Portfolio Response to a Shift in a Return Distribution: Comment
AbstractIn this paper we show how a shift in a return distribution affects the composition of an optimal portfolio in the case of one riskless asset and two risky assets. We obtain that, in general, such a shift modifies the composition of the mutual fund. We also show that the separating conditions presented in the finance literature for the seting of the optimal portfolios, are not robust to the comparative statics following distributional shifts if we want to obtain intuitive results.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montreal-Chaire de gestion des risques. in its series Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Montreal- with number 98-08.
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Date of creation: 1998
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- Dachraoui, K. & Dionne, G., 1998. "Portfolio Response to a Shift in a Return Distribution: Comment," Papers 9821, Paris X - Nanterre, U.F.R. de Sc. Ec. Gest. Maths Infor..
- K. Dachraoui & G. Dionne, 1998. "Portfolio response to a shift in a return distribution : comment," THEMA Working Papers 98-21, THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise.
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