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A theory of political cycles

Leonardo Martinez

A theory of political cycles

by Leonardo Martinez

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Published by Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond in [Richmond, Va.] .
Written in English


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StatementLeonardo Martinez.
SeriesWorking paper ;, no. 05-4, Working paper (Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond : Online) ;, no. 05-4.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL3479069M
LC Control Number2005619478

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