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After the decision: Implementing policy reforms in developing countries


  • Thomas, John W.
  • Grindle, Merilee S.


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  • Thomas, John W. & Grindle, Merilee S., 1990. "After the decision: Implementing policy reforms in developing countries," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 18(8), pages 1163-1181, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:18:y:1990:i:8:p:1163-1181

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