The post-war terms of trade controversy a re-examination by Prabirjit Sarkar

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Published by Export-Import Bank of India in Mumbai .

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Based on the author"s Exim Bank International Trade Research Annual Award 1990, co-winning doctoral thesis: The post-war terms of trade controversy: a re-examination.

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Book details

SeriesOccasional paper -- no. 14
ContributionsExport-Import Bank of India
LC ClassificationsHF1379 .S257 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. ;
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25023381M
LC Control Number2010317231

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