Spillovers to Emerging Equity Markets : An Econometric Assessment

Author/Editor:

Tao Sun ; L. Effie Psalida

Publication Date:

May 1, 2009

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This paper shows that emerging market equity prices are influenced by growing global factors, and therefore global factors constitute a significant channel for spillovers when the international economic environment changes. Strengthening their resilience to equity price declines remains an important goal for emerging market economies.

Series:

Working Paper No. 09/111

Subject:

Frequency:

Quarterly

English

Publication Date:

May 1, 2009

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451872583/1018-5941

Stock No:

WPIEA2009111

Format:

Paper

Pages:

32

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