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Melissa Porras Prado is an Associate Professor of finance at Nova School of Business and Economics. She has a Ph.D. in Finance from RSM Erasmus University.

 A primary theme of her research is to understand how market frictions affect institutional investor trading behavior and asset prices.

She published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies among others. Her research has been presented at many international conferences, including the AFA and EFA meetings.

Current research interests include: Institutional Investment and Mutual Funds, Empirical asset pricing, Short Selling and Real Estate. 

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Research Output at NOVA 2013 2019

  • 28 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 7 Article
  • 2 Working paper
2 Citations (Scopus)

An analysis of over-the-counter and centralized stock lending markets

Huszár, Z. R. & Prado, M. P., Mar 2019, In : Journal Of Financial Markets. 43, p. 31-53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lending
Pricing efficiency
Liquidity
Short-sale constraints
Tokyo Stock Exchange

Basis-momentum

Boons, M. & Prado, M. P., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Finance. 74, 1, p. 239-279

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Momentum
Commodities
Predictors
Term structure
Market clearing
Charge
Mutual funds
Investment decision
Investors
Investment horizon

Competition and cooperation in mutual fund families

Evans, R. B., Porras Prado, M. & Zambrana, R., 2019, In : Journal of Financial Economics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Mutual funds
Cooperation and competition
Managers
Incentives
Cross-holdings

Competition and cooperation in mutual fund families

Evans, R., Prado, M. P. & Galacho, R. Z., 15 Jun 2017, (Submitted).

Research output: Working paper

Mutual funds
Cooperation and competition
Incentives
Managers
Advisors

Press / Media

Fund firms with more competition outperform

Richard Evans, Melissa Prado & Rafael Zambrana Galacho

30/08/17

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research