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Political commitment to economic development.

Burnell, Peter J.

Political commitment to economic development.

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Published by Warwick Univ., Department of Politics in Coventry .
Written in English


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SeriesWorking paper -- 13
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Paginationii, 66 p.
Number of Pages66
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Open LibraryOL20205857M

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