Onour, Ibrahim (2008): Forward-Looking Beta Estimates:Evidence from an Emerging Market.
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Results in this paper support evidence of time-varying beta coefficients for five sectors in Kuwait Stock Market. The paper indicates banks, food, and service sectors exhibit relatively wider range of variation compared to industry and real estate sectors. Results of time-varying betas invalidate the standard application of Capital Asset Pricing model that assumes constant beta. In terms of risk exposure, banks and industrial sectors reflect higher risk as their average betas exceed the market beta, which is a unit.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Forward-Looking Beta Estimates:Evidence from an Emerging Market|
|English Title:||Forward-Looking Beta Estimates:Evidence from an Emerging Market|
|Keywords:||CAPM, GARCH ,Volatility, Asymmetry|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C13 - Estimation: General
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C10 - General
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E4 - Money and Interest Rates > E44 - Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy
|Depositing User:||A Onour|
|Date Deposited:||04. May 2009 00:46|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 02:40|
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