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Taste heterogeneity and the scale of production: Fragmentation, unification, and segmentation

  • Murata, Yasusada

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Urban Economics.

Volume (Year): 62 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (July)
Pages: 135-160

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Handle: RePEc:eee:juecon:v:62:y:2007:i:1:p:135-160
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