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Structural adjustment, dialogue, and U.S.-Japan economic relations

W. Allen Wallis

Structural adjustment, dialogue, and U.S.-Japan economic relations

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Japan,
  • Japan -- Foreign economic relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUnder Secretary Wallis
    SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 924
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14938941M

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