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Does Foreign Aid Promote Privatization? Empirical Evidence from Developing Countries

  • Ghosh Banerjee, Sudeshna
  • Rondinelli, Dennis A.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1527-1548

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:31:y:2003:i:9:p:1527-1548
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