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Government Size and Output Volatility: New International Evidence

  • Koskela, Erkki
  • Viren, Matti
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    Paper provided by The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy in its series Discussion Papers with number 857.

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    Length: 16 pages
    Date of creation: 2003
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    Handle: RePEc:rif:dpaper:857
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    9. Torsten Persson & Guido Tabellini, 2001. "Political Institutions and Policy Outcomes: What are the Stylized Facts?," Temi di discussione (Economic working papers) 412, Bank of Italy, Economic Research and International Relations Area.
    10. Fatas, Antonio & Mihov, Ilian, 2001. "Government size and automatic stabilizers: international and intranational evidence," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 55(1), pages 3-28, October.
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