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Service activities in developing countries

Derek W. Blades

Service activities in developing countries

an analysis based on national accounts

by Derek W. Blades

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Published by Development Centre of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Service industries -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 251-254.

      Statementby Derek W. Blades, Derek D. Johnston, Witold Marczewski.
      SeriesDevelopment Centre studies, Development Centre studies.
      ContributionsJohnston, Derek D., joint author., Marczewski, Witold, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9980.5 .B55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5244576M
      ISBN 109264112545
      LC Control Number75316385

      The Ranfurly Library Service recently changed its name to Book Aid International. Describes the activities of the charity with particular emphasis on matching books supplied with specific requirements within developing countries. Gives specific examples of aid projects providing books to different requirements within developing countries and of the importance of the aid to those Author: Sophie Blue.


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