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Nominal rigidities and the optimal rate of inflation

  • Andersen, Torben M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

    Volume (Year): 18 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 375-389

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