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Equilibrium learning in simple contests

  • Krahmer, Daniel
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Games and Economic Behavior.

    Volume (Year): 59 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 1 (April)
    Pages: 105-131

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:gamebe:v:59:y:2007:i:1:p:105-131
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