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Comparing the Economic Performance of Dependent Territories and Sovereign Microstates


  • Armstrong, H W
  • Read, R


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  • Armstrong, H W & Read, R, 2000. "Comparing the Economic Performance of Dependent Territories and Sovereign Microstates," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 48(2), pages 285-306, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:ecdecc:v:48:y:2000:i:2:p:285-306

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