Kerry Back

Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

J. Howard Creekmore Professor of Finance and Professor of Economics

6100 South Main Street

P.O. Box 1892

Houston, TX 77005-1892

United States

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Liquidity and Governance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 388
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Kerry Back, Tao Li and Alexander Ljungqvist
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Liquidity, corporate governance, shareholder activism, hedge funds, shareholder proposals, Wall Street walk, Kyle models

Liquidity and Governance

NBER Working Paper No. w19669
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2013
Kerry Back, Tao Li and Alexander Ljungqvist
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Liquidity and Governance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9739
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Nov 2013
Kerry Back, Tao Li and Alexander Ljungqvist
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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corporate governance, hedge funds, Kyle models, Liquidity, shareholder activism, shareholder proposals, Wall Street walk

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Identifying Information Asymmetry in Securities Markets

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 16 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Kerry Back, Kevin Crotty and Tao Li
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance
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PIN, Kyle Lambda, Information Asymmetry, Order Flow

Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 497/2017
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2017
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Kyle model, insider trading, strategic trading, asymmetric information, liquidity, price impact, market depth, activism, unobservable effort, economic efficiency, continuous time

Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w22893
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2016
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12372
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Boston College - Department of Finance, City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) - Department of Economics & Finance and New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance
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activism, continuous time, economic efficiency, Kyle model, liquidity, market depth, price impact, strategic trading

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The Informational Role of Stock and Bond Volume

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
Kerry Back and Kevin Crotty
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University
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Informed trading, price impact, liquidity

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Slopes as Factors: Characteristic Pure Plays

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jul 2013
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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factor pricing models, characteristics, anomalies, performance evaluation

Open Loop Equilibria and Perfect Competition in Option Exercise Games

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 May 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2009
Kerry Back and Dirk Paulsen
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and John Street Capital
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real options, option exercise games, dynamic oligopoly, NPV rule, open loop equilibria, closed loop equilibria, singular control

Open-Loop Equilibria and Perfect Competition in Option Exercise Games

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, Issue 11, pp. 4531-4552, 2009
Posted: 08 Dec 2009
Kerry Back and Dirk Paulsen
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and John Street Capital

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Working Orders in Limit-Order Markets and Floor Exchanges

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Nov 2005
Kerry Back and Shmuel Baruch
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Utah - Department of Finance
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Market microstructure, working orders, limit-order book, discretionary liquidity traders

Signaling in Over-the-Counter Markets: Benefits and Costs of Transparency

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2017
Kerry Back, Ruomeng Liu and Alberto Teguia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students and Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students
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OTC markets, Transparency, Signaling

Signaling in Over-the-Counter Markets: Benefits and Costs of Transparency

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Kerry Back, Ruomeng Liu and Alberto Teguia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students and Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students
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OTC markets, Transparency, Signaling

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Testing Factor Models on Characteristic and Covariance Pure Plays

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Tulane University - A.B. Freeman School of Business and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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factor pricing models, characteristics, Fama-Macbeth, errors-in-variables

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A Characterization of the Coskewness-Cokurtosis Pricing Model

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Kerry Back
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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skewness, kurtosis, coskewness, cokurtosis, CAPM, stochastic discount factor

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Skewness Consequences of Seeking Alpha

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Kerry Back, Alan D. Crane and Kevin Crotty
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and Rice University
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Performance evaluation, coskewness, skewness, mutual fund

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Increasing Risk Aversion and Life-Cycle Investing

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2017
Kerry Back, Ruomeng Liu and Alberto Teguia
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students and Rice University, Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Students
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Risk Aversion, Portfolio Choice

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Martingale Pricing

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 235-250, 2010
Posted: 12 Nov 2010
Kerry Back
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Portfolio Turnpikes

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 12, No. 1
Posted: 09 Sep 1998
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Cambridge - Centre for Mathematical Sciences and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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Long-Lived Information and Intraday Patterns

OLIN-96-05
Posted: 09 Jul 1997
Kerry Back and Hal Pedersen
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Imperfect Competition Among Informed Traders

OLIN-96-03
Posted: 25 Jun 1997
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Yield Curve Models: A Mathematical Review

OLIN-96-04
Posted: 25 Jun 1997
Kerry Back
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business

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