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Uncertainty, Specialization and Government Intervention

  • Michele Di Maio
  • Marco Valente

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Article provided by Wiley Blackwell in its journal Metroeconomica.

Volume (Year): 64 (2013)
Issue (Month): 2 (05)
Pages: 215-243

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Handle: RePEc:bla:metroe:v:64:y:2013:i:2:p:215-243
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