Macroeconomic policy and adjustment in Korea, 1970-1990



Publisher: Harvard Institute for International Development, Publisher: Korean Development Institute, Publisher: Distributed by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass, [Seoul, Korea], Cambridge, Mass

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  • Korea (South)

Subjects:

  • Economic stabilization -- Korea (South),
  • Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1960-,
  • Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1960-

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementStephan Haggard ... [et al.].
SeriesHarvard studies in international development
ContributionsHaggard, Stephan.
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LC ClassificationsHC467 .M33 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 319 p. :
Number of Pages319
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Open LibraryOL1086780M
ISBN 100674540859
LC Control Number94010736

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