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On the optimality of limit cycles in dynamic economic systems

  • Engelbert Dockner
  • Gustav Feichtinger
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    Volume (Year): 53 (1991)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 31-50

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jeczfn:v:53:y:1991:i:1:p:31-50
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