What is the Real Price of Gold and How Would We Know?

The Alchemist, September 2011

3 Pages Posted: 2 Sep 2011

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Brian M. Lucey

Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin; University of Sydney Business School; Ho Chi Minh City University of Economics and Finance; Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics

Fergal A. O'Connor

University College Cork; University of York - The York Management School; University of Dublin - Business School and Institute for International Integration Studies

Date Written: September 1, 2011

Abstract

We survey, very briefly, some conceptual and empirical issues that bedevil the identification of a fundamental price for gold and consequently the identification of a real gold price.

Keywords: gold, bubbles

JEL Classification: G00

Suggested Citation

Lucey, Brian M. and O'Connor, Fergal A., What is the Real Price of Gold and How Would We Know? (September 1, 2011). The Alchemist, September 2011, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1920784

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