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Published by Congress of the United States, Congressional Budget Office : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Balance of trade -- United States.,
  • Balance of payments -- United States.,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981.

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StatementCongress of the United States, Congressional Budget Office.
SeriesBackground paper - Congressional Budget Office, Background paper (United States. Congressional Budget Office)
ContributionsMinyard, Rosemary., Neu, C. R. 1949-, Schneider, Joan.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 34 p. :
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18013399M

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