Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA) is published eight times a year (February, March, May, June, August, September, November, and December) by the Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of Washington in cooperation with the Arizona State University W. P. Carey School of Business and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School.

The JFQA publishes theoretical and empirical research in financial economics. Topics include corporate finance, investments, capital and security markets, and quantitative methods of particular relevance to financial researchers.

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as of 9/30/2019

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JFQA Vol. 55 No. 2 Available Online Now!

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Submit manuscripts online through JFQA's Editorial Manager site