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Is Hungary ready for inflation targeting?

  • Siklos, Pierre L.
  • Abel, Istvan

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economic Systems.

Volume (Year): 26 (2002)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 309-333

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecosys:v:26:y:2002:i:4:p:309-333
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