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The Economics of Cultural Transmission and the Dynamics of Preferences

  • Bisin, Alberto
  • Verdier, Thierry

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Volume (Year): 97 (2001)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 298-319

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:97:y:2001:i:2:p:298-319
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