Do customer referral schemes work?
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Do customer referral schemes work?

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Published by Manchester Business School in Manchester .
Written in English

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StatementFrancis Buttle...[et al].
SeriesWorking paper / Manchester Business School -- no.403
ContributionsButtle, Francis., Manchester Business School.
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Open LibraryOL18215920M

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