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How fast do old judges slow down?: A life cycle study of aging and productivity in the Federal Court of Australia

  • Smyth, Russell
  • Bhattacharya, Mita

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Review of Law and Economics.

Volume (Year): 23 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 141-164

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Handle: RePEc:eee:irlaec:v:23:y:2003:i:2:p:141-164
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