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Published by Butterworths in London .
Written in English



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Bibliography: p. 249-253.

Statement[by] P. W. Gay and R. L. Smyth.
SeriesStudies in theoretical and applied economics
ContributionsSmyth, Robert Leslie, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD9612.5 .G38
The Physical Object
Pagination293 p.
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5107786M
ISBN 100408705655
LC Control Number74180178

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