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Malaysia’s current account deficits: an intertemporal optimization perspective

  • Hamizun Ismail
  • Ahmad Baharumshah

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Empirical Economics.

Volume (Year): 35 (2008)
Issue (Month): 3 (November)
Pages: 569-590

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