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Is one of the 'peace dividends' negative? Military expenditure and economic growth in the wealthy OECD countries

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  • Landau, Daniel, 1996. "Is one of the 'peace dividends' negative? Military expenditure and economic growth in the wealthy OECD countries," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 36(2), pages 183-195.
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