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Zeitschrift für Nationalökonomie

, Volume 34, Issue 1–2, pp 69–90 | Cite as

The law of diminishing returns

  • Ronald W. Shephard
  • Rolf Färe
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Economic Theory International Economic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald W. Shephard
    • 1
  • Rolf Färe
    • 2
  1. 1.College of Engineering, Operations Research CenterUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.University of LundLundSweden

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