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Why did the Austro-Hungarian Empire collapse? A public choice perspective

  • Dalibor Roháč


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Constitutional Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 20 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 160-176

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Handle: RePEc:kap:copoec:v:20:y:2009:i:2:p:160-176
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