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The political economy of inaction

  • Howitt, Peter
  • Wintrobe, Ronald

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Public Economics.

Volume (Year): 56 (1995)
Issue (Month): 3 (March)
Pages: 329-353

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