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Economic and Risk Analysis

Economic and Risk Analysis


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The Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) was created in September 2009 to integrate financial economics and rigorous data analytics into the core mission of the SEC. The Division is involved across the entire range of SEC activities, including policy-making, rule-making, enforcement, and examination.

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Phone: 202-551-6600


Latest Academic Publications »

  • Jim Hodder, Jens Jackwerth and Olga Kolokolova, 2014, Improved Portfolio Choice Using Second-Order Stochastic Dominance, Review of Finance, forthcoming.
  • Stephen Lenkey, Acar Tamersoy, Elias Khalil, Bo Xie, Bryan R. Routledge, Duen Horng Chau and Shamkant B. Navathe, 2014, Large Scale Insider Trading Analysis: Patterns and Discoveries, Social Network Analysis and Mining, forthcoming.
  • Matt Cain and Stephen B. McKeon, 2014, CEO Personal Risk-Taking and Corporate Policies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, forthcoming.
  • Matt Cain and Steven M. Davidoff, 2014, A Great Game: The Dynamics of State Competition and Litigation, Iowa Law Review, forthcoming.
  • Stephen Lenkey, 2014, Advance Disclosure of Insider Trading,  Review of Financial Studies, 27(8): 2504-2537.
  • Sarah Clinton, Josh White and Tracie Woidtke, 2014, Differences in the information environment prior to seasoned equity offerings under relaxed disclosure regulation, Journal of Accounting and Economics, 58(1):59-78.

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Last modified: Sept. 16, 2014