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Strategic trading behavior and price distortion in a manipulated market: anatomy of a squeeze

  • Merrick, John Jr
  • Naik, Narayan Y.
  • Yadav, Pradeep K.
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    Volume (Year): 77 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 1 (July)
    Pages: 171-218

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