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Published by Public Information Dept., Federal Reserve Bank of New York in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Open market operations -- United States,
  • Federal Reserve banks

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesOpen market operations, Center for Economic Education Teaching Collection.
Statementby M.A. Akhtar.
ContributionsMeek, Paul., Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
LC ClassificationsHG2562.O5 A38 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13636591M

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