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Coverage of research supported by the Jacobs Levy Center and other news.


Behind the Markets: Interview with Ray Ball
Wharton Business Radio on SiriusXM | September 27, 2019

Behind the Markets: Interviews with Matthew Ringgenberg and Mihail Velikov
Wharton Business Radio on SiriusXM | September 27, 2019

Why a 1968 Paper Still Influences Modern Asset Management
Knowledge@Wharton | September 26, 2019

Wharton-Jacobs Levy quant prize to honor 2 accounting professors
Pensions & Investments | September 16, 2019

Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize to Honor Ray Ball and Philip Brown for Financial Innovation at September Conference
Press Release | September 10, 2019

Family Firms and the Stock Market Performance of Acquisitions and Divestitures
Harvard Law School Forum | January 29, 2019
Research: Emilie Feldman


The benefits of shadow banking in accommodating larger retirement needs
Vox CEPR Policy Portal | October 19, 2018
Research: Guillermo Ordonez

Shiller versus Siegel: Are Stocks Too High?
Advisor Perspectives | September 28, 2018

What Causes Financial Crises?
Knowledge@Wharton | September 25, 2018

Shiller, Siegel And Greenwood Discuss Valuations, Bubbles And More
Seeking Alpha | September 19, 2018

Siegel vs. Shiller: Is the Stock Market Overvalued?
Knowledge@Wharton | September 18, 2018

Shiller: The market is experiencing ‘irrational exuberance’
Yahoo! Finance | September 15, 2018

After the crash came the longest bull market ever. What now?
CNN Money | September 14, 2018

Nobel Prize winner Shiller sees ‘bad times in the stock market’ ahead
CNBC | September 14, 2018

Are Stock Prices Too Low or Too High? Siegel vs. Shiller
ThinkAdvisor | September 14, 2018

Behind the Markets
SiriusXM | September 14, 2018

Wharton’s Jacobs Levy Center to Revisit Peak of Global Financial Crisis, 10 Years Later, at Annual Conference
Press Release | August 29, 2018


Is Value Investing Really in the Doldrums?
Knowledge@Wharton | November 3, 2017
Chris Geczy

Ross honored with quantitative innovation prize
Pensions & Investments | September 18, 2017

Behind the Markets: Live from the 2017 Conference
Wharton Business Radio | September 15, 2017
Interviews with Nikolai Roussanov and Richard Roll

Behind the Markets: 2017 Conference Preview
Wharton Business Radio | September 8, 2017
Interview with Chris Geczy

Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize to Honor Stephen Ross for Financial Innovation at September Conference
Wharton News | September 1, 2017
Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize

How the Father of Arbitrage Pricing Theory Influenced Wall Street
Knowledge@Wharton | August 29, 2017
Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize

What Money Managers Miss in Currency Carry Trades
Knowledge@Wharton | July 11, 2017
Jacobs Levy Center Research Paper Prizes


What Are the Economic Benefits of the Shale Oil Boom?
Knowledge@Wharton | July 8, 2016
Research: Nikolai Roussanov

Yahoo sale could still draw Softbank, Alibaba
USA Today | July 7, 2016
Research: Emilie Feldman

At the Whiteboard with Chris Geczy
Wharton Magazine | Spring 2016
Chris Geczy

Behind the Markets | May 20, 2016
Events: Spring 2016 Forum

Tracking Mutual Funds: What Drives Performance?
Knowledge@Wharton | May 10, 2016
Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize

William F. Sharpe awarded Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize
Pensions & Investments | May 10, 2016
Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize

Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for Quantitative Financial Innovation to be Awarded to Nobel Laureate William F. Sharpe at 2016 Spring Forum
Wharton News | May 9, 2016
Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize

What Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average (and Why Should I Care)?
Time Online | May 9, 2016
Chris Geczy


Selling the Golden-Egg Goose
The New Yorker | November 23, 2015
Research: Emilie Feldman

Bloomberg Surveillance Radio | September 2015
Chris Geczy

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your Stock Portfolio
GOBankingRates | August 16, 2015
Chris Geczy

Opinion: 12 market-beating stocks from a 214-year-old strategy

MarketWatch | July 10, 2015
Chris Geczy

Building a Better Model for Valuing Bonds
Knowledge@Wharton | June 25, 2015
Research: Peter Feldhutter, Christian Heyerdahl-Larsen and Phillip Illeditsch

Can Uncertainty Be a Good Thing for Investors?
Knowledge@Wharton | June 2, 2015
Research: Gill Segal, Ivan Shaliastovich and Amir Yaron

Paper Rewarded in 2015
PhD Fellows: Yasser Boualam

Program Report: International Finance and Macroeconomics
NBER Reporter | 2015
Research: Enrique Mendoza


Scale and Skill among Active Portfolio Managers
NBER Digest | June 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

‘Scale and Skill’: Why It’s Hard for Managed Funds to Beat the Indexers
Knowledge@Wharton | April 29, 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

Managers improve, but scale kills
International Financing Review | February 26, 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

New mutual funds better than older ones?
CNN Money | February 21, 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

Why New Mutual Funds Are Better
The Wall Street Journal | February 21, 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

Bigger Isn’t Always Better On Wall Street
Seeking Alpha | February 19, 2014
Research: Lubos Pastor, Robert Stambaugh and Lucian Taylor

The law of unintended consequences
The Economist | February 8, 2014
Research: Alex Edmans

‘Managerial Myopia’: How CEOs Pump Up Earnings for Their Own Gain
Knowledge@Wharton | February 7, 2014
Research: Alex Edmans


Calculating the Impact of the New Quant Finance Center
Wharton Magazine | Fall 2011

Wharton Celebrates Launch of the Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center
Wharton Blog Network | September 9, 2011

Research Center, Prize to Foster Financial Analysis
The Wall Street Journal | September 7, 2011

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