David Hirshleifer

The Paul Merage School of Business
University of California, Irvine
4291 Pereira Drive
Irvine, CA 92697
Tel: 949/724-2896

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NBER Program Affiliations: AP , CF
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of California at Irvine

NBER Working Papers and Publications

August 2020Social Transmission Bias and Cultural Evolution in Financial Markets
with Erol Akcay: w27745
Moonshots, Investment Booms, and Selection Bias in the Transmission of Cultural Traits
with Joshua Plotkin: w27735
July 2020Behavioral Biases of Analysts and Investors
NBER Reporter 2020 number 2
February 2019Do Trade Creditors Possess Private Information? Stock Returns Evidence
with Yifan Li, Ben Lourie, Thomas Ruchti: w25553
Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving
with Bing Han, Johan Walden: w25566
Naïve *Buying* Diversification and Narrow Framing by Individual Investors
with John Gathergood, David Leake, Hiroaki Sakaguchi, Neil Stewart: w25567
October 2018Shared Analyst Coverage: Unifying Momentum Spillover Effects
with Usman Ali: w25201

Published: Usman Ali & David Hirshleifer, 2019. "Shared analyst coverage: Unifying momentum spillover effects," Journal of Financial Economics, . citation courtesy of

June 2018Mood Betas and Seasonalities in Stock Returns
with Danling Jiang, Yuting Meng: w24676


February 2018Decision Fatigue and Heuristic Analyst Forecasts
with Yaron Levi, Ben Lourie, Siew Hong Teoh: w24293

Published: David Hirshleifer & Yaron Levi & Ben Lourie & Siew Hong Teoh, 2019. "Decision Fatigue and Heuristic Analyst Forecasts," Journal of Financial Economics, . citation courtesy of

Social Transmission Bias and Investor Behavior
with Bing Han, Johan Walden: w24281
December 2017Short- and Long-Horizon Behavioral Factors
with Kent Daniel, Lin Sun: w24163


Misvaluation and Corporate Inventiveness
with Ming Dong, Siew Hong Teoh: w24142
Index Investing and Asset Pricing under Information Asymmetry and Ambiguity Aversion
with Chong Huang, Siew Hong Teoh: w24143
The Causal Effect of Limits to Arbitrage on Asset Pricing Anomalies
with Yongqiang Chu, Liang Ma: w24144


May 2017Innovative Originality, Profitability, and Stock Returns
with Po-Hsuan Hsu, Dongmei Li: w23432

Published: David Hirshleifer & Po-Hsuan Hsu & Dongmei Li, 2018. "Innovative Originality, Profitability, and Stock Returns," The Review of Financial Studies, vol 31(7), pages 2553-2605. citation courtesy of

January 2016Overconfident Investors, Predictable Returns, and Excessive Trading
with Kent Daniel: w21945

Published: Kent Daniel & David Hirshleifer, 2015. "Overconfident Investors, Predictable Returns, and Excessive Trading," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 29(4), pages 61-88, Fall. citation courtesy of

April 2010Investor Overconfidence and the Forward Premium Puzzle
with Craig Burnside, Bing Han, Tracy Yue Wang: w15866

Published: Craig Burnside & Bing Han & David Hirshleifer & Tracy Yue Wang, 2011. "Investor Overconfidence and the Forward Premium Puzzle," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 78(2), pages 523-558. citation courtesy of

March 2000Covariance Risk, Mispricing, and the Cross Section of Security Returns
with Kent D. Daniel, Avanidhar Subrahmanyam: w7615

Published: Overconfidence, Arbitrage, and Equilibrium Asset Pricing. Kent Daniel, David Hirshleifer and Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, Journal of Finance, 56(3), June, (2001):921-965.

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