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Political events and consumer confidence in Belgium

  • Vuchelen, Jef
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    Volume (Year): 16 (1995)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 563-579

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:joepsy:v:16:y:1995:i:4:p:563-579
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