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The Effect of Trading Halts on the Speed of Price Discovery


  • Shmuel Hauser
  • Haim Kedar-Levy


  • Batia Pilo
  • Itzhak Shurki


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  • Shmuel Hauser & Haim Kedar-Levy & Batia Pilo & Itzhak Shurki, 2006. "The Effect of Trading Halts on the Speed of Price Discovery," Journal of Financial Services Research, Springer;Western Finance Association, vol. 29(1), pages 83-99, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jfsres:v:29:y:2006:i:1:p:83-99 DOI: 10.1007/s10693-005-5109-0

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    12. Roger Edelen & Simon Gervais, 2003. "The Role of Trading Halts in Monitoring a Specialist Market," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 16(1), pages 263-300.
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    Cited by:

    1. Hai-Chuan Xu & Wei Zhang & Yi-Fang Liu, 2013. "Short-term Market Reaction after Trading Halts in Chinese Stock Market," Papers 1309.1138,, revised Jun 2014.
    2. Xu, Hai-Chuan & Zhang, Wei & Liu, Yi-Fang, 2014. "Short-term market reaction after trading halts in Chinese stock market," Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Elsevier, vol. 401(C), pages 103-111.


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