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Policy myopia and economic growth

  • Aidt, Toke S.
  • Dutta, Jayasri

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 23 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 734-753

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:23:y:2007:i:3:p:734-753
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