Umit G. Gurun

University of Texas at Dallas

2601 North Floyd Road

Richardson, TX 75083

United States

http://www.umitgurun.com

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Scholarly Papers (41)

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Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 15-002
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 21 Jun 2018
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 2,709 (5,422)
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Patent trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms

NBER Working Paper No. w20322
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 11 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2015
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 40 (507,424)

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Don’t Take Their Word For It: The Misclassification of Bond Mutual Funds

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2020
Huaizhi Chen, Lauren Cohen and Umit G. Gurun
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 1,866 (10,206)
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Misclassification, Rating, Fund flow, Fixed income, Mutual Fund

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Frog in the Pan: Continuous Information and Momentum

AFA 2012 Chicago Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2012
Zhi Da, Umit G. Gurun and Mitch Warachka
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, University of Texas at Dallas and Chapman University
Downloads 961 (27,612)
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Momentum, Information Discreteness, Idiosyncratic Volatility

Frog in the Pan: Continuous Information and Momentum

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Dec 2013
Zhi Da, Umit G. Gurun and Mitch Warachka
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, University of Texas at Dallas and Chapman University
Downloads 290 (124,386)
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Momentum, Information Discreteness, Idiosyncratic Volatility

Frog in the Pan: Continuous Information and Momentum

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2011
Zhi Da, Umit G. Gurun and Mitch Warachka
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, University of Texas at Dallas and Chapman University
Downloads 174 (204,137)
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momentum, limited attention, information discreteness

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Trust Busting: The Effect of Fraud on Investor Behavior

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 15-70
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2017
Umit G. Gurun, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
University of Texas at Dallas, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 1,230 (19,504)
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Trust, Ponzi, Asset Allocation, Investment Advisors, Fraud, Affinity

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Aggregate Market Reaction to Earnings Announcements

Journal of Accounting Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2010
William M. Cready and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 565 (56,784)

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information content, earnings news, inflation, macro-inefficient market

Aggregate Market Reaction to Earnings Announcements

AAA 2007 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2009
Umit G. Gurun and William M. Cready
University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 445 (76,513)
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Earnings, Market Efficiency

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IQ from IP: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice

8th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference 2017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2019
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
Downloads 924 (29,244)
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Tracked trades, Return predictability, Institutional trading, Insider trading

IQ from Ip: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w24801
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2018
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Harvard Business School
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The Perils of Private Provision of Public Goods

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
Umit G. Gurun, Jordan Nickerson and David H. Solomon
University of Texas at Dallas, MIT - Sloan and Boston College - Carroll School of Management
Downloads 924 (29,689)
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Public Good, Socially Responsible Investment, ESG investment, Homeless, Starbucks, Location data

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Don't Believe the Hype: Local Media Slant, Local Advertising, and Firm Value

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, AFA 2010 Atlanta Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2011
Umit G. Gurun and Alexander W. Butler
University of Texas at Dallas and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
Downloads 796 (36,443)
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Media Slant, Location, Media, Advertising, Firm Value

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Advertising Expensive Mortgages

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming, Fama-Miller Working Paper, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 10
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2016
Umit G. Gurun, Gregor Matvos and Amit Seru
University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and Stanford University
Downloads 589 (53,930)
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Advertising, Policy intervention, Mortgages, Foreclosures, Housing crisis

Advertising Expensive Mortgages

NBER Working Paper No. w18910
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2021
Umit G. Gurun, Gregor Matvos and Amit Seru
University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and Stanford University
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Internal Deadlines, Drug Approvals, and Safety Problems

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2020
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Danielle Li
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 499 (66,454)

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Deadline, Adverse effect, FDA, Drug approval

Internal Deadlines, Drug Approvals, and Safety Problems

NBER Working Paper No. w28071
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Nov 2020
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Danielle Li
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Earnings and the Value of Voting Rights

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2021
Umit G. Gurun and Oğuzhan Karakaş
University of Texas at Dallas and Cambridge Judge Business School - Finance Subject Group
Downloads 492 (68,353)
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Voting Premium, Control Rights, Earnings Announcements, Corporate Governance

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Investor Sentiment, Accruals Anomaly, and Accruals Management

Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Nov 2008
Ashiq Ali and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 490 (68,867)
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Accruals, Mispricing, Investor Sentiment, Accruals Management

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Lenders’ Response to Peer and Customer Restatements

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2018
Rebecca Files and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 485 (69,564)
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Restatements, Bank Loans, Contagion Effects, Supply Chain

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Sell-Side Debt Analysts and Debt Market Efficiency

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Umit G. Gurun, Rick Johnston and Stanimir Markov
University of Texas at Dallas, Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 448 (76,647)
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Financial analysts, Information, Equity markets, Debt markets, Market efficiency

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Market Return and Aggregate Earnings News

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2009
William M. Cready and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 433 (79,778)
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Corporate Earnings, Information, Market Efficiency

Volatility Clustering and the Bid-Ask Spread: Exchange Rate Behavior in Early Renaissance Florence

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Umit G. Gurun and G. Geoffrey Booth
University of Texas at Dallas and Michigan State University
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Market microstructure, Asymmetric information, Volatility clustering, Early markets

Volatility Clustering and the Bid-Ask Spread: Exchange Rate Behavior in Early Renaissance Florence

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Mar 2008
G. Geoffrey Booth and Umit G. Gurun
Michigan State University and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 165 (213,622)

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Volatility clustering, bid ask spread, Exchange rate, Renaissance

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A Project-Level Analysis of Value Creation in Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Apr 2018
Jonathan B. Cohn, Umit G. Gurun and Rabih Moussawi
University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Dallas and Villanova University - Department of Finance
Downloads 396 (88,545)

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CEO Short-Termism, Corporate Investment, CEO Compensation, Career Concerns

The ESG - Innovation Disconnect: Evidence from Green Patenting

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 744/2021
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2021
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Quoc Nguyen
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and DePaul University
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ESG investment, green patents, innovation, energy sector, sustainable investing, ESG ratings, Fund flows.

The Esg-Innovation Disconnect: Evidence from Green Patenting

NBER Working Paper No. w27990
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Quoc H. Nguyen
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Driehaus College of Business
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Buying the Verdict: Firms’ Strategic Response to Litigation

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2020
Lauren Cohen and Umit G. Gurun
Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 364 (96,832)

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Litigation, Advertising, Verdict, Jury Influence, Corporate Response

Buying the Verdict

NBER Working Paper No. w24542
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Apr 2018
Lauren Cohen and Umit G. Gurun
Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of Texas at Dallas
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Do Local Capital Market Conditions Affect Consumers' Borrowing Decisions?

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2020
Alexander W. Butler, Jess Cornaggia and Umit G. Gurun
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 364 (97,580)
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Peer-to-peer, Access to finance, Bank competition, Finance-growth nexus, Consumer finance, Household finance

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Educational Networks, Mutual Fund Voting Patterns, and CEO Compensation

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2012
Alexander W. Butler and Umit G. Gurun
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 357 (99,787)
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executive compensation, social connections, share voting

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Empirical Evidence on the Behavior and Impact of Patent Trolls: A Survey

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2015
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 323 (111,554)
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Patent trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

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Unlocking clients: The importance of relationships in the financial advisory industry

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2020
Umit G. Gurun, Noah Stoffman and Scott E. Yonker
University of Texas at Dallas, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 317 (113,838)
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Financial adviser, relationships, trust, clients, flows, non-compete agreement, broker protocol, misconduct

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Disaster Lending: 'Fair' Prices, but 'Unfair' Access

Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Research Paper No. 18-6, Finance Down Under 2019 Building on the Best from the Cellars of Finance
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
Downloads 291 (124,661)
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credit access, discrimination, income inequality, government lending, unintended consequences

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Financial Networks and Trading in Bond Markets

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
Umit G. Gurun, G. Geoffrey Booth and Harold H. Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas, Michigan State University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 235 (154,769)
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Global Financial Networks, Information, Bond

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Resident Networks and Corporate Connections: Evidence from World War II Internment Camps

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 21 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2016
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Christopher J. Malloy
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard Business School
Downloads 220 (164,966)
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Information networks, trade links, firm behavior

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Shielded Innovation

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Apr 2016
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Scott Duke Kominers
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
Downloads 185 (193,475)
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Patent Trolls, NPEs, PAEs, Innovation, Patents

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Hand to Mouth: Financial Stress and Food Insecurity

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2020
Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Nova School of Business and Economics, University of Texas at Dallas and Rice University - Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business
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Financial Stress, Consumption, Personal Finance, Food Insecurity

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Benefits of Publicity

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2020
Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 150 (231,149)
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Media, Press Release, Investor Relations, Corporate Board Composition

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Knocking off Firm Value

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 29 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2020
Mehmet Canayaz and Umit G. Gurun
Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business and University of Texas at Dallas
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Intangible asset valuation, enforcement, research and development investment, capital investment, product market competition, counterfeit products, special 301 reports

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Shuffling Through the Bargain Bin: Real Estate Holdings of Public Firms

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2019
Irem Demirci, Umit G. Gurun and Erkan Yönder
Nova School of Business and Economics, University of Texas at Dallas and John Molson School of Business, Concordia University
Downloads 138 (247,378)
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Bank loan, collateral discount, real estate transactions, foreign demand

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Investment in a Smaller World: The Implications of Air Travel for Investors and Firms

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2020
Zhi Da, Umit G. Gurun, Bin Li and Mitch Warachka
University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Houston - Department of Accountancy & Taxation and Chapman University
Downloads 134 (253,200)
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Air Travel, Local Bias, Diversification, Cost of Equity

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The Short Horizon Predictive Content of Aggregate Earnings

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
William M. Cready and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas
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Corporate Earnings, Excess Aggregate Market Return, Analyst Recommendations

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Too Many Managers: Strategic Use of Titles to Avoid Overtime Payments

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jan 2021
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and N. Bugra Ozel
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 104 (304,001)

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Manager Titles, Overtime, Strategic Use

Don't Take Their Word For It: The Misclassification of Bond Mutual Funds

Proceedings of Paris December 2020 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Oct 2020
Huaizhi Chen, Lauren Cohen and Umit G. Gurun
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 52 (454,447)
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Don't Take Their Word for it: The Misclassification of Bond Mutual Funds

NBER Working Paper No. w26423
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2021
Huaizhi Chen, Lauren Cohen and Umit G. Gurun
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of Texas at Dallas
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'Troll' Check? A Proposal for Administrative Review of Patent Litigation

97 Boston University Law Review 1775 (2017), U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper E576
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 15 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2017
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
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Patents, Patent Trolls, Patent Litigation Review Board, Opportunistic Patent Litigation

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'Troll' Check? A Proposal for Administrative Review of Patent Litigation - Online Appendix

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard University
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Patents, Patent Trolls, Patent Litigation Review Board, Opportunistic Patent Litigation

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Resident Networks and Firm Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w18312
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Aug 2012
Lauren Cohen, Umit G. Gurun and Christopher J. Malloy
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), University of Texas at Dallas and Harvard Business School
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Lenders' Response to Peer and Customer Restatements

Contemporary Accounting Research, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2018
Posted: 30 Jul 2018
Rebecca Files and Umit G. Gurun
University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas

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Restatements, Bank Loans, Contagion Effects, Supply Chain

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Do Funds Follow Post-Earnings Announcement Drift?

Journal of Derivatives & Hedge Funds (2012) 18, 236–253. doi:10.1057/jdhf.2012.11
Posted: 09 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2012
Ali Coskun and Umit G. Gurun
Bogazici University - Department of Management and University of Texas at Dallas

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Post Earnings Announcement Drift, Arbitrage Risk

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Anticipatory and Implementation Effects of FIN 46 on the Behavior of Different Market Participants

Asia-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Economics, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2012
Posted: 18 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2017
Umit G. Gurun, Alina Lerman and Joshua Ronen
University of Texas at Dallas, University of Connecticut - Department of Accounting and New York University (NYU) - Department of Accounting

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Consolidation, FIN 46, FIN 46R, SFAS 167, Variable Interest Entity, Information Risk