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Ownership dispersion, costly information, and IPO underpricing

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  • Booth, James R.
  • Chua, Lena
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Financial Economics.

    Volume (Year): 41 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 291-310

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jfinec:v:41:y:1996:i:2:p:291-310

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