Uneasy Partners

The Conflict Between PUBLIC INTEREST and PRIVATE PROFIT in Hong Kong by Leo F. Goodstadt

Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

Written in English
Cover of: Uneasy Partners | Leo F. Goodstadt
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Subjects:

  • Development economics,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Business & Economics,
  • History - General History,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Asia - China,
  • Government - International,
  • Political History,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Business and politics,
  • China,
  • Chine,
  • Hong Kong,
  • Hongkong,
  • Industrial policy,
  • Politique industrielle
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13075706M
    ISBN 109622097332
    ISBN 109789622097339

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