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Guiding structural change : the role of government in development

  • Carson, Matthew
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    Examines the role of government in the process of structural change.

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 455097.

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    Length: 38 pages
    Date of creation: 2010
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    Publication status: Published in Employment working paper series
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:455097
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