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Infrastructure at the crossroads

lessons from 20 years of World Bank experience.

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World Bank -- Developing countries,
  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Developing countries,
  • Economic development projects -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 131) and index.

    ContributionsWorld Bank.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59.72.C3 I54 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14558390M
    ISBN 100821366866
    ISBN 109780821366868
    LC Control Number2006047378
    OCLC/WorldCa69672064

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