Rabih Moussawi

Villanova University - Department of Finance

Assistant Professor of Finance

800 E Lancaster Ave

Bartley Hall, 1003

Villanova, PA 19085

United States

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

Research Services, WRDS

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Working Capital Management and Shareholder Wealth

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2012
Robert L. Kieschnick, Mark Laplante and Rabih Moussawi
University of Texas at Dallas, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 2

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working capital, financing, shareholder wealth

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Citation 4

Do ETFs Increase Volatility?

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2011-20, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2011-03-20, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 11-66, AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 02 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 4

Abstract:

ETFs, volatility, arbitrage, fund flows

Do Etfs Increase Volatility?

NBER Working Paper No. w20071
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Apr 2014
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Hedge Fund Stock Trading in the Financial Crisis of 2007-2009

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2010-2, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2010-03-002, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 11-08
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 09 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2011
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 19

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Hedge funds, Liquidity, Aggregate Liquidity, Arbitrage, Funding Liquidity, Illiquidity, Liquidity Crisis, Crisis Stock Market Crash, Limits to Arbitrage, Liquidity Spirals, Short Selling, Short Sellers, 13-F, TASS, Uncertainty, Equity Market, Investment Strategy, Mutual Funds, Retail Investors

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Do Hedge Funds Manipulate Stock Prices?

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2011-005, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2011-03-005, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 11-53, AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 17 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2012
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Toulouse School of Economics and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 3

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Hedge fund, Manipulation, Stock, Reporting, Manager, Monthly returns, Competition, Inflation, Fraud, Performance reporting, Investors, Returns

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Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)

Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2016-22, Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2016-03-022, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 16-64
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2016
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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ETFs, Mutual Funds, Investment Managers, Volatility, Arbitrage, Fund Flows

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)

NBER Working Paper No. w22829
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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For Better or Worse? Mutual Funds in Side-By-Side Management Relationships With Hedge Funds

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Gjergji Cici, Scott Gibson and Rabih Moussawi
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business, College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 6

Abstract:

mutual funds, hedge funds, side-by-side arrangements, institutional investors

The Granular Nature of Large Institutional Investors

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2015-03-09, Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 15-67, Charles A. Dice Center Working Paper No. 2015-09
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 20 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2016
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Villanova University - Department of Finance and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Financial institutions, institutional investors, granularity

The Granular Nature of Large Institutional Investors

NBER Working Paper No. w22247
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 May 2016
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Villanova University - Department of Finance and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Governance Mechanisms and Effective Activism: Evidence from Shareholder Proposals on Poison Pills

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Mireia Gine, Rabih Moussawi and John Sedunov III
IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Villanova University - Department of Finance and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Poison Pills, Institutional Investors

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The Influence of Corporate Governance on the Likelihood of a Firm Being Acquired, Going Private or Going Bankrupt

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2016
California State University, East Bay, University of Texas at Dallas and Villanova University - Department of Finance
Downloads 285 (72,059)
Citation 1

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corporate governance, takeovers, going private, bankruptcy

10.

Do Arbitrageurs Really Avoid High Idiosyncratic Risk Stocks?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2011
Itzhak Ben-David, Denys Glushkov and Rabih Moussawi
Ohio State University - Fisher College of Business, Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) and Villanova University - Department of Finance
Downloads 275 (81,638)
Citation 2

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limits-to-arbitrage, arbitrageurs, hedge funds, mispricing, diversification, idiosyncratic risk, idiosyncratic volatility, volatility, anomalies, anomaly, frictions, event study, noise, analysts, dividends, signal-to-noise, fundamental value, mispricing, trading,signal

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Quest for Efficiency: Assessing the Impact of Mergers on Performance in the US Telecommunications Industry

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Sep 2007
Sumit K. Majumdar, Rabih Moussawi and Ulku Yaylacicegi
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Villanova University - Department of Finance and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
Downloads 251 (91,486)

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dynamic panel data analysis, efficiency, financial performance, local exchange carriers, mergers and acquisitions, operational performance, US telecommunications industry

12.

Micro-Level Value Creation Under Managerial Short-Termism

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 09 May 2016
Jonathan B. Cohn, Umit G. Gurun and Rabih Moussawi
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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CEO Short-termism, Corporate Investment, CEO Compensation, Career Concerns, Corporate Governance

13.

Motivating Innovation in Newly Public Firms

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Nina Baranchuk, Robert L. Kieschnick and Rabih Moussawi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and Villanova University - Department of Finance
Downloads 184 (112,308)
Citation 1

Abstract:

innovation, corporate governance, incentive contracts

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Mutual Fund Performance When Parent Firms Simultaneously Manage Hedge Funds

Journal of Financial Intermediation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Dec 2009
Gjergji Cici, Scott Gibson and Rabih Moussawi
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business, College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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Citation 9

Abstract:

mutual funds, hedge funds, side-by-side arrangements, institutional investors

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The Impact of Mergers on Performance in the US Telecommunications Industry, 1988 to 2001

TPRC 2006
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 31 Jul 2012
Sumit K. Majumdar, Rabih Moussawi and Ulku Yaylacicegi
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Villanova University - Department of Finance and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
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The Influence of Industry Characteristics on Corporate Charters and Bylaws

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jul 2014
Robert L. Kieschnick, Rabih Moussawi and Joyce Wang
University of Texas at Dallas, Villanova University - Department of Finance and Kean University - School of Accounting and Finance
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Abstract:

corporate charter, bylaws, corporate governance

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Merger Waves and Firm Growth: Contemporary Historical Evidence

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 84, Issue 1, pp. 1-16, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Sumit K. Majumdar, Rabih Moussawi and Ulku Yaylacicegi
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Villanova University - Department of Finance and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
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dynamic panel data analysis, financial performance, firm growth, local exchange carriers, mergers and acquisitions, merger waves, US telecommunications industry

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The Effects of Operating Leases on the Pricing of Stocks, Bonds, and Earnings Quality

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 May 2016 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
University of Alabama - Culverhouse College of Commerce & Business Administration, University of Texas at Dallas and Villanova University - Department of Finance
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SGA, asset volatility, capital structure, stock prices, bond prices, operating leases, FASB

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Do Incumbents’ Mergers Influence Entrepreneurial Entry? An Evaluation

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 38, Issue 3, pp. 601-633, 2014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Apr 2014
Sumit K. Majumdar, Rabih Moussawi and Ulku Yaylacicegi
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Villanova University - Department of Finance and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
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