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The ultimate determinants of central bank independence

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  • Eijffinger, S.C.W.

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  • Schaling, E.

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  • Eijffinger, S.C.W. & Schaling, E., 1995. "The ultimate determinants of central bank independence," Discussion Paper 1995-5, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
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