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How open source software works: "free" user-to-user assistance

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  • Lakhani, Karim R.
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  • Lakhani, Karim R. & von Hippel, Eric, 2003. "How open source software works: "free" user-to-user assistance," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 32(6), pages 923-943, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:32:y:2003:i:6:p:923-943
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