|Statement||by Harmodio Arias Madrid.|
|Series||Studies in economics and political science ;, no. 25.|
|LC Classifications||KZ3715 .A75 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxviii, 207 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||207|
|LC Control Number||2001429115|
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