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Controlling government spending the ethos, ethics, and economics of expenditure management by A. Premchand

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.

Subjects:

  • Expenditures, Public -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Appropriations and expenditures.

Book details:

About the Edition

With reference to Developing countries.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-361) and index.

StatementA. Premchand.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHJ7980+
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 378 p. ;
Number of Pages378
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3457113M
ISBN 100195673875
ISBN 109780195673876
LC Control Number2005386461

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