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Growth economics and reality

William A. Brock

Growth economics and reality

by William A. Brock

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development -- Econometric models.,
  • Income distribution -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam A. Brock, Steven N. Durlauf.
    GenreEconometric models.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8041, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8041.
    ContributionsDurlauf, Steven N., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. ;
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22412017M

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