Reference : How the financial crash of October 1997 could have been predicted
Scientific journals : Article
Physical, chemical, mathematical & earth Sciences : Physics
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/18002
How the financial crash of October 1997 could have been predicted
English
Vandewalle, Nicolas mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département de physique > Physique statistique >]
Ausloos, Marcel mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département de physique > Physique statistique appliquée et des matériaux - S.U.P.R.A.S. >]
Boveroux, P. [ > > ]
Minguet, A. [ > > ]
Jul-1998
European Physical Journal B -- Condensed Matter
Springer Science & Business Media B.V.
4
2
139-141
Yes (verified by ORBi)
1434-6028
New York
NY
[en] From the analysis of (closing value) stock market index like the Dow Jones Industrial average and the S&P500 it is possible to observe the precursor of a so-called crash. This is shown on the Oct. 1987 and Oct. 1997 cases. The data analysis indicates that the index divergence has followed twice a "universal"; behavior, i.e. a logarithmic dependence, superposed on a well defined oscillation pattern. The prediction of the crash date is remarkable and can be done two months in advance. In the spirit of phase transition phenomena, the economic index is said to be analogous to a signal signature found in a two dimensional fluid of vortices.
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http://hdl.handle.net/2268/18002

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