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The control of game form recognition in experiments: understanding dominant strategy failures in a simple two person “guessing” game

  • Eileen Chou
  • Margaret McConnell
  • Rosemarie Nagel
  • Charles Plott


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Experimental Economics.

Volume (Year): 12 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 159-179

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Handle: RePEc:kap:expeco:v:12:y:2009:i:2:p:159-179
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