present state of consumer theory

by Timothy P. Roth

Publisher: University Press of America in Lanham, MD

Written in English
Published: Pages: 168 Downloads: 252
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  • Consumption (Economics)

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 155-168.

StatementTimothy P. Roth.
LC ClassificationsHB801 .R687 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 168 p. ;
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2730555M
ISBN 100819157082, 0819157090
LC Control Number86024619

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