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Economic development in South Asia proceedings of a conference held by the International Economic Association at Kandy, Ceylon [during June, 1969] Edited by E.A.G. Robinson and Michael Kidron.

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Published by Macmillan in [London] .
Written in English


  • India -- Economic conditions -- 1947- -- Congresses.,
  • Pakistan -- Economic conditions -- Congresses,
  • Sri Lanka -- Economic conditions -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

ContributionsKidron, Michael., Robinson, E. A. G., International Economic Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 585 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages585
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22434555M

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