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Is foreign AID working? an analysis of aid effectiveness and growth by Bishwambher Pyakuryal

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Published by Mandala Book Point in Kathmandu .
Written in English


  • Economic assistance -- Nepal,
  • Economic assistance -- Nepal -- Statistics,
  • Nepal -- Economic policy,
  • Nepal -- Economic policy -- Statistics

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StatementBishwambher Pyakuryal, Dadhi Adhikari, Dipendra Purush Dhakal.
ContributionsAdhikari, Dadhi., Dhakal, Dipendra Purush.
LC ClassificationsHC425.A5-.Z6 (H17)+
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22673100M
ISBN 109789994655076
LC Control Number2008335929

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