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Investment Insurance and Developmental Impact

Evaluating Miga"s Experience

by Gerald T. West

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by World Bank Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Investment & securities,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Investments & Securities - General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Country risk,
  • Developing countries,
  • Insurance, Investment guaranty,
  • Investments, Foreign,
  • Multilateral Investment Guaran

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11416747M
    ISBN 100821349139
    ISBN 109780821349137

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