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Sharing the Market or Getting Closer for a Fight? Strategic Reaction to Reduced Trade Costs

  • Karl Morasch


  • Martin Bandulet


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Open Economies Review.

Volume (Year): 22 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (September)
Pages: 709-737

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Handle: RePEc:kap:openec:v:22:y:2011:i:4:p:709-737
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