Behavioural economics
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Published by Elgar in Aldershot .
Written in English


  • Economics -- Psychological aspects.

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Statementedited by Peter E. Earl. Vol.1.
SeriesSchools of thought in economics -- 6
ContributionsEarl, Peter E.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14386502M

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