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Total factor productivity differences: Appropriate technology vs. efficiency

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  • Jerzmanowski, Michal

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 51 (2007)
Issue (Month): 8 (November)
Pages: 2080-2110

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