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Expected-utility-maximizing price search with learning

by Ronald Morris Harstad

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Published by College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in [Urbana, Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prices,
  • Mathematical models,
  • Consumers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [16]).

    StatementRonald Morris Harstad, Andrew Postlewaite
    SeriesFaculty working papers -- no. 546, Faculty working papers -- v no. 546.
    ContributionsPostlewaite, A. joint author, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9, 5, [2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24831447M
    OCLC/WorldCa5235852

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