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Imitation and Experimentation in Changing Contests

  • Squintani, Francesco
  • Valimaki, Juuso

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Volume (Year): 104 (2002)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 376-404

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:104:y:2002:i:2:p:376-404
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