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International Financial Integration And Equity Risk Premium In Emerging Countries

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  • Nahil Boussiga
  • Ezzeddine Abaoub

    (Faculty of Economics and Management of Tunis, Tunisia
    Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management of Nabeul, Tunisia)

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This paper analyzes the effect of international financial integration on the equity risk premium using a panel dataset of sixty emerging and developing countries over the period 2000-2010. We also use equity risk premium determinants as independent vari-ables in the model. The results show that there is a negative relationship between inter-national financial integration and equity risk premium. We add the interaction term between international financial integration and crisis as an independent variable in the model. We find out that our results are not confirmed in crisis situation.

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  • Nahil Boussiga & Ezzeddine Abaoub, 2013. "International Financial Integration And Equity Risk Premium In Emerging Countries," Journal of Applied Management and Investments, Department of Business Administration and Corporate Security, International Humanitarian University, vol. 2(1), pages 4-14.
  • Handle: RePEc:ods:journl:v:2:y:2013:i:1:p:4-14
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    1. Siyu Wu & Xiaosong Zheng, 2016. "An Exploratory Study of Enterprise Risk Management in Northern Europe," Journal of Applied Management and Investments, Department of Business Administration and Corporate Security, International Humanitarian University, vol. 5(4), pages 280-289, November.
    2. Nahil Boussiga & Ezzeddine Abaoub, 2015. "How Does Government Policy Affect Equity Risk Premium?," Journal of Applied Management and Investments, Department of Business Administration and Corporate Security, International Humanitarian University, vol. 4(2), pages 65-75.

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