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The accuracy of OECD forecasts of the international economy: balance of payments

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  • Ash, J. C. K.
  • Smyth, D. J.
  • Heravi, S. M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of International Money and Finance.

    Volume (Year): 16 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 6 (December)
    Pages: 969-987

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jimfin:v:16:y:1997:i:6:p:969-987

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