Ephraim Clark

Middlesex University Business School

Professor

The Burroughs

London, NW4 4BT

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (41)

1.

Emerging Markets: Stock Market Investing with Political Risk

EFMA 2001 Lugano Meetings, Middlesex University Business School Discussion Paper No. 6, Cass Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 May 2001
Ephraim Clark and Radu Tunaru
Middlesex University Business School and University of Sussex
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Portfolio investment, political risk, insurance policy, geometric Brownian motion, Poisson arrival process.

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The Determinants and Value Effects of Corporate Hedging: An Empirical Study of Hong Kong and Chinese Firms

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Sep 2006
Ephraim Clark, Amrit Judge and Wing Sang Ngai
Middlesex University Business School, Middlesex University - Business School and Middlesex University
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Corporate hedging, Foreign currency hedging, Derivatives, Financial distress, Debt capacity, Hong Kong, China

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Country Financial Risk and Stock Market Performance: The Case of Latin America

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Mar 2001
Ephraim Clark and Konstantinos Kassimatis
Middlesex University Business School and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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The Effect of Floating Exchange Rates on SME Performance

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Yacine Belghitar, Ephraim Clark and Salma Mefteh-Wali
Middlesex University - Business School, Middlesex University Business School and ESSCA School of Management
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SME, share price performance, asymmetric exchange rate exposure, good/bad exposures

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Foreign Currency Derivatives versus Foreign Currency Debt and the Hedging Premium

European Financial Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 May 2016
Ephraim Clark and Amrit Judge
Middlesex University Business School and Middlesex University - Business School
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International Finance, Risk Management, Foreign Currency Hedging, Foreign Currency Derivatives, Foreign Currency Debt, Foreign Currency Swaps.

Risk Management Disclosure Practices of UK Non-Financial Firms after Frs 13

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Jun 2002
Amrit Judge and Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University - Business School and Middlesex University Business School
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Risk Management Disclosure Practices of UK Non-Financial Firms after Frs 13

Posted: 17 Jul 2003
Ephraim Clark and Amrit Judge
Middlesex University Business School and Middlesex University - Business School

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Motives for Corporate Hedging: Evidence from the UK

Research in Financial Economics, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 57-78, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 May 2006
Ephraim Clark and Amrit Judge
Middlesex University Business School and Middlesex University - Business School
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Corporate hedging, derivatives, financial distress costs.

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Constructing and Testing the 'World Market Portfolio' for Dollar Based Investors

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 May 2006 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2016
Ephraim Clark and Konstantinos Kassimatis
Middlesex University Business School and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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World market portfolio, portfolio selection

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Hedging Mean-Reverting Commodities

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Nov 2008
Udo Broll, Ephraim Clark and Elmar Lukas
Dresden University of Technology - Faculty of Economics and Business Management, Middlesex University Business School and Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Faculty of Economics and Management - Chair in Financial Management and Innovation Finance
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Commodity risk, investment under uncertainty, hedging, mean-reverting

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The Determinants of Foreign Currency Hedging: Does Foreign Currency Debt Induce a Bias?

European Financial Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 May 2006
Amrit Judge and Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University - Business School and Middlesex University Business School
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Corporate hedging, foreign currency hedging, derivatives, financial distress, foreign currency debt

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The Effect of CEO Risk Appetite on Firm Volatility: An Empirical Analysis of Financial Firms

International Journal of the Economics of Business, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2011
Yacine Belghitar and Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University - Business School and Middlesex University Business School
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Executive Compensation, Stock Options, Risk Appetite, Firm Risk, Financial Institutions

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Political Connections and Corporate Financial Decision Making

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
Yacine Belghitar, Ephraim Clark and Abubaker Saeed
Middlesex University - Business School, Middlesex University Business School and Comsats University Islamabad
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political connection; Earnings management; Financial policies; Emerging market

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Sovereign Debt and the Cost of Migration: India 1990-1992

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 May 2003
Ephraim Clark and Geeta Lakshmi
Middlesex University Business School and University of Nottingham
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Credit risk, market risk, term structure of interest rates, duration, ratings migration

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Pricing and Risk Management of Financial and Credit Derivatives For Rare Event Modelling

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 08 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2024
Middlesex University Business School, Group Risk - Allianz SE, University of Westminster, Monash University - Department of Econometrics & Business Statistics and University of Edinburgh Business School
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Simulation; Risk management; Rare events; Barrier options; Barrier option hedging; Credit Default Swaps.

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War and Emerging Market Default Risk: The Case of India and the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Oct 2003
Ephraim Clark and Geeta Lakshmi
Middlesex University Business School and University of Nottingham
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Term structure of interest rates, Duration, Spline

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Portfolio Rules for Conditional Stochastic Dominance: Applications to the Elliptical Distributions

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 May 2006
Ephraim Clark and Octave Jokung
Middlesex University Business School and EDHEC Business School
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portfolio selection, elliptical distribution, stochastic

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New Development on the Third Order Stochastic Dominance for Risk-Averse and Risk-Seeking Investors with Application in Risk Management

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 01 May 2020
Raymond Honfu Chan, Ephraim Clark and Wing-Keung Wong
City University of Hong Kong, Middlesex University Business School and Asia University, Department of Finance
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Third order stochastic dominance, expected-utility maximization, risk aversion, risk seeking, investment behaviors

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Making Inefficient Market Indices Efficient

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Feb 2009
Middlesex University Business School, EDHEC Business School and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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Stochastic Dominance, Portfolio Efficiency

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The Determinants of Sovereign Eurobond Spreads: India 1990-1992

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 May 2006
Ephraim Clark and Geeta Lakshmi
Middlesex University Business School and University of Lincoln (UK) - Lincoln Business School
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Sovereign credit risk, Asymmetric information, Risk free term structure of interest rates, Credit ratings, Eurobond market structure

20.

Index Tracking with Utility Enhanced Weighting

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2016 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2016
Middlesex University Business School, Middlesex University - Business School, Istanbul Technical University - Department of Management Engineering and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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Index Tracking, Cumulative Area Ratio, Analytic Hierarchy Process, Utility

21.

A Measure of Total Firm Performance: New Insights for the Corporate Objective

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 May 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Middlesex University - Business School, Middlesex University Business School and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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Corporate Objectif; Utility Manimization; Firm Performance; Managerial Ownership; Agency Theory

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Emerging Markets: Investing with Political Risk

Multinational Finance Journal, Vol. 5, No. 3, p. 155-173, 2001
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
Ephraim Clark and Radu Tunaru
Middlesex University Business School and University of Sussex
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geometric Brownian motion; insurance policy; Poisson arrival process; portfolio investment; political risk

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Heterogeneous Risk Behaviour of Bank Holding Companies after the Dodd–Frank Act

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jul 2020
Middlesex University Business School, University of SouthamptonUniversity of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Cranfield University - School of Management and Shanghai University
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Dodd–Frank Act, Market Risk, Systemic Risk, Non-bank Subsidiaries, Lending, Borrowing

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International Equity Flows, Dominant Distributions and Diversification

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
Ephraim Clark and Konstantinos Kassimatis
Middlesex University Business School and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Business Administration
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equity flows, diversification, stochastic dominance

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Investor Valuation of the Abandonment Option: Empirical Evidence from UK Divestitures 1985-1991

Multinational Finance Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3/4, p. 291-317, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Ephraim Clark, Magid Gadad and Patrick Rousseau
Middlesex University Business School, The Academy of Graduate Studies and Institut d'Administration des Entreprises d'Aix-en-Provence (IAE Aix)
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real options; abandonment; divestiture; premature abandonment; abnormal returns

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Theories of Risk: Testing Investor Behaviour on the Taiwan Stock and Stock Index Futures Markets

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2017
Ephraim Clark, Zhuo Qiao and Wing-Keung Wong
Middlesex University Business School, University of Macau and Asia University, Department of Finance
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stochastic dominance; risk aversion; risk seeking; prospect theory; behavioral economics; stock index futures

27.

Agency Conflict and the Signalling Snafu in the Mexican Peso Crisis of 1994

International Journal of Public Administration, vol. 23, n° 5-8, 2000
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 May 1998 Last Revised: 12 May 2016
Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University Business School
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28.

The Value Premium in Good Times and Bad: Market Reactions to Analyst Forecast Revisions

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 May 2024
oussama baher, Sina H. Badreddine and Ephraim Clark
University of Sussex, and Middlesex University Business School
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Analyst forecast revisions, stock returns, market sentiment, value premium

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The Value Effects of Foreign Currency and Interest Rate Hedging: The UK Evidence

International Journal of Business, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2008
Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Yacine Belghitar, Ephraim Clark and Amrit Judge
Middlesex University - Business School, Middlesex University Business School and Middlesex University - Business School

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Firm value; Foreign currency hedging; Interest rate hedging; Derivatives; Debt capacity; Leverage; Financial distress.

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Water Management in France: Delegation and Irreversibility

Journal of Applied Economics, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 325-352, November 2000
Posted: 20 Jun 2004
Ephraim Clark and Gerard Mondello
Middlesex University Business School and CNRS, GREDEG CREDECO UMR 6227

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Water management, delegation, insurance mechanisms, technological changes, real options

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Pricing the Cost of Expropriation Risk

Review of International Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 05 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2013
Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University Business School

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Strategic Parameters for Capital Budgeting When Abandonment Value is Stochastic

Posted: 19 Mar 2001
Ephraim Clark and Patrick Rousseau
Middlesex University Business School and Institut d'Administration des Entreprises d'Aix-en-Provence (IAE Aix)

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Sovereign Debt Discounts and the Unwillingness to Pay

Finance, Vol. 20, No. 2, 1999
Posted: 19 Mar 2001
Ephraim Clark and Amel Zenaidi
Middlesex University Business School and Institut des Hautes Etudes Commerciales

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Valuing Political Risk

Journal Of International Money And Finance, Vol. 16, No. 3, 1997
Posted: 23 May 2000
Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University Business School

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A Note on Asset Proportions, Stochastic Dominance and the 50% Rule

Management Science, December 1999
Posted: 15 May 2000
Ephraim Clark and Octave Jokung
Middlesex University Business School and EDHEC Business School

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Resource Management and the Mayor's Guarantee in French Water Allocation

Posted: 07 Mar 2000
Ephraim Clark and Gerard Mondello
Middlesex University Business School and CNRS, GREDEG CREDECO UMR 6227

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Intervention in the Economy: Tradeoffs between Output and Volatility

Posted: 25 Jun 1998
Ephraim Clark and Octave Jokung
Middlesex University Business School and EDHEC Business School

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Political Risk in Hong Kong and Taiwan: Pricing the China Factor

Journal of Economic Integration
Posted: 01 Jun 1998
Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University Business School

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Capital Budgeting, Political Risk, and Prudence

International Journal of Finance, Vol.10, No. 1, 1998
Posted: 29 May 1998
Ephraim Clark and Octave Jokung
Middlesex University Business School and EDHEC Business School

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Foreign Direct Investment: The Incentive to Expropriate and Expropriation Risk

Posted: 02 Apr 1998
Ephraim Clark
Middlesex University Business School

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Risk Aversion, Wealth and International Capital Flows

Review of International Economics, January 1998
Posted: 26 Feb 1998
Ephraim Clark and Octave Jokung
Middlesex University Business School and EDHEC Business School

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