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Realistic economics and today"s problems

Howard Armour Harrison

Realistic economics and today"s problems

by Howard Armour Harrison

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Published by The Howard Armour Harrison Trust Fund in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic Theory.,
  • Canada -- Economic Problems.

  • Edition Notes

    1

    StatementHoward Armour Harrison
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB"199"H37"1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124 p.
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20003770M

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