32. Institutional Investors

  1. H. Kent Baker and
  2. John R. Nofsinger
  1. Tarun Ramadorai

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch32

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets

How to Cite

Ramadorai, T. (2010) Institutional Investors, in Behavioral Finance: Investors, Corporations, and Markets (eds H. K. Baker and J. R. Nofsinger), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258415.ch32

Author Information

  1. Reader in Finance, University of Oxford, Oxford-Man Institute and CEPR

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470499115

Online ISBN: 9781118258415

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Keywords:

  • institutional investors;
  • efficient markets hypothesis;
  • pension funds;
  • mutual funds;
  • hedge funds

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Empirical Work on Institutional Investors

  • The Returns of Institutional Investment Managers: Mutual Funds

  • The Returns of Institutional Investment Managers: Hedge Funds

  • The Holdings and Trades of Institutional Investment Managers: Low Frequency Data

  • The Holdings and Trades of Institutional Investment Managers: Higher Frequency Data

  • Capital Flows to Institutional Investors

  • Do Institutional Investors Always Behave Responsibly?

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Discussion Questions

  • About the Author