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Network Mechanisms, Informational Efficiency, and Hierarchies

  • Marschak, Thomas
  • Reichelstein, Stefan

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Volume (Year): 79 (1998)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 106-141

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:79:y:1998:i:1:p:106-141
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  7. Stefan Reichelstein & Stanley Reiter, 1985. "Game Forms with Minimal Strategy Spaces," Discussion Papers 663, Northwestern University, Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science.
  8. McAfee, R Preston & McMillan, John, 1995. "Organizational Diseconomies of Scale," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 4(3), pages 399-426, Fall.
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