2012 Research Projects

  • Investor Sophistication and Market Evolution: Learning Patterns in Nascent Investing Populations and Implications for Emerging Market Performance (Yenky)
  • High Frequency Intermediation (Weller, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Student)
  • Political Uncertainty and Asset Prices (Veronesi)
  • Sell-Side Research and Institutional Investors' Portfolio Choices (Staisiunas, Booth Finance PhD Student)
  • Default Risk Premia (Nozawa, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Student) Nozawa, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Student))
  • Compare Two Recessions and Bankruptcy Waves (Lu, Booth Finance PhD Student)
  • Corporate Philanthropy: Agency Cost or Value Enhancing? (Gibbs/Marr/Verbenko)
  • Behavior of Chinese IPO Firms (Chi, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Student/Xu, Booth Finance PhD Student)
  • Examine Chinese Mutual Fund Performance (Chi, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Student/Xu, Booth Finance PhD Student)
  • Money Market Fund Managers Risk Taking (Chi/Picca, Booth Joint Program in Financial Economics PhD Students)
  • Economic Rents in the Arab Spring (Acemoglu/Hassan/Tahoun)
  • Overnight Jumps, Co-Jumps, and News (Xiu)
  • Public Information and Price Discovery (Santosh, Booth PhD Finance Student)
  • Critical Vendors and Bankruptcy (Ramanadh, Booth PhD Finance Student)
  • Debt Enforcement Around the World: A Bank's Perspective (Liberti)
  • Corporate Finance and Labor Supply: Evidence from MBA Interview Auctions (Kamenica/Shue)
  • Credit Rationing, Debt Covenants, and Investment (He/Matvos)