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Political short-termism: a possible explanation

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

    Volume (Year): 145 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 1 (October)
    Pages: 197-211

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:145:y:2010:i:1:p:197-211
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