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An evaluation of the predictions of the Federal Reserve

  • Joutz, Fred
  • Stekler, H. O.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Forecasting.

Volume (Year): 16 (2000)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
Pages: 17-38

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Handle: RePEc:eee:intfor:v:16:y:2000:i:1:p:17-38
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