Current state of Doha round negotiations on agriculture
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Current state of Doha round negotiations on agriculture issues, concerns, and strategies for Bangladesh by Uttam Kumar Deb

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Published by Centre for Policy Dialogue in Dhaka .
Written in English


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StatementUttam Deb, Muhammad Al Amin
SeriesCPD occasional paper series -- 85
ContributionsAmin, Muhammad Al, Centre for Policy Dialogue (Bangladesh)
LC ClassificationsHD9016.B+ (Bangladesh)x2 D+
The Physical Object
Pagination38 pages :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25193343M
LC Control Number2010347921

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