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Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective

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Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective. / Klumpes, P J M; McCrae, M.

Lancaster University : The Department of Accounting and Finance, 1998. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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Klumpes, PJM & McCrae, M 1998 'Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective' Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series, The Department of Accounting and Finance, Lancaster University.

APA

Klumpes, P. J. M., & McCrae, M. (1998). Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series). The Department of Accounting and Finance.

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Klumpes PJM, McCrae M. Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective. Lancaster University: The Department of Accounting and Finance. 1998. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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Klumpes, P J M ; McCrae, M. / Evaluating the financial performance of pension funds: an individual investor's perspective. Lancaster University : The Department of Accounting and Finance, 1998. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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