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Economies of scale in non-revenue producing cost centers: Implications for hospital mergers

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  • Dranove, David, 1998. "Economies of scale in non-revenue producing cost centers: Implications for hospital mergers," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 17(1), pages 69-83, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:17:y:1998:i:1:p:69-83
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