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The dangers of export pessimism

developing countries and industrial markets
  • 446 Pages
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  • English

ICS Press, Distributed to the trade by National Book Network , San Francisco, Calif, Lanham, Md
Foreign trade promotion -- Developing countries -- Case studies., Developing countries -- Commercial po


Developing coun

Statementedited by Helen Hughes.
ContributionsHughes, Helen, 1928-, International Center for Economic Growth.
LC ClassificationsHF1413 .D33 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 446 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1705669M
ISBN 101558151443
LC Control Number92007029

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