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Motion picture profit, the stable Paretian hypothesis, and the curse of the superstar

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  • De Vany, Arthur S.
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  • De Vany, Arthur S. & Walls, W. David, 2004. "Motion picture profit, the stable Paretian hypothesis, and the curse of the superstar," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 28(6), pages 1035-1057, March.
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