U.S. investments in the Latin American economy
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Published in Washington .
Written in English


  • Investments, American -- Latin America,
  • Investments, Foreign -- Latin America

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Prepared in the agency"s Balance of Payments Division.

Statement[by Samuel Pizer and Frederick Cutler.
ContributionsPizer, Samuel, Cutler, Frederick
The Physical Object
Pagination194 p. illus., col. maps, diagrs., tables.
Number of Pages194
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Open LibraryOL16711556M

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