Urban government for Greater Stockholm by Hans Calmfors

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Statement[by] Hans Calmfors, Francine F. Rabinovitz [and] Daniel J. Alesch.
SeriesThe international urban studies of the Institute of Public Administration, New York, no. 4, Praeger special studies in international politics and public affairs.
ContributionsRabinovitz, Francine F., joint author., Alesch, Daniel J., joint author.
LC ClassificationsJS6272 .C35
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5615134M
LC Control Number68023359

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