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Political hierarchies and political shirking

  • Sutter, Daniel
  • Poitras, Marc
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 65 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (February)
    Pages: 334-356

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