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Published by Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English


  • Discount -- Mathematical models.,
  • Interest rates -- Mathematical models.

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Statementby Keith C. Brown.
SeriesPaper / Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University ;, no. 830, Paper (Krannert Graduate School of Management. Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences) ;, 830.
LC ClassificationsHD6483 .P8 no. 830, HG1651 .P8 no. 830
The Physical Object
Pagination8, 11 p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3002303M
LC Control Number84621333

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