Doing well by doing good - or doing better by delegating?

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EISENKOPF, Gerald, Urs FISCHBACHER, 2011. Doing well by doing good - or doing better by delegating?

@techreport{Eisenkopf2011Doing-11798, series={Research paper series / Thurgauer Wirtschaftsinstitut}, title={Doing well by doing good - or doing better by delegating?}, year={2011}, number={63}, author={Eisenkopf, Gerald and Fischbacher, Urs} }

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