Thomas Shohfi

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting

Pittsburgh Building

110 8th street

Troy, NY 12180

United States

http://shohfi.com/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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Which Buy-Side Institutions Participate in Public Earnings Conference Calls? Implications for Capital Markets and Sell-Side Coverage

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2021
Andrew C. Call, Nathan Y. Sharp and Thomas Shohfi
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 2,015 (9,922)
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buy-side analysts, earnings conference calls, institutional investors, hedge funds, sell-side analysts, tone

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Do Sell-Side Analysts Play a Role in Hedge Fund Activism? Evidence from Textual Analysis

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Huimin (Amy) Chen and Thomas Shohfi
University of Massachusetts Lowell - The Robert J. Manning School of Business and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Analyst Reports, Analysts, Buy-Side, Hedge Fund Activism, Hedge Funds, Information Production, Sell-Side, Shareholder Activism; Textual Analysis

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The Dark Side of Individual Blockholder Philanthropy

Financial Management, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 741-767, 2020
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2020
Thomas Shohfi and Roger M. White
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy
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Corporate social responsibility, agency theory, philanthropy, blockholder, monitoring

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Bulk Volume Classification and Information Detection

Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol. 103, pp. 113-129, 2019
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2019
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of BusinessUniversity of Cyprus - Department of Accounting and Finance, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management
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Classification algorithms; bulk volume; informed trading strategies

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What’s Really in a Deal? Evidence from Textual Analysis of M&A Conference Calls

Review of Financial Economics (2021) Vol. 39, No.4, pp. 500-521
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2021
Wenyao Hu, Wenyao Hu, Thomas Shohfi and Runzu Wang
Saint Mary's UniversityRensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and University of Oklahoma - Division of Finance
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Acquisitions, Conference Calls, Mergers, Press Releases, Textual Analysis

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Investor Awareness or Information Asymmetry? Wikipedia and IPO Underpricing

Financial Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 535-561 (2021)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2021
Miami University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Nankai University
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Initial Public Offerings, Investor Attention, Underpricing, Wikipedia

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Buy the Dip

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2021
Thomas Shohfi and Majeed Simaan
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Stevens Institute of Technology - School of Business
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Asset Allocation, Bear/Bull Market, Market Timing, Social Media

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Angels or Sharks? The Role of Personal Characteristics in Angel Investment Decisions

Journal of Small Business Management, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 1280-1303, 2019, 2017 Emerging Trends in Entrepreneurial Finance Conference
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2020
Thomas J. Boulton, Thomas Shohfi and Pengcheng Zhu
Miami University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 623 (55,158)

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Angel Investors, Entrepreneurial Finance, Venture Capital

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Are Managers ‘Under-the-Weather’ During Earnings Conference Calls?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Bill B. Francis, Wenyao Hu, Wenyao Hu and Thomas Shohfi
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Saint Mary's UniversityRensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Cloud Cover, Conference Calls, Disclosure, Earnings Calls, Executive Behavior, Management Behavior, Mood, Temperament, Weather, Weather-Induced Behavior

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Bank Loan Renegotiation and Credit Default Swaps

Journal of Banking & Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2020
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, College of Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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CDS, credit derivatives, credit default swaps, empty creditor, bank loans, renegotiation

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Gender and Earnings Conference Calls

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 May 2020 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2020
Bill B. Francis, Thomas Shohfi and Daqi Xin
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Nankai University
Downloads 288 (135,855)
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Analysts, Conference Calls, Conversation, Discrimination, Executives, Gender, Glass Ceiling, Management, Sell-Side Analysts, Textual Analysis

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Analysts, Fundamentals, and Portfolio Selection: A Machine Learning Approach

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2021
Stevens Institute of Technology - School of Business, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Stevens Institute of Technology - School of Business
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Analyst Reports, Information Processing, Machine Learning, Portfolio Construction, Sell-Side Analysts, Textual Analysis

Ex-Intrusion Corporate Cyber-Risk: Evidence from Internet Protocol Networks

Journal of Operational Risk (2021) Vol. 16, No. 3
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2021
Bill B. Francis, Wenyao Hu, Wenyao Hu and Thomas Shohfi
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Saint Mary's UniversityRensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Bank Loans, Cyber-risk, Cybersecurity, Cyberattack, Event Study, Firm Risk, Hacking, Internet, Tobin’s Q

Ex-intrusion Corporate Cyber Risk: Evidence from Internet Protocol Networks

Journal of Operational Risk, Vol. 16, No. 3
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Oct 2021
Bill B. Francis, Wenyao Hu, Wenyao Hu and Thomas Shohfi
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Lally School of Management, Saint Mary's UniversityRensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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bank loans; cyber risk; cyber security; cyber attack; event study; firm risk

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Do Sin Tax Hikes Spur Cheating in Interpersonal Exchange?

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting, North Carolina State University - Poole College of Management and Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Accountancy
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Taxes, Cheating, Fairness

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RPI’s James Fund: ETFs, Decision Making, and Manager Transitions

Managerial Finance – Special Issue: Student Managed Investment Programs, Part 2: Innovative Developments for SMI Programs (2019) Vol. 46, No. 5, pp. 662-674
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
Thomas Shohfi
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
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Student Managed Funds, Student Managed Investment Programs, ETFs, Groupthink, Knowledge Transfer, Manager Turnover

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Unbridled Spirit: Illicit Markets for Bourbon Whiskey

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (2021) Vol. 191, pp. 1025-1045
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Nov 2021
Conor Lennon and Thomas Shohfi
University of Louisville and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) - Department of Finance and Accounting
Downloads 26 (608,663)

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Bourbon, Whiskey, Alternative Investment, Price Index, Gray Markets, Secondary Markets