Simplice A., Asongu (2011): Political Crises and Risk of Financial Contagion in Developing Countries: Evidence from Africa.
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The recent waves of political crises in Africa and the Middle East have inspired the debate over how political instability could pose a risk of financial contagion to emerging countries. With retrospect to the Kenyan political crisis, our findings suggest stock markets in Lebanon, Mauritius and Nigeria were contaminated.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Political Crises and Risk of Financial Contagion in Developing Countries: Evidence from Africa|
|Keywords:||Political crisis; Contagion; Developing countries; Equity Markets|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F3 - International Finance > F30 - General
G - Financial Economics > G1 - General Financial Markets > G15 - International Financial Markets
G - Financial Economics > G1 - General Financial Markets > G10 - General
|Depositing User:||Simplice Anutechia Asongu|
|Date Deposited:||27. Apr 2011 18:41|
|Last Modified:||13. Feb 2013 05:51|
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