How Investor Sentiments Spillover From Developed Countries to Developing Countries?
Zia Ur Rehman, M., ul Abidin, Z., Rizwan, F., Abbas, Z., & Baig, S. A., How investor sentiments spillover from developed countries to developing countries?. Cogent Economics & Finance, 5(1), 1309096, 2017
17 Pages Posted: 21 Dec 2019
Date Written: 2017
This paper applies a sentiment index to check the influence of regional developed countries like Japan and Germany on the sentiments in regional developing countries like Pakistan and Turkey, respectively. The index has been created using a principal component approach with modified proxies. The results indicate that there is a significant influence of developed markets on developing markets also the sentiment index created in this study is good indicator regarding the return pattern of the stock exchange. This study has followed the footsteps of previous studies for methodology and the time period which is used ranged from 29 December 2004 to 31 December 2014. The weekly data has been collected with Wednesday prices so to avoid the white noise, start-of-the week and end-of-the week effect.
Keywords: Investor Sentiments, Investor Sentiment Index, STURN, RSI, MFI, IBOR, Foreign Markets
JEL Classification: B26
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