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Incentive effects of second prizes

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  • Szymanski, Stefan
  • Valletti, Tommaso M.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 21 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 467-481

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:21:y:2005:i:2:p:467-481

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