Theory without empirics is empty. Empirics without theory is blind. Immanuel Kant (1724-1804)
Labor Hiring, Investment and Stock Return Predictability in the Cross Section, 2014, with Frederico Belo and Santiago Bazdresch. Journal of Political Economy, 122(1) 129-177 | Online Appendix
Long Run Productivity Risk and Aggregate Investment, 2013, with Jack Favilukis, Journal of Monetary Economics, 60 (6): 737-751. Supersedes the working paper previously circulated as Micro Frictions, Asset Pricing, and Aggregate Implications.
The Inventory Growth Spread, 2012, with Frederico Belo. Review of Financial Studies, 25 (1): 278-313
Endogenous Technological Progress and the Cross Section of Stock Returns, 2012. Journal of Financial Economics, 103 (2): 411-428 [Winner of the Trefftzs Award for the Best Student Paper, WFA 2008]
Wage Rigidity: A Quantitative Solution to Several Asset Pricing Puzzles, May 2015, with Jack Favilukis.
External Equity Financing Shocks, Financial Flows, and Asset Prices, Nov 2014, with Frederico Belo and Fan Yang | Online Appendix.
Does Wage Rigidity Make Firms Riskier? Evidence from Long-Horizon Return Predictability, April 2015, with Jack Favilukis | Online Appendix
Technology Adoption, External Financing Frictions, and the Cross Sectional Returns, December 2014, with Berardino Palazzo
The Elephant in the Room: the Impact of Labor Obligations on Credit Risk, November 2013, with Jack Favilukis
Labor Heterogeneity and Asset Prices: The Importance of Skilled Labor, Nov 2012, with Frederico Belo
Understanding the Behavior of Distressed Stocks, by Boualam, Gomes, and Ward, Minnesota Macro Asset Pricing Conference, 2015
Investment and the Cross-Section of Equity Returns, by Clementi and Palazzo, AFA, 2015
Cultural Proximity and the Processing of Financial Information, by Du, Yu, and Yu, WFA, 2014
A Macroeconomic Foundation for the Equilibrium Term Structure of Interest Rates, by Kung, CICF, 2013
Arbitrage Asymmetry and the Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle, by Stambaugh, Yu, and Yuan, SFS Calvacade, 2013
Interest Rate Swaps and Corporate Default, by Jermann and Yue, Minnesota Macro Asset Pricing Conference, 2013
Fiscal Policy and the Distribution of Consumption Risk, by Croce, Nguyen, and Schmid, Mitsui Finance Symposium, Michigan, 2012
Corporate Investment Over Uncertain Business Cycles, by Dangl and Wu, FIRS 2012
Risk Analysis of Investment-Based Models, Guest Lecture, University of Minnesota, 2010
Innovation and Investment Bubbles, by Langberg and Kumar, Western Finance Association Annual Meetings, 2009
Durability of Output and Expected Stock Returns, by Gomes, Kogan and Yogo, FMG conference on Housing, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, 2009