Offensive Performance, Omitted Variables, and the Value of Speed in Baseball
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- Turocy, Theodore L., 2005. "Offensive performance, omitted variables, and the value of speed in baseball," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 89(3), pages 283-286, December.
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KeywordsOmitted variable bias; mixed strategies; equilibrium test; baseball;
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