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The size and composition of government expenditure

  • Shelton, Cameron A.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Public Economics.

    Volume (Year): 91 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 11-12 (December)
    Pages: 2230-2260

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