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Analysing the effectiveness of public service producers with endogenous resourcing. / Mayston, David John.

12/30 ed. York : Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York, 2012. 26 p.

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Mayston, DJ 2012, Analysing the effectiveness of public service producers with endogenous resourcing. vol. Discussion Papers in Economics, 12/30 edn, Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York, York.

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Mayston, D. J. (2012). Analysing the effectiveness of public service producers with endogenous resourcing. (12/30 ed.) York: Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York.

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Mayston DJ. Analysing the effectiveness of public service producers with endogenous resourcing. 12/30 ed. York: Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York, 2012. 26 p.

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Mayston, David John. / Analysing the effectiveness of public service producers with endogenous resourcing. 12/30 ed. York : Department of Economics and Related Studies, University of York, 2012. 26 p.

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