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Studies on economic growth theory the role of imperfections and externalities by Jos Verbeek

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Published by Thesis Publishers in Amsterdam .
Written in English


  • Economic development -- Mathematical models.,
  • Equilibrium (Economics) -- Mathematical models.,
  • Externalities (Economics) -- Mathematical models.

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Edition Notes

StatementJos Verbeek.
SeriesTinbergen Institute research series ;, 43, Tinbergen Institute research series ;, no. 43.
LC ClassificationsHD75.5 .V468 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1501825M
ISBN 109051701942
LC Control Number93180193

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