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An empirical examination of the benefits of international diversification

  • Fletcher, Jonathan
  • Marshall, Andrew
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money.

    Volume (Year): 15 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 5 (December)
    Pages: 455-468

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:intfin:v:15:y:2005:i:5:p:455-468
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