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l. The source for these official German figures is US Strategic Bombing Survey, Overall Economic Effects Division. " The Effects of Strategic Bombing on the German War Economy, "31 October 1945, p. 156. The German single-engined fighter production plan, which British intelligence acquired early in 1943, called for a levelling off at about 2,000 per month at the end of 1943.
2. US Strategic Bomb Survey, ibid., Table 41, p. 179, from official German sources.   
3.  I owe the concept of the Hidden Foot to fellow economist Burton Klein, Prices, Wages, and Business Cvcles: A Dynamic Theory. (Elmsford, New York; Pergammon Press; 1984)  




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