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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 40 Citations 36,252 81 World Ranking 1137 National Ranking 709

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Hedge fund
  • Capitalism

His primary scientific interests are in Financial economics, Monetary economics, Behavioral economics, Arbitrage and Equity. His research integrates issues of Mergers and acquisitions, Equity risk and Ask price in his study of Financial economics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Debt, Private equity secondary market, Equity capital markets, Private equity firm and Valuation in addition to Monetary economics.

His study looks at the intersection of Behavioral economics and topics like Stock market with Sample. His Arbitrage study combines topics in areas such as Volatility, Relative price and Rate of return. Malcolm Baker has included themes like Dividend and Market sentiment in his Rate of return study.

His most cited work include:

  • INVESTOR SENTIMENT AND THE CROSS-SECTION OF STOCK RETURNS (2480 citations)
  • Market Timing and Capital Structure (2163 citations)
  • Investor Sentiment in the Stock Market (1572 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Financial economics, Monetary economics, Equity, Stock market and Dividend. His Financial economics research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Bond, Econometrics, Behavioral economics and Corporate finance. Malcolm Baker has researched Monetary economics in several fields, including Arbitrage, Earnings, Equity risk and Debt.

In general Equity study, his work on Equity issuance often relates to the realm of Predictive power, thereby connecting several areas of interest. His Stock market study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Ask price, Mergers and acquisitions, Reference price and Shareholder. In his study, Finance, Proxy and Valuation is strongly linked to Incentive, which falls under the umbrella field of Dividend.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Financial economics (72.02%)
  • Monetary economics (63.21%)
  • Equity (31.09%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2020)?

  • Monetary economics (63.21%)
  • Financial economics (72.02%)
  • Cost of capital (16.58%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Monetary economics, Financial economics, Cost of capital, Weighted average cost of capital and Capital structure are his primary areas of study. His Monetary economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Equity, Equity risk, Stock market, Market reaction and Earnings. The various areas that he examines in his Equity study include Leverage and Corporate finance.

His Financial economics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Private equity and Econometrics. His Cost of equity study in the realm of Cost of capital interacts with subjects such as Systematic risk. The concepts of his Portfolio construction study are interwoven with issues in Volatility and Statistics.

Between 2012 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Do Strict Capital Requirements Raise the Cost of Capital? Bank Regulation, Capital Structure and the Low Risk Anomaly (74 citations)
  • Financing the Response to Climate Change: The Pricing and Ownership of U.S. Green Bonds (47 citations)
  • Financing the Response to Climate Change: The Pricing and Ownership of U.S. Green Bonds (47 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Finance
  • Statistics
  • Hedge fund

Malcolm Baker spends much of his time researching Monetary economics, Weighted average cost of capital, Cost of capital, Financial economics and Economic capital. His Monetary economics study combines topics in areas such as Dividend, Cash, Receipt and Equity. His work deals with themes such as Share price and Stock market, which intersect with Equity.

His work carried out in the field of Weighted average cost of capital brings together such families of science as Capital requirement and Cost of equity. His Financial economics study frequently draws connections to adjacent fields such as Bond. His Capital adequacy ratio research extends to Economic capital, which is thematically connected.

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Best Publications

Market Timing and Capital Structure

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Journal of Finance (2002)

5250 Citations

INVESTOR SENTIMENT AND THE CROSS-SECTION OF STOCK RETURNS

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Journal of Finance (2006)

5182 Citations

Investor Sentiment in the Stock Market

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (2007)

3336 Citations

When Does the Market Matter? Stock Prices and the Investment of Equity-Dependent Firms

Malcolm Baker;Jeremy C. Stein;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Quarterly Journal of Economics (2003)

1804 Citations

A Catering Theory of Dividends

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Journal of Finance (2004)

1789 Citations

Market liquidity as a sentiment indicator

Malcolm Baker;Jeremy C. Stein;Jeremy C. Stein.
Journal of Financial Markets (2004)

1608 Citations

The Equity Share in New Issues and Aggregate Stock Returns

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Journal of Finance (2000)

1478 Citations

Global, local, and contagious investor sentiment.

Malcolm Baker;Jeffrey Wurgler;Yu Yuan.
Journal of Financial Economics (2009)

871 Citations

Benchmarks as Limits to Arbitrage: Understanding the Low-Volatility Anomaly

Malcolm Baker;Brendan Bradley;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Financial Analysts Journal (2011)

870 Citations

Behavioral Corporate Finance

Malcolm Baker;Richard S. Ruback;Jeffrey Wurgler.
Handbook of Empirical Corporate Finance (2007)

795 Citations

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