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The IMF, the world bank and commodity prices: A case of shifting sands?

  • Sapsford, David
  • Singer, Hans
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 26 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1653-1660

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:26:y:1998:i:9:p:1653-1660
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