On the link between volatility and growth

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On the link between volatility and growth. / Posch, Olaf; Wälde, K.

I: Journal of Economic Growth, Bind 16, Nr. 4, 2011, s. 285-308.

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Posch, O & Wälde, K 2011, 'On the link between volatility and growth', Journal of Economic Growth, bind 16, nr. 4, s. 285-308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10887-011-9069-y

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Posch, O., & Wälde, K. (2011). On the link between volatility and growth. Journal of Economic Growth, 16(4), 285-308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10887-011-9069-y

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Posch O, Wälde K. 2011. On the link between volatility and growth. Journal of Economic Growth. 16(4):285-308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10887-011-9069-y

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Posch, Olaf og K. Wälde. "On the link between volatility and growth". Journal of Economic Growth. 2011, 16(4). 285-308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10887-011-9069-y

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Posch O, Wälde K. On the link between volatility and growth. Journal of Economic Growth. 2011;16(4):285-308. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10887-011-9069-y

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Posch, Olaf ; Wälde, K. / On the link between volatility and growth. I: Journal of Economic Growth. 2011 ; Bind 16, Nr. 4. s. 285-308.

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