On the drain of capital from African countries
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On the drain of capital from African countries by Leongard VasilК№evich Goncharov

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Published by Center for Afro-Asian Research of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest .
Written in English



  • Africa.


  • Investments, Foreign -- Africa.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] L.V. Goncharov.
SeriesStudies on developing coutries,, no. 42, Studies on developing countries (Budapest, Hungary),, no. 42.
LC ClassificationsHG5822 .G63
The Physical Object
Pagination11, x p.
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5714870M
LC Control Number70286266

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