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Is Cost-Cutting Evidence of X-Inefficiency?

  • Joseph Farrell
  • Severin Borenstein

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Article provided by American Economic Association in its journal American Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 90 (2000)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 224-227

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Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:90:y:2000:i:2:p:224-227
Note: DOI: 10.1257/aer.90.2.224
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