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Irrational investor response to stock splits in an emerging market

  • Charitou, Andreas
  • Vafeas, Nikos
  • Zachariades, Charis
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal The International Journal of Accounting.

    Volume (Year): 40 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 133-149

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:accoun:v:40:y:2005:i:2:p:133-149
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