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Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy

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Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy. / Nishiyama, Shinichi; Smetters, Kent.

Handbook of Computational Economics. ed. / Karl Schmedders; Kenneth Judd. Vol. 3 Elsevier, 2014. p. 117-160.

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Nishiyama, S & Smetters, K 2014, Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy. in K Schmedders & K Judd (eds), Handbook of Computational Economics. vol. 3, Elsevier, pp. 117-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-52980-0.00003-7

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Nishiyama, S., & Smetters, K. (2014). Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy. In K. Schmedders, & K. Judd (Eds.), Handbook of Computational Economics (Vol. 3, pp. 117-160). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-52980-0.00003-7

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Nishiyama S, Smetters K. Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy. In Schmedders K, Judd K, editors, Handbook of Computational Economics. Vol. 3. Elsevier. 2014. p. 117-160 https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-52980-0.00003-7

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Nishiyama, Shinichi ; Smetters, Kent. / Analyzing fiscal policies in a heterogeneous-agent overlapping-generations economy. Handbook of Computational Economics. editor / Karl Schmedders ; Kenneth Judd. Vol. 3 Elsevier, 2014. pp. 117-160

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