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Australian Keynesian the writings of E.R. Walker, 1933-36 by Neville Cain

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Published by Australian National University in Canberra, Australia .
Written in English



  • Australia


  • Walker, E. Ronald 1907-,
  • Economics -- Australia -- History.,
  • Keynesian economics -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNeville Cain.
SeriesWorking papers in economic history,, working paper no. 13
LC ClassificationsHB129.W35 C35 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2799334M
ISBN 100867841346
LC Control Number83229501

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