Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian

City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance

17 Lexington Avenue

New York, NY 10010

United States

http://people.stern.nyu.edu/yizhakia/

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Asset Pricing and Ambiguity: Empirical Evidence

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 130, No. 3, 2018
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Menachem Brenner and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Ambiguity aversion, Ambiguity measurement, Knightian uncertainty, Equity premium

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Pricing Stock Options with Stochastic Interest Rate

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/30272
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Menachem (Meni) Abudy and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Bar-Ilan University - Graduate School of Business Administration and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 980 (28,506)

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Option, call option, put option, stochastic interest rate, term structure of interest rates, Black and Scholes, put-call parity

Pricing Stock Options with Stochastic Interest Rate

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Oct 2011
Menachem (Meni) Abudy and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Bar-Ilan University - Graduate School of Business Administration and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 365 (101,684)
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Option, call option, put option, put-call parity, stochastic interest rate

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Capital Asset Pricing Under Ambiguity

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31464
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Shadow Theory, Ambiguity, Ambiguity Measure, Uncertainty Measure, Ambiguity premium, mean-variance, mean-uncertainty, Capital Market Line (CML), Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)

Capital Asset Pricing Under Ambiguity

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2012
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 466 (76,395)
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Ambiguity Measure, Uncertainty Measure, Ambiguity premium, Mean-variance, Mean-uncertainty, Capital Market Line (CML), Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM).

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A Theoretical Foundation of Ambiguity Measurement

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. --, No. --, 2020
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 1,126 (23,690)
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Ambiguity Measure, Ambiguity Aversion, Knightian Uncertainty, Uncertain Probabilities, Ambiguity Premium

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Ambiguity Measurement

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2012
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Ambiguity Measure, Ambiguity Aversion, Ambiguity Premium, Choquet Expected Utility, Cumulative Prospect Theory, Ellsberg Paradox, Knightian Uncertainty, Random Probabilities.

Ambiguity Measurement

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31436
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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ambiguity, ambiguity measure, ambiguity aversion, knightian uncertainty, shadow probability theory, choquet expected utility, cumulative prospect theory, ellsber paradox, ambiguity premium

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Ambiguity, Volatility, and Credit Risk

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 07 May 2016 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2019
Patrick Augustin and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
McGill University and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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CDS, Derivatives, Heterogeneous Agents, Insurance, Knightian uncertainty, Risk aversion

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Ambiguity and Overconfidence

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2015
Menachem Brenner, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Orly Sade
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 689 (46,413)
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Ambiguity Aversion, Familiarity, Overconfidence

Ambiguity and Overconfidence

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31332
Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Menachem Brenner, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Orly Sade
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance

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Bailout Uncertainty in a Microfounded General Equilibrium Model of the Financial System

NYU Working Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Alex Cukierman and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 347 (107,656)

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risk, uncertainty, lehman’s default, leverage, financial intermediaries, bailouts, duration mismatches

Bailout Uncertainty in a Microfounded General Equilibrium Model of the Financial System

Paolo Baffi Centre Research Paper No. 2011-104
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Alex Cukierman and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 338 (110,901)
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Risk, Uncertainty, Lehman’s default, Leverage, Financial intermediaries, Bailouts, Duration mismatches

Bailout Uncertainty in a Microfounded General Equilibrium Model of the Financial System

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8453
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Alex Cukierman and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
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Ambiguity Aversion, Bailouts, Duration mismatches, Financial intermediaries, Lehman's Collapse, Leverage, Risk, Uncertainty

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The Uncertainty Premium in an Ambiguous Economy

The Quarterly Journal of Finance, 2011, vol. 1 (2), pp. 323-354
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Simon Benninga
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and Tel Aviv University - Faculty of Management
Downloads 637 (52,161)
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Ambiguity, risk aversion, ambiguity aversion, uncertainty, utility

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Ambiguity and the Tradeoff Theory of Capital Structure

Management Science
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian, David Yermack and Jaime F. Zender
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance, New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
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Capital Structure, Ambiguity measure, Ambiguity aversion

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Ambiguity, Risk, and Payout Policy

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2020
Richard Herron and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Northeastern University and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 512 (68,704)
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Ambiguity, Knightian Uncertainty, Dividends, Share Repurchases

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Shadow Probability Theory for Asset Pricing under Ambiguity

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2011
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 456 (79,176)

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Ambiguity, Ambiguity Measure, Ambiguity Aversion, Uncertainty, Knightian Uncertainty, Prospect Theory

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Decision Making in Phantom Spaces

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2012
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Zur Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Aberdeen
Downloads 415 (88,359)
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Phantom probability measure, Phantom spaces, Decision making, Subjective probability, Risk, Ambiguity, Uncertainty, Ellsberg paradox

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Pricing Systematic Ambiguity in Capital Markets

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31587
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
Menachem Brenner and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 411 (89,428)

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Risk, Ambiguity, and the Exercise of Employee Stock Options

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 124, No. 1, 2017
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and David Yermack
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
Downloads 376 (98,275)
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Ambiguity aversion, Employee stock options

Risk, Ambiguity, and the Exercise of Employee Stock Options

NBER Working Paper No. w19975
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and David Yermack
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business
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Does Ambiguity Diversification Pay?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jul 2012
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 346 (108,795)
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Ambiguity, Ambiguity Measure, Risk, Uncertainty, Knightian Uncertainty, Random Probabilities

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Does Ambiguity Diversification Pay?

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31586
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jul 2012
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 309 (123,011)

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Ambiguity, Ambiguity Measure, Risk, Uncertainty, Knightian Uncertainty, Random Probabilities

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Initial Public Offerings Under Ambiguity

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2014
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Jaime F. Zender
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 268 (142,801)

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Ambiguity, Ambiguity measure, Ambiguity aversion, IPO underpricing

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An Experimental Test of the Lucas Asset Pricing Model

Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 86(2), pp. 627-667
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 06 May 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Sean Crockett, John Duffy and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance, University of California, Irvine and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 249 (153,649)
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Experiment, Asset Pricing, Bubble, Disequilibrium

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Ambiguity and Disclosure in The Principal-Agent Model

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Nov 2017
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Jaime F. Zender
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 233 (163,872)
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principal-agent, ambiguity, optimism, pessimism, disclosure

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Expected Utility with Uncertain Probabilities Theory

Journal of Mathematical Economics, Vol. 69, No. 1, 2017
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2020
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 206 (184,066)
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Ambiguity Aversion, Ambiguity Measurement, Choquet Expected Utility, Cumulative Prospect Theory, Knightian Uncertainty.

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Innovation under Ambiguity and Risk

Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Research Paper No. 2019-08-07
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2021
Gabriela Coiculescu, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and S. Abraham Ravid
Yeshiva University - Syms School of Business, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and Yeshiva University - Syms School of Business
Downloads 172 (216,162)
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Ambiguity measurement, Ambiguity aversion, Risk aversion, Innovation, Patents

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Should I Stay or Should I Go? Trading Behavior Under Ambiguity

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
Azi Ben-Rephael and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Rutgers Business School - Rutgers University and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 151 (241,166)
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Knightian uncertainty, Ambiguity measure, Ambiguity aversion, Limited participation, Portfolio inertia, Information inertia, Liquidity, Expected utility with uncertain probabilities

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Asset Prices and Ambiguity

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/31330
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Menachem Brenner and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 145 (249,265)

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Mergers and Acquisitions: The Role of Ambiguity

Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 3489549
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2020
Richard Herron and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Northeastern University and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 140 (256,304)
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Ambiguity Measure; Ambiguity Aversion; Capital Expenditures; Real Investments; Mergers; Acquisitions

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The Option to Pay Attention

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3771519
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 25 May 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian, Hagit Levy, Ron Shalev and Emanuel Zur
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance, City University of New York (CUNY) - Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business
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Attention, Real option, Ambiguity measure, Ambiguity index, Expected utility with uncertain probabilities, Perceived probabilities, Information acquisition.

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A Continuous-Time, Forward-Looking, Implied Ambiguity Index

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Zur Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Aberdeen
Downloads 91 (346,643)

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Ambiguity Measurement, Ambiguity Index, Implied Ambiguity, Risk-Neutral Ambiguity, Ambiguity Aversion

Underwriter Reputation, Issuer-Underwriter Matching, and SEO Performance

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2021
Charles W. Calomiris, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Jaime F. Zender
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 90 (351,960)
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Season equity offer, Asymmetric information, One to many matching, Underwriter reputation, Control function approach

Underwriter Reputation, Issuer-Underwriter Matching, and SEO Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w26344
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 07 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2021
Charles W. Calomiris, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Jaime F. Zender
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 1 (824,115)

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Ellsberg's Hidden Paradox

Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Research Paper No. 2019-07-04
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2019
Sean Crockett, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Julian C. Jamison
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Exeter Business School - Department of Economics
Downloads 78 (380,259)
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Perceived probabilities, ambiguity, Knightian uncertainty, experiment, framing, judgment and decision making

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Ambiguity and Beliefs in the Principal-Agent Model

Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Research Paper No. 2018-09-02
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2018
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Jaime F. Zender
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 69 (407,142)
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Principal-agent, Ambiguity, Knightian uncertainty, Beliefs, Disclosure

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Risk and Ambiguity in Turbulent Times

The Quarterly Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, NYU Stern School of Business Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 May 2021
Menachem Brenner and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 62 (430,302)

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Ambiguity, Knightian Uncertainty, Financial Crisis, Covid Crisis, Volatility Index

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Ambiguity and the Tradeoff Theory of Capital Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w22870
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian, David Yermack and Jaime F. Zender
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance, New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Finance
Downloads 26 (596,097)
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Bailout Uncertainty in a Microfounded General Equilibriummodelofthefinancial System

NYU Working Paper No. 2451/30271
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Alex Cukierman and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 12 (696,173)

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risk, uncertainty, lehman’s default, leverage, financial intermediaries, bailouts, duration mismatches

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Do I Really Want to Hear the News? Public Information Arrival and Investor Beliefs

Rutgers Business School, 2020
Posted: 14 Jul 2020
Azi Ben-Rephael and Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
Rutgers Business School - Rutgers University and City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance

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Investor Beliefs, Information Arrival, Differences-of-Opinions, Gradual-Information-Diffusion, Investor Disagreement, News, Investor Attention, Ambiguity, Ambiguity Measurement

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Knight Meets Sharpe: Capital Asset Pricing under Ambiguity

Posted: 05 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2021
Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance

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Ambiguity Measurement, Perceived Probabilities, Mean-Variance, Optimal Portfolio, Investment Decisions

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Investment Irreversibility, Real Activity and Asset Return Dynamics

Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Ilan Cooper, Bruno Gerard, Yehuda (Yud) Izhakian and Guojun Wu
BI Norwegian Business School, BI Norwegian Business School - Department of Finance, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Houston

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Real Investment, Capital Utilization, Expected Returns