Joshua Matthew Pollet

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance

Assistant Professor of Finance

1206 South Sixth Street

Champaign, IL 61820

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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A Tangled Tale of Training and Talent: PhDs in Institutional Asset Management

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 23 May 2017
Ranadeb Chaudhuri, Zoran Ivkovich, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Charles Trzcinka
Oakland University, Michigan State University, Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,711 (9,188)
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Ph.D., institutional money management, publications

Risk and Expected Returns of Private Equity Investments: Evidence Based on Market Prices

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 28, No. 12, 2015
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Narasimhan Jegadeesh, Roman Kräussl and Joshua Matthew Pollet
Emory University - Department of Finance, Luxembourg School of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,200 (15,800)
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Private equity; risk-return characteristics; funds of funds

Risk and Expected Returns of Private Equity Investments: Evidence Based on Market Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w15335
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Narasimhan Jegadeesh, Roman Kräussl and Joshua Matthew Pollet
Emory University - Department of Finance, Luxembourg School of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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How Does Size Affect Mutual Fund Behavior?

HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jul 2006
Mungo Ivor Wilson and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of Oxford - Said Business School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,258 (14,974)
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fund families, mutual funds, price impact, returns to scale

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Predicting Asset Returns with Expected Oil Price Changes

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 May 2005
Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 982 (21,751)
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Oil, Market Efficiency, Attention

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Average Correlation and Stock Market Returns

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2008
Joshua Matthew Pollet and Mungo Ivor Wilson
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 890 (25,176)
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Average correlation, average variance, Roll critique

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Attention, Demographics, and the Stock Market

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2005
Joshua Matthew Pollet and Stefano DellaVigna
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of California, Berkeley
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Behavioral finance, demographics, limited attention, foresight

Attention, Demographics, and the Stock Market

NBER Working Paper No. w11211
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2010
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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The Good or the Bad? Which Mutual Fund Managers Join Hedge Funds?

Review for Financial Studies, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2011
Prachi Deuskar, Joshua Matthew Pollet, Zhi Jay Wang and Lu Zheng
Indian School of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, University of Oregon - Charles H. Lundquist School of Business and University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business
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Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds, Managerial Turnover

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Strategic Release of Information on Friday: Evidence from Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 681 (36,393)
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Earnings announcements, Friday, attention

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Are Credit Default Swaps a Sideshow? Evidence that Information Flows from Equity to CDS Markets

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2013
Jens Hilscher, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Mungo Ivor Wilson
University of California, Davis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 606 (42,492)
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CDS, market segmentation, inattention

Investor Inattention, Firm Reaction, and Friday Earnings Announcements

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Nov 2005
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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earnings announcements, attention, Friday, strategic behavior

Investor Inattention, Firm Reaction, and Friday Earnings Announcements

NBER Working Paper No. w11683
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Capital Budgeting vs. Market Timing: An Evaluation Using Demographics

AFA 2008 New Orleans Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Mar 2007
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 437 (63,629)
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Behavioral Finance, Market Timing, Equity Issuance, Investment, Capital Structure

Capital Budgeting vs. Market Timing: An Evaluation Using Demographics

NBER Working Paper No. w15184
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2010
Stefano DellaVigna and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of California, Berkeley and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Understanding Returns to Short Selling Using Option-Implied Stock Borrowing Fees

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 13 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2018
Dmitriy Muravyev, Neil D. Pearson and Joshua Matthew Pollet
Boston College - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 426 (66,271)
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Short sales, stock borrowing fee, stock lending fee, equity options

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Why Do Firms Hold Cash? Evidence from Demographic Demand Shifts

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 22 May 2019
Igor Cunha and Joshua Matthew Pollet
University of Kentucky and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
Downloads 279 (107,127)
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Cash Holdings, Payout, Precautionary Motive

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The Performance of Marketplace Lenders: Evidence from Lending Club Payment Data

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 26 May 2019
Roman Kräussl, Zsofia Kräussl, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Kalle Rinne
Luxembourg School of Finance, Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Marketplace lending, household finance, financial intermediation, financial innovation, finance and technology

The In-State Equity Bias of State Pension Plans

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Jeffrey R. Brown, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Scott J. Weisbenner
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Public Pensions, Portfolio Choice, Local Bias, Campaign Contributions

The In-State Equity Bias of State Pension Plans

NBER Working Paper No. w21020
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Jeffrey R. Brown, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Scott J. Weisbenner
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Signaling or Marketing? The Role of Discount Control Mechanisms in Closed-End Funds

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Sep 2018
Roman Kräussl, Joshua Matthew Pollet and Denitsa Stefanova
Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Closed-End Funds, Discount, Signaling, Repurchases, Continuation Vote