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Investment, Output, and the Cost of Capital


  • Matthew D. Shapiro

    (Yale University)


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  • Matthew D. Shapiro, 1986. "Investment, Output, and the Cost of Capital," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 17(1), pages 111-164.
  • Handle: RePEc:bin:bpeajo:v:17:y:1986:i:1986-1:p:111-164

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