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How rating agencies achieve rating stability

  • Altman, Edward I.
  • Rijken, Herbert A.
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    Volume (Year): 28 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 11 (November)
    Pages: 2679-2714

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    8. Edward I. Altman, 1968. "Financial Ratios, Discriminant Analysis And The Prediction Of Corporate Bankruptcy," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 23(4), pages 589-609, 09.
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