# Applied Macroeconomics for Public Policy

- Author : Rafael Yanushevsky
- Publsiher : Academic Press
- Release : 29 June 2018
- ISBN : 9780128156339
- Page : 230 pages
- Rating : 4/5 from 21 voters

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