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Conceptual Problems In The Use Of Risk‐Adjusted Discount Rates


  • Alexander A. Robichek
  • Stewart C. Myers


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  • Alexander A. Robichek & Stewart C. Myers, 1966. "Conceptual Problems In The Use Of Risk‐Adjusted Discount Rates," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 21(4), pages 727-730, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:21:y:1966:i:4:p:727-730 DOI: j.1540-6261.1966.tb00277.x

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