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On the informed seller problem: optimal information disclosure

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Article provided by Springer & Society for Economic Design in its journal Review of Economic Design.

Volume (Year): 15 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 1-36

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Handle: RePEc:spr:reecde:v:15:y:2011:i:1:p:1-36
DOI: 10.1007/s10058-009-0099-2
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