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An Economic Analysis of Slavery


  • Barzel, Yoram


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  • Barzel, Yoram, 1977. "An Economic Analysis of Slavery," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 20(1), pages 87-110, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:jlawec:v:20:y:1977:i:1:p:87-110

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