Publications

Sharing R&D Risk in Healthcare via FDA Hedges

2017
Jorring, Adam, Andrew W. Lo, Tomas Philipson, Manita Singh, and Richard T. Thakor (2017), Sharing R&D Risk in Healthcare via FDA Hedges, Working Paper.

Adaptive Markets

2017
Lo, Andrew W. (2017), Adaptive Markets: Financial Evolution at the Speed of Thought, Princeton University Press.

This is Your Brain on Stocks

2017
Lo, Andrew W. (2017), This is Your Brain on Stocks, MarketWatch, June 3.

Pricing for Survival in the Biopharma Industry: A Case Study of Acthar Gel and Questcor Pharmaceuticals

2017
Burnham, Terence C., Samuel Huang, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Pricing for Survival in the Biopharma Industry: A Case Study of Acthar Gel and Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Journal of Investment Management 15 (4), 69–91.

Just How Good an Investment Is the Biopharmaceutical Sector?

2017
Thakor, Richard T., Nicholas Anaya, Yuwei Zhang, Christian Vilanilam, Kien Wei Siah, Chi Heem Wong, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Just How Good an Investment Is the Biopharmaceutical Sector?, Nature Biotechnology 35 (12), 1149–1157.

Re-Inventing Drug Development: A Case Study of the I-SPY 2 Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Program

2017
Das, Sonya, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Re-Inventing Drug Development: A Case Study of the I-SPY 2 Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Program, Contemporary Clinical Trials 62, 168–174.

The Growth of Relative Wealth and the Kelly Criterion

2017
Lo, Andrew W., H. Allen Orr, and Ruixun Zhang (2018), The Growth of Relative Wealth and the Kelly Criterion, Journal of Bioeconomics 20 (1), 49–67.

Accelerating Biomedical Innovation: A Case Study of the SPARK Program at Stanford University, School of Medicine

2017
Kim, Esther S., Paige M. C. Omura, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Accelerating Biomedical Innovation: A Case Study of the SPARK Program at Stanford University, School of Medicine, Drug Discovery Today 22 (7), 1064–1068.

Stop-loss Strategies with Serial Correlation, Regime Switching, and Transaction Costs

2017
Lo, Andrew W., and Alexander Remorov (2017), Stop-Loss Strategies with Serial Correlation, Regime Switching, and Transaction Costs, Journal of Financial Markets 34, 1–15.

Use of Bayesian Decision Analysis to Minimize Harm in Patient-Centered Randomized Clinical Trials in Oncology

2017
Montazerhodjat, Vahid, Shomesh E. Chaudhuri, Daniel J. Sargent, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Use of Bayesian Decision Analysis to Minimize Harm in Patient-Centered Randomized Clinical Trials in Oncology, JAMA Oncology 3 (9), e170123.

Hedge Fund Holdings and Stock Market Efficiency

2017
Cao, Charles, Bing Liang, Andrew W. Lo, and Lubomir Petrasek (2018), Hedge Fund Holdings and Stock Market Efficiency, Review of Asset Pricing Studies 8 (1), 77–116.

New Directions for the FDA in the 21st Century

2017
Lo, Andrew W. (2017), Discussion: New Directions for the FDA in the 21st Century, Biostatistics 18 (3), 404–407.

Moore’s Law vs. Murphy’s Law in the Financial System: Who’s Winning?

2017
Lo, Andrew W. (2017), Moore’s Law vs. Murphy’s Law in the Financial System: Who’s Winning?, Journal of Investment Management 15 (1), 17–38.

Return Smoothing, Liquidity Costs, and Investor Flows: Evidence from a Separate Account Platform

2017
Cao, Charles, Grant Farnsworth, Bing Liang, and Andrew W. Lo (2017), Return Smoothing, Liquidity Costs, and Investor Flows: Evidence from a Separate Account Platform, Management Science 63 (7), 2233–2250.

What Can Mother Nature Teach Us About Managing Financial Systems?

2016
Levin, Simon, and Andrew W. Lo (2016), What Can Mother Nature Teach Us About Managing Financial Systems, The Christian Science Monitor, August 22.