Dong Lou

London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Department of Finance

Houghton Street

London, WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

http://personal.lse.ac.uk/loud/

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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Complicated Firms

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Lauren Cohen and Dong Lou
Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Complicated trades, return predictability, stand alone, conglomerate, market frictions

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'Consistent' Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Florida State University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Stock recommendations, Biased earnings forecasts, Career concerns

'Consistent' Earnings Surprises

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2014
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Florida State University and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Stock recommendations, Biased earnings forecasts, Career concerns

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IQ from IP: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice

8th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2019
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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Tracked trades, Return predictability, Institutional trading, Insider trading

IQ from Ip: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w24801
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2018
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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Playing Favorites: How Firms Prevent the Revelation of Bad News

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2019
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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information, strategic release, firms, asset pricing, conference calls

Playing Favorites: How Firms Prevent the Revelation of Bad News

NBER Working Paper No. w19429
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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Playing Favorites: How Firms Prevent the Revelation of Bad News

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12302
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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Cloaked Trading

Journal of Investment Consulting, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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Strategic Trading, Information, Asset Management, Investment

Cloaked Trading

Journal of Investment Consulting, Vol. 17, No. 2, p. 69-80, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Feb 2017
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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A Flow-Based Explanation for Return Predictability

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2010
Dong Lou
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Capital flows, Price pressure, Return predictability, Performance persistence, Smart money effect, Stock price momentum

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A Test of the Self-Serving Attribution Bias: Evidence from Mutual Funds

Fourth Singapore International Conference on Finance 2010 Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2010
Darwin Choi and Dong Lou
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Overconfidence, Active Share, Mutual fund performance

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Anticipated and Repeated Shocks in Liquid Markets

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 03 May 2013
Dong Lou, Hongjun Yan and Jinfan Zhang
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), DePaul University and International Monetary Fund
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Liquidity, Capital mobility, Supply shocks, Treasury auctions

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Cross-Market Timing in Security Issuance

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2013
Pengjie Gao and Dong Lou
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Debt misvaluation, Market timing, Security issuance, Flow-induced trading

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Maximizing Short-Term Stock Prices through Advertising

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2010
Dong Lou
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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advertising, catering, insider sales, equity offerings, investor attention

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Industry Window Dressing

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 06 Apr 2016
Huaizhi Chen, Lauren Cohen and Dong Lou
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Industry window dressing, opportunistic management, discontinuity, favorable industries

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Leverage Network and Market Contagion

PBCSF-NIFR Research Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 28 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2019
Jiangze Bian, Zhi Da, Dong Lou and Hao Zhou
University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance
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Margin trading, leverage, contagion, network centrality

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What Determines Word-of-Mouth Effects in Financial Markets?

7th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2016
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2019
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Social Interaction, Investor Communication, Information Diffusion

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Relative Basis

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2019
Ming Gu, Wenjin Kang, Dong Lou and Ke Tang
Xiamen University - School of Economics, Renmin University of China - Hanqing Institute, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Institute of Economics, School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University
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commodity futures, convexity, basis, inventory, convenience yield

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The Effect of Superstar Firms on College Major Choice

9th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2018
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 15 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2019
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Salience, College Major Choice, Human Capital Investment, Superstars, Skewness

The Effect of Superstar Firms on College Major Choice

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12296
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
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Offsetting Disagreement and Security Prices

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2019
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Renmin University of China
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Investor Disagreement, Belief Crossing, Portfolio Discounts

Offsetting Disagreement and Security Prices

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12295
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Renmin University of China
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Wealth Redistribution in Bubbles and Crashes

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2019
Li An, Jiangze Bian, Dong Lou and Donghui Shi
Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance, University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Shanghai Stock Exchange
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bubbles and crashes, wealth inequality, market participation, social impact

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Informed Trading in Government Bond Markets

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2020
Bank of England, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University
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government bond returns, return predictability, yield curve, asset managers

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The Booms and Busts of Beta Arbitrage

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11531
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and London School of Economics
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betting against beta, crowded trades, positive-feedback trading