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The devil is in the details: Incorrect intuitions in optimal search


  • Eriksson, Kimmo
  • Strimling, Pontus


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  • Eriksson, Kimmo & Strimling, Pontus, 2010. "The devil is in the details: Incorrect intuitions in optimal search," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 75(2), pages 338-347, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeborg:v:75:y:2010:i:2:p:338-347

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