Infrastructure development and regulatory reform in sub-Saharan Africa
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Infrastructure development and regulatory reform in sub-Saharan Africa the case of air transport by Andrea E. Goldstein

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Published by OECD in Paris .
Written in English



  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.


  • Aeronautics, Commercial -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

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Statementby Andrea E. Goldstein.
SeriesTechnical papers ;, no. 154, Technical papers (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Development Centre) ;, no. 154.
LC ClassificationsHD72 .T43 no. 154
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6817694M
LC Control Number00295190

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