Positive versus normative economics: what’s the connection? Evidence from the Survey of Americans and Economists on the Economy and the General Social Survey
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Volume (Year): 150 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
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Economic beliefs; Positive economics; Normative economics; D83; A11; D84;
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