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How soon is now? The effects of the IMF on economic reforms in Latin America

  • Glen Biglaiser


  • Karl DeRouen


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The Review of International Organizations.

    Volume (Year): 6 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 2 (July)
    Pages: 189-213

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:revint:v:6:y:2011:i:2:p:189-213
    DOI: 10.1007/s11558-011-9123-8
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