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Econometrics and the Welfare State


  • Haavelmo, Trygve


Prize Lecture to the memory of Alfred Nobel, December 7, 1989.
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  • Haavelmo, Trygve, 1997. "Econometrics and the Welfare State," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 87(6), pages 13-15, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:87:y:1997:i:6:p:13-15

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