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Optimal search on a technology landscape

  • Kauffman, Stuart
  • Lobo, Jose
  • Macready, William G.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 43 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 2 (October)
    Pages: 141-166

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