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Capital market theory and the pricing of financial securities

In: Handbook of Monetary Economics

  • Merton, Robert

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  • B. M. Friedman & F. H. Hahn (ed.), 1990. "Handbook of Monetary Economics," Handbook of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, edition 1, volume 1, number 1.
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