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The Contrarian/Overreaction Hypothesis: An analysis of the US and Canadian stock markets

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  • Mun, Johnathan C.
  • Vasconcellos, Geraldo M.
  • Kish, Richard

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  • Mun, Johnathan C. & Vasconcellos, Geraldo M. & Kish, Richard, 2000. "The Contrarian/Overreaction Hypothesis: An analysis of the US and Canadian stock markets," Global Finance Journal, Elsevier, vol. 11(1-2), pages 53-72.
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