2 edition of Where did British foreign capital go? found in the catalog.
Where did British foreign capital go?
Michael A. Clemens
|Statement||Michael Clemens, Jeffrey G. Williamson.|
|Series||NBER working paper series -- no. 8028, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8028.|
|Contributions||Williamson, Jeffrey G., 1935-, National Bureau of Economic Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
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