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The division of labor and the growth of government

  • Davis, Lewis S.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control.

    Volume (Year): 27 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 7 (May)
    Pages: 1217-1235

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:dyncon:v:27:y:2003:i:7:p:1217-1235
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