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The Effect of Cost Heterogeneity in the Success and Failure of the New Deal's Agricultural and Industrial Programs

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  • Alexander, Barbara
  • Libecap, Gary D.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Explorations in Economic History.

Volume (Year): 37 (2000)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 370-400

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