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Pitfalls in the theory of international trade policy

J. Peter Neary

Pitfalls in the theory of international trade policy

concertina reforms of tariffs and subsidiesto high-technology industries

by J. Peter Neary

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Published by Centre for Economic Performance in London .
Written in English


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StatementJ. Peter Neary.
SeriesDiscussion paper -- no.346, Discussion paper (London School of Economics and Political Science. Centre for Economic Performance) -- no.346.
ContributionsLondon School of Economics and Political Science. Centre for Economic Performance.
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Open LibraryOL16564385M

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