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Taxes, dividend yields and returns in the UK equity market

  • Morgan, Gareth
  • Thomas, Stephen
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Banking & Finance.

    Volume (Year): 22 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 4 (May)
    Pages: 405-423

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