Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis


The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA) is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December by the Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of Washington in cooperation with the Arizona State University W. P. Carey School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School.

The JFQA publishes theoretical and empirical research in financial economics. Topics include corporate finance, investments, capital and security markets, and quantitative methods of particular relevance to financial researchers.

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Winners of the 2016 Sharpe Award

Announcing the Winners of the JFQA 2016 William F. Sharpe Best Paper Award   The William F. Sharpe Award for Scholarship in Financial Research recognizes researchers who, through their articles published in the JFQA, have most contributed to our understanding of important areas of financial economics. Nominees for the Sharpe...
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