Neng Wang

Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

3022 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

United States

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Scholarly Papers (37)

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Citation 14

Market Timing, Investment, and Risk Management

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 1,647 (7,275)
Citation 14

Abstract:

risk management, liquidity, financial crisis, market timing, investment, q theory

Market Timing, Investment, and Risk Management

NBER Working Paper No. w16808
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 36 (367,736)
Citation 14

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A Unified Theory of Tobin's Q, Corporate Investment, Financing, and Risk Management

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming , AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2011
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 1,099 (13,930)
Citation 33

Abstract:

investment, q theory, cash management, liquidity, hedging, payout, financing

A Unified Theory of Tobin's Q, Corporate Investment, Financing, and Risk Management

NBER Working Paper No. w14845
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 34

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Citation 31

Agency Conflicts, Investment, and Asset Pricing

Journal of Finance, Vol. 63, 2008
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 31 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Rui A. Albuquerque and Neng Wang
Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 831 (21,302)
Citation 31

Abstract:

Asset prices, heterogeneous agents, agency, corporate governance, investor protection, volatility, overinvestment

Agency Conflicts, Investment, and Asset Pricing

Boston U. School of Management Research Paper No. 2009-3
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 06 May 2009 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
Rui A. Albuquerque and Neng Wang
Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 108 (203,865)
Citation 31

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Agency Conflicts, Investment and Asset Pricing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4955
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jul 2005
Rui A. Albuquerque and Neng Wang
Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 31
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Asset prices, heterogeneous agents, agency, corporate governance, investor protection, volatility, overinvestment

Agency Conflicts, Investment, and Asset Pricing

NBER Working Paper No. w13251
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Rui A. Albuquerque and Neng Wang
Boston College, Carroll School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 31

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Citation 3

Valuing Private Equity

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 03 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2013
Copenhagen Business School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Citation 3

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Private equity, alternative investments, illiquidity, portfolio choice, asset allocation, management fees, carried interest, incomplete markets

Valuing Private Equity

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 04/2012-041
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2013
Copenhagen Business School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Citation 3

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Private equity, alternative investments, illiquidity, portfolio choice, asset allocation, management fees, carried interest, incomplete markets

Valuing Private Equity

NBER Working Paper No. w19612
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Nov 2013
Copenhagen Business School, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Citation 3

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Incentives and Investment Timing: Real Options in a Principal-Agent Setting

Simon School of Business Working Paper No. FR 03-12
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Apr 2003
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 909 (18,370)
Citation 1

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Real Options, Agency Costs, Hidden Information, Hidden Action, Investment Timing

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Capital Structure, Investment, and Private Benefits of Control

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR04-17
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Sep 2004
Erwan Morellec and Neng Wang
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 808 (21,321)

Abstract:

private benefits of control, investment policy, financing policy

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Debt, Taxes, and Liquidity

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-17
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2014
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 649 (30,235)

Abstract:

Capital structure, liquidity, cash, financing frictions, marginal tax benefit of debt, tradeoff theory

Debt, Taxes, and Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w20009
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Mar 2014
Patrick Bolton, Hui Chen and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 13

Entrepreneurial Finance and Nondiversifiable Risk

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2010
Hui Chen, Jianjun Miao and Neng Wang
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 13

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default, diversification benefits, entrepreneurial risk aversion, incomplete markets, idiosyncratic risk premium, hedging, capital structure, cash-out option, precautionary saving

Entrepreneurial Finance and Non-Diversifiable Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w14848
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Hui Chen, Jianjun Miao and Neng Wang
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 13

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Citation 22

Investment Timing, Agency and Information

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 03-26; AFA 2004 San Diego Meetings
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Sep 2003
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 22

Abstract:

real options, capital budgeting, agency cost, hidden information, hidden action, investment timing

Investment Timing, Agency, and Information

NBER Working Paper No. w11148
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 22

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Investment Timing, Agency, and Information

Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 75, pp. 493-533, 2005
Posted: 07 May 2005
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

Abstract:

Real options, investment timing, contracting, agency

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Dynamic Investment, Capital Structure, and Debt Overhang

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Suresh M. Sundaresan and Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 20

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Endogenous default, leverage, real options, debt overhang, debt seniority

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The Economics of Hedge Funds

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2012
Yingcong Lan, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Cornerstone Research - New York Office, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Citation 4

Abstract:

assets under management (AUM), high-water mark (HWM), alpha, management fees, incentive fees, conflicts of interest, agency, liquidation option, redemption, drawdown, managerial ownership, money flow, margin requirement, risk seeking

Investment under Uncertainty and Time-Inconsistent Preferences

Stanford GSB Research Paper No. 1899
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Aug 2005
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 11

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irreversible investment, hyperbolic discounting, time inconsistency, real options

Investment Under Uncertainty and Time-Inconsistent Preferences

NBER Working Paper No. w12042
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 May 2006
Steven R. Grenadier and Neng Wang
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 11

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Citation 7

Risk, Uncertainty, and Option Exercise

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Neng Wang and Jianjun Miao
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
Downloads 262 (91,935)
Citation 7

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Ambiguity, multiple-priors utility, real options, optimal stopping problem

Risk, Uncertainty, and Option Exercise

Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, Vol. 35, pp. 442-461, 2004
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Neng Wang and Jianjun Miao
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Citation 7

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Learning, Investment, and Entrepreneurial Survival: A Real Options Approach

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Mar 2006
Neng Wang and Jianjun Miao
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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real options, learning, private firm value, survival, precautionary savings, incomplete markets

Investment, Consumption and Hedging under Incomplete Markets

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Jianjun Miao and Neng Wang
Boston University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 34

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real options, idiosyncratic risk, hedging, risk aversion, precautionary saving, incomplete markets

Investment, Consumption, and Hedging Under Incomplete Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w13250
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Jul 2007
Neng Wang and Jianjun Miao
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Citation 34

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Citation 2

The Economic and Policy Consequences of Catastrophes

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4751-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Sep 2009
Robert S. Pindyck and Neng Wang
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 183 (131,751)
Citation 2

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Catastrophes, disasters, rare events, economic uncertainty, consumption tax, national security

The Economic and Policy Consequences of Catastrophes

NBER Working Paper No. w15373
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Robert S. Pindyck and Neng Wang
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 36 (367,736)
Citation 2

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The Economics of Hedge Funds: Alpha, Fees, Leverage, and Valuation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2011
Yingcong Lan, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Cornerstone Research - New York Office, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 177 (135,909)
Citation 3

Abstract:

assets under management (AUM), high-water mark, alpha, management fees, incentive fees, conflicts of interest, liquidation option, managerial ownership

The Economics of Hedge Funds: Alpha, Fees, Leverage, and Valuation

NBER Working Paper No. w16842
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Yingcong Lan, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Cornerstone Research - New York Office, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 39 (356,479)
Citation 3

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Investment under Uncertainty and the Value of Real and Financial Flexibility

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 14-1
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2014
Patrick Bolton, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 201 (120,545)

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Investment Under Uncertainty and the Value of Real and Financial Flexibility

NBER Working Paper No. w20610
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Oct 2014
Patrick Bolton, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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A Life-Cycle Model of Income and Wealth Distribution

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 03-23
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 169 (138,052)

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Wealth Distribution, Stochastic Life Horizon, Conditional Heteroskedasticity

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Dynamic Agency and the Q Theory of Investment

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, and NBER and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 167 (133,290)
Citation 37

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Investment, Hedging, and Consumption Smoothing

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 04-15
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Jul 2004
Jianjun Miao and Neng Wang
Boston University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 147 (154,449)
Citation 33

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Real options, risk aversion, incomplete markets, hedging, precautionary saving

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Investor Protection, Diversification, Investment, and Tobin's Q

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2012
Yingcong Lan, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Cornerstone Research - New York Office, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 123 (156,242)
Citation 3

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Consumption and Conditionally Heteroskedastic Income

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 03-20
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2003
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 4

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Precautionary Savings, Permanent Income, Conditional Heteroskedasticity

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An Equilibrium Model of Wealth Distribution

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 94 (215,626)
Citation 4

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precautionary savings, wealth distribution, Bewley models, affine process, recursive utility, stochastic discounting

Dynamics of Entrepreneurship Under Incomplete Markets

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2011
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 77 (255,239)
Citation 2

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idiosyncratic risk premium, hedging, liquidity constraints, precautionary saving, portfolio choice, investment, entry, exit, the q theory of investment, real options

A Unified Model of Entrepreneurship Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w16843
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Precautionary Savings and Partially Observed Income

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 03-22
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Citation 5

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Precautionary Savings, Separation Principle,

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Optimal Consumption and Savings with Stochastic Income and Recursive Utility

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jan 2015
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 35 (271,367)

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buffer stock; precautionary savings; incomplete markets; borrowing constraints; permanent income; non-expected utility

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Capital Reallocation and Growth

American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 99, No. 2, pp. 560-566, 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Janice C. Eberly and Neng Wang
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 32 (342,794)
Citation 1

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A Unified Model of Entrepreneurship Dynamics

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Oct 2012
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 27 (363,215)

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Optimal Consumption and Asset Allocation with Unknown Income Growth

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 56, No. 4, pp. 524-534, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Investment, Tobin's Q, and Interest Rates

NBER Working Paper No. w19327
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Aug 2013
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 13 (445,038)

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Optimal Consumption and Savings with Stochastic Income and Recursive Utility

NBER Working Paper No. w19319
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
Chong Wang, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Naval Postgraduate School - Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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A Theory of Liquidity and Risk Management Based on the Inalienability of Risky Human Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w20979
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Patrick Bolton, Neng Wang and Jinqiang Yang
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Consumption and Asset Allocation with Unknown Income Growth

Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Incomplete markets, precautionary saving, Kalman filter, learning, regime switching, portfolio choice, hedging, estimation risk

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Caballero Meets Bewley: The Permanent-Income Hypothesis in General Equilibrium

American Economic Review, Vol. 93, No.3, pp. 927-936, June 2003
Posted: 05 Aug 2005
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Precautionary saving, Permanent Income, Consumption, Income fluctuation

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Precautionary Saving and Partially Observed Income

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 51, pp. 1645-1681, 2004
Posted: 07 May 2005
Neng Wang
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Precautionary saving, separation principle, incomplete information, Kalman filter

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Robust Permanent Income and Pricing with Filtering

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 6, pp. 40-84, 2002
Posted: 07 May 2005
University of Chicago - Department of Economics, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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Kalman filter, approximating model, Knightian uncertainty, robustness, equity premium, market price of uncertainty, permanent income