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Surprises in the Consumption Function


  • Muellbauer, John


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  • Muellbauer, John, 1983. "Surprises in the Consumption Function," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 93(369a), pages 34-50, Supplemen.
  • Handle: RePEc:ecj:econjl:v:93:y:1983:i:369a:p:34-50

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