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The effort effects of prizes in the second half of tournaments

  • Lynch, James G.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 57 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 1 (May)
    Pages: 115-129

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:57:y:2005:i:1:p:115-129
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