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Consumer Policy in a Market Economy Considerations from the Perspective of the Economics of Information, the New Institutional Economics as well as Behavioural Economics

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  • Thomas Döring

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Consumer Policy.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 285-313

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jcopol:v:31:y:2008:i:3:p:285-313
    DOI: 10.1007/s10603-008-9076-3
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