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Country size and business cycle volatility: Scale really matters

  • Furceri, Davide
  • Karras, Georgios

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of the Japanese and International Economies.

Volume (Year): 21 (2007)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 424-434

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