Trade and development policies leading issues for the 1980s by Alexander J. Yeats

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Bibliography, p200-205. - Includes index.

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StatementAlexander J. Yeats.
LC ClassificationsHC59.7
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Paginationxiii,208p. :
Number of Pages208
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Open LibraryOL14996279M
ISBN 100333275985

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