For What It’s Worth: An Introduction to Valuation Studies
Claes-Fredrik Helgesson: Department of Thematic Studies, Technology and Social Change, Linköping University Fabian Muniesa: Centre de Sociologie de l’Innovation, Mines ParisTech
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Volume 1, Issue: 1, Article 1, 2013

Claes-Fredrik Helgesson, Fabian Muniesa
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