Regional convergence and the role of federal transfers in Canada, Issues 2003-2097
Martin Daniel Kaufman, Phillip Swagel, Steven Vincent Dunaway, International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept
International Monetary Fund, 2003 - Business & Economics - 13 pages
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