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Winners and losers: the role of personality types in high-tech business success
This study examined the role personality plays in the founding and successful operation of High-Tech businesses in the State of Washington, using field data gathered for this purpose. It asked three questions: Does personality type affect the likelihood that a person will found a business? Does personality type affect the ...
Dividend capture and the Tax Reform Act of 1986
This dissertation develops direct tests for the presence of dividend capture trading in NYSE stocks. The empirical method also separates stocks with dividend capture trading from those whose ex-day returns are set by the tax rates of long term investors. Inferences can therefore be made about these tax rates. This dissertation ...