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Trade preferences and Africa the state of play and issues at stake by Andrew Mold

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Published by African Trade Policy Centre in Addis Ababa] .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references (p. 41-44).

Statementby Andrew Mold
SeriesATPC work in progress -- no. 12
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 59 p. :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24495998M
LC Control Number2010305583

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