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Cooperation in an Asymmetric Volunteer's Dilemma Game: Theory and Experimental Evidence


  • Diekmann, Andreas


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  • Diekmann, Andreas, 1993. "Cooperation in an Asymmetric Volunteer's Dilemma Game: Theory and Experimental Evidence," International Journal of Game Theory, Springer;Game Theory Society, vol. 22(1), pages 75-85.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jogath:v:22:y:1993:i:1:p:75-85

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