Robert Ready

Assistant Professor of Finance
Simon School of Business
University of Rochester
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Research Interests:

Asset Pricing, International Finance, Commodities

Working Papers:

Oil Prices and the Stock Market [pdf]

Conference Presentations: EFA 2014 

Oil Consumption, Economic Growth and Oil Futures: A Fundamental Alternative to Financialization [pdf]
Online Appendix [pdf]

Commodity Trade and the Carry-Trade: A Tale of Two Countries.  (With Nikolai Roussanov and Colin Ward) [pdf]

Best Paper at 2014 Utah Winter Finance Conference
Finalist for 2015 AQR Insight Prize
Conference Presentations:  CEPR 2013, SED 2013, WFA 2013, NBER AP Summer Institute 2014, AEA 2014, AFA 2014

Risk-Sharing with Recursive Preferences in a Multi-Country World (with Ricardo Colacito, Mariano Croce, and Federico Gavazzoni) [pdf]
Conference Presentations: AEA 2015 

Fracking, Drilling, and Asset Pricing: Estimating the Economic Benefits of the Shale Revolution (With Eric Gilje and Nikolai Roussanov) [pdf]
Conference Presentations: NBER Commodity Meeting 2015

Work in Progress:

Returns to Commodity Futures and Equity Markets (With Pyung Kun Chu)

Opening the Black-Box of Cashflow Risk (With Toni Whited and Yunjeen Kim)

The Impacts of Financial Trading in Commodity Futures: A Microstructure Perspective (With Mark Ready)

Not For Publication:

Oil Prices and Long-Run Risk.  [pdf]


Financial Institutions (FNCE 430)

Fixed Income Securities (FNCE 448)