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A Simple Approach for Deciding When to Invest

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  • Jonathan B. Berk, 1999. "A Simple Approach for Deciding When to Invest," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(5), pages 1319-1326, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:89:y:1999:i:5:p:1319-1326 Note: DOI: 10.1257/aer.89.5.1319
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    JEL classification:

    • G31 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Capital Budgeting; Fixed Investment and Inventory Studies
    • G11 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Portfolio Choice; Investment Decisions

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