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The effect of government contracting on academic research: Does the source of funding affect scientific output

  • Goldfarb, Brent

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Volume (Year): 37 (2008)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 41-58

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Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:37:y:2008:i:1:p:41-58
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