426 pages | 98 B/W Illus.
This book provides an up-to-date series of advanced chapters on applied financial econometric techniques pertaining the various fields of commodities finance, mathematics & stochastics, international macroeconomics and financial econometrics.
International Financial Markets: Volume I provides a key repository on the current state of knowledge, the latest debates and recent literature on international financial markets. Against the background of the "financialization of commodities" since the 2008 sub-primes crisis, section one contains recent contributions on commodity and financial markets, pushing the frontiers of applied econometrics techniques. The second section is devoted to exchange rate and current account dynamics in an environment characterized by large global imbalances. Part three examines the latest research in the field of meta-analysis in economics and finance.
This book will be useful to students and researchers in applied econometrics; academics and students seeking convenient access to an unfamiliar area. It will also be of great interest established researchers seeking a single repository on the current state of knowledge, current debates and relevant literature.
About the Editors
List of Contributors
Part 1: Commodities Finance and Market Performance
1. Forecasting Price Distributions in the German Electricity Market
Sjur Westgaard, Florentina Paraschiv, Lina Lassesen Ekern, Ingrid Naustdal, Malene Roland
2. Forecasting crude oil price dynamics based on investor attention: Evidence from the ARMAX and ARMAX-GARCH models
Ting Yao, Yue-Jun Zhang
Part 2: International Economics and Finance
3. Contagion Dynamics on Financial Networks
Monica Billio, Roberto Casarin, Michele Costola, Lorenzo Frattarolo
4. Quantifying Informational Linkages in a Global Model of Currency Spot Markets
Matthew Greenwood-Nimmo, Viet Nguyen, Yongcheol Shin
5. Smooth break, non-linearity, and speculative bubbles: New evidence of the G7 stock markets
Shyh-Wei Chen, Zixiong Xie
6. The Continuum-GMM Estimation: Theory and Application
Rachidi Kotchoni, Marine Carrasco
7. Seasonal long memory in intra-day volatility and trading volume of Dow Jones stocks
Michelle Voges, Christian Leschinski, Philipp Sibbertsen
Part 3: Meta-Analysis in Economics and Finance
8. The Disinflation Effect of Central Bank Independence: A Comparative Meta-analysis between Transition Economies and the Rest of the World
Ichiro Iwasaki, Akira Uegaki
9. Is there really causality between inflation and inflation uncertainty?
Jamal Bouoiyour, Refk Selmi
10. More R&D with tax incentives? A meta-analysis
Elīna Gaillard-Ladinska, Mariëlle Non, Bas Straathof
11. Political Cycles: What Does a Meta-Analysis Reveal about?
Antoine Cazals, Pierre Mandon
12. Market Efficiency in Asian and Australasian Stock Markets: A Fresh Look at the Evidence
Jae Kim, Hristos Doucouliagos, Tom Stanley
The Routledge Advances in Applied Financial Econometrics series brings together the latest research on econometric techniques and empirical cases in the fields of fields of commodities finance, mathematics and stochastics, international macroeconomics and financial econometrics. It provides a single repository on the current state of knowledge, the latest debates and recent literature in the field.