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Stochastic convergence tests for US regional per capita personal income; some further evidence: a research note

  • Ismail Genc


  • Jon Miller


  • Anil Rupasingha


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Article provided by Springer in its journal The Annals of Regional Science.

Volume (Year): 46 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 369-377

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Handle: RePEc:spr:anresc:v:46:y:2011:i:2:p:369-377
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