Reality and rhetoric

studies in the economics of development by Bauer, P. T.

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicholson in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 184 Downloads: 714
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Subjects:

  • Economic development.,
  • Economic assistance -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Economic conditions.

Edition Notes

StatementP.T. Bauer.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 184 p. ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21495763M
ISBN 100297783351

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