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Organizational hierarchies and bureaucracies: An integrative essay

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  • Breton, Albert, 1995. "Organizational hierarchies and bureaucracies: An integrative essay," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 411-440, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:11:y:1995:i:3:p:411-440
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