Problems of public finance by Jens Peter Jensen

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Other titlesPublic finance, Problems of.
Statementby Jens P. Jensen ...
SeriesCrowell"s social science series
LC ClassificationsHJ141 .J4
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Paginationxviii, 606 p.
Number of Pages606
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Open LibraryOL6666355M
LC Control Number24015658

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