Measuring the Value of Research : A Generational Accounting Approach

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HOFMEISTER, Robert, 2011. Measuring the Value of Research : A Generational Accounting Approach

@techreport{Hofmeister2011Measu-29707, series={Working Paper Series / Department of Economics}, title={Measuring the Value of Research : A Generational Accounting Approach}, year={2011}, number={2011-07}, author={Hofmeister, Robert} }

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