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Author: Timothy Falcon Crack
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Author: Timothy Falcon Crack
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Quantitative Investing

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Author: Lingjie Ma
Publisher: Springer Nature
ISBN: 3030472027
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Micro Foundations For Innovation Policy

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Author: B. Nooteboom
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Author: Timothy Falcon Crack
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