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Northern Trust Research
Alternatively Weighted Indexes - Northern Trust "White Paper" by Steven A. Schoenfeld
Finding the Right Blend of Alpha and Beta - Northern Trust "White Paper" by Jeremy Baskin, Robert E. Ginis, and Steven A. Schoenfeld
Tax Management Best Practices - Northern Trust "White Paper" by Alain Cubeles and Christopher A. Fronk
Emerging Markets Investing - Northern Trust "Green Paper"
International Equities-Are Investors Missing the Opportunity? - Article in Institutional Investor by Robert E. Ginis and Steven A. Schoenfeld