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The demand for marijuana, tobacco and alcohol: inter-commodity interactions with uncertainty

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  • Yihui Lan
  • Xueyan Zhao

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  • Kenneth Clements & Yihui Lan & Xueyan Zhao, 2010. "The demand for marijuana, tobacco and alcohol: inter-commodity interactions with uncertainty," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 39(1), pages 203-239, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:empeco:v:39:y:2010:i:1:p:203-239
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    • H2 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
    • K0 - Law and Economics - - General
    • I0 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - General
    • D5 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium
    • C6 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling

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