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empirical properties of alternative procedures for estimating betas with nonsynchronous data.

W. K. H. Fung

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Published
**1981**
by UMIST. Department of Management Sciences in Manchester
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Series | Occasional papers / University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology. Department of Management Sciences -- No.8101 |

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Open Library | OL13774392M |

Time-Varying Correlations and Betas Time-Varying Betas Minimum Variance Portfolios Prediction Exercises References 6 HIGH FREQUENCY FINANCIAL DATA Nonsynchronous Trading Bid–Ask Spread of Trading Prices Empirical Characteristics of Trading Data Models for. An Introduction to Analysis of Financial Data with R is an excellent book for introductory courses on time series and business statistics at the upper-undergraduate and graduate level. The book is also an excellent resource for researchers and practitioners in the fields of business, finance, and economics who would like to enhance their.

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Whereas earlier studies considered the effects of non-trading on estimating betas in the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), more recent attention has been focused on spurious autocorrelations induced by nonsynchronous trading.

3 Our emphasis also lies in the autocorrelation and cross-autocorrelation properties of nonsynchronously sampled data. This paper examines properties of daily stock returns and how the particular characteristics of these data affect event study methodologies.

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