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Signaling in Retrospect and the Informational Structure of Markets

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  • Michael Spence, 2002. "Signaling in Retrospect and the Informational Structure of Markets," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 92(3), pages 434-459, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:92:y:2002:i:3:p:434-459
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