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Income inequality and economic growth: an empirical investigation in Mediterranean countries

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  • Adalgiso Amendola
  • Roberto Dell’Anno

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Volume (Year): 68 (2014)
Issue (Month): 2 (April-June)
Pages: 35-58

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