Richard Hardy's user avatar
Richard Hardy's user avatar
Richard Hardy's user avatar
Richard Hardy
  • Member for 8 years, 11 months
  • Last seen this week
  • Europe
12 votes
6 answers
6k views

Why are cost functions often assumed to be convex in microeconomics?

11 votes
3 answers
2k views

What is the consensus (if any) on Peters "The ergodicity problem in economics" (2019)?

9 votes
5 answers
1k views

References for particular definitions of risk and uncertainty

7 votes
0 answers
243 views

Fixes of quadratic utility when probability of decreasing utility is large

7 votes
5 answers
299 views

Current status and trends in the choice of software for teaching econometrics

7 votes
1 answer
105 views

Measuring effects of degree of (buyer) competition on price: references

7 votes
2 answers
99 views

Econometrics blogs (after Econometrics Beat has been closed)

6 votes
2 answers
124 views

Any major theory/model that considers return due to idiosyncratic risk?

6 votes
2 answers
106 views

Is this a case of nonseparable utility (across states of nature)?

5 votes
1 answer
197 views

A large spike in home ownership in the U.S. in 2020: why?

5 votes
1 answer
145 views

Time value of money: impatience, risk, inflation... and opportunity cost?

5 votes
1 answer
50 views

Up-to-date survey of panel data models

5 votes
1 answer
149 views

Trying to understand the notion of required return

4 votes
2 answers
197 views

Applied financial econometrics textbook

4 votes
1 answer
129 views

Why utility rather than expected utility in Cochrane's "Asset Pricing"?

4 votes
1 answer
252 views

Are simultaneous equation models out of fashion? Why?

4 votes
1 answer
176 views

Nonseparable utility across states of nature: an intuitive example

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

Utility theory and portfolio optimization: utility of what exactly?

3 votes
2 answers
328 views

Does the initial bond price equal the face value?

3 votes
1 answer
678 views

Modigliani & Miller with taxes: how is this equation derived?

3 votes
0 answers
40 views

Covered interest rate parity: the forward contract is not risk free

2 votes
1 answer
269 views

Relationship between nominal and real interest rates and inflation in a term structure model

2 votes
0 answers
94 views

WACC: forward looking vs. backward looking

2 votes
0 answers
35 views

Cost of debt: How to adjust YTM for the possibility of bankruptcy?

2 votes
2 answers
35 views

Effect of tax on required return on debt (and equity)

2 votes
1 answer
300 views

Realistic examples of quantity competition

2 votes
1 answer
302 views

Understanding Modigliani & Miller: different graphs in different textbooks

2 votes
1 answer
547 views

Examples of risk-neutral firms or people in business

2 votes
1 answer
38 views

Repositories for working papers in economics and finance

1 vote
1 answer
45 views

When choosing among alternative projects, must one always adjust for opportunity cost?