2 edition of Empirical tests of the behaviour of Hong Kong exchange rates. found in the catalog.
Empirical tests of the behaviour of Hong Kong exchange rates.
King Wai Wong
Written in English
Thesis (M.A.) - Sheffield University Management School, 1992.
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It is noted that the conventional battery of diagnostic tests. Price-Earnings ratios as a predictor of twenty-year returns based upon the plot by Robert Shiller (Figure9 source).
The horizontal axis shows the real price-earnings ratio of the S&P Composite Stock Price Index as computed in Irrational Exuberance (inflation adjusted price divided by the prior ten-year mean of inflation-adjusted earnings).
country specific factors such as dependence on commodities, exchange rate regime, and flexibility of the labour market. The key relationships in a typical model include: Consumer spending is driven by real income, wealth and interest rates.
Investment is driven by the return on investment and changes in capacity Size: 2MB. Downloadable. The empirical literature on long-run real exchange rate behavior has shown mixed evidence due to problems involving the lack of long time series data and the low power of time-series unit root tests in small samples.
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The unit root, autocorrelation and the variance ratio tests are applied, using daily data on returns of two indexes in the period to Cheung and Wong () analyzed the Hong Kong equity market from the period of to to study the relationship between risk and return in Hong Kong equity market.
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