The world economy a millennial perspective by Angus Maddison

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  • Economic history.,
  • International economic relations -- History,
  • Population -- History,
  • Income distribution -- History,
  • Economic development -- History,
  • Population -- Statistics.,
  • Gross domestic product -- Statistics.

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StatementAngus Maddison
SeriesDevelopment Centre studies
ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Development Centre.
LC ClassificationsHC21 .M285 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination383 p. :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3535504M
ISBN 109264186085
LC Control Number2001438142

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