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Journal articles (2001), American Economic Review, pp. 1170-1179

An Asset Allocation Puzzle: Comment

BAJEUX-BESNAINOU I., JORDAN J.B., PORTAIT Roland

The model derives optimal portfolio strategies for different utility functions, when the investor continuously rebalances stocks, bonds and money market instruments. We investigate the bond/stock allocation puzzle (the ratio B/S increases with risk aversion according to popular advice but not according to standard portfolio theory) about long horizon investing.

BAJEUX-BESNAINOU, I., JORDAN, J.B. and PORTAIT, R. (2001). An Asset Allocation Puzzle: Comment. American Economic Review, pp. 1170-1179.