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information technology revolution and economic development

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries,
    • Information services industry -- Developing countries,
    • Economic development

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementNagy K. Hanna.
      SeriesWorld Bank discussion papers ;, 120
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.72.I55 H36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination57 p. :
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1533846M
      ISBN 100821317849
      LC Control Number91011622


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