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Commitment and excess capacity with licensing: an old debate with a new look

  • Aniruddha Bagchi
  • Arijit Mukherjee


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Economics.

Volume (Year): 103 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 133-147

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jeczfn:v:103:y:2011:i:2:p:133-147
DOI: 10.1007/s00712-011-0196-x
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