Contemporary economic policy issues in Nigeria

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Published by Central Bank of Nigeria in Abuja .

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  • Nigeria -- Economic policy.,
  • Nigeria -- Economic conditions.

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Statementedited by O.J. Nnanna, S.O. Alade, F.O. Odoko.
ContributionsNnanna, O. J., Alade, S. O., Odoko, F. O., Central Bank of Nigeria.
LC ClassificationsHC1055 .C67 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination375 p. :
Number of Pages375
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Open LibraryOL20908533M
ISBN 109783702408

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