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The economics of development by Everett Einar Hagen

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Published by R. D. Irwin in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Economic development,
  • Developing countries

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [487]-520.

Statement[by] Everett E. Hagen.
SeriesThe Irwin series in economics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD82 .H15
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 536 p.
Number of Pages536
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23328014M
LC Control Number68019497

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