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Bureaucratic Theory and the Choice of Central Bank Goals


  • Acheson, Keith
  • Chant, John F


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  • Acheson, Keith & Chant, John F, 1973. "Bureaucratic Theory and the Choice of Central Bank Goals," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 5(2), pages 637-655, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:mcb:jmoncb:v:5:y:1973:i:2:p:637-55

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    1. Milton Friedman, 1959. "The Demand for Money: Some Theoretical and Empirical Results," NBER Chapters,in: The Demand for Money: Some Theoretical and Empirical Results, pages 1-29 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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