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Tests of random walk of hedge ratios and measures of hedging effectiveness for stock indexes and foreign currencies


  • A. G. Malliaris
  • Jorge Urrutia


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  • A. G. Malliaris & Jorge Urrutia, 1991. "Tests of random walk of hedge ratios and measures of hedging effectiveness for stock indexes and foreign currencies," Journal of Futures Markets, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(1), pages 55-68, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:jfutmk:v:11:y:1991:i:1:p:55-68

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    1. Chu, Quentin C. & Ding, David K. & Pyun, C. S., 1997. "The opening price behavior: Foreign exchange futures market versus equity market," International Review of Financial Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 6(1), pages 21-35.
    2. Christos Floros & Dimitrios Vougas, 2004. "Hedge ratios in Greek stock index futures market," Applied Financial Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 14(15), pages 1125-1136.
    3. Pok, Wee Ching & Poshakwale, Sunil S. & Ford, J.L., 2009. "Stock index futures hedging in the emerging Malaysian market," Global Finance Journal, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 273-288.
    4. Chao Jiang & Ira G. Kawaller & Paul D. Koch, 2016. "Designing A Proper Hedge: Theory Versus Practice," Journal of Financial Research, Southern Finance Association;Southwestern Finance Association, vol. 39(2), pages 123-144, June.
    5. Lien, Donald & Yang, Li, 2004. "Alternative settlement methods and Australian individual share futures contracts," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 14(5), pages 473-490, December.

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