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Odds-setters as forecasters: The case of English football

  • Forrest, David
  • Goddard, John
  • Simmons, Robert

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Forecasting.

Volume (Year): 21 (2005)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
Pages: 551-564

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Handle: RePEc:eee:intfor:v:21:y:2005:i:3:p:551-564
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  7. Goddard, John, 2005. "Regression models for forecasting goals and match results in association football," International Journal of Forecasting, Elsevier, vol. 21(2), pages 331-340.
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