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Bounded rationality, dynamic oligopoly, and conjectural variations


  • Friedman, James W.
  • Mezzetti, Claudio


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  • Friedman, James W. & Mezzetti, Claudio, 2002. "Bounded rationality, dynamic oligopoly, and conjectural variations," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 49(3), pages 287-306, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:49:y:2002:i:3:p:287-306

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