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Unemployment and inflation paper by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Economic Stabilization.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Unemployed -- United States.,
  • Inflation (Finance) -- United States.,
  • Economic forecasting -- United States.,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981.

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At head of title: Subcommittee print.

StatementSubcommittee on Economic Stabilization of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, 95th Congress, first session.
LC ClassificationsHD5723 .C65 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationv. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4690692M
LC Control Number77602216

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