John Levendis

Loyola University New Orleans

Assistant Professor of Economics

6363 St. Charles Ave., box 15

New Orleans, LA 70118

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Technical Financial Analysis Tools for Stata

Stata Journal, (forthcoming)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2017
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Finance, technical analysis, moving average, Bollinger, MACD, RSI

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The Relationship between Economic Freedom and Homicide

Economic Freedom of the World: 2010 Annual Report, pp. 203-217, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Dec 2010
Edward Peter Stringham and John Levendis
Trinity College and Loyola University New Orleans
Downloads 460 (41,206)
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international crime, determinants of crime

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Day-of-the-Week Effect Revisited: International Evidence

Journal of Economics and Finance, July 2014, Volume 38, Issue 3, pp 407-437
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2014
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
Downloads 307 (68,147)
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day-of-the-week effect, market efficiency, market anomaly

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Using RFID Technology to Track Attendance

Journal for Economic Educators, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 29-38, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 14 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2014
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Electronic attendance, RFID, education

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Hedging Market Volatility with Gold

Quantitative Finance and Economics, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 253-271, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2017
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Gold, US Treasuries, safety asset, safe haven, volatility

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Importing Financial Data

Stata Journal, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 620-626, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2013
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
Downloads 254 (81,179)
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finance, financial data, stocks, ETF, historical data

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A Test of Hedging Alternatives for the US Currency and the US Stock Market

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2013
Ron Christner, Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business, Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, volatility, hedging, S&P500, NASDAQ, equity markets, currency markets

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Estimating Geweke’s (1982) Measure of Instantaneous Feedback

Stata Journal, Vol. 13, No 1, pp. 136-140, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Geweke, Granger, Causality, VAR, Time Series, Instantaneous Feedback

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Greek Market Efficiency and Its International Integration

Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 229-246, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2011
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Athens Stock Exchange, market efficiency, market integration, calendar anomalies

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Telecommunications and Economic Growth: An Empirical Analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Sang Hyup Lee, John Levendis and Luis H. Gutierrez
Southeastern Louisiana University, Loyola University New Orleans and Universidad del Rosario
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Telecommunications, Economic Growth

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The DL-Trading Game

Journal of Financial Education, Vol. 37, 1-2, pp. 55-82, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2011
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Active Learning, Virtual Stock Markets, Trading Game, Simulation, Computer Aided Instruction, Pedagogy

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The Impact of Technological Improvements on Developing Financial Markets: The Case of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

Review of Development Finance, Volume 3, Issue 4, July–December 2013, Pages 204–213,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2014
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Johannesburg Stock Exchange, market efficiency, market development, structural change

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Importing US Exchange Rate Data from the Federal Reserve and Standardizing Country Names Across Datasets

Stata Journal, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 315-322, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2017
Betul Dicle, John Levendis and Mehmet F. Dicle
Independent, Loyola University New Orleans and Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business
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Stata, fxrates, countrynames, exchange rates, country names, standardization, data management, historical data

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Creation of a Separate Telecom Regulatory Agency: A Duration Analysis of its Time Pattern

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 407-417, 2006
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Sang Hyup Lee and John Levendis
Southeastern Louisiana University and Loyola University New Orleans
Downloads 14 (489,851)
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Comment on Johnson and Soenen (2004): The US Stock Market and the International Value of the US Dollar

Journal of Economics and Business, Volume 69, September–October 2013, Page 101-108,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2014
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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Stock market, US Dollar, Equity, instantaneous causality

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Calculating a Portfolio's Beta

Journal of Economics and Finance Education, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
John Levendis and Mehmet F. Dicle
Loyola University New Orleans and Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business
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Portfolio, CAPM, Beta

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IPO Activity and Market Volatility

Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Mehmet F. Dicle and John Levendis
Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business and Loyola University New Orleans
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IPO, volatility, market timing, investor sentiment

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The Economic Impact of Airbnb on New Orleans

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Oct 2016
John Levendis and Mehmet F. Dicle
Loyola University New Orleans and Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business
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Airbnb, Economic Impact Study, New Orleans

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The Neighborhood Impact of Airbnb on New Orleans

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Oct 2016
John Levendis and Mehmet F. Dicle
Loyola University New Orleans and Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business
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Airbnb, Economic Impact Study, New Orleans

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On the Endogeneity of Telecommunications and Economic Growth: Evidence from Asia

Posted: 20 Oct 2016
John Levendis and Sang Hyup Lee
Loyola University New Orleans and Southeastern Louisiana University

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Telecommunications, Development, Economic Growth

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Comprehensive Indoor Smoking Bans and Smoking Prevalence: Evidence from the BRFSS

Posted: 20 Oct 2016
Independent, Tulane University - Department of Economics, Loyola University New Orleans, Southeastern Louisiana University and Independent

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Indoor Cigarette Smoking Bans, Smoking Prevalence, Policy

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Flood Hazards and Urban Housing Markets: The Effects of Katrina on New Orleans

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2010
Posted: 01 Oct 2009
Russell McKenzie and John Levendis
Southeastern Louisiana University and Loyola University New Orleans

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housing markets, hedonic estimation, flooding, elevation, housing supply, Katrina