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How to eat a cake of unknown size: A reconsideration

  • Kumar, Ramesh C.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.

Volume (Year): 50 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (September)
Pages: 408-421

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jeeman:v:50:y:2005:i:2:p:408-421
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  1. Gilbert, Richard J, 1979. "Optimal Depletion of an Uncertain Stock," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 46(1), pages 47-57, January.
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