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Risk Decomposition and Portfolio Diversification When Beta Is Nonstationary: A Note


  • Chen, Son-Nan
  • Keown, Arthur J


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  • Chen, Son-Nan & Keown, Arthur J, 1981. "Risk Decomposition and Portfolio Diversification When Beta Is Nonstationary: A Note," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 36(4), pages 941-947, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jfinan:v:36:y:1981:i:4:p:941-47

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    9. Mahmoud Haddad & Ghassem Homaifar & Said Elfakhani & Hikmat Ahmedov, 2008. "Intertemporal Test of Beta Stationarity Performance of Islamic Sector Structured Mutual Funds," Working Papers 427, Economic Research Forum, revised 09 Jan 2008.

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