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An analysis of skewness and skewness persistence in three emerging markets

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  • Adcock, C.J.
  • Shutes, K.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Emerging Markets Review.

    Volume (Year): 6 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 396-418

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ememar:v:6:y:2005:i:4:p:396-418

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    1. Lai, Jing-yi, 2012. "Shock-dependent conditional skewness in international aggregate stock markets," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 52(1), pages 72-83.
    2. Galagedera, Don U.A. & Brooks, Robert D., 2007. "Is co-skewness a better measure of risk in the downside than downside beta?: Evidence in emerging market data," Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Elsevier, vol. 17(3), pages 214-230, July.
    3. Markus Haas, 2012. "A Note on the Moments of the Skew-Normal Distribution," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 32(4), pages 3306-3312.
    4. Christian Wildmann, 2011. "What drives portfolio investments of German banks in emerging capital markets?," Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Springer, vol. 25(2), pages 197-231, June.

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