Poverty and sustainable development

concepts and measures
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Contributed articles presented at the 86th Conference of the Indian Economic Association, held at Kolhapur, in 2003.

Statementedited by N.S. Iyengar.
GenreCongresses, Conresses
ContributionsIyengar, N. Sreenivas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC440.P6 I53 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 265 p. :
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Open LibraryOL24069938M
ISBN 139788184502695
LC Control Number2010316299

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