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Real exchange rates and manufactured exports a study of India"s exports to the USA by B. Gupta

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Published by St. Salvator"s College in St. Andrews .
Written in English

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StatementB. Gupta and A. S. Ray.
SeriesDiscussion paper / University of St. Andrews, Department of Economics -- no.9725, Discussion paper (University of St. Andrews. Department of Economics) -- no.9725.
ContributionsUniversity of St Andrews. Department of Economics.
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Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL17156070M

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