Europe, policies, and people an economic perspective

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  • European Union countries -- Economic policy,
  • European Union countries -- Economic conditions,
  • European Union countries -- Social conditions,
  • European Union countries -- Economic integration

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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Statementedited by Sue Hatt and Frank Gardner ; consultant editor Jo Campling
ContributionsHatt, Sue, 1946-, Gardner, Frank, 1935-
LC ClassificationsHC240 .E8185 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17047205M
ISBN 100333945506
LC Control Number2001054597

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