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Published by AEI Press, UPA [distributor] in Washington, D.C, Lanham, Md .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Fiscal policy -- United States.,
  • Budget -- United States.,
  • Budget deficits -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesFiscal politics & the Budget Enforcement Act.
StatementMarvin H. Kosters, editor.
ContributionsKosters, Marvin H.
LC ClassificationsHJ257.2 .F557 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1716808M
ISBN 100844770124, 0844770175
LC Control Number92019285

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