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Dividend decisions in the property and liability insurance industry: mutual versus stock companies

  • Hong Zou

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  • Chuanhou Yang

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  • Mulong Wang

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  • Minglai Zhu

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting.

Volume (Year): 33 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (August)
Pages: 113-139

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