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The Positive Economics of Policy Reform


  • Rodrik, Dani


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  • Rodrik, Dani, 1993. "The Positive Economics of Policy Reform," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 83(2), pages 356-361, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:83:y:1993:i:2:p:356-61

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