In the 15 months since Madhav V. Rajan took over the deanship of the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, Booth has won yet another Nobel Prize for a faculty member and landed in first place in U.S.
Elon Musk wants to take Tesla Inc private, but some of his big investors may not be able to follow. Most passive funds would have to drop Tesla if it were removed from stock indexes, experts said on Monday.
For this report, Elsevier drew on its expertise in mining the Scopus abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature to comprehensively evaluate two gender-based aspects of the global research enterprise: (1) the landscape of global researchers—their publication productivity, imp
As ESG methods gain wider acceptance within the investment community, there is a need for transparent and unbiased benchmarks to help understand the connection between ESG metrics and portfolio performance.
In a paper “Do Stocks Outperform Treasury Bills?” Professor Hendrik Bessembinder shows, using CRSP historical data, that most of the wealth created by the stock market since 1926 can be accounted by just a few stocks throughout the history. In fact, as of December 2019 data, the top 50 companies have created over 40% of total wealth.
As CRSP celebrates 10 years of Investable Indexes, we look back on a most extraordinary year in the financial industry. In reviewing the state of the CRSP Market Indexes (“CRSPMI”) product suite, we want to put 2020 into historical perspective, and the following is a summary of notable events which utilize those CRSPMI benchmarks that most accurately represent the market, as well as the various capitalization and style metrics.