Co-Movement between Commodity Market and Equity Market: Does Commodity Market Change?
Nobuyoshi Yamori
DOI: 10.4236/me.2011.23036   PDF    HTML     5,796 Downloads   10,270 Views   Citations


This paper, using Japanese market data, finds that although the correlation between equity markets and commodity market used to be negative or almost zero before around 2006, it has increased significantly after the global financial crisis in Autumn of 2008. In this sense, the commodity market lost its character as an alternative asset.

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N. Yamori, "Co-Movement between Commodity Market and Equity Market: Does Commodity Market Change?," Modern Economy, Vol. 2 No. 3, 2011, pp. 335-339. doi: 10.4236/me.2011.23036.

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