Direct investment and European integration competition among firms and governments by Stephen Thomsen

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StatementStephen Thomsen and Stephen Woolcock.
SeriesChatham House papers
ContributionsWoolcock, Stephen., Royal Institute of International Affairs.
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Paginationx,123p. ;
Number of Pages123
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Open LibraryOL17253368M
ISBN 101855671174

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