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The conservatism principle and the asymmetric timeliness of earnings

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  • Basu, Sudipta, 1997. "The conservatism principle and the asymmetric timeliness of earnings," Journal of Accounting and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 3-37, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jaecon:v:24:y:1997:i:1:p:3-37
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