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Published by World Bank in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Information technology -- Economic aspects.,
  • Telecommunication -- Economic aspects.,
  • Economic development.,
  • Information technology -- Government policy.,
  • Telecommunication policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 25-28).

StatementChristine Zhen-Wei Qiang, Alexander Pitt, with Seth Ayers.
SeriesWorld Bank working paper -- no. 24
ContributionsPitt, Alexander., Ayers, Seth, 1973-, World Bank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC79.I55 Q253 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 26 p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19721557M
ISBN 100821357220

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