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Pricing theory in post-Keynesian economics a realist approach by Paul Downward

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing in Northamption, Ma .
Written in English


  • Prices.,
  • Pricing.,
  • Keynesian economics.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPaul Downward.
SeriesNew directions in modern economics series
LC ClassificationsHB221 .D64 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL347156M
ISBN 101858987911
LC Control Number98006257

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