TITLE

Money supply: Wandering in the woods

AUTHOR(S)
de Klerk, Vic
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Finance Week;09/10/99, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on developments related to money supply in South Africa as of September 10, 1999. Decline in money supply; Background on the monetary policy of the country's central bank.
ACCESSION #
2939561

 

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