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An empirical estimation of Balassa-Samuelson Effect in case of Eastern European Countries

  • Păun Cristian

    (Academia de Studii Economice din Bucureşti)

Integration into the European Monetary Union (EMU) and adoption of Euro became a specific objective for Eastern European Countries after their accession into the European Union.­­

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Article provided by Romanian Society for Economic Science, Revista OEconomica in its journal Revista OEconomica 01/2009.

Volume (Year): (2009)
Issue (Month): 01 (March)

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