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Factor Substitutability in Australian Manufacturing with Emphasis on Energy Inputs


  • Turnovsky, Michelle
  • Folie, Michael
  • Ulph, Alistair


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  • Turnovsky, Michelle & Folie, Michael & Ulph, Alistair, 1982. "Factor Substitutability in Australian Manufacturing with Emphasis on Energy Inputs," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 58(160), pages 61-72, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:ecorec:v:58:y:1982:i:160:p:61-72

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    2. David I. Stern, 2012. "Interfuel Substitution: A Meta‐Analysis," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 26(2), pages 307-331, April.
    3. Sang V Nguyen & Mary L Streitwieser, 1997. "Capital-Energy Substitution Revisted: New Evidence From Micro Data," Working Papers 97-4, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau.
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