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The degree of inefficiency in the football betting market : Statistical tests

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  • Tamarkin, Maurry

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  • Golec, Joseph & Tamarkin, Maurry, 1991. "The degree of inefficiency in the football betting market : Statistical tests," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 311-323, December.
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