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The Choice between Firm-Commitment and Best-Efforts Offering Methods in IPOs: The Effect of Unsuccessful Offers

  • Dunbar, Craig G.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Financial Intermediation.

    Volume (Year): 7 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 1 (January)
    Pages: 60-90

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jfinin:v:7:y:1998:i:1:p:60-90
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