Oghenovo A. Obrimah

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1.

How Do Higher Quality Entrepreneurs Choose Venture Capitalists?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship, IPOs, Certification, Adverse Selection

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IPO Signaling Theory: A Revisit

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 15 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Signaling, IPO, Separating or Pooling Equilibriums, Frictions, Price Drift, Information Asymmetry, Underpricing

How Relevant is the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) for Tests of Market Efficiency on the Nigerian Stock Exchange?

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Jacob Alabi and Blessing Ugo-Harry
Independent, Profund Securities Limited and Babcock University - Department of Bursary
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Market Efficiency, Stocks, Returns, Risk, Premiums, Skewness Preference, Risk Aversion, Idiosyncratic Risk, Co-skewnees

How Relevant is the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) for Tests of Market Efficiency on the Nigerian Stock Exchange?

African Development Review 27, 262-273
Posted: 24 May 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Jacob Alabi and Blessing Ugo-Harry
Independent, Profund Securities Limited and Babcock University - Department of Bursary

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CAPM, Market Efficiency, Stocks, Returns, Risk, Premiums, Skewness Preference, Risk Aversion, Co-skewness, Idiosyncratic Risk

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Law, Finance, and Venture Capitalists' Asset Allocation Decisions

EFA 2004 Maastricht Meetings Paper No. 4152
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, International Finance

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A New Test of the Signaling Theory of IPO Underpricing

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Underpricing, Initial Public Offering (IPO), Price Drift, Signaling, Quality, Proceeds, IPO Performance

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The Effects of Relative or Absolute Risk Aversion on Production Efficiency in Agriculture: Evidence from the 'Bread Basket' of Nigeria

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 03 May 2017
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Agriculture Financing, Peasant Farmers, Output, Productivity, Risk Aversion, Interest Rates, Credit Rationing

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Rationality of Deviations between Fundamental Valuations, and Market Valuations

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Fundamental Valuation, Proved Reserves, Dynamic Decision Rules, Performance, Core Asset Risk, Stock Market, Asset Pricing

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Exchange Rate Predictability and the Skewness of Bid-Ask Spreads

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 May 2015 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Exchange Rate, Skewness, Bid-Ask Spread, ARCH, Efficiency, Market Risk

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Does Agricultural Financing Really Have an Impact on Farmers' Choices between Different Farming Activities? Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 03 May 2017
Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Faith Abimiku and Patricia Briggs
Independent, Independent and Isaac Jasper Boro College of Education
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Agriculture Financing, Credit Constraints, Peasant Farmers, Output, Productivity, Crop Insurance, Farmer, Experience, Activities

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Investor Protections and Their Impact on Capital Markets

Investor protections and their impact on capital markets, 2010. Handbook on Emerging Issues in Corporate Governance, ED. Tourani-Rad, Publisher - Ingley
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Manu Gupta, Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Nanda K. Rangan and Puneet Prakash
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) - Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate, Independent, Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Commonwealth University
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Investor protection laws, preemptive rights, remedial rights

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Farm Data, Agency Problems, and Free Cash Flow Theory

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 03 May 2017
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Agriculture, Financing, Farmers, Productivity, Agency Problems, Free Cash Flow, Credit Rationing

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Credit Market Imperfections and Monetary Policy: Effects on the Optimality of Trade Credit Durations for Business Volumes

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Trade Credit; Credit Market Imperfections; Monetary Policy; Production Risk; Transactions Motive; Optimal

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How Important Is Innovation for Venture Capitalists' (VCs') Market Reputation?

Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance 61, 64-76, 2014
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Investments, Innovation, Diversification, Market Reputation, Portfolio Risk

Information Production within the Venture Capital Market: Implications for Economic Growth and Development

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Initial Returns, Innovation, Underpricing, Information Asymmetry, IPO, Economic Development

Information Production within the Venture Capital Market: Implications for Economic Growth and Development

Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 87, p. 1-17, 2016
Posted: 24 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent

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Venture Capital, Initial Returns, Innovation, Information Asymmetry, IPO, Economic Growth & Development

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Price Discovery within Foreign Exchange Markets and the Severity of Information Risk

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Exchange Rates, Volatility, Inventory or Information Risk, Efficiency, Bid-Ask Spreads, Dealers, Risk Aversion, ARCH

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Depreciation, Exchange Rates, Bank Regulation, Nigeria, Risk, Profitability, Private Sector

Consolidation within the Banking Sector and Savings Deposits: Effects on Liquidity, Output, and Profitability within the Nigerian Economy

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2015
Oghenovo A. Obrimah and Chidinma Ebere
Independent and Babcock University
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Consolidation, Mergers, Regulation, Savings, Deposits, Banks, Competition, Structure, Loans

Consolidation within the Banking Sector and Savings Deposits: Effects on Liquidity, Output, and Profitability within the Nigerian Economy

Annals of Financial Economics 10, 1550001 [29 pages] DOI: 10.1142/S2010495215500013
Posted: 06 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Oghenovo A. Obrimah and Chidinma Ebere
Independent and Babcock University

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Consolidation; Mergers; Acquisitions; Regulation; Savings; Deposits; Loans; Competition; Banks; Structure

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Credible Underwriting and Reputation: Non-Contradiction of Higher IPO Underpricing

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Reputation, Underwriters, Adverse Selection, Valuation Uncertainty, Book-to-Market, HML

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Disaggregating Exit Success Rates into Ability and Risk Components

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Ability, Risk, Skewness, Diversification, Exit Rates, Fund Size

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Syndication, Ability, and Price Equilibriums within Venture Capital Markets

2017 Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 11 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Market Reputation, Intrinsic Ability, Syndication, Innovation, Innovativeness, Entrepreneurs

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Volatility, Hedging, Crude Oil Prices, Risk Aversion, Skewness Preference, Market Returns, Risk Preferences

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Parameterizing Opportunity Set Risk and Search Costs within Venture Capital Markets

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Investments, Opportunity Sets, Search Costs, Risk, Deal Screening, Market Efficiency, Rational Expectations, Equilibrium Prices

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Endogenously Subsisting Return Structures, Fund Alphas, and Ability of Funds Managers

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 16 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Ability, Risk Management, Mutual Funds, Fund Alpha, Diversification

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Market Reputation, Innovation or Synergistic Partnerships, and Syndication Activities within Venture Capital Markets

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Reputation, Diversification, Experience, Syndicate Size, Portfolio Innovation Focus, Partnerships

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Are Fund Alphas Robust Proxies for Funds Managers' Managerial Skill?

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Skill, Risk Management, Mutual Funds, Fund Alpha, Diversification

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Nestlé Nigeria: Working Capital Management

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Corporate Social Responsibility; Working Capital; Receivables; Payables; Market Efficiency

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Market Power, Loan Market Diversification, and Risk-Return Trade-Offs within Banking Sectors

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Market Power, Diversification, Risk, Return, Bank Stability, Competition

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Ability, Market Volatility, and Heterogeneity in Risk Aversion

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Ability, Market Volatility, Switching Regression, Risk Aversion, Equity Risk Premium, ICAPM

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Exchange Status, Ability Status, and Reputation within Venture Capital Markets

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Market Reputation, Intrinsic Ability, Syndication, Status, Innovation, Innovative

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Initial Returns, Underpricing, IPO Volume, Market Returns, Market Skewness, Valuation Uncertainty Risk, Market Volatility

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Monetary Policy, Investments, Financing, Inflation, Exchange Rates, Price Substitution, Imports, Loan Allocations

Can Interactions between Financing and Investment Activities Have Dissimilar Effects on Inflation and Exchange Rates?

African Development Review 27, 41-51.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 23 May 2015
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent

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Monetary Policy, Investments, Financing, Inflation, Exchange Rates, Price Substitution, Imports, Loan Allocations

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Monetary Policy, Investments, New Keynesian theory, Financing, Exchange Rates, Exports, Imports, Inflation

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Can Aversion to Variance Risk be Evidence of Risk Seeking Preferences? Evidence from Returns to VC Backed IPOs

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Oghenovo A. Obrimah, Puneet Prakash and Nanda K. Rangan
Independent, Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Commonwealth University
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Venture Capital, Skewness, CAPM, Asset Pricing, Risk, Return, Capital

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Estimation of Firms' Market Reputation: A Platform for Pragmatic Progress

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Reputation, Branding, Firm Performance, Convexity, Concavity, Venture Capital

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Sticky Prices for Foreign Capital: Implications for Savings-Investments Equilibriums

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 May 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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FDI, Foreign Direct Investment, Sticky Prices, Hybrid Regimes, Monetary Policy, Investments, Financing, Savings, Exchange Rates

36.

Promotion Expectations and Preference for the Protean or Promised Path: A Survey Instrument Approach

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 May 2016 Last Revised: 09 May 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Promotion Expectations; Protean Path; Promised Path; Survey Instrument; Compensation; Disenchantment; Training; Job Tenure; Latent Factor

37.

Asymmetries in the Responses of Investors within Foreign Exchange Markets to Political Events: Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Exchange Rates, Central Bank, Autonomy, Volatility, Inventory or Information Risk, Partisanship, Efficiency, Bid-Ask Spreads

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Liquidity Risk, Mortgage Backed Securities, Government Sponsored Enterprises, Fannie Mae, Discount Differential, Option Adjusted Spreads

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Valuation Implications of Market Incompleteness: A Robust Empirical Characterization of Stock Market Incompleteness

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 09 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Undervaluation, Overvaluation, Market Incompleteness, Innovation, Market Completeness, Quality, Equity Issues

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First Bank (Nigeria) Limited: Reframing of Core Business Philosophy

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Lemons Problem; Akerlof; Commercial Banks; Financial Intermediation; Lending; Deposits

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Revisions in Fund Flows and Market Reputation Estimates within Venture Capital Markets

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Market Reputation, Fund Size, Fund Flows, Fund Performance, Exit Rates, Intrinsic Ability

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Wealth Conditions and Feasibility of Equivalence Between Funds Managers' and Investors' Risk Tolerances

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Mutual Funds, Risk Tolerance, Wealth, Ability, Diversification, Generalist

43.

Firm-Level Reputation Estimates as Computed Using Reputation Construct in Obrimah (2016)

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Market Reputation

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Benchmarking of State of Formal Theoretical Modeling in Realm of Finance

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 01 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Formal Theory, Mathematics, Finance, Game Theory, General Equilibrium or Disequilibrium, Space, Mapping

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Do Specialist Fund Managers Possess Superior Project (Stock) Picking Ability?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Venture Capital, Performance, Fund Management, Deal Screening Ability

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Using the Single Crossing Property to Test for Presence of Two Agents in Stock Markets: A Research Note

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2018
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Single Crossing Property, Coskewness, Risk Aversion, Skewness Preference, Representative Agent(s)

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Performance Reversals and Attitudes Towards Risk in the Venture Capital (VC) Market

Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 62, No. 6, 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Oghenovo A. Obrimah and Puneet Prakash
Independent and Virginia Commonwealth University
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Venture Capital, Performance Reversals, Portfolio Risk, Overconfidence, Syndication, Investment Staging, Reputation

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Why Have Trade Balances Been Ignored as Sources of Monetary Efficiency?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 May 2017 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Monetary Efficiency, Trade Balance, Inflation,Output Gaps, Unemployment

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If It Is Not Constructed As a ‘Market Completeness Metric,’ It Is Not a Market Completeness Metric

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 25 May 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Incompleteness, Full Rationality, Behavior, Market Completeness, Probability Measure, Stocks

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Unearthing Valuable Macro Level Insights from Medical Data Using Time Series Methodologies

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Cancer, Digestive System, Health, Nutrition, Food Chain, Time Series Models, ARCH, VEC

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Price Equilibriums, and Rationality of Price Equilibriums within Stock Markets

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Underpricing, Innovative, Price Equilibriums, Market Completeness, Value, Growth, Rationality

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Absent Collusion, Can Micro Level Discrimination Aggregate into Macro Level Discrimination?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Oghenovo A. Obrimah
Independent
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Discrimination, Labor Law, Microeconomic Theory, Macroeconomy, Bias, Lawsuit, Expert

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Venture Capital, Adverse Selection, Bargainning Power, Entrepreneurs, Financial Intermediaries