Best Paper Awards of 2024

Corporate Finance (sponsored by Wharton Research Data Services – WRDS)

Winner: “New Technology and Business Dynamics, by Tom Meling, The Ohio State University, and Hans Hvide, University of Bergen

Runner-up: “Human Capital Reallocation and Agglomeration of Innovation: Evidence from Technological Breakthroughs”, by Jing Xue, Georgia State University

Investments (sponsored by the American Association of Individual Investors – AAII)

Winner:The Cross-section of Subjective Expectations: Understanding Prices and Anomalies”, by Sean Myers, The Wharton School, Ricardo De la O, USC Marshall School of Business, and Xiao Han, Bayes Business School

Runner-up:Competing for Dark Trades”, by Paul Irvine, Texas Christian University, and Egle Karmaziene, Vrije University

The Kuldeep Shastri Outstanding Doctoral Student Paper

Winner: Long Rates, Life Insurers, and Credit Spreads”, by Ziang Li, Princeton University

Runner-up: “The Double-edged Sword of Data Mining: Implications on Asset Pricing and Information Efficiency”, by Shikun (Barry) Ke, Yale University

Runner-up: “Financing Intangibles”, by Bianca He, University of Chicago – Booth