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The bias against agriculture

The bias against agriculture

trade and macroeconomic policies in developing countries : executive summary

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Published by International Center for Economic Growth Publication, ICS Press in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Produce trade -- Government policy -- Developing countries.,
  • Agriculture and state -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Commercial policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Romeo M. Bautistaand Alberto Valdés..
    ContributionsBautista, Romeo M, 1941-, Valdés, Alberto, 1935-, International Center for Economic Growth.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15362556M
    ISBN 101558152466
    OCLC/WorldCa143458122

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