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Do policymakers' distributional desires lead to an inflationary bias?

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  • Lippi, Francesco
  • Swank, Otto H.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Policy Modeling.

Volume (Year): 18 (1996)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 109-116

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jpolmo:v:18:y:1996:i:1:p:109-116
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