Vargas, Gregorio A. (2008): What Drives the Dynamic Conditional Correlation of Foreign Exchange and Equity Returns?
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This paper establishes the link of microstructure and macroeconomic factors with the time-varying conditional correlation of foreign exchange and excess equity returns. By using the proposed DCC model with exogenous variables, capital flows and interest rate differentials are shown to be significant determinants of this correlation which is inclusive of the short-run variation of both asset returns. The results also provide evidence of the dynamic behavior of global investors as they seek parity in equity returns between home and foreign markets to reduce exchange rate risks.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||What Drives the Dynamic Conditional Correlation of Foreign Exchange and Equity Returns?|
|Keywords:||uncovered equity parity, order flow, ADCCX|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables > C32 - Time-Series Models; Dynamic Quantile Regressions; Dynamic Treatment Effect Models
G - Financial Economics > G1 - General Financial Markets > G15 - International Financial Markets
F - International Economics > F3 - International Finance > F31 - Foreign Exchange
|Depositing User:||Gregorio A. Vargas|
|Date Deposited:||02. Apr 2008 13:22|
|Last Modified:||05. Mar 2013 16:12|
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