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Is development economics useful for economic development?

H. C. Blomqvist

Is development economics useful for economic development?

by H. C. Blomqvist

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Published by Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsingfors .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development.,
    • Development economics.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementH.C. Blomqvist.
      SeriesMeddelanden från Svenska handelshögskolan =, Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration working papers,, 136 (1985), Meddelanden från Svenska handelshögskolan ;, 136.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD82 .B5544 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination8 leaves ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2636445M
      ISBN 109515552281
      LC Control Number85210482

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