RICHARD C. MARSTON is currently James R.F. Guy Professor of Finance and Director, George Weiss Center for International Financial Research at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He was a recipient of the Rhodes Scholarship, Fulbright Fellowship, and the Sanwa Bank Prize in International Finance. He has been a research associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research since 1979, a visiting professor at London Business School, ESSEC in Paris, and the Sasin Institute at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, and Visiting Scholar at the Bank of Japan. Since 1999, he has been Academic Director of the Private Wealth Management Program at Wharton, a week-long program for ultra-high-net-worth investors, and he is a long-standing faculty member in the Certified Investment Management Analyst program at Wharton, having taught asset allocation to over 5000 financial advisors.
About the Author.
About the Book.
CHAPTER 1 Asset Allocation.
CHAPTER 2 Long-Run Returns on Stocks and Bonds.
CHAPTER 3 Small-Cap Stocks.
CHAPTER 4 Value and Growth Investing.
CHAPTER 5 Foreign Stocks.
CHAPTER 6 Emerging Markets.
CHAPTER 7 Bonds.
CHAPTER 8 Strategic Asset Allocation.
CHAPTER 9 Hedge Funds.
CHAPTER 10 Venture Capital and Private Equity.
CHAPTER 11 Real Assets—Real Estate.
CHAPTER 12 Real Assets—Commodities.
CHAPTER 13 Asset Allocation with Alternative Investments.
CHAPTER 14 Investing and Spending by Foundations.
CHAPTER 15 Investing and Spending in Retirement.
CHAPTER 16 The Discipline of Asset Allocation—Rebalancing.