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Federalism and economic growth in underdeveloped countries a symposium by Ursula Kathleen Webb Hicks

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
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  • Developing countries.


  • Newly independent states.,
  • Economic development.,
  • Federal government.,
  • Developing countries.

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Statement[by] U.K. Hicks [and others]
ContributionsHicks, Ursula Kathleen Webb, Lady, 1896-, Leverhulme Trust., University of Exeter
LC ClassificationsHD82 .F37 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p.
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5867241M
LC Control Number62051918

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