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Coping with the Risk of Interest-Rate Fluctuations: Returns to Bondholders from Naive and Optimal Strategies

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  • Fisher, Lawrence
  • Weil, Roman L
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    Article provided by University of Chicago Press in its journal Journal of Business.

    Volume (Year): 44 (1971)
    Issue (Month): 4 (October)
    Pages: 408-31

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