Presidential Elections and Stock Returns in Egypt

This paper examines the relationship between two Presidential elections and Stock returns in Egypt. The available literature showed mixed results on the relationship between Presidential Elections and Stock Returns. The author examined daily data and used an OLS regression. Each Event Window covered 90 days around the Presidential Election. The results showed that both elections had positive impact on the stock returns in Egypt

Abstract: 

This paper examines the relationship between two Presidential elections and Stock returns in Egypt. The available literature showed mixed results on the relationship between Presidential Elections and Stock Returns. The author examined daily data and used an OLS regression. Each Event Window covered 90 days around the Presidential Election. The results showed that both elections had positive impact on the stock returns in Egypt

Publication Type: 
Journal Article
Authors: 
Yvan Nezerwe
Year of Publication: 
2013
Journal, Book, Magazine or Other Publication Title: 
Presidential Elections and Stock Returns in Egypt
Date Published: 
Monday, April 1, 2013

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