Investment and oil price volatility
AbstractIn this note, we consider the relationship between oil price volatility and firm returns for 560 firms listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Using daily time series data from 2000 to 2008, we find that oil price volatility increases firm returns for the majority of the firms in our sample.
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Investment; oil price; volatility;
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- C1 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
- D4 - Microeconomics - - Market Structure and Pricing
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- NEP-BEC-2011-12-19 (Business Economics)
- NEP-ENE-2011-12-19 (Energy Economics)
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