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We all know that the US stock market(s) collapsed in price in 2008, see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_bear_market_of_2007%E2%80%9309.

I was wondering what countries' stock markets went up throughout this period.

Include things like frontier markets and not just developed countries.

I cannot find a data source online.

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    $\begingroup$ Democratic People's Republic of Korea has not had a down year in stk market since 1948. $\endgroup$
    – nbbo2
    Feb 2, 2018 at 21:35
  • $\begingroup$ Slightly difficult to invest there though $\endgroup$
    – Trajan
    Feb 2, 2018 at 21:37
  • $\begingroup$ There must be some markets that went up.... $\endgroup$
    – Trajan
    Feb 2, 2018 at 21:39
  • $\begingroup$ Most likely not. You could go to a library and check out The Economist magazine at end of 2008, they have a good table in each issue that recapitulates a large number of stock markets. I would be surprised if you can find a positive one that year. $\endgroup$
    – nbbo2
    Feb 2, 2018 at 21:42

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The stock market in Tunisia seems to have gone up during 2008, however one would have to take into account about 5% of inflation.

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  • $\begingroup$ Great! I wonder why this was $\endgroup$
    – Trajan
    Feb 6, 2018 at 15:43
  • $\begingroup$ How did you find this particular one out of interest???? $\endgroup$
    – Trajan
    Feb 6, 2018 at 15:51

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