Canada"s competition policy revisited

some new thoughts on an old story by Irving Brecher

Publisher: Institute for Research on Public Policy = Institut de recherches politiques in Montreal

Written in English
Published: Pages: 77 Downloads: 582
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  • Canada -- Commercial policy.

Edition Notes

Statementby Irving Brecher.
ContributionsInstitute for Research on Public Policy.
LC ClassificationsHF1480 1980 B7
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 77 p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18998034M
ISBN 100920380573

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