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Policy Burdens, Accountability, and the Soft Budget Constraint

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  • Guofu Tan
  • Justin Yifu Lin

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  • Guofu Tan & Justin Yifu Lin, 1999. "Policy Burdens, Accountability, and the Soft Budget Constraint," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 89(2), pages 426-431, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:89:y:1999:i:2:p:426-431
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    • P31 - Economic Systems - - Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions - - - Socialist Enterprises and Their Transitions
    • L33 - Industrial Organization - - Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise - - - Comparison of Public and Private Enterprise and Nonprofit Institutions; Privatization; Contracting Out

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