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The accuracy of OECD forecasts of the international economy: balance of payments

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  • Ash, J. C. K.
  • Smyth, D. J.
  • Heravi, S. M.

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  • Ash, J. C. K. & Smyth, D. J. & Heravi, S. M., 1997. "The accuracy of OECD forecasts of the international economy: balance of payments," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 16(6), pages 969-987, December.
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