Bing Han

University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management

Professor of Finance

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

Prospect Theory, Mental Accounting, and Momentum

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Nov 2001
Bing Han and Mark Grinblatt
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
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prospect theory, mental accounting, disposition effect, momentum

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Option Return Predictability

Review of Financial Studies accepted, 27th Annual Conference on Financial Economics and Accounting Paper, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2698267
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 06 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Xintong Zhan, Bing Han, Jie Cao and Qing Tong
Department of Finance, School of Management, Fudan University, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and Shanghai LiLi Technology Co.,Ltd.
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Cross-section of equity options; delta-hedged options; return predictability; stock characteristics; option factor model

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Cross-Section of Option Returns and Idiosyncratic Stock Volatility

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 108, No. 1, 2013, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-15-09
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2016
Jie Cao and Bing Han
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
Downloads 2,494 (7,189)
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Option return; Idiosyncratic volatility; Market imperfections; Limits to arbitrage

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Term Structure of Credit Default Swap Spreads and Cross-Section of Stock Returns

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-01-11, AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Bing Han and Yi Zhou
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and San Francisco State University
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credit default swap, term structure, cross-section of stock return, default risk premium, slow information diffusion

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Investor Sentiment and Option Prices

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2004-2, AFA 2006 Boston Meetings
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Mar 2005
Bing Han
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,371 (18,235)
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sentiment, pricing kernel, skewness, limits to arbitrage, index option smile

Investor Sentiment and Option Prices

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 387-414, 2008
Posted: 26 Jun 2008
Bing Han
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management

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Aggregate Implied Volatility Spread and Stock Market Returns

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3047528, International Journal of Information Systems & Management Science, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 04 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2021
Bing Han and Gang Li
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
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stock return predictability, implied volatility spread, macroeconomic forecasts, informed trading in options, limits to arbitrage

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Investor Overconfidence and the Forward Premium Puzzle

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2010
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
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investor overconfidence, forward discount puzzle, inflation differential, exchange rate overshooting, market efficiency, Purchasing Power Parity

Investor Overconfidence and the Forward Premium Puzzle

Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 47, McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-03-10
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
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Investor Overconfidence and the Forward Premium Puzzle

NBER Working Paper No. w15866
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2021
Duke University - Department of Economics, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
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Social Networks, Information Acquisition, and Asset Prices

Management Science, 2013, 59(6), 1444-1457
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2016
Bing Han and Liyan Yang
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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social communication, price informativeness, information acquisition, asset prices, liquidity, volume, welfare

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Sentiment Trading and Hedge Fund Returns

Journal of Finance, Vol. 76, No. 4, August 2021, pp. 2001–2033
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
Yong Chen, Bing Han and Jing Pan
Texas A&M University - Department of Finance, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Southern Methodist University (SMU)
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Hedge funds, investor sentiment, sentiment beta, sentiment timing

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Speculative Retail Trading and Asset Prices

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2012
Bing Han and Alok Kumar
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School
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Institutional Investment Constraints and Stock Prices

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 52, 2017, Dice Center Working Paper No. 2004-24
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Jie Cao, Bing Han and Qinghai Wang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration
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Institutional investors, investment constraints, market efficiency, momentum, tracking-error constraints, relative performance evaluation

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Investor Trading Behavior and Performances: Evidence from Taiwan Stock Index Options

McCombs Research Paper Series No. FIN-06-09
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 27 May 2010
Bing Han, Yi-Tsung Lee and Yu-Jane Liu
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Finance and Banking
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investor behavior, trading performance, index options

Insider Ownership and Firm Value: Evidences from Real Estate Investment Trusts

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2004-1
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2004
Bing Han
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
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insiderer ownersip, firm value, REIT, UPREIT, tax, conflicts of interests , capital gains tax lock-in

Insider Ownership and Firm Value: Evidences from Real Estate Investment Trusts

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2006
Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Bing Han
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management

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REITs, UPREITs, ownership structure, firm value, tax, conflict of interests

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Idiosyncratic Risk, Costly Arbitrage, and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns

Journal of Banking and Finance (JBF), Vol. 73, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2016
Jie Cao and Bing Han
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
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Costly arbitrage; Idiosyncratic risk; Mispricing

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The Disposition Effect and Momentum

NBER Working Paper No. w8734
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2021
Bing Han and Mark Grinblatt
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area
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Stochastic Volatilities and Correlations of Bond Yields

Dice Center Working Paper No. 2003-27
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jan 2004
Bing Han
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management
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Stochastic volatility, stochastic correlation, unspanned volatility, string model, relative valuation of swaptions and caps

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Understanding the Term Structure of Credit Default Swap Spreads

Midwest Finance Association 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2013
Bing Han and Yi Zhou
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and San Francisco State University
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term structure, credit default swap, credit risk, structural models

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The Term Structure of Credit Spreads and the Cross-Section of Stock Returns

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2560693
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area and San Francisco State University
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cross-section of stock return, credit spreads, term structure, slow information diffusion, limited attention, default risk premium

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Fear of the Unknown: Familiarity and Economic Decisions

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 May 2007 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Marshall School of Business, USC
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familiarity, model uncertainty, status quo, home bias, diversification, inertia

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Forecast Accuracy Uncertainty and Momentum

EFA 2006 Zurich Meetings
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 May 2006 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Bing Han, Dong Hong and Mitch Warachka
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics
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Forecast Accuracy, Uncertainty, Momentum, Bounded Rationality, Appearance of Behavioral Biases

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Self-Enhancing Transmission Bias and Active Investing

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2015
Bing Han and David A. Hirshleifer
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Marshall School of Business, USC
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social interactions, self-enhancement, active investing, behavioral finance, behavioral economics, social networks, cultural evolution

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Idiosyncratic Volatility and the Intertemporal Capital Asset Pricing Model

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2021
Bing Han and Gang Li
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CUHK Business School
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idiosyncratic volatility, conditional covariance, stock return predictability, intertemporal capital asset pricing model, tail risk

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Do Analysts Gain an Informational Advantage by Visiting Listed Companies?

Contemporary Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
Bing Han, Dongmin Kong and Shasha Liu
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Department of Finance, Huazhong University of Science and Technology and School of Management, Jinan University
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Analyst Visit, Forecast Accuracy, Informational Advantage; Geography

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Does Disclosure Improve Efficiency?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Bing Han, Yu-Jane Liu, Ya Tang and Lifeng Yu
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Finance and Banking, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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Noise Trading, Disclosure, Informational Efficiency, Allocative Efficiency, Informational Feedback Effect

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Social Transmission Bias and Investor Behavior

Forthcoming Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2020
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group
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social interaction, transmission bias, active investing, networks, thought contagion, behavioral finance

Promotion Tournaments and Capital Rationing

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming , Dice Center Working Paper No. 2005-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2008
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and Independent
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promotion, tournaments, capital rationing, conglomerate, career concerns, managerial overconfidence

Promotion Tournaments and Capital Rationing

The Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 219-255, 2009
Posted: 03 Jan 2009
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and Independent

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G30, G31, G39

Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2798638
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2021
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group
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visibility bias, overconsumption, saving, behavioral economics, social influence, social learning

Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving

NBER Working Paper No. w25566
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 19 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2021
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group
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Taking the Road Less Traveled by: Does Conversation Eradicate Pernicious Cascades?

Merage School of Business Working Paper, University of California, Irvine
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2018
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Finance Area, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Marshall School of Business, USC
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information cascades, herding, conversation, imitation, information externality

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Two Trees with Heterogeneous Beliefs: Spillover Effect of Disagreement

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2493831
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2017
Bing Han, Lei Lu and Yi Zhou
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba and San Francisco State University
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Heterogeneous beliefs, disagreements; spillover effect; peer effect; expected return; volatility

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Social Transmission Bias and Active Investing

HKUST Finance Symposium 2016: Active Investing and Arbitrage Capital, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2897801
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jan 2017
Bing Han and David A. Hirshleifer
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Marshall School of Business, USC
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capital markets, active investing, thought contagion, transmission bias, behavioral contagion, social in uence, behavioral nance, sending schedule, receiving schedule, popular models, memes

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Cross-Border Equity Flows and Information Transmission: Evidence from Chinese Stock Markets

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2021
University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), CUHK Business School, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Shanghai Stock Exchange
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Cross-Border Equity Trading, Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect

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Institutional Investors and Equity Prices: Information, Behavioral Bias, and Arbitrage

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2926401
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Mar 2017
Bing Han and Dongmin Kong
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Department of Finance, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
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Institutional/Individual Investors, Chinese stock market, Split–share Reform, Disposition Effect, Arbitrage

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Option Price Implied Information and REIT Returns

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3788744
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School and Department of Finance, School of Management, Fudan University
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informed trading in options; stock return predictability; real estate investment trusts

Housing Price and Fundamentals in a Transition Economy: The Case of the Beijing Market

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2664817
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2017
Bing Han, Lu Han and Guozhong Zhu
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Alberta - Alberta School of Business
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housing price, fundamentals, transition economy, dynamic equilibrium, life-cycle overlapping generations model

Housing Price and Fundamentals in a Transition Economy: The Case of the Beijing Market

International Economic Review, Vol. 59, Issue 3, pp. 1653-1677, 2018
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Bing Han, Lu Han and Guozhong Zhu
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Alberta - Department of Marketing, Business Economics & Law
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Prospect Theory and Mutual Fund Flows

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3867988
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Jun 2021
Bing Han, Pengfei Sui and Wenhao Yang
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
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Prospect Theory, Mutual Funds, Asset Pricing, Behavioral Finance

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Social Transmission Bias and Investor Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w24281
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2022
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Marshall School of Business, USC and University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group
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Housing Market and Entrepreneurship: Micro Evidence from China

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
Bing Han, Lu Han and Zhengyi Zhou
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Entrepreneurship; Housing Market; Extrapolative Belief

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Informed Bank Debt and Stock Returns

Midwest Finance Association Meetings; Finance Down Under Conference; American Economic Association Meetings;
Posted: 22 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2021
Lifeng Gu, Bing Han and Tong Li
The University of Hong Kong, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and The University of Hong Kong

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nonpublic information, term loans, relationship banking, stock returns

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Estimating the Negative Impact of 'Noise' on the Returns of Cap-Weighted Portfolios in Various Segments of the Equity Markets

Journal of Investment Management (JOIM), Third Quarter 2012
Posted: 13 Oct 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Market efficiency, fair game efficiency, valuation efficiency, cap-weighted portfolios, negative impact of noise, crosssectional dispersion of returns, Capital market theory