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The impact of the WARN Act on firm value

  • Alexander, John Jr.
  • Spivey, Michael F.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance.

    Volume (Year): 37 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 4 ()
    Pages: 905-921

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