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Bargaining, bonding, and partial ownership. / Dasgupta, Sudipto.

In: International Economic Review, Vol. 41, No. 3, 08.2000, p. 609-635.

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Dasgupta, S 2000, 'Bargaining, bonding, and partial ownership', International Economic Review, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 609-635. https://doi.org/10.1111/1468-2354.00078

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Dasgupta S. Bargaining, bonding, and partial ownership. International Economic Review. 2000 Aug;41(3):609-635. doi: 10.1111/1468-2354.00078

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Dasgupta, Sudipto. / Bargaining, bonding, and partial ownership. In: International Economic Review. 2000 ; Vol. 41, No. 3. pp. 609-635.

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