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Patterns of Rent-Extraction and Deployment in Developing Countries: Implications for Governance, Economic Policy and Performance


  • Auty, Richard M.


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  • Auty, Richard M., 2006. "Patterns of Rent-Extraction and Deployment in Developing Countries: Implications for Governance, Economic Policy and Performance," WIDER Working Paper Series 016, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  • Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:rp2006-16

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