The Global Journal of Finance and Economics is a peer-reviewed journal. The Global Journal of Finance and Economics is an interdisciplinary refereed journal for economists and finance professionals in academic, governmental, and non-governmental organizations. The journal solicits manuscripts of general interest in economics and finance. Articles dealing with economic and financial issues of developing countries and their interactions with other countries are of particular interest. The emphasis will be given on re-examining important empirical research using either a different set of data or an alternative empirical and theoretical framework, but with an original extension.