Economic Policy 2 (Economic Policy)

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  • Macroeconomics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business & Economics / Macroeconomics,
  • Economics - Macroeconomics

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ContributionsGeorges de Menil (Editor), Richard Portes (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL7737283M
ISBN 100521337267
ISBN 109780521337267

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