Economic integration and social responsibility by Bank Conference on Development Economics--Europe (5th 2003 Paris, France)

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Other titles2004 Annual World Bank Conference on development economics--Europe
Statementedited by François Bourguignon, Pierre Jacquet, Boris Pleskovic
SeriesAnnual World Bank Conference on development economics--Europe -- 2004
ContributionsBourguignon, François, Jacquet, Pierre, Pleskovic, Boris, Agence française de développement, France. Conseil d"analyse économique, World Bank
LC ClassificationsHD73 .B365 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 374 p. :
Number of Pages374
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Open LibraryOL17239579M
ISBN 100821361031
ISBN 109780821361030

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