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Cheap home goods and persistent inequality

  • Joanna Alexopoulos

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  • Tiago V. Cavalcanti

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Economic Theory.

Volume (Year): 45 (2010)
Issue (Month): 3 (December)
Pages: 417-451

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