Journal of Cultural Economics

, Volume 23, Issue 4, pp 325–329 | Cite as

Movie Stars and the Distribution of Financially Successful Films in the Motion Picture Industry

  • Steven Albert
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven Albert
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  1. 1.The Open University Business SchoolMilton KeynesU.K

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