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race between population and economic progress.

Trygve Haavelmo

race between population and economic progress.

by Trygve Haavelmo

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Published in [Oslo] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population,
  • Economic development

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMemorandum from Institute of Economics, University of Oslo, Memorandum fra Sosialøkonomisk institutt, Universitetet i Oslo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB871 H24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6 leaves]
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18448342M

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