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Underestimation of money growth and pensions: Experimental investigations

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  • McGowan, Féidhlim
  • Lunn, Pete
  • Robertson, Deirdre

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  • McGowan, Féidhlim & Lunn, Pete & Robertson, Deirdre, 2019. "Underestimation of money growth and pensions: Experimental investigations," Papers WP611, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
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