Arab world facing the challenge of the new millenium by Henry T. Azzam

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  • Finance -- Arab countries.,
  • Bonds -- Arab countries.,
  • Stock exchanges -- Arab countries.,
  • Banks and banking -- Arab countries.,
  • Currency question -- Arab countries.,
  • Arab countries -- Economic integration.

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StatementHenry T. Azzam.
LC ClassificationsHG187.3 .A99 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3658036M
ISBN 101860648169
LC Control Number2002512981

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