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Implicit contracting with a (potentially) reliable agent

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  • Oliver Gürtler

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Economics.

Volume (Year): 94 (2008)
Issue (Month): 2 (July)
Pages: 177-189

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jeczfn:v:94:y:2008:i:2:p:177-189

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Keywords: Implicit contracting; Pooling; Separating; Reliable agent; D8; J3; M5;

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