Oliver G. Spalt

Tilburg University - Department of Finance

Department of Finance

Tilburg University

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

http://www.oliverspalt.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Sticks or Carrots? Optimal CEO Compensation when Managers are Loss-Averse

Journal of Finance, Vol. 65, No. 6, pp. 2015-2050, 2010
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2010
Ingolf Dittmann, Ernst G. Maug and Oliver G. Spalt
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Mannheim Business School and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,884 (5,388)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Stock Options, Executive Compensation, Loss Aversion

2.

Religious Beliefs, Gambling Attitudes, and Financial Market Outcomes

EFA 2009 Bergen Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 31 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
Alok Kumar, Jeremy K. Page and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Miami - School of Business Administration, Brigham Young University and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,593 (6,865)
Citation 23

Abstract:

Acquisitions as Lotteries? The Selection of Target-Firm Risk and its Impact on Merger Outcomes

Critical Finance Review, Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 77-132, 2017
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2017
Christoph Schneider and Oliver G. Spalt
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,372 (10,221)

Abstract:

Behavioral Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Gambling

Acquisitions as Lotteries: Do Managerial Gambling Attitudes Influence Takeover Decisions?

Paris December 2011 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Christoph Schneider and Oliver G. Spalt
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 182 (137,019)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Mergers and Acquisitions, Gambling, Managerial Biases

4.

Probability Weighting and Employee Stock Options

AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Oliver G. Spalt
Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,008 (15,638)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Behavioral Corporate Finance, Cumulative prospect theory, Employee stock options

5.

What is in a Name? Mutual Fund Flows When Managers Have Foreign-Sounding Names

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2015
Alok Kumar, Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Miami - School of Business Administration, University of Mannheim - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 758 (16,413)
Citation 4

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6.

Conglomerate Investment, Skewness, and the CEO Long Shot Bias

Journal of Finance, Vol. 71, Issue 2, pp. 635-672, 2016
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2017
Christoph Schneider and Oliver G. Spalt
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 660 (31,190)

Abstract:

Behavioral Corporate Finance, Skewness, Investment

7.

Investor Sentiment and Return Comovements: Evidence from Stock Splits and Headquarters Changes

Review of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
Alok Kumar, Jeremy K. Page and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Miami - School of Business Administration, Brigham Young University and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 436 (43,664)
Citation 3

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8.

Learning by Doing: The Value of Experience and the Origins of Skill for Mutual Fund Managers

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2017
Elisabeth Kempf, Alberto Manconi and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 435 (16,694)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Learning, Learning-by-Doing, Mutual Funds, Stock-Picking

9.

Gambling and Comovement

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2013
Alok Kumar, Jeremy K. Page and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Miami - School of Business Administration, Brigham Young University and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 428 (35,024)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cumulative Prospect Theory, Option Returns, and the Variance Premium

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 21 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2017
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Tilburg University, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 284 (87,223)

Abstract:

Cumulative prospect theory, variance risk premium, probability weighting

Cumulative Prospect Theory and the Variance Premium

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 69 (281,552)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cumulative prospect theory, distorted probabilities, loss aversion, variance risk premium.

Cumulative Prospect Theory and the Variance Premium

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2014-067
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Feb 2015
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Board of Governors and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 58 (308,763)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cumulative prospect theory, distorted probabilities, loss aversion, variance risk premium

11.

Investor Clienteles and Habitat-Based Return Comovements

AFA 2011 Denver Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2010
Alok Kumar, Jeremy K. Page and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Miami - School of Business Administration, Brigham Young University and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 397 (56,520)
Citation 3

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12.

Indexing Executive Compensation Contracts

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 309/2011
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
Ernst G. Maug, Ingolf Dittmann and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Mannheim Business School, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 331 (55,679)
Citation 4

Abstract:

executive compensation, indexed options, relative performance evaluation

13.

Distracted Shareholders and Corporate Actions

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
Elisabeth Kempf, Alberto Manconi and Oliver G. Spalt
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Bocconi University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 277 (13,275)

Abstract:

Behavioral Corporate Finance, Investor Attention, Institutional Investors

14.

Note on the Calibration of Executive Compensation Models

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2016
Ingolf Dittmann, Dan Zhang, Ernst G. Maug and Oliver G. Spalt
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), BI Norwegian Business School, University of Mannheim Business School and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 214 (93,075)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Stock Options, Executive Compensation, Loss Aversion

15.

Diversity Investing

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Bocconi University - Department of Finance, Tilburg University and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
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Abstract:

Behavioral Finance, Top Management Teams, Anomalies, Diversity

16.

Why Does Size Matter So Much for Bidder Announcement Returns?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2017
Christoph Schneider and Oliver G. Spalt
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 0 (12,832)

Abstract:

Mergers and Acquisitions, Size Effects, Scaling