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Published by Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines ; Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK .
Written in English


  • Economic policy -- Congresses.,
  • Income distribution -- Congresses.,
  • Israel -- Economic conditions.,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981.

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Edition Notes

SeriesEconomica -- vol. 63 no. 250(S) Supplement : 1996, Economica -- v. 63 no. 250(S).
The Physical Object
Paginationp. S1-S174 :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22365291M

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