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A state-contingent production approach to principal-agent problems with an application to point-source pollution control


  • Quiggin, John
  • Chambers, Robert G.


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  • Quiggin, John & Chambers, Robert G., 1998. "A state-contingent production approach to principal-agent problems with an application to point-source pollution control," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(3), pages 441-472, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:70:y:1998:i:3:p:441-472

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