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The value of public information in commodity futures markets

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  • Garcia, Philip
  • Irwin, Scott H.
  • Leuthold, Raymond M.
  • Yang, Li

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  • Garcia, Philip & Irwin, Scott H. & Leuthold, Raymond M. & Yang, Li, 1997. "The value of public information in commodity futures markets," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 559-570, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:32:y:1997:i:4:p:559-570
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