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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Economic policy,
  • Welfare economics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [348]-364) and indexes.

StatementNicholas Barr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB846 .B37 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 386 p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25292504M
ISBN 109780199297818
LC Control Number2012392690

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