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Foreign aid in the twenty-first century

Hafiz A Akhand

Foreign aid in the twenty-first century

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance -- Developing countries,
  • Developing countries -- Economic conditions -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-195) and index

    StatementHafiz A. Akhand, Kanhaya L. Gupta
    GenreStatistics
    SeriesRecent economic thought series -- 75, Recent economic thought -- 75
    ContributionsGupta, Kanhaya L. 1935-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC60 .A4577 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17052735M
    ISBN 101402071450
    LC Control Number2002026727

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