Eastern Europe"s experience with banking reform
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Eastern Europe"s experience with banking reform is there a role for banks in the transition? by Alfredo E. Thorne

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



  • Europe, Eastern,
  • Europe, Eastern.


  • Banks and banking -- Europe, Eastern -- State supervision.,
  • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 37-38).

Statementby Alfredo Thorne.
SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 1235, Policy research working papers ;, 1235.
LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 1235
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL871311M
LC Control Number95156620

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