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Islamic Calendar Anomalies: Pakistani Practitioners' Perspective

Halari, Anwar; Helliar, Christine; Power, David and Tantisantiwong, Nongnuch (2018). Islamic Calendar Anomalies: Pakistani Practitioners' Perspective. Qualitative Research in Financial Markets, 10(1) pp. 71–84.

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Abstract

Studies on Islamic calendar anomalies in financial markets tend to apply quantitative analysis to historic share prices. Surprisingly, there is a lack of research investigating whether the participants of such markets are aware of these anomalies and whether these anomalies affect their investment practice. Or is it a case that these practitioners are completely unaware of the anomalies present in these markets and are missing out on profitable opportunities? The purpose of this paper is to analyse the views of influential participants within the Pakistani stock market.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2017 Emerald Publishing Limited
ISSN: 1755-4179
Keywords: investor sentiment; Islamic calendar anomalies; Memon community; Pakistani stock market; Ramadan
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Business > Department for Accounting and Finance
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Business
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Item ID: 52610
Depositing User: Anwar Halari
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2017 09:43
Last Modified: 02 May 2019 11:30
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/52610
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