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Short-Run Demand and Uncertainty of Outcome in Major League Baseball

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Article provided by Springer & The Industrial Organization Society in its journal Review of Industrial Organization.

Volume (Year): 37 (2010)
Issue (Month): 3 (November)
Pages: 197-214

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Handle: RePEc:kap:revind:v:37:y:2010:i:3:p:197-214
DOI: 10.1007/s11151-010-9267-3
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