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Laos" dilemmas and options the challenge of economic transition in the 1990s

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Published by St. Martin"s Press, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in New York, Singapore .
Written in English



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  • Laos -- Economic policy.,
  • Laos -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Mya Than & Joseph L.H. Tan.
ContributionsMya Than., Tan, Loong-Hoe.
LC ClassificationsHC443 .L365 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 319 p. :
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1009103M
ISBN 100312173105, 9813055111, 981305512X
LC Control Number96049102

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