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Do real payments really matter? A re-examination of the compromise effect in hypothetical and binding choice settings

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  • Holger Müller & Eike Kroll & Bodo Vogt, 2012. "Do real payments really matter? A re-examination of the compromise effect in hypothetical and binding choice settings," Marketing Letters, Springer, vol. 23(1), pages 73-92, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:mktlet:v:23:y:2012:i:1:p:73-92
    DOI: 10.1007/s11002-011-9137-2
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