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program to accelerate economic growth in Ghana prepared for the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Accra, Ghana. by Checchi and Company.

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Published by Checchi in Washington .
Written in English



  • Ghana


  • Ghana -- Economic policy.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRockefeller Brothers Fund.
LC ClassificationsHC517.G6 C5 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4589198M
LC Control Number77351219

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