Alternative Investments in Emerging Markets: A Review and New Trends
44 Pages Posted: 21 Aug 2016
Date Written: August 19, 2016
This paper provides a review of the alternative investments literature in emerging markets, with a focus on art and wine, angel investment, venture capital and private equity, private debt, hedge funds, crowdfunding, and IPOs. We show that there has been relatively more growth in the scholarly interest in alternative investments in emerging markets compared to alternative investments and compared to emerging markets over the period 2000-2016. We highlight topics that have been the subject of scholarly focus, and identify topics for future research.
Keywords: Alternative Investments, Emerging Markets, Art and Wine, Angel Investors, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Private Debt, Hedge Funds, Crowdfunding, IPOs
JEL Classification: G22, G23, G24
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