Trade and economic structure
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Trade and economic structure models and methods by Richard Caves

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Published by Harvard U.P. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • International trade.

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Bibliography: p.[283]-303.

StatementRichard E. Caves.
SeriesHarvard economic studies -- vol.115
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,317p. ;
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20709514M

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