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Equity Rights Issues and the Efficiency of the UK Stock Market

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  • Marsh, Paul, 1979. "Equity Rights Issues and the Efficiency of the UK Stock Market," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 34(4), pages 839-862, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:34:y:1979:i:4:p:839-62
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