WORKING PAPERS

“Buying the Verdict” (with Umit Gurun)

2017

“IQ from IP: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice” (with Huaizhi Chen, Umit Gurun, Dong Lou, and Christopher Malloy)

2017

The Impact of Forced Migration on Modern Cities: Evidence from 1930s Crop Failures (with Christopher Malloy and Quoc Nguyen)

2017

“Mini West Virginias: Corporations as Government Dependents” (with Christopher Malloy)

2014

Shielded Innovation (with Umit Gurun and Scott Kominers)

2015

“Lazy Prices” (with Christopher Malloy and Quoc Nguyen)

2017

  • Winner of the First Prize, Chicago Quantitative Alliance Academic Paper Competition
  • Winner of the Jack Treynor Prize for superior work in the field of investment management and financial markets, sponsored by the Q-Group (The Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance)
  • Winner of the First Prize of the Hillcrest Behavioral Finance Paper Competition

“Playing Favorites: How Firms Prevent the Revelation of Bad News” (with Dong Lou and Christopher Malloy)

2017

  • Winner of the First Prize, Crowell Memorial Award for Best Paper in Quantitative Investments, PanAgora Asset Management

“Patent Trolls: Evidence from Targeted Firms” (with Umit Gurun and Scott Kominers)

2017

  • Cited in the United States Federal Trade Commission Report on Patent Assertion Entities