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Atlantic Economic Journal

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 32–38 | Cite as

Economic development and the public sector: An evaluation

  • P. C. Afxentiou
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Economic Development Public Sector International Economic Public Finance 
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  • P. C. Afxentiou
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of CalgaryCanada

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