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  • MacKenzie, D.W.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

    Volume (Year): 67 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3-4 (September)
    Pages: 678-688

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:67:y:2008:i:3-4:p:678-688
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