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The economics of development and distribution

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English


  • Economic development.,
  • Income distribution.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

StatementWilliam Loehr, John P. Powelson.
ContributionsPowelson, John P., 1920-
LC ClassificationsHD82 .L56
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 436 p. :
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4126028M
ISBN 100155189050
LC Control Number80084070

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