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The limitations of the positional order effect: Can it support silent threats and non-equilibrium behavior?


  • Guth, Werner
  • Huck, Steffen
  • Rapoport, Amnon


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  • Guth, Werner & Huck, Steffen & Rapoport, Amnon, 1998. "The limitations of the positional order effect: Can it support silent threats and non-equilibrium behavior?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 34(2), pages 313-325, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:34:y:1998:i:2:p:313-325

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