on Return Predictability

Economics Letters, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin
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Market Efficiency, Asset Return Predictabiltity, Foreign Exchange

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What Drives the Profitability of Momentum Strategies?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2017
Thomas Conlon, Richard M. Levich and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and University College Dublin
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Predictability, Momentum, Reversal, Horizon, Safe Havens, Market Efficiency

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Nonparametric Tests for Superior Predictive Ability

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2020
Athens University of Economics and Business, Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics, Graduate School of Business of Nazarbayev University and University College Dublin
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Forecast Comparison, Stochastic Dominance, Empirical Likelihood, Inflation Forecasting

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Tailoring Density Functions via Orthogonal Polynomials

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Mario Faliva, Maria Grazia Zoia and Valerio Potì
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan and University College Dublin
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Commodity Futures Return Predictability and Intertemporal Asset Pricing

Michael J. Brennan Irish Finance Working Paper Series Research Paper No. 20-8
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2020
John Cotter, Emmanuel Eyiah-Donkor and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin, Rennes School of Business and University College Dublin
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Commodity futures returns; Predictability; Asset allocation; Macroeconomic risk; Intertemporal pricing

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Food Prices, Ethics and Forms of Speculation

Michael J. Brennan Irish Finance Working Paper Series Research Paper No. 20-9
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Oct 2020
Don Bredin, Valerio Potì and Enrique Salvador
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Banking & Finance, University College Dublin and Universitat Jaume I - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Commodity prices, financialization, commodity speculation

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A Minimum Discrepancy Formulation of Stochastic Dominance Analysis and Implications for Asset Pricing

Posted: 21 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2014
Valerio Potì
University College Dublin

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Asset Pricing, Stochastic Dominance, GMM, EL

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A Behavioral Perspective on the Privacy Calculus Model

Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Maria Moloney and Valerio Potì
University College Dublin (UCD) - College of Business and Law and University College Dublin

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privacy, risk perception, trust propensity, behavioral intention, social contract