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African development report 1998

African development report 1998

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Published by Oxford University Press for the African Development Bank in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Privatization -- Africa,
  • Africa -- Economic policy,
  • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAfrican Development Bank
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD 4338 .A33 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 228 p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22853183M
    ISBN 100198294212

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