Reciprocity and resistance to comprehensive reform

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FISCHBACHER, Urs, Simeon SCHUDY, 2014. Reciprocity and resistance to comprehensive reform. In: Public Choice. 160(3-4), pp. 411-428. ISSN 0048-5829. eISSN 1573-7101. Available under: doi: 10.1007/s11127-013-0097-3

@article{Fischbacher2014Recip-29618, title={Reciprocity and resistance to comprehensive reform}, year={2014}, doi={10.1007/s11127-013-0097-3}, number={3-4}, volume={160}, issn={0048-5829}, journal={Public Choice}, pages={411--428}, author={Fischbacher, Urs and Schudy, Simeon} }

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