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Learning, price formation and the early season bias in the NBA

  • Baryla Jr., Edward A.
  • Borghesi, Richard A.
  • Dare, William H.
  • Dennis, Steven A.
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    Volume (Year): 4 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 155-164

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