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Japanese investment in the United States by Kenneth J. Dillon

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Published by Foreign Service Institute, U.S Dept. of State in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


  • Investments, Japanese -- United States.,
  • United States -- Commerce -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Commerce -- United States.

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Statementby Kenneth J. Dillon.
SeriesCenter for the Study of Foreign Affairs center paper -- no. 3 (Oct., 1989), Center paper (Center for the Study of Foreign Affairs (U.S.)) -- no. 3.
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17657247M

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