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Divestiture in developing countries by Elliot Berg

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Government business enterprises -- Developing countries.,
  • Corporate divestiture -- Developing countries.,
  • Privatization -- Developing countries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementElliot Berg, Mary M. Shirley.
SeriesWorld Bank discussion papers ;, 11
ContributionsShirley, Mary M., 1945-
LC ClassificationsHD4420.8 .B45 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385328M
ISBN 10082130917X
LC Control Number87014235

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