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Difference-form contest success functions and effort levels in contests

  • Baik, Kyung Hwan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

    Volume (Year): 14 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 685-701

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