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The Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Security Price Volatility: Theory, Evidence, and Application to Option Pricing

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  • Ball, Clifford A
  • Torous, Walter N

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  • Ball, Clifford A & Torous, Walter N, 1984. "The Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Security Price Volatility: Theory, Evidence, and Application to Option Pricing," The Journal of Business, University of Chicago Press, vol. 57(1), pages 97-112, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:jnlbus:v:57:y:1984:i:1:p:97-112
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