TITLE

A measure of two economies

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Wire Journal International;Jul2005, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on per capita income of North Korea and South Korea in 2004.
ACCESSION #
17633874

 

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