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The circulating medium of exchange in colonial Pennsylvania, 1729-1775: new estimates of monetary composition, performance, and economic growth

  • Grubb, Farley

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

Volume (Year): 41 (2004)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 329-360

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