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The search for information -- A patient perspective on multiple opinions


  • Mehrez, A.
  • Yuan, Y.
  • Gafni, A.


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  • Mehrez, A. & Yuan, Y. & Gafni, A., 1995. "The search for information -- A patient perspective on multiple opinions," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 85(2), pages 244-262, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:85:y:1995:i:2:p:244-262

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