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Donor kidney sharing and game theory exchange is no robbery by Bernie O"Brien

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Published by Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University in Uxbridge .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementBernie O"Brien.
SeriesHERG discussion paper -- no.6
ContributionsBrunel University. Health Economics Research Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination25, [8]p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13869163M

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