Readings in economic development by Theodore Morgan

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Developing countries.


  • Economic development,
  • Developing countries

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

Statementedited by Theodore Morgan, George W. Betz [and] N. K. Choudbry.
LC ClassificationsHD82 .M56
The Physical Object
Pagination431 p.
Number of Pages431
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5878143M
LC Control Number63008482

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