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Development Economics and Policy Readings

Livingston

Development Economics and Policy Readings

  • 143 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Unwin Hyman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Developing countries,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Economic policy,
  • Addresses, essays, lectures

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9228144M
    ISBN 100043820255
    ISBN 109780043820254


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