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Common Stochastic Trends Among The Cyprus Stock Exchange And The Ase, Lse And Nyse

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  • Eleni Constantinou
  • Avo Kazandjian
  • Georgios P. Kouretas
  • Vera Tahmazian

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Common stochastic trends among major international stock price indices have been an intensively analysed issue mainly as a result of the 1987 stock market crash and the need for policy coordination in financial markets. This paper investigates the existence of common stochastic trends among an emerging equity market, the Cyprus Stock Exchange, and three mature equity markets, namely the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

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  • Eleni Constantinou & Avo Kazandjian & Georgios P. Kouretas & Vera Tahmazian, 2008. "Common Stochastic Trends Among The Cyprus Stock Exchange And The Ase, Lse And Nyse," Bulletin of Economic Research, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(4), pages 327-349, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:buecrs:v:60:y:2008:i:4:p:327-349
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8586.2008.00282.x
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