Wenlan Qian

National University of Singapore - NUS Business School

Associate Professor of Finance

15 Kent Ridge Drive

Singapore 117592, 119245

Singapore

http://sites.google.com/site/wenlanqian/

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Scholarly Papers (28)

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How Constraining Are Limits to Arbitrage?

Institute of Global Finance Working Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 06 May 2016
Alexander Ljungqvist and Wenlan Qian
Stockholm School of Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Informational arbitrage, limits to arbitrage, short sale constraints, mispricing, short selling, activist short sellers, trading strategies, behavioral finance, market efficiency

How Constraining are Limits to Arbitrage? Evidence from a Recent Financial Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w19834
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Alexander Ljungqvist and Wenlan Qian
Stockholm School of Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Mortgage Debt, Hand-to-Mouth Households, and Monetary Policy Transmission

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2019
National University of Singapore, Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Peking University, Nankai University, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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Consumption, Monetary Policy, Disposable Income Shocks, MPC, Mortgage, Housing, Policy, Constraints, Credit Access, Wealthy Hand-to-Mouth, Debt, Deleverage, Credit Cards, Household Finance, China

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Consumption and Debt Response to Unanticipated Income Shocks: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Singapore

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2014
Sumit Agarwal and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Consumption, Spending, Debt, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Loans, Durable Goods, Discretionary Spending, Fiscal Policy, Tax Rebates, Liquidity Constraints, Credit Constraints, Precautionary Savings, Anticipated and Unanticipated Income Shocks, Announcement Effects.

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Competition of the Informed: Does the Presence of Short Sellers Affect Insider Selling?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/63/FIN
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Massimo Massa, Wenlan Qian, Weibiao Xu and Hong Zhang
INSEAD - Finance, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School, National University of Singapore (NUS) and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Short Selling, Insider Trading, Informed Trader, Market Efficiency

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Access to Home Equity and Consumption: Evidence from a Policy Experiment

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Sumit Agarwal and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Consumption, Spending, Debt, Credit Cards, Home Equity, Household Finance, Banks, Loans, Durable Goods, Discretionary Spending, Precautionary Savings, Credit Constraints

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Age of Decision: Pension Savings Withdrawal and Consumption and Debt Response

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2018
Sumit Agarwal, Jessica Pan and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Aging, Pension Savings, Consumption, Spending, Debt, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Loans, Durable Goods, Discretionary Spending, Liquidity Constraints, Credit Constraints

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Mobile Wallet and Entrepreneurial Growth

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Dec 2018
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School, National University of Singapore - Business School and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)
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mobile wallet, cashless payment, entrepreneurship, small business, sales growth, credit card, debit card, banking, fintech, digital economy

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Disaggregated Sales and Stock Returns

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 2892184, Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2018 Conference
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 09 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2018
Sumit Agarwal, Wenlan Qian and Xin Zou
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)
Downloads 443 (64,844)
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return predictability, disaggregated sales, customer demand, credit cards, consumption, household finance, financial institution, big data

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Disguised Corruption: Evidence from Consumer Credit in China

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 13 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2018
Sumit Agarwal, Wenlan Qian, Amit Seru and Jian Zhang
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School, Stanford University and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) - Department of Finance and Decision Sciences
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Corruption, Credit Cards, Credit, Debt, Household Finance, Government, Bureaucrats, Banking, Political Connections, China

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Thy Neighbor’s Misfortune: Peer Effect on Consumption

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 19 May 2016 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2017
Sumit Agarwal, Wenlan Qian and Xin Zou
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU)
Downloads 331 (91,194)
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Peer Effect, Social Multiplier, Consumption, Spending, Bankruptcy, Debt, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Loans, Durable Goods, Discretionary Spending

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Housing Booms and Shirking

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2019
Quanlin Gu, Jia He and Wenlan Qian
Peking University, Nankai University and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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housing booms, house wealth, incentive cost, shirking, effort, productivity, credit card, household finance, land auction, China

Tax Differential and Cross-Border Shopping: Evidence from Singapore

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 May 2013 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2017
National University of Singapore, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Consumption, Spending, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Discretionary Spending, Fiscal Policy, Tax

Tax Differential and Cross-Border Shopping: Evidence from Singapore

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3038550
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
National University of Singapore, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and Nankai University - School of Finance
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Cross Border Shopping, Consumption, Spending, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Discretionary Spending, Fiscal Policy, Taxation

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Golf Buddies and Board Diversity

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Dec 2015
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School, National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate
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Board of Directors, Golf, Gender, Board Diversity

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Speculative Investors and Transactions Tax: Evidence from the Housing Market

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2015
Yuming Fu, Wenlan Qian and Bernard Yin Yeung
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and National University of Singapore - Business School
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transaction tax, volatility, speculators, informed traders, noise traders, housing market

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The Composition Effect of Consumption around Retirement: Evidence from Singapore

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Nov 2014
Sumit Agarwal, Jessica Pan and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Life Cycle, Aging, Pension Savings, Consumption, Spending, Debt, Credit Cards, Household Finance, Banks, Loans, Durable Goods, Discretionary Spending, Liquidity Constraints, Credit Constraints

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Does (and What) Illiquidity Matter for Real Estate Prices? Measure and Evidence

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jan 2012
Wenlan Qian and Peng Liu
National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and Cornell University - S.C. Johnson College of Business
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liquidity, real estate, price impact, search cost, flight-to-liquidity, crisis

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Dragon Babies

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3032575
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2019
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
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Cohort Size, Cohort Effect, Superstition, Fertility, Education, Income, Consumption, Consumer Behavior, Household Finance

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The Effectiveness of Housing Collateral Tightening Policy

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore (NUS) and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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credit supply, mortgage market, household finance

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The Hidden Peril: The Role of the Condo Loan Market in the Recent Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 07 May 2014
National University of Singapore, Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Real Estate and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Financial Crisis, Condo Market, Default, Mortgages, Household Finance, Investors, Speculators, Subprime Mortgages

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Short Term Buyers and Housing Market Dynamics

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2012
Robert H. Edelstein and Wenlan Qian
University of California, Berkeley - Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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transaction cost, trading volume, return predictability, housing market, short term investors

Speculators and Price Overreaction in the Housing Market

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2012
Yuming Fu and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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short-term speculators, price overreaction, momentum trading, housing market

Speculators and Price Overreaction in the Housing Market

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 42, Issue 4, pp. 977-1007, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Nov 2014
Yuming Fu and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Speculators and Price Overreaction in the Housing Market

Real Estate Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Apr 2013
Yuming Fu and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School

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short-term speculators, price overreaction, momentum trading, housing market

Why Do Sellers Hold Out in the Housing Market? An Option-Based Explanation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2012
Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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trading volume, real estate liquidity, housing market, real options

Why Do Sellers Hold Out in the Housing Market? An Option‐Based Explanation

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 41, Issue 2, pp. 384-417, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Why Do Sellers Hold Out in the Housing Market? An Option-Based Explanation

Real Estate Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 22 Feb 2012
Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore - NUS Business School

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trading volume, liquidity, housing market, real options

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Consumption Response to Temporary Price Shock: Evidence from Singapore's Annual Sale Event

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3035787
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2017
Sumit Agarwal, Kang Mo Koo and Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore, Deakin University-Department of Finance and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Consumption, Great Singapore Sale, credit card, debit card, household finance, spending, transitory shocks, fiscal stimulus program

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The Ownership Complaint Gap: Mutual vs. Stock Intermediaries

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Feb 2019
Jiang Cheng, Wenlan Qian and David M. Reeb
Lingnan University, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and National University of Singapore
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Organizational Structure; Insurance; Regulation; Consumer Complaints; Financial Intermediary; Ownership; Consumer Financial Protection; Property-Casualty; Claim Delay; Claim Denial

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Citation 5

How Constraining Are Limits to Arbitrage?

27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2014 Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Alexander Ljungqvist and Wenlan Qian
Stockholm School of Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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Informational arbitrage, limits to arbitrage; short sale constraints; mispricing; short selling; activist short sellers; trading strategies; behavioral finance; market efficiency

How Constraining are Limits to Arbitrage?

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Alexander Ljungqvist and Wenlan Qian
Stockholm School of Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School
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informational arbitrage; limits to arbitrage; short sale constraints; mispricing; short selling; activist short sellers; trading strategies; behavioral finance; market efficiency

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Speculative Investors and Tobin's Tax in the Housing Market

NBER Working Paper No. w19400
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
Yuming Fu, Wenlan Qian and Bernard Yin Yeung
National University of Singapore, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and National University of Singapore - Business School
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Short-Term Buyers and Housing Market Dynamics

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2014
Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Robert H. Edelstein and Wenlan Qian
University of California, Berkeley - Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics and National University of Singapore - NUS Business School

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Trading volume; Return predictability; Housing markets; Short term buyers

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Smart Institutions: The Sell Side of It

Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2019
Wenlan Qian
National University of Singapore - NUS Business School

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institutional investors, return predictability, information advantage, market efficiency