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Food and Environmental Contamination Risks: Does Information Reduce Welfare?

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  • Krieger, Douglas
  • Hoehn, John P.

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  • Krieger, Douglas & Hoehn, John P., 1991. "Food and Environmental Contamination Risks: Does Information Reduce Welfare?," Staff Paper Series 201140, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:midasp:201140
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.201140
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