Bias and efficiency in exchange rate forecasting in the United Kingdom
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Published by City University Business School in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Michael Beenstock, Valerie Brasse, Kam-fai Chan.
SeriesWorking papers / City University Business School -- No.57
ContributionsBrasse, Valerie., Chan, Kam-fai.
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Open LibraryOL13774797M

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