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Time-varying risk premia, volatility, and technical trading rule profits: Evidence from foreign currency futures markets

  • Bong-Chan, Kho
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Financial Economics.

    Volume (Year): 41 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 249-290

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