in Socio-Economic Review
April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Investment Banking; Particular Labour Markets; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Labour Discrimination. 10516 words.
The hedge fund industry is one of the most lucrative and powerful industries in the USA, yet it mostly comprises white men. To understand why, I turn...
in The Review of Financial Studies
August 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services; Labour Discrimination. 17872 words.
We show that name-induced stereotypes affect the investment choices of U.S. mutual fund investors. Managers with foreign-sounding names have about 10% lower annual fund flows, and this...