Rational Addiction to News?
AbstractQuarterly data of magazine circulation are used to analyse the consumption behaviour of the readers of German popular magazines in a panel framework using OLS, 2SLS and generalized method of moments techniques, in order to test the rational addiction hypothesis in respect with goods without any biological dependency.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Helmut Schmidt University, Hamburg in its series Working Paper with number 2/2003.
Length: 46 pages
Date of creation: Jun 2003
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Rational Addiction; Habit Formation; Print Media; Panel Data;
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