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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English


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Prepared by Jon Blondal.

SeriesPublic management occasional papers -- no. 22
ContributionsBlondal, Jon., Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Public Management Committee.
LC ClassificationsHD3612 .P87 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20840212M
ISBN 109264160426

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