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Published by Macmillan Press, St. Martin"s Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English



  • Developing countries


  • World Bank -- Congresses.,
  • International Monetary Fund -- Congresses.,
  • International finance -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Monetary policy -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Development banks -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by G.K. Helleiner.
ContributionsHelleiner, Gerald K., Group of Twenty-four.
LC ClassificationsHG3881 .I608 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 499 p. ;
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL805574M
ISBN 100333642473, 0312129742
LC Control Number95042136

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