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Reforming business-related laws to promote private sector development

the World Bank experience in Africa
  • 66 Pages
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  • English
World Bank , Washington, D.C
Law reform -- Africa., Business law -- Africa., Africa -- Economic condit


Africa, Af

StatementW. Paatii Ofosu-Amaah.
LC ClassificationsKQC108 .O38 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 66 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6787075M
ISBN 100821347667
LC Control Number00043243

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