Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-37).
|Statement||Roselyne H. Lung"aho.|
|Series||Working paper ;, no. 73/2003, CBR working paper ;, no. 73.|
|LC Classifications||HD6072.2.U332 U175 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 39 p. :|
|Number of Pages||39|
|LC Control Number||2005328582|
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