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The costs and benefits of price stability: an assessment of Howitt's rule

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  • Daniel L. Thornton, 1996. "The costs and benefits of price stability: an assessment of Howitt's rule," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, vol. 78(Mar), pages 23-38.
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