Emerging Markets of South-East and Central Asia: Do They Still Offer a Diversification Benefit?

  • Christian L. Dunis
  • Gary Shannon


The benefits to the domestic investor from diversifying internationally have been documented widely; see, for example, Grubel (1968), Levy and Sarnat (1970), Lessard (1973), Solnik (1974) and Solnik and Noetzlin (1982). A belief widely held by academics and practitioners is that a portfolio should be well diversified to maximise potential risk-adjusted performance.


Stock Market Sharpe Ratio Vector Error Correction Model Stock Market Return Cointegrating Vector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian L. Dunis
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Gary Shannon
    • 3
  1. 1.Centre for International Banking, Economics and Finance (CIBEF)JMULiverpoolUK
  2. 2.School of Accounting, Finance and EconomicsLiverpool John Moores UniversityUK
  3. 3.CIBEFUK

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