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prevalent monetary policy and its consequences analysis, 88th Congress, 2nd session, 1964, Committee print. by Leon Hirsch Keyserling

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Published by U. S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Monetary policy -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking and Currency. Subcommittee on Domestic Finance
LC ClassificationsHG538 .K36
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 106 p.
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22227665M
LC Control Number64062140

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