Dr Alok Kumar

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professorial Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

International Appointments

Publications

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2020

Prozac for depressed states? Effect of mood on local economic recessions

V Chhaochharia, G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2020), Vol. 38, pp. 245-274, Review of financial economics, Chicheser, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Heterogeneous beliefs and return volatility around seasoned equity offerings

A Hibbert, Q Kang, A Kumar, S Mishra

(2020), pp. 1-19, Journal of Financial Economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2019

Income hedging, dynamic style preferences, and return predictability

J Addoum, S Delikouras, G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2019), Vol. 74, pp. 2055-2106, Journal of finance, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

An analyst by any other surname: surname favorability and market reaction to analyst forecasts

J Jung, A Kumar, S Lim, C Yoo

(2019), Vol. 67, pp. 306-335, Journal of accounting and economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Mood, firm behavior, and aggregate economic outcomes

V Chhaochharia, D Kim, G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2019), Vol. 132, pp. 427-450, Journal of financial economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Underreaction to political information and price momentum

J Addoum, S Delikouras, D Ke, A Kumar

(2019), Vol. 48, pp. 773-804, Financial management, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Investor sophistication and asset prices

G Korniotis, A Kumar, J Page

(2019), pp. 1-23, Review of financial economics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Has local informational advantage disappeared?

G Bernile, A Kumar, J Sulaeman, Q Wang

(2019), Vol. 37, pp. 38-60, Review of Financial Economics, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Predicting hedge fund performance when fund returns are skewed

A Heuson, M Hutchinson, A Kumar

(2019), Financial Management, C1-1

journal article
2017

Stature, obesity, and portfolio choice

J Addoum, G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2017), Vol. 63, pp. 3393-3413, Management science, Catonsville, Md., C1-1

journal article

Network analysis of search dynamics: the case of stock habitats

A Leung, A Agarwal, P Konana, A Kumar

(2017), Vol. 63, pp. 2667-2687, Management science, Catonsville, Md., C1-1

journal article

Cosearch attention and stock return predictability in supply chains

A Agarwal, A Leung, P Konana, A Kumar

(2017), Vol. 28, pp. 265-288, Information systems research, Catonsville, Md., C1-1

journal article

Political climate, optimism, and investment decisions

Y Bonaparte, A Kumar, J Page

(2017), Vol. 34, pp. 69-94, Journal of financial markets, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2016

Political sentiment and predictable returns

J Addoum, A Kumar

(2016), Vol. 29, pp. 3471-3518, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Gambling and comovement

A Kumar, J Page, O Spalt

(2016), Vol. 51, pp. 85-111, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Analysts, macroeconomic news, and the benefit of active in-house economists

A Hugon, A Kumar, A Lin

(2016), Vol. 91, pp. 513-534, Accounting review, Sarasota, Fla., C1-1

journal article

Political contributions and analyst behavior

D Jiang, A Kumar, K Law

(2016), Vol. 21, pp. 37-88, Review of accounting studies, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal article
2015

Political values, culture, and corporate litigation

I Hutton, D Jiang, A Kumar

(2015), Vol. 61, pp. 2905-2925, Management science, Hanover, Md., C1-1

journal article

Local business cycles and local liquidity

G Bernile, G Korniotis, A Kumar, Q Wang

(2015), Vol. 50, pp. 987-1010, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

What's in a name? Mutual fund flows when managers have foreign-sounding names

A Kumar, A Niessen-Ruenzi, O Spalt

(2015), Vol. 28, pp. 2281-2321, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Home away from home: geography of information and local investors

G Bernile, A Kumar, J Sulaeman

(2015), Vol. 28, pp. 2009-2049, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Weather-induced mood, institutional investors, and stock returns

W Goetzmann, D Kim, A Kumar, Q Wang

(2015), Vol. 28, pp. 73-111, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2014

Corporate policies of republican managers

I Hutton, D Jiang, A Kumar

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 1279-1310, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Deviations from norms and informed trading

A Kumar, J Page

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 1005-1037, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Income hedging and portfolio decisions

Y Bonaparte, G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2014), Vol. 113, pp. 300-324, Journal of financial economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2013

Information valuation and confirmation bias in virtual communities: evidence from stock message boards

J Park, P Konana, B Gu, A Kumar, R Raghunathan

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 1050-1067, Information systems research, Providence, R.I., C1-1

journal article

Speculative retail trading and asset prices

B Han, A Kumar

(2013), Vol. 48, pp. 377-404, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Do portfolio distortions reflect superior information or psychological biases?

G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2013), Vol. 48, pp. 1-45, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

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State-level business cycles and local return predictability

G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2013), Vol. 68, pp. 1037-1096, Journal of finance, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Investor sentiment and return comovements: evidence from stock splits and headquarters changes

A Kumar, J Page, O Spalt

(2013), Vol. 17, pp. 921-953, Review of finance, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Political activism, information costs, and stock market participation

Y Bonaparte, A Kumar

(2013), Vol. 107, pp. 760-786, Journal of financial economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2012

Local investors and corporate governance

V Chhaochharia, A Kumar, A Niessen-Ruenzi

(2012), Vol. 54, pp. 42-67, Journal of accounting and economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2011

Do older investors make better investment decisions?

G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2011), Vol. 93, pp. 244-265, Review of economics and statistics, Cambridge, Mass., C1-1

journal article

Behavioral biases of mutual fund investors

W Bailey, A Kumar, D Ng

(2011), Vol. 102, pp. 1-27, Journal of financial economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Religious beliefs, gambling attitudes, and financial market outcomes

A Kumar, J Page, O Spalt

(2011), Vol. 102, pp. 671-708, Journal of financial economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Do behavioral biases adversely affect the macro-economy?

G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2011), Vol. 24, pp. 1513-1559, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2010

Cognitive abilities and financial decisions

G Korniotis, A Kumar

(2010), pp. 559-576, Behavioral finance: investors, corporations, and markets, Hoboken, N.J., B1-1

book chapter

Self-selection and the forecasting abilities of female equity analysts

A Kumar

(2010), Vol. 48, pp. 393-435, Journal of accounting research, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

The idiosyncratic volatility puzzle: time trend or speculative episodes?

M Brandt, A Brav, J Graham, A Kumar

(2010), Vol. 23, pp. 863-899, Review of financial studies, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2009

Hard-to-value stocks, behavioral biases, and informed trading

A Kumar

(2009), Vol. 44, pp. 1375-1401, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

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Dynamic style preferences of individual investors and stock returns

A Kumar

(2009), Vol. 44, pp. 607-640, Journal of financial and quantitative analysis, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Who gambles in the stock market?

A Kumar

(2009), Vol. 64, pp. 1889-1933, Journal of finance, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article
2008

Equity portfolio diversification

W Goetzmann, A Kumar

(2008), Vol. 12, pp. 433-463, Review of finance, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

How do decision frames influence the stock investment choices of individual investors?

A Kumar, S Lim

(2008), Vol. 54, pp. 1052-1064, Management science, Hanover, Md., C1-1

journal article

Foreign investments of U.S. individual investors: causes and consequences

W Bailey, A Kumar, D Ng

(2008), Vol. 54, pp. 443-459, Management science, Hanover, Md., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report