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Country-fund discounts and risk: Evidence from stock market volatility and macroeconomic volatility

  • Chiang, Thomas C.
  • Kim, Doseong
  • Lee, Euiseong

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Volume (Year): 58 (2006)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 303-322

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jebusi:v:58:y:2006:i:4:p:303-322
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