Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Organizational Innovation (ICOI 2017)

Does the market react to the Australian Embassy attack in Indonesia?

Authors
Iman Harymawan, Dianawati Dianawati, Akbar Suryo Kusumo Baharuddin
Corresponding Author
Iman Harymawan
Available Online July 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icoi-17.2017.22How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Event study, terrorism, efficient market.
Abstract
The purpose of this study to investigate on how the market reacts to the terrorist incidents that occurred in Indonesia. To eliminate bias, this study only focuses on one event, Australian Embassy attack. This study uses an event study method to examine changes in abnormal returns after the terrorist attack. The sample of this study is all firms listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange which indexed in LQ45. The result shows that the abnormal return of the firms is significant negative after the terrorist attacks. This indicates that firms in Indonesia experienced a negative market reaction after the terrorist attack.
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Proceedings
2017 International Conference on Organizational Innovation (ICOI 2017)
Part of series
Advances in Intelligent Systems Research
Publication Date
July 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-359-3
ISSN
1951-6851
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icoi-17.2017.22How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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