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Tick Size, Spreads, and Liquidity: An Analysis of Nasdaq Securities Trading near Ten Dollars


  • Bessembinder, Hendrik


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  • Bessembinder, Hendrik, 2000. "Tick Size, Spreads, and Liquidity: An Analysis of Nasdaq Securities Trading near Ten Dollars," Journal of Financial Intermediation, Elsevier, vol. 9(3), pages 213-239, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jfinin:v:9:y:2000:i:3:p:213-239

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