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Published by Institute for Research in Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English


  • Advertising -- Mathematical models.,
  • Elasticity (Economics) -- Mathematical models.

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Bibliography: p. 16.

Statementby Randall L. Schultz and Wilfried R. Vanhonacker.
SeriesPaper - Institute for Research in the Behavorial, Economic, and Management Sciences, Krannert Graduate School of Management ; no. 657, Paper (Krannert Graduate School of Management. Institute for Research in the Behavioral, Economic, and Management Sciences) ;, no. 657.
ContributionsVanhonacker, Wilfried R., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD6483 .P8 no. 657, HF5821 .P8 no. 657
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4378501M
LC Control Number78622631

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