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Bottlenecks to Latin American industrial development

Hugh H. Schwartz

Bottlenecks to Latin American industrial development

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Published by Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial policy -- Latin America -- Congresses.,
    • Manufacturing industries -- Government policy -- Latin America -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHugh H. Schwartz.
      ContributionsInter-American Development Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC125 .S34 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination44 p. ;
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2598459M
      ISBN 100940602148
      LC Control Number85154454

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