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Palgrave CIBFR Studies in Islamic Finance

Stock Markets in Islamic Countries

An Inquiry into Volatility, Efficiency and Integration

Authors: Arshad, Shaista

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  • Explores stock market volatility, efficiency and integration in Islamic countries Draws comparisons with global counterpartsPresents recent trends in growth and performanceDraws a distinction between short-term and long-term investorsRanks the efficiency of the various markets

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This book explores the volatility, efficiency and integration of stock markets in Islamic countries. It presents recent trends, growth and performance, before moving on to explore how patterns change during different business cycles for short-term and long-term investors, and ranks the efficiency of the various markets. It addresses how the level of market integration has been affected during different economic periods, and concludes by summarising the performance of the stock markets, suggesting potential future directions for these markets.


About the authors

Dr Shaista Arshad is an Assistant Professor at the Nottingham University Business School in Malaysia. Her research interests lie in macroeconomics, capital markets and Islamic finance in which she has published several papers. 

Reviews

“It is an excellent read book and provides readers with some truly interesting insights into the dynamics of OIC markets. A comprehensive and rigorous study. Highly recommended for both academics and professionals.” (Dr. Syed Aun R. Rizvi, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan)

“This book is timely and much needed to understand the stock market behaviour in the Islamic countries. This will supplement the available resources to exploit the knowledge of Islamic finance in the area of stock markets efficiency, integration and volatility. A well written content study, useful for both academics and practitioners.” (Dr. Nafis Alam, University of Nottingham, Malaysia)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-47803-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $69.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-47802-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Stock Markets in Islamic Countries
Book Subtitle
An Inquiry into Volatility, Efficiency and Integration
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave CIBFR Studies in Islamic Finance
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-47803-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-47803-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-47802-9
Series ISSN
2523-3483
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 127
Number of Illustrations
13 illustrations in colour
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