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The Internet and Economic Growth in Least Developed Countries

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  • Kenny, Charles

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Paper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number UNU-WIDER Research Paper DP2002/75.

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Length: 20 pages
Date of creation: 2002
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Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:dp2002-75

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Keywords: Internet; economic growth; developing countries;

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  3. Wallsten, Scott, 2003. "Regulation and Internet Use in Developing Countries," Working paper 343, Regulation2point0.
  4. Abdur Chowdhury, 2003. "Information technology and productivity payoff in the banking industry: evidence from the emerging markets," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 15(6), pages 693-708.
  5. Wallsten, Scott, 2003. "Regulation and internet use in developing countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2979, The World Bank.

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