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Export pricing and the cross-country correlation of stock prices

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This study analyses the cross-country correlation of stock prices (values of firms) using the basic New Open Economy Macroeconomics model. It is shown that cross-country correlations of stock prices greatly depend on the currency of export pricing in the case of monetary shocks but not notably for temporary technology shocks. In the case of a money supply shock, the producer (local) currency pricing version of the model generates negative (positive) cross-country correlation of stock prices.

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  • Tervala, Juha, 2011. "Export pricing and the cross-country correlation of stock prices," Review of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 74-83, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:revfin:v:20:y:2011:i:2:p:74-83
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