Economic lessons of postwar recessions
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Economic lessons of postwar recessions report. by Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America. Committee on Economic Policy.

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Published by Chamber of Commerce of the United States in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Business cycles.,
  • United States -- Economic policy.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHC106.5 .C4827
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6266890M
LC Control Number59002342

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