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Seeking a Premier-League Economy: The Role of Privatization

In: Seeking a Premier Economy: The Economic Effects of British Economic Reforms, 1980–2000

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  • Jonathan Haskel

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  • Richard Green & Jonathan Haskel, 2004. "Seeking a Premier-League Economy: The Role of Privatization," NBER Chapters, in: Seeking a Premier Economy: The Economic Effects of British Economic Reforms, 1980–2000, pages 63-108, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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