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Are Gold Bugs Coherent?


Brian M. Lucey


Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin; University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Economics

Fergal A. O'Connor


University of Dublin - Business School and Institute for International Integration Studies; York St. Johns Business School

January 22, 2016


Abstract:     
We use wavelet models to surface the relationship between gold miners stock prices and the price of gold. We find that there is little relationship in the short run but some significant and long standing long run relationships. Gold prices appear to lead gold miner stock prices.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 13

Keywords: gold mining, gold miners, substitution, wavelets

JEL Classification: C14, G12


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Date posted: January 23, 2016  

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Lucey, Brian M. and O'Connor, Fergal A., Are Gold Bugs Coherent? (January 22, 2016). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2720324

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Brian M. Lucey (Contact Author)
Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin ( email )
The Sutherland Centre, Level 6, Arts Building
Dublin 2
Ireland
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+353 1 679 9503 (Fax)
University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Economics ( email )
Kardeljeva ploscad 17
Ljubljana, 1000
Slovenia
Fergal A. O'Connor
University of Dublin - Business School and Institute for International Integration Studies ( email )
2-3 College Green
Dublin 2, Leinster 2
Ireland
York St. Johns Business School ( email )
Lord Mayors Walk
York, YO31 7EX
United Kingdom
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