The chapters in this Ph.D. thesis explore three key issues on the topic of active investing. The first chapter discusses how to empirically test rational asset pricing models developed to explain asset pricing anomalies. The second chapter analyzes the costs and benefits of taking short positions when executing anomaly investing in equities. Finally, the third chapter analyzes the usefulness of shareholder meetings and voting outcomes for predicting stock returns.
|Qualification||Doctor of Philosophy|
|Award date||24 Jun 2019|
|Place of Publication||Tilburg|
|Print ISBNs||978 90 5668 594 2|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|