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Optimal Search for the Best Alternative

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  • Weitzman, Martin L, 1979. "Optimal Search for the Best Alternative," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 47(3), pages 641-654, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:ecm:emetrp:v:47:y:1979:i:3:p:641-54
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