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Trade flows and exchange rates general issues and empirical evidence for the Italian economy by Giorgia Giovannetti

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Published by G. Giappichelli in Torino .
Written in English



  • Italy


  • Foreign exchange -- Italy -- Econometric models.,
  • Italy -- Commerce -- Econometric models.

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StatementGiorgia Giovannetti.
LC ClassificationsHF3586.5 .G55 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination271 p. ;
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1597058M
ISBN 108834808320
LC Control Number91130045

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