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PORTFOLIO SELECTION*

  • Harry Markowitz

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1952.tb01525.x

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CAPITAL ASSET PRICES: A THEORY OF MARKET EQUILIBRIUM UNDER CONDITIONS OF RISK*

  • William F. Sharpe

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1964.tb02865.x

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EFFICIENT CAPITAL MARKETS: A REVIEW OF THEORY AND EMPIRICAL WORK*

  • Burton G. Malkiel
  • Eugene F. Fama

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1970.tb00518.x

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The Cross‐Section of Expected Stock Returns

  • EUGENE F. FAMA
  • KENNETH R. FRENCH

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1992.tb04398.x

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A Survey of Corporate Governance

  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Robert W. Vishny

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb04820.x

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Corporate Ownership Around the World

  • Rafael Porta
  • Florencio Lopez‐De‐Silanes
  • Andrei Shleifer

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00115

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COUNTERSPECULATION, AUCTIONS, AND COMPETITIVE SEALED TENDERS

  • William Vickrey

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1961.tb02789.x

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ON THE PRICING OF CORPORATE DEBT: THE RISK STRUCTURE OF INTEREST RATES*

  • Robert C. Merton

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1974.tb03058.x

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On Persistence in Mutual Fund Performance

  • Mark M. Carhart

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb03808.x

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Legal Determinants of External Finance

  • RAFAEL PORTA
  • FLORENCIO LOPEZ‐DE‐SILANES
  • ANDREI SHLEIFER
  • ROBERT W. VISHNY

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb02727.x

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FINANCIAL RATIOS, DISCRIMINANT ANALYSIS AND THE PREDICTION OF CORPORATE BANKRUPTCY

  • Edward I. Altman

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1968.tb00843.x

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On the Relation between the Expected Value and the Volatility of the Nominal Excess Return on Stocks

  • LAWRENCE R. GLOSTEN
  • RAVI JAGANNATHAN
  • DAVID E. RUNKLE

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1993.tb05128.x

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Returns to Buying Winners and Selling Losers: Implications for Stock Market Efficiency

  • NARASIMHAN JEGADEESH
  • SHERIDAN TITMAN

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1993.tb04702.x

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The Modern Industrial Revolution, Exit, and the Failure of Internal Control Systems

  • MICHAEL C. JENSEN

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1993.tb04022.x

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Multifactor Explanations of Asset Pricing Anomalies

  • EUGENE F. FAMA
  • KENNETH R. FRENCH

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1996.tb05202.x

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INFORMATIONAL ASYMMETRIES, FINANCIAL STRUCTURE, AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIATION

  • Richard Brealey
  • Hayne E. Leland
  • David H. Pyle

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1977.tb03277.x

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Efficient Capital Markets: II

  • EUGENE F. FAMA

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1991.tb04636.x

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Does the Stock Market Overreact?

  • WERNER F. M. BONDT
  • RICHARD THALER

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1985.tb05004.x

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The Capital Structure Puzzle

  • STEWART C. MYERS

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1984.tb03646.x

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What Do We Know about Capital Structure? Some Evidence from International Data

  • RAGHURAM G. RAJAN
  • LUIGI ZINGALES

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1995.tb05184.x

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Investor Psychology and Security Market Under‐ and Overreactions

  • Kent Daniel
  • David Hirshleifer
  • Avanidhar Subrahmanyam

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00077

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A Simple Model of Capital Market Equilibrium with Incomplete Information

  • ROBERT C. MERTON

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1987.tb04565.x

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THE PERFORMANCE OF MUTUAL FUNDS IN THE PERIOD 1945–1964

  • Michael C. Jensen

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1968.tb00815.x

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The Benefits of Lending Relationships: Evidence from Small Business Data

  • MITCHELL A. PETERSEN
  • RAGHURAM G. RAJAN

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1994.tb04418.x

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Measuring and Testing the Impact of News on Volatility

  • ROBERT F. ENGLE
  • VICTOR K. NG

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1993.tb05127.x

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Contrarian Investment, Extrapolation, and Risk

  • JOSEF LAKONISHOK
  • ANDREI SHLEIFER
  • ROBERT W. VISHNY

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1994.tb04772.x

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The Limits of Arbitrage

  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Robert W. Vishny

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb03807.x

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The Determinants of Capital Structure Choice

  • SHERIDAN TITMAN
  • ROBERTO WESSELS

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1988.tb02585.x

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Investor Protection and Corporate Valuation

  • Rafael Porta
  • Florencio Lopez‐De‐Silanes
  • Andrei Shleifer
  • Robert Vishny

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/1540-6261.00457

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Founding‐Family Ownership and Firm Performance: Evidence from the S&P 500

  • Ronald C. Anderson
  • David M. Reeb

Article first published online: 6th May 2003 / DOI: 10.1111/1540-6261.00567

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Disentangling the Incentive and Entrenchment Effects of Large Shareholdings

  • Stijn Claessens
  • Simeon Djankov
  • Joseph P. H. Fan
  • Larry H. P. Lang

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/1540-6261.00511

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Insiders and Outsiders: The Choice between Informed and Arm’s‐Length Debt

  • RAGHURAM G. RAJAN

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1992.tb04662.x

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DEBT AND TAXES*

  • Merton H. Miller

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1977.tb03267.x

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Inferring Trade Direction from Intraday Data

  • CHARLES M. C. LEE
  • MARK J. READY

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1991.tb02683.x

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The New Issues Puzzle

  • TIM LOUGHRAN
  • JAY R. RITTER

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1995.tb05166.x

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Why Does Stock Market Volatility Change Over Time?

  • G. WILLIAM SCHWERT

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1989.tb02647.x

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No Contagion, Only Interdependence: Measuring Stock Market Comovements

  • Kristin J. Forbes
  • Roberto Rigobon

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00494

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The Pricing of Options on Assets with Stochastic Volatilities

  • JOHN HULL
  • ALAN WHITE

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1987.tb02568.x

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The Long‐Run Performance of initial Public Offerings

  • JAY R. RITTER

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1991.tb03743.x

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Noise

  • FISCHER BLACK

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1986.tb04513.x

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A Unified Theory of Underreaction, Momentum Trading, and Overreaction in Asset Markets

  • Harrison Hong
  • Jeremy C. Stein

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00184

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Empirical Performance of Alternative Option Pricing Models

  • Gurdip Bakshi
  • Charles Cao
  • Zhiwu Chen

Article first published online: 18th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1997.tb02749.x

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VALUING CORPORATE SECURITIES: SOME EFFECTS OF BOND INDENTURE PROVISIONS

  • Fischer Black
  • John C. Cox

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1976.tb01891.x

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Are Investors Reluctant to Realize Their Losses?

  • Terrance Odean

Article first published online: 17th December 2002 / DOI: 10.1111/0022-1082.00072

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Initial Public Offerings and Underwriter Reputation

  • RICHARD CARTER
  • STEVEN MANASTER

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1990.tb02426.x

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A Simple Implicit Measure of the Effective Bid‐Ask Spread in an Efficient Market

  • RICHARD ROLL

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1984.tb03897.x

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Size and Book‐to‐Market Factors in Earnings and Returns

  • EUGENE F. FAMA
  • KENNETH R. FRENCH

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1995.tb05169.x

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Dividend Policy under Asymmetric Information

  • MERTON H. MILLER
  • KEVIN ROCK

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1985.tb02362.x

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Risk Management: Coordinating Corporate Investment and Financing Policies

  • KENNETH A. FROOT
  • DAVID S. SCHARFSTEIN
  • JEREMY C. STEIN

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1993.tb05123.x

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RISK, UNCERTAINTY, AND DIVERGENCE OF OPINION

  • Edward M. Miller

Article first published online: 30th April 2012 / DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.1977.tb03317.x

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