Roman Kräussl

Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance

Professor of Finance

L-1511 Luxembourg

Luxembourg

Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Visiting Fellow

Stanford, CA 94305

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (42)

1.

Does It Pay to Invest in Art? A Selection-Corrected Returns Perspective

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 29, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
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Art investing, Alternative Assets, Selection bias, Illiquidity, Portfolio Choice, Asset Allocation, MCMC

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Is Gender in the Eye of the Beholder? Identifying Cultural Attitudes with Art Auction Prices

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Feb 2020
University of Oxford, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Finance Discipline Group - UTS Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
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Art, Auction, Gender, Culture, Inequality

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Risk and Return Characteristics of Islamic Equity Funds

Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2011
Roman Kräussl and Raphie Hayat
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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Islamic equity funds; risk-return characteristics; alternative investments; ethical investing; Islamic finance

Risk and Expected Returns of Private Equity Investments: Evidence Based on Market Prices

Review of Financial Studies, Vol. 28, No. 12, 2015
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Emory University - Department of Finance, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Private equity; risk-return characteristics; funds of funds

Risk and Expected Returns of Private Equity Investments: Evidence Based on Market Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w15335
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Emory University - Department of Finance, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance
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Emerging Art Markets

Emerging Markets Review, Vol. 11, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2020
Roman Kräussl and Robin Logher
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Finance
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Art market index, Art investments, Art finance, Alternative assets, Portfolio allocation

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Blockchain, Fractional Ownership, and the Future of Creative Work

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Amy Whitaker and Roman Kräussl
New York University and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
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value creation and capture, art market, property rights, investment management, blockchain, venture funding

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A Call on Art Investments

Review of Derivatives Research, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2012.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Feb 2020
Roman Kräussl and Christian Wiehenkamp
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Art Market, Art Index, Alternative Investments, Option Pricing

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Is There a Bubble in the Art Market?

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 35, 2016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2014 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Roman Kräussl, Thorsten Lehnert and Nicolas Martelin
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg and Luxembourg School of Finance
Downloads 734 (40,745)
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Art market, Alternative investments, Speculative bubbles, Explosive behavior

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Biased Auctioneers

HEC Paris Research Paper No. FIN-2019-1332, 10th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (ENPC), Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and HEC Paris - Finance Department
Downloads 670 (46,082)
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art, auctions, experts, asset valuation, biases, machine learning, computer vision

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Institutional Investors and Infrastructure Investing

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 18-42
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 24 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2021
Aleksandar Andonov, Roman Kräussl and Joshua D. Rauh
University of Amsterdam, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Infrastructure, Public Pension Funds, Institutional Investors, ESG regulation

The Subsidy to Infrastructure as an Asset Class

NBER Working Paper No. w25045
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Aleksandar Andonov, Roman Kräussl and Joshua D. Rauh
University of Amsterdam, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 20 (629,057)
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Institutional Investors and Infrastructure Investing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP15946
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Aleksandar Andonov, Roman Kräussl and Joshua D. Rauh
University of Amsterdam, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Credit Cycles and Macro Fundamentals

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2011
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and Tinbergen Institute
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Credit cycles, Business cycles, Bank lending conditions, Unobserved component models, Intensity models

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Cash Flow and Discount Rate Risk in Up and Down Markets: What is Actually Priced?

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 47, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2013
Mahmoud Botshekan, Roman Kräussl and Andre Lucas
University of Isfahan - Faculty of Administrative Sciences and Economics, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
Downloads 396 (88,444)
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Asset pricing, beta, downside risk, upside risk, cash flow risk, discount rate risk

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The Performance of Marketplace Lenders: Evidence from Lending Club Payment Data

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Luxembourg School of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
Downloads 372 (95,138)
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Marketplace lending, household finance, financial intermediation, financial innovation, competition

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Implied Volatility Sentiment: A Tale of Two Tails

Revised version: Forthcoming, Quantitative Finance. This version: Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 17-002/IV
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2019
Luiz F. F. Felix, Roman Kräussl and Philip A. Stork
APG Asset Management, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
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Sentiment, implied volatility skew, equity-risk premium, reversals, predictability, momentum crashes

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Doing Good Deeds in Times of Need: A Strategic Perspective on Corporate Disaster Donations

Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 32, No. 9, 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2013
Alan Muller and Roman Kräussl
University of Amsterdam Business School and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
Downloads 342 (104,570)
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corporate philantrophy, firm value, disasters, Hurricane Katrina, social irresponsibility

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The Validity of Hedonic Models for Estimating Heterogeneous Assets Returns

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Mar 2019
Roman Kräussl, Thorsten Lehnert and Ali NasserEddine
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Alternative Investments, Hedonic Regression, Repeat-Sales Regression

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Blockholder Dispersion and Firm Value

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 17, No. 5, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2011
Sander Konijn, Roman Kräussl and Andre Lucas
VU University Amsterdam, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics
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Corporate Governance, Ownership Structure, Multiple Blockholder, Firm Value

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Washington Meets Wall Street: A Closer Examination of the Presidential Cycle Puzzle

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 43, 2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2014
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics, De Nederlandsche Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and VU University Amsterdam, PGO-IM
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political economy, inefficient markets, market anomalies, calendar effects

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Do Credit Rating Agencies Add to the Dynamics of Emerging Market Crises?

Journal of Financial Stability, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2005
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2012
Roman Kräussl
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
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Sovereign Risk, Credit Ratings, Financial Crises

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Media, Sentiment and Market Performance in the Long Run

European Journal of Finance, Vol. 23, No. 11, 2017
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Roman Kräussl and Elizaveta Mirgorodskaya
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and VU University Amsterdam
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Investor behavior; News media sentiment; Financial market crises; Pricing bubbles; Framing effects

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Revisiting the Home Bias Puzzle: Downside Equity Risk

Journal of International Money and Finance, Vol. 26, No. 7, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2011
Rachel A.J. Pownall and Roman Kräussl
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
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Asset Pricing, Home Bias, Downside Risk, Prospect Theory

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Reliability and Relevance of Fair Values: Private Equity Investments and Investee Fundamentals

Review of Accounting Studies, Forthcoming, George Mason University School of Business Research Paper No. 18-11, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 18-10
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2019
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Accounting Area, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, George Mason University and Bocconi University
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Fair value, private equity, relevance and reliability

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The 2011 European Short Sale Ban: A Cure or a Curse?

Journal of Financial Stability, Vol. 25, 2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Luiz F. F. Felix, Roman Kräussl and Philip A. Stork
APG Asset Management, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
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Short sale ban; jump risk; risk-neutral density; implied volatility skew; contagion risk

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Single Stock Call Options as Lottery Tickets: Overpricing and Investor Sentiment

Forthcoming in Journal of Behavioral Finance
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Luiz F. F. Felix, Roman Kräussl and Philip A. Stork
APG Asset Management, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
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Cumulative prospect theory; investor sentiment; risk-neutral densities; call options

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Has Europe Been Catching Up? An Industry Level Analysis of Venture Capital Success Over 1985-2009

European Financial Management, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 May 2011 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2013
Roman Kräussl and Stefan Krause
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division
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Venture capital, private equity, entrepreneurial activity, performance gap

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The Search for Yield: Implications to Alternative Investments

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 44, 2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Roman Kräussl, Thorsten Lehnert and Kalle Rinne
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
Downloads 185 (193,299)
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Alternative investments, hedge funds, commodities, the search for yield

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Is Venture Capital Really a Local Business? Evidence from U.S. Cross-Border Investment

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Aug 2015
Robert Wuebker, Roman Kräussl and William Schulze
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and University of Utah
Downloads 152 (228,472)
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Venture Capital, Entrepreneurial Finance, Internationalization, Cross-Border Investment

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Predictable Biases in Macroeconomic Forecasts and Their Impact Across Asset Classes

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Luiz F. F. Felix, Roman Kräussl and Philip A. Stork
APG Asset Management, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics
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Anchoring; Rational Bias; Economic Surprises; Predictability; Stocks, Bonds; Currencies; Commodities; Machine learning

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Dark Trading and Financial Markets Stability

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2021
Jorge Goncalves, Roman Kräussl and Vladimir Levin
University of Luxembourg, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Market microstructure, financial market stability, mini-flash crash, dark trading, speed bump, investor protection

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Modifier words in the financial press and investor expectations

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 138, 2017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 22 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
VU University Amsterdam, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and VU University Amsterdam
Downloads 133 (254,429)
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news media, investment decisions, sentiment, reference point

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The Value of Corporate Philanthropy During Times of Crisis: The Sensegiving Effect of Employee Involvement

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 103, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2013
Alan Muller and Roman Kräussl
University of Amsterdam Business School and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
Downloads 125 (266,559)
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corporate philanthropy, employee involvement, firm value, Hurricane Katrina, sensegiving

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Risk Aversion Under Preference Uncertainty

Finance Research Letters, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
Roman Kräussl, Andre Lucas and Arjen Siegmann
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - School of Business and Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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risk aversion, preference uncertainty, risk-taking, optimal asset allocation

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The European Sovereign Debt Crisis: What Have We Learned?

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 38(A), 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Roman Kräussl, Thorsten Lehnert and Denitsa Stefanova
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg and Luxembourg School of Finance
Downloads 106 (299,871)
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Sovereign debt crisis, systemic risk, contagion, bank bail-outs, financial regulation

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The Winner's Curse on Art Markets

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Feb 2020
Roman Kräussl and Elizaveta Mirgorodskaya
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and VU University Amsterdam
Downloads 104 (303,776)

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Overreaction, winner's curse, pricing estimates, repeat sale, auction, art market

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Euro Crash Risk

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 38(A), 2016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Roman Kräussl, Thorsten Lehnert and Sigita Senulyte
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Luxembourg and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Sovereign debt crisis, News announcements, Euro value, Euro crash risk

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Toward a Pecking Order Theory of Strategic Resource Deployment

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Aug 2015
University of Utah, University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance
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Resource Acquisition, Dynamic Capabilities, Venture Capital, Pecking Order Theory

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An Analysis of the Effects of the Severance Payment Reform on Credit to Italian SMEs

Journal of Financial Economic Policy, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2011
Riccardo Calcagno, Roman Kräussl and Chiara Monticone
Politecnico di Torino, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
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severance indemnities, moral hazard, credit constraints, SMEs

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Gendered Prices

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 25 Jan 2021
University of Oxford, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, Finance Discipline Group - UTS Business School and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
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Law of One Price, Bias, Art, Gender, Auction, Culture, Inequality

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Signaling or Marketing? The Role of Discount Control Mechanisms

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2019
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance and Luxembourg School of Finance
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Closed-End Funds, Discount, Signaling, Repurchases, Continuation Vote

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The Fine Art of Financing: The Jpmorgan Private Bank and Lending Against Art

Darden Case No. UVA-F-1760
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 May 2017 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2018
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and HEC Paris - Finance Department
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investment asset, art, illiquid assets, investment vehicles, video

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Strategic Bias and Popularity Effect in the Prediction of Economic Surprises

Forthcoming, Journal of Forecasting
Posted: 28 Jan 2021
Luiz F. F. Felix, Roman Kräussl and Philip A. Stork
APG Asset Management, Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics

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Strategic bias, skewness, economic surprises, predictability, forecast error.

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Has Europe Been Catching Up? An Industry Level Analysis of Venture Capital Success Over 1985–2009

European Financial Management, Vol. 20, Issue 1, pp. 179-205, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Dec 2013
Roman Kräussl and Stefan Krause
Universite du Luxembourg - Department of Finance and Banque de France - Economic Study and Research Division
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venture capital, private equity, entrepreneurial activity, performance gap