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Macroeconomic growth and structural change in Korea

Kwang Suk Kim

Macroeconomic growth and structural change in Korea

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Published by Korea Development Institute in [Seoul] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea,
  • Korea.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Korea.,
    • Korea -- Economic policy.,
    • Korea -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 231-237.

      Statementby Kwang Suk Kim, Michael Roemer.
      SeriesKorea modernization study series ;, 2, Working paper - Korea Development Institute ; 7705, Working paper (Hanʼguk Kaebal Yŏnʼguwŏn) ;, 7705.
      ContributionsRoemer, Michael, 1937- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC467 .K513
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4291732M
      LC Control Number78319281

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