Discussion on European economic and monetary union facts and fiction by Jörg M. Winterberg

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Published by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in [Bonn] .

Written in English

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  • Economic and Monetary Union.

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StatementJörg M. Winterberg.
SeriesBrüsseler Vorträge der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung e.V. ;, Heft 14
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LC ClassificationsHG925 .W5613 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
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Open LibraryOL94098M
ISBN 103885791609
LC Control Number99205258
OCLC/WorldCa38873909

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