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1.

Monopsony Power in Higher Education: A Tale of Two Tracks

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-95
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jul 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Exchange Rates and Asset Prices in a Global Demand System

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-91
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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3.

Exchange Rate Reconnect

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-94
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jul 2019
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Harvard University, Department of Economics, Harvard University, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Columbia University - Columbia Business School

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The Allocation of Talent and U.S. Economic Growth

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-93
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jun 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Stanford University

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The Industrial Revolution in Services

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-87
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jun 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Princeton University - Department of Economics

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The Decline, Rebound, and Further Rise in Snap Enrollment: Disentangling Business Cycle Fluctuations and Policy Changes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-90
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2019
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University of Chicago - Becker Friedman Institute for Economics, University of Chicago and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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7.

Inaccurate Statistical Discrimination

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-86
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2019
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Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Social and Decision Sciences and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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Surveying Business Uncertainty

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-85
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 11 Jun 2019
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Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, ITAM - Business School, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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Imperfect Competition, Compensating Differentials and Rent Sharing in the U.S. Labor Market

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-84
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 10 Jun 2019
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University of Chicago, Statistics Norway and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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The Use and Misuse of Income Data and Extreme Poverty in the United States

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-83
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 07 Jun 2019
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U.S. Census Bureau, University of Chicago, University of Chicago and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

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Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Exchange Competition and Innovation

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-72
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 05 Jun 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Students

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12.

Persuasion on Networks

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-82
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 May 2019
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Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

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13.

Media Freedom in the Shadow of a Coup

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-81, University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3396728
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 May 2019
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University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics, University of Chicago Harris School and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

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Attentiveness in Elections with Impressionable Voters

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-80
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

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The Macroeconomics of the Greek Depression

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-78
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 May 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2019
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Harvard University Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Simplicity Creates Inequity: Implications for Fairness, Stereotypes, and Interpretability

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-77
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 May 2019 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2019
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Cornell University - Department of Computer Science and University of Chicago

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The Science of Using Science: Towards an Understanding of the Threats to Scaling Experiments

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-73
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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Stability of Experimental Results: Forecasts and Evidence

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-76
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 May 2019
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University of California, Berkeley and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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19.

The Impact of Legalized Abortion on Crime Over the Last Two Decades

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-75
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2019
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Stanford Law School and University of Chicago

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20.

Special Deals with Chinese Characteristics

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-74
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK)

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21.

Predicting Returns with Text Data

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-69
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 May 2019
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Harvard University, Yale SOM and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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22.

Nonparametric Estimates of Demand in the California Health Insurance Exchange

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-68
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 17 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Harvard University

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Measuring Success in Education: The Role of Effort on the Test Itself

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-66
Posted: 14 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Bentley University - Department of Economics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business - Economics

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The Nature of Creativity in Old Age

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-67
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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25.

Tax-Related Human Capital: Evidence from Employee Movements

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-64
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Inference in Experiments with Matched Pairs

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-63
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and Stanford University - Department of Statistics
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Impacts of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Jobs on Youth: 5-Year Experimental Evidence on Factory Job Offers and Cash Grants in Ethiopia

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-65
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 May 2019
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University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Oxford - Department of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Centre for Economic Performance (CEP)

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Do Renewable Portfolio Standards Deliver?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-62
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 12 May 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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The Production, Relocation, and Price Effects of US Trade Policy: The Case of Washing Machines

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-61
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 19 Apr 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Chicago Department of Economics and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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The Relationship Dilemma: Organizational Culture and the Adoption of Credit Scoring Technology in Indian Banking

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-54
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
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Goldman Sachs, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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31.

Lessons from the Monetary and Fiscal History of Latin America

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-47
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
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University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
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32.

Policy News and Stock Market Volatility

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-53
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
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Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Department of Finance, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Chicago

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Who Is Screened Out? Application Costs and the Targeting of Disability Programs

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-27
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
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University of Chicago and SUNY University at Albany

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Cities, Lights, and Skills in Developing Economies

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-50
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Columbia University and Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

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The Patent Troll: Benign Middleman or Stick-Up Artist?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-51
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Mar 2019
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University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Analysis Group, Inc. and University of Chicago

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Crude by Rail, Option Value, and Pipeline Investment

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-49
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies

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The Roots of Health Inequality and The Value of Intra-Family Expertise

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-45
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Mar 2019
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Duke University, Stanford University and Stanford University - Department of Health Research and Policy

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38.

Religion and Sanitation Practices

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-44
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University and Stanford University
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39.

Governance and the Effectiveness of Public Health Subsidies: Evidence from Ghana, Kenya and Uganda

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-39
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago, Stanford University and University of California, Santa Cruz
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Parents’ Beliefs About Their Children’s Academic Ability: Implications for Educational Investments

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-38
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago
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Trade Openness and Antitrust Law

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-37
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
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Columbia University - Law School and University of Chicago - Law School

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Does Strategic Ability Affect Efficiency? Evidence from Electricity Markets

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-36
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University - Department of Economics and Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance

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Misallocation Measures: The Distortion That Ate the Residual

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-35
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Mar 2019
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University of Maryland - Department of Economics, NERA Economic Consulting and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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44.

How Wide Is the Firm Border?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-34
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Mar 2019
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University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Compass Lexecon and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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45.

The Productivity J-Curve: How Intangibles Complement General Purpose Technologies

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-33
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Mar 2019
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Disability and Distress: The Effect of Disability Programs on Financial Outcomes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-32
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 05 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2019
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University of Chicago, Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Information Cascades and Threshold Implementation

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-30
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 Mar 2019
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Cornell University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School

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The Financing of Local Government in China: Stimulus Loan Wanes and Shadow Banking Waxes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-29
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 04 Mar 2019
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Tsinghua University, University of Chicago - Finance and Tsinghua University - School of Economics and Management

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Leverage-Induced Fire Sales and Stock Market Crashes

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-28
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 04 Mar 2019
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University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), University of Chicago - Finance, Yale School of Management and Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance

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The Monetary and Fiscal History of Paraguay, 1960–2017

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Mar 2019
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Central Bank of Paraguay, Independent and Central Bank of Paraguay
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