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Pre-bid price run-ups and insider trading activity: Evidence from Canadian acquisitions

  • Jabbour, Alain R.
  • Jalilvand, Abolhassan
  • Switzer, Jeannette A.
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    Volume (Year): 9 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 21-43

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:finana:v:9:y:2000:i:1:p:21-43
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