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FINANCE & DEVELOPMENT A QUARTERLY PUBLICATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND AND THE WORLD BANK
December 1989 • Volume 26 • Number 4
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The Environment Development and the Environment: A Global Balance
Evolution of the World Bank’s Environmental Policy
Jeremy warford & zeinab Partow
Environmental Action Plans in Africa
IMF Quotas: A Briefing
Issues in Central Banking The Role of Central Banks
Problems of Bank Supervision in LDCs
The Financial Costs of Holding Reserves
Managing Foreign Exchange Reserves
Bringing Women into the Economic Mainstream
From Crisis to Sustainable Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Pierre Landell-Mills, Ramgopal Agarwala, & Stanley Please
Jamaica: Navigating through a Troubled Decade
Roger Robinson & Lelde Schmitz
Changing International Financial Markets
Do Tax Amnesties Work?
IFC and Development
Guy Pfeffermann & Gary Bond
Location of Jobs in Developing Cities
Kyu Sik Lee
World Economy in Transition
Money, History, and International Finance: Essays in Honor of Anna J. Schwartz edited by Michael Bordo
Exchange Rates in International Law and Organization by Joseph Gold
The Fatal Conceit: The Errors of Socialism - The Collected Works of F.A. Hayek: Volume I edited by W.W. Bartley III
Black Money and Budgets by D.R. Pendse
Structural Adjustment and Agriculture: Theory and Practice in Africa and Latin America edited by Simon Commander
Books in Brief
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