Alejandro Bernales

Universidad de Chile

Associate Professor

Diagonal Paraguay 257

Santiago

Chile

http://www.alejandrobernales.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Algorithmic and High Frequency Trading in Dynamic Limit Order Markets

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2019
Alejandro Bernales
Universidad de Chile
Downloads 629 (50,261)
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Informational advantage; trading speed advantage; limit order market; market quality; welfare.

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Can We Forecast the Implied Volatility Surface Dynamics of Equity Options? Predictability and Economic Value Tests

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Nov 2013
Alejandro Bernales and Massimo Guidolin
Universidad de Chile and Bocconi University - Department of Finance
Downloads 459 (74,669)
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Equity options, Index options, Implied volatility surface, Predictability, Trading strategies

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What Do We Know About Individual Equity Options?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2019
Universidad de Chile, Essex Business School, University of Kent and University of Kent, Kent Business School
Downloads 258 (141,685)
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equity options, empirical studies, literature survey

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Learning How to Smile: Can Rational Learning Explain the Predictable Dynamics in the Implied Volatility Surface?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Nov 2013
Alejandro Bernales and Massimo Guidolin
Universidad de Chile and Bocconi University - Department of Finance
Downloads 175 (203,574)
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option pricing, rational learning, Bayesian updating, implied volatility, predictability.

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Implied Correlation and Market Returns

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Feb 2016
Alejandro Bernales and Marcela Valenzuela
Universidad de Chile and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
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Make-Take Decisions under High-Frequency Trading Competition

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2019
Alejandro Bernales
Universidad de Chile
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make-take decisions, high-frequency trading competition, limit order market, market quality, welfare

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The Success of Option Listings

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2019
Alejandro Bernales
Universidad de Chile
Downloads 125 (267,475)
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stock options, option listings, asymmetric information, adoption rates, option volume, open interest

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Trader Competition in Fragmented Markets: Liquidity Supply versus Picking-off Risk

SAFE Working Paper No. 234
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2020
Universidad de Chile, University of Chile, Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and University of Vienna - Department of Finance
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Fragmentation, Competition, Liquidity, Price Efficiency

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The Effect of Environmental Policies on Risk Reductions in Energy Generation

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2020
Universidad de Chile, University of Chile, University of Chile, Imperial College London and Central Bank of Chile
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Environmental Policy; Risk Reduction; Energy Generation; Optimal Expansion Planning; Renewable Generation.

10.

Thinly Traded Securities and Risk Management

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2013
Alejandro Bernales, Diether W. Beuermann and Gonzalo Cortazar
Universidad de Chile, University of Maryland - College Park and Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
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Incomplete Panels, Kalman Filter, Market Risk, Risk Management, Thin Trading, Value-at-Risk

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Learning and Index Option Returns

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Aug 2018
Universidad de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and Queen Mary, University of London, School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 90 (337,357)
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Put Option Returns, Equilibrium Model, Partial Information, Learning, Structural Breaks

Learning and Index Option Returns

Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Forthcoming
Posted: 12 Nov 2018
Universidad de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and Queen Mary, University of London, School of Economics and Finance

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Put Option Returns, Equilibrium Model, Partial Information, Learning, Structural Breaks

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Speculative Bubbles under Supply Constraints, Background Risk and Investment Fraud in the Art Market

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2020
Alejandro Bernales, Lorenzo Reus and Víctor Valdenegro
Universidad de Chile, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez and University of Chile
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Art Markets, Speculative Bubbles, Investment Fraud, Background Risk, Asset Supply Constraints

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Learning and Forecasts about Option Returns through the Volatility Risk Premium

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Alejandro Bernales, Louisa Chen and Marcela Valenzuela
Universidad de Chile, University of Sussex and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Downloads 46 (471,891)
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Option Returns, Volatility Risk Premium, Bayesian Learning, Predictability, Dynamic Equilibrium Model

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Do Investors Follow the Herd in Option Markets?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Alejandro Bernales, Thanos Verousis and Nikolaos Voukelatos
Universidad de Chile, Essex Business School and University of Kent
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Herding, Cross-Sectional Dispersion, Options

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Collateralized-Uncollateralized Funding Decision in Money Markets

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 27 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2019
Alejandro Bernales, Carlos Cañón and Nicolás Garrido
Universidad de Chile, Banco de México and University of Chile
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money markets, collateralized funding, uncollateralized funding, systemic risk

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Bid-Ask Spread and Liquidity Searching Behaviour of Informed Investors in Option Markets

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Alejandro Bernales, Carlos Cañón and Thanos Verousis
Universidad de Chile, Banco de México and Essex Business School
Downloads 32 (537,170)
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stock options, option listings, informed trading

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CVaR Constrained Planning of Renewable Generation with Consideration of System Inertial Response, Reserve Services and Demand Participation

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Andrés Inzunza, Rodrigo Moreno, Alejandro Bernales and Hugh Rudnick
University of Chile, Imperial College London, Universidad de Chile and Pontifical Catholic University of Chile - School of Engineering
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Mean-Risk Electricity Generation Investment, Generation Technologies Portfolios, Frequency Response and Reserves, Power System Economics, Power System Security