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Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel

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Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel. / Huang, J.

Lancaster University : The Department of Accounting and Finance, 2002. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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Huang, J 2002 'Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel' Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series, The Department of Accounting and Finance, Lancaster University.

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Huang, J. (2002). Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series). The Department of Accounting and Finance.

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Huang J. Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel. Lancaster University: The Department of Accounting and Finance. 2002. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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Huang, J. / Option pricing bounds and the elasticity of the pricing kernel. Lancaster University : The Department of Accounting and Finance, 2002. (Accounting and Finance Working Paper Series).

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