King, Timothy
February 1966
Quarterly Journal of Economics;Feb66, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p108
Academic Journal
Examines how public investment approaches are related and the extent to which they are competitive. Similarities and differences of the approaches; Role of government investment in the economy; Forms of national objectives.


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