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Economics of court performance: an empirical analysis

  • Virginia Rosales-López


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    Volume (Year): 25 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (June)
    Pages: 231-251

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:ejlwec:v:25:y:2008:i:3:p:231-251
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