David T. Robinson
Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Duke University
Information about this author at RePEc
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|February 2020||Can Investors Time Their Exposure to Private Equity?|
with Gregory Brown, Robert S. Harris, Wendy Hu, Tim Jenkinson, Steven N. Kaplan: w26755
|October 2018||The Effects of Downstream Competition on Upstream Innovation and Licensing|
with Jean-Etienne de Bettignies, Bulat Gainullin, Hua Fang Liu: w25166
|September 2018||Who Feels the Nudge? Knowledge, Self-Awareness and Retirement Savings Decisions|
with Anders Anderson: w25061
|June 2017||What is the Business of Business?|
with Andreas Nilsson: w23505
|What is the Business of Business?|
with Andreas Nilsson
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 18, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
|July 2015||When Is Social Responsibility Socially Desirable?|
with Jean-Etienne de Bettignies: w21364
Published: When Is Social Responsibility Socially Desirable? Jean-Etienne de Bettignies and David T. Robinson Journal of Labor Economics 0 0:ja
|Precautionary Savings, Retirement Planning and Misperceptions of Financial Literacy|
with Anders Anderson, Forest Baker: w21356
Published: Anders Anderson & Forest Baker & David T. Robinson, 2017. "Precautionary savings, retirement planning and misperceptions of financial literacy," Journal of Financial Economics, .
|January 2014||Firm Age, Investment Opportunities, and Job Creation|
with Manuel Adelino, Song Ma: w19845
Published: MANUEL ADELINO & SONG MA & DAVID ROBINSON, 2017. "Firm Age, Investment Opportunities, and Job Creation," The Journal of Finance, vol 72(3), pages 999-1038.
|March 2012||Do Private Equity Managers Earn Their Fees? Compensation, Ownership, and Cash Flow Performance|
with Berk A. Sensoy: w17942
Published: David T. Robinson & Berk A. Sensoy, 2013. "Do Private Equity Fund Managers Earn Their Fees? Compensation, Ownership, and Cash Flow Performance," Review of Financial Studies, vol 26(11), pages 2760-2797.
|September 2011||Cyclicality, Performance Measurement, and Cash Flow Liquidity in Private Equity|
with Berk A. Sensoy: w17428
Published: David T. Robinson & Berk A. Sensoy, 2016. "Cyclicality, performance measurement, and cash flow liquidity in private equity," Journal of Financial Economics, vol 122(3), pages 521-543.
|September 2010||The Importance of Being an Optimist: Evidence from Labor Markets|
with Ron Kaniel, Cade Massey: w16328
|August 2010||What Does Financial Literacy Training Teach Us?|
with Bruce Ian Carlin: w16271
Published: Bruce Ian Carlin & David T. Robinson, 2012. "What Does Financial Literacy Training Teach Us?," Journal of Economic Education, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 43(3), pages 235-247, July. citation courtesy of
|The Capital Structure Decisions of New Firms|
with Alicia M. Robb: w16272
Published: Alicia M. Robb & David T. Robinson, 2014. "The Capital Structure Decisions of New Firms," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 27(1), pages 153-179, January. citation courtesy of
|May 2009||Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: Evidence from Blackjack Tables|
with Bruce Ian Carlin: w14955
Published: Bruce I. Carlin & David T. Robinson, 2009.
"Fear and loathing in Las Vegas: Evidence from blackjack tables,"
Judgment and Decision Making,
Society for Judgment and Decision Making, vol. 4(5), pages 385-396, August.
citation courtesy of
|May 2005||Optimism and Economic Choice|
with Manju Puri: w11361
Published: Puri, Manju & Robinson, David T., 2007. "Optimism and economic choice," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 86(1), pages 71-99, October. citation courtesy of
|October 2002||What is the Price of Hubris? Using Takeover Battles to Infer Overpayments and Synergies|
with Pekka Hietala, Steven N. Kaplan: w9264
Published: Pekka Hietala & Steven N. Kaplan & David T. Robinson, 2003. "What is the Price of Hubris? Using Takeover Battles to Infer Overpayments and Synergies," Financial Management, Financial Management Association, vol. 32(3), Fall. citation courtesy of