Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): R. Gelos , and Eduardo Borensztein
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2000
Keywords: Mutual funds, contagion, foreign portfolio investment, herding, financial crises, investors, international investors, stock market
This paper explores the behavior of emerging market mutual funds using a novel database covering the holdings of individual funds over the period January 1996 to March 1999. An examination of individual crises show...