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The Institutional Foundations of Monetary Commitment: A Comparative Analysis

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 27 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 10 (October)
    Pages: 1821-1842

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:27:y:1999:i:10:p:1821-1842
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