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The Diffusion of a Process Innovation with Gently Declining Production Cost

  • Qiangbing Chen


  • Yali Liu


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    Volume (Year): 11 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 109-129

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jincot:v:11:y:2011:i:2:p:109-129
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