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Economic policy in a world of change

Economic policy in a world of change

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Published by North-Holland Publishing Co. in Amsterdam .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditors Karl Brunner [and] Allan H. Meltzer.
SeriesCarnegie-Rochester conference series on public policy -- 17
ContributionsBrunner, Karl, 1916-, Meltzer, Allan H. 1928-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14185076M

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