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Published by Institute for International Economic Studies in Stockholm, Sweden .
Written in English


  • Foreign exchange rates -- Mathematical models.

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Bibliography: leaves 30-33.

Statementby John F. Helliwell.
SeriesSeminar paper / Institute for International Economic Studies, University of Stockholm,, no. 123, Seminar paper (Stockholms universitet. Institutet för internationell ekonomi) ;, no. 123.
LC ClassificationsHG3823 .H44
The Physical Object
Pagination33 leaves ;
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3810775M
LC Control Number81117754

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