IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/pra/mprapa/100949.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Oil Price Dynamics and Currency-Hedging Behavior

Author

Listed:
  • Agudze, Komla
  • Ibhagui, Oyakhilome

Abstract

For Korea, a major crude oil importer, we document that after crude oil prices spike, cross-currency basis swap spreads tend to tighten as the propensity to currency-hedge rises.

Suggested Citation

  • Agudze, Komla & Ibhagui, Oyakhilome, 2020. "Oil Price Dynamics and Currency-Hedging Behavior," MPRA Paper 100949, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:100949
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/100949/2/MPRA_paper_100949.pdf
    File Function: original version
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Keele, Luke & Kelly, Nathan J., 2006. "Dynamic Models for Dynamic Theories: The Ins and Outs of Lagged Dependent Variables," Political Analysis, Cambridge University Press, vol. 14(2), pages 186-205, April.
    2. Iwan J. Azis & Hyun S. Shin (ed.), 2014. "Global Shock, Risks, and Asian Financial Reform," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 15939.
    3. Beckmann, Joscha & Czudaj, Robert, 2013. "Oil prices and effective dollar exchange rates," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 621-636.
    4. Lin, Boqiang & Wesseh, Presley K. & Appiah, Michael Owusu, 2014. "Oil price fluctuation, volatility spillover and the Ghanaian equity market: Implication for portfolio management and hedging effectiveness," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 42(C), pages 172-182.
    5. Bouri, Elie, 2015. "Oil volatility shocks and the stock markets of oil-importing MENA economies: A tale from the financial crisis," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 590-598.
    6. Yun, Won-Cheol & Jae Kim, Hyun, 2010. "Hedging strategy for crude oil trading and the factors influencing hedging effectiveness," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 38(5), pages 2404-2408, May.
    7. Hamilton, James D., 2003. "What is an oil shock?," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 113(2), pages 363-398, April.
    8. Shuping Shi & Peter C. B. Phillips & Stan Hurn, 2018. "Change Detection and the Causal Impact of the Yield Curve," Journal of Time Series Analysis, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 39(6), pages 966-987, November.
    9. Chuliá, Helena & Fernández, Julián & Uribe, Jorge M., 2018. "Currency downside risk, liquidity, and financial stability," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 89(C), pages 83-102.
    10. Yu Wang & Lei Liu, 2016. "Spillover effect in Asian financial markets: A VAR-structural GARCH analysis," China Finance Review International, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 6(2), pages 150-176, May.
    11. Baruník, Jozef & Kočenda, Evžen & Vácha, Lukáš, 2017. "Asymmetric volatility connectedness on the forex market," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 77(C), pages 39-56.
    12. Jose E. Gomez‐Gonzalez & Jorge Hirs‐Garzon & Jorge M. Uribe, 2020. "Giving and receiving: Exploring the predictive causality between oil prices and exchange rates," International Finance, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 23(1), pages 175-194, March.
    13. Zhang, Dayong, 2017. "Oil shocks and stock markets revisited: Measuring connectedness from a global perspective," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 62(C), pages 323-333.
    14. Zhang, Yue-Jun & Wei, Yi-Ming, 2010. "The crude oil market and the gold market: Evidence for cointegration, causality and price discovery," Resources Policy, Elsevier, vol. 35(3), pages 168-177, September.
    15. Khalfaoui, R. & Boutahar, M. & Boubaker, H., 2015. "Analyzing volatility spillovers and hedging between oil and stock markets: Evidence from wavelet analysis," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(C), pages 540-549.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    Citations

    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
    as


    Cited by:

    1. Agudze, Komla & Ibhagui, Oyakhilome, 2020. "Oil Price Dynamics and Currency-Hedging Behavior: Out-of-sample Appendix," MPRA Paper 100950, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    More about this item

    Keywords

    Oil prices; currency hedging; cross-currency swaps; dollar-won basis; oil import;

    JEL classification:

    • F0 - International Economics - - General

    NEP fields

    This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:100949. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Joachim Winter). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/vfmunde.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.