Joshua Shemesh

Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance

Senior Lecturer

Melbourne

Australia

Financial Research Network (FIRN)

C/- University of Queensland Business School

St Lucia, 4071 Brisbane

Queensland

Australia

http://www.firn.org.au

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Option Mispricing Around Nontrading Periods

AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper, Marshall School of Business Working Paper No. FBE 03-10
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2017
Christopher S. Jones and Joshua Shemesh
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business - Finance and Business Economics Department and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Nontrading, weekend effect, equity options

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CEO Social Status and Risk-Taking

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2016
Joshua Shemesh
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Managerial Risk Taking, Relative Concerns, Reputation

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Does Competition between Stars Increase Output? Evidence from Financial Analyst Forecasts

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2019
Gil Aharoni, Joshua Shemesh and Fernando Zapatero
University of Melbourne, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance and Questrom School of Business, Boston University
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star analysts, tournament incentives, forecast error, earnings predictability, firms’ information environment

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One Asset Spoils (Selling) the Bunch? The Use of Corporate Divestitures by Hedge Funds and Shareholder Activists

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Durham Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Brunel Business School, Brunel University London and Lancaster University Management School
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Shareholder Activism; Intervention Outcome; Hedge Funds; Divestitures; Spinoffs; Takeovers

Heterogenous Peer Effects: How Community Connectivity Affects Car Purchases

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Joshua Shemesh, Fernando Zapatero, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Questrom School of Business, Boston University and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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conspicuous consumption, neighbor effects, population density, tight-knit community

Heterogenous Peer Effects: How Community Connectivity Affects Car Purchases

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Aug 2022
Joshua Shemesh, Yves Zenou, Yves Zenou and Fernando Zapatero
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics and Questrom School of Business, Boston University
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conspicuous consumption, neighbor effects, population density, tight-knit community

Heterogenous Peer Effects: How Community Connectivity Affects Car Purchases

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP17306
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 May 2022
Joshua Shemesh, Fernando Zapatero, Yves Zenou and Yves Zenou
Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Questrom School of Business, Boston University and Stockholm UniversityMonash University - Department of Economics
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Conspicuous consumption, neighbor effects, Population density, tight-knit community

Good Bids Come to Those Who Wait: The Value of Late Bidding in Online Auctions

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2019
Bryan Lim and Joshua Shemesh
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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sniping; last-second bidding; bid timing; Internet auctions; eBay

Good Bids Come to Those Who Wait: The Value of Late Bidding in Online Auctions

Economic Record, Vol. 95, Issue 309, pp. 248-261, 2019
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 May 2020
Bryan Lim and Joshua Shemesh
University of Melbourne - Department of Finance and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Retail and Institutional Investors’ Historical Purchase Prices: Do they Affect Merger Offer Premiums or Outcomes?

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2022
Beni Lauterbach, Yevgeny Mugerman and Joshua Shemesh
Bar-Ilan University - Graduate School of Business Administration, Bar Ilan University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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mergers and acquisitions; reference prices; anchoring; retail investors: Prospect Theory.

Does Corporate Finance Theory Extend to the New Normal? Evidence from Security Offerings during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Sep 2022
Marie Dutordoir, Joshua Shemesh, Chris Veld and Qing Wang
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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corporate financing, shareholder value, market timing, COVID-19 pandemic

Does Corporate Finance Theory Extend to the New Normal? Evidence from Security Offerings During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 14 Nov 2022
Marie Dutordoir, Joshua Shemesh, Chris Veld and Qing Wang
University of Manchester - Manchester Business School, Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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corporate financing, shareholder value, market timing, COVID-19 pandemic

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Underlying Risk Preferences and Analyst Risk-Taking Behavior

Cleary, S., Jona, J., Lee, G., & Shemesh, J. (2020) Underlying risk preferences and analyst risk‐taking behavior. Journal of Business Finance & Accounting.
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Sean Cleary, Jonathan Jona, Gladys Lee and Joshua Shemesh
Independent, University of New Mexico - Robert O. Anderson Schools of Management, University of Melbourne and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Analysts, Analysts Forecasts, Coverage Decisions, Forecast Boldness, fWHR, Facial Width to Height Ratio, Innate Characteristics, Personal Characteristics, Risk-Taking Behavior, Risk Tolerance

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The Role of Soft Information in Crowdfunding: Evidence from Crowdsourced Data

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Yoram Bachrach, Omer Lev and Joshua Shemesh
Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research New England, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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Kickstarter, crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, online survey, soft information, project evaluation criteria

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Underlying Risk Preferences and Analyst Risk‐Taking Behavior

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 47, Issue 7-8, pp. 949-981, 2020
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Sep 2020
Sean Cleary, Jonathan Jona, Gladys Lee and Joshua Shemesh
University of Melbourne, University of New Mexico - Robert O. Anderson Schools of Management, University of Melbourne and Monash University - Department of Banking and Finance
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analysts, analysts forecasts, coverage decisions, facial width‐to‐height ratio, forecast boldness, fWHR, innate characteristics, personal characteristics, risk‐taking behavior, risk tolerance, stock recommendations