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Bigger Economies, Smaller Govrenments

Privatization in Latin America

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Published by Westview Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Macroeconomics,
  • Political economy,
  • Privatization,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • Central America,
  • South America,
  • General,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam Glade (Editor), Rossana Corona (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11349400M
    ISBN 100813335574
    ISBN 109780813335575
    OCLC/WorldCa228379200

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