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Political risk and stock price volatility: The case of Hong Kong

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  • John Wei, K. C.

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  • Chan, Yue-cheong & John Wei, K. C., 1996. "Political risk and stock price volatility: The case of Hong Kong," Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Elsevier, vol. 4(2-3), pages 259-275, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:pacfin:v:4:y:1996:i:2-3:p:259-275
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