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The dynamic implications of increasing returns: Technological change and path dependent inefficiency

  • Foray, Dominique

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Volume (Year): 15 (1997)
Issue (Month): 6 (October)
Pages: 733-752

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Handle: RePEc:eee:indorg:v:15:y:1997:i:6:p:733-752
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