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Costly Expertise


  • Dino Gerardi
  • Leeat Yariv


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  • Dino Gerardi & Leeat Yariv, 2008. "Costly Expertise," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(2), pages 187-193, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:98:y:2008:i:2:p:187-93 Note: DOI: 10.1257/aer.98.2.187

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    5. Li, Ming & Tymofiy Mylovanov, 2009. "Credibility for Sale: the Effect of Disclosure on Information Acquisition and Transmission," Working Papers 09008, Concordia University, Department of Economics, revised Oct 2009.
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    JEL classification:

    • D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design


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