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Reform in a Rich Country

Adam S. Posen

Reform in a Rich Country

Germany

by Adam S. Posen

  • 324 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Peterson Institute .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political economy,
  • 21st century,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • International Economic Relations,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Germany,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • International - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11222475M
    ISBN 100881322792
    ISBN 109780881322798

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