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The Impact on Option Pricing of Specification Error in the Underlying Stock Price Returns

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  • Merton, Robert C, 1976. "The Impact on Option Pricing of Specification Error in the Underlying Stock Price Returns," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 31(2), pages 333-350, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:31:y:1976:i:2:p:333-50
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