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The Limits of Transparency

Ambiguity and the History of International Finance (Cornell Studies in Money)

by Jacqueline Best

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International finance,
  • Political economy,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Finance,
  • International - General,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • International Relations - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7848879M
    ISBN 100801473772
    ISBN 109780801473777

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