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Megafauna extinction : A paleo-economic theory of human overkill in the Pleistocene

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  • Bulte, E.H.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

  • Horan, R.D.
  • Shogren, J.F.

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Paper provided by Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management in its series Other publications TiSEM with number eca52582-d470-489b-b2b5-4a8bcace722f.

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Date of creation: 2006
Publication status: Published in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization (2006), v.59, nr.3, p.297-323
Handle: RePEc:tiu:tiutis:eca52582-d470-489b-b2b5-4a8bcace722f
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