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A variance ratio test of random walks in exchange rates: Evidence from Pacific Basin economies

  • Ajayi, Richard A.
  • Karemera, David
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Pacific-Basin Finance Journal.

    Volume (Year): 4 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 1 (May)
    Pages: 77-91

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:pacfin:v:4:y:1996:i:1:p:77-91
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