Ana M. Balcarcel

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This paper examines price and volume reactions to CEO interviews broadcast on CNBC between 1999 and 2001. Since interviews per se are nonevents, an analysis of the market response can be viewed as a simple test of the conjecture that enthusiastic public attention alone may move stock prices away from fundamentals. I document a significant mean price(More)
BACKGROUND Varanidae is a clade of tiny (<20 mm pre-caudal length [PCL]) to giant (>600 mm PCL) lizards first appearing in the Cretaceous. True monitor lizards (Varanus) are known from diagnostic remains beginning in the early Miocene (Varanus rusingensis), although extremely fragmentary remains have been suggested as indicating earlier Varanus. The(More)
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