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Testing behavioral finance theories using trends and consistency in financial performance

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  • Chan, Wesley S.
  • Frankel, Richard
  • Kothari, S.P.

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  • Chan, Wesley S. & Frankel, Richard & Kothari, S.P., 2004. "Testing behavioral finance theories using trends and consistency in financial performance," Journal of Accounting and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 38(1), pages 3-50, December.
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