Paul Oyer is at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. I thank Ken Corts, Vicente Cunat, Liran Einav, Eric Forister, Campbell Harvey, Dan Kessler, David Robinson, Kathryn Shaw, Andy Skrzypacz, Ilya Strebulaev, Till von Wachter, Jeff Zwiebel, anonymous referees, and seminar participants at Berkeley, Chicago, Dartmouth, Middlebury, IZA/SOLE, Gerzensee, and the AFA meetings for comments. I thank Ed Lazear for both sharing the MBA survey data and providing useful suggestions. I am also grateful to Stanford's Vic Menen and Andy Chan and to Wharton's Christopher Morris and Jennifer Sheffler for providing historical placement information for their schools and to Kenneth Wong for research assistance.
The Making of an Investment Banker: Stock Market Shocks, Career Choice, and Lifetime Income
Version of Record online: 11 NOV 2008
© 2008 the American Finance Association
The Journal of Finance
Volume 63, Issue 6, pages 2601–2628, December 2008
How to Cite
OYER, P. (2008), The Making of an Investment Banker: Stock Market Shocks, Career Choice, and Lifetime Income. The Journal of Finance, 63: 2601–2628. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.2008.01409.x
- Issue online: 11 NOV 2008
- Version of Record online: 11 NOV 2008
Options for accessing this content:
- If you are a society or association member and require assistance with obtaining online access instructions please contact our Journal Customer Services team.
- If your institution does not currently subscribe to this content, please recommend the title to your librarian.
- Login via other institutional login options http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/login-options.
- You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
- If you already have a Wiley Online Library or Wiley InterScience user account: login above and proceed to purchase the article.
- New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.
Login via OpenAthens
Search for your institution's name below to login via Shibboleth.
Registered Users please login:
- Access your saved publications, articles and searches
- Manage your email alerts, orders and subscriptions
- Change your contact information, including your password
Please register to:
- Save publications, articles and searches
- Get email alerts
- Get all the benefits mentioned below!