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The Role Of Law In Economic Growth: A Literature Review


  • Guangdong Xu


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  • Guangdong Xu, 2011. "The Role Of Law In Economic Growth: A Literature Review," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 25(5), pages 833-871, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jecsur:v:25:y:2011:i:5:p:833-871
    DOI: j.1467-6419.2011.00691.x

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