Exchange Rates and Economic Recovery in the 1930s
Author(s): Barry Eichengreen and Jeffrey Sachs
Source: The Journal of Economic History, Vol. 45, No. 4 (Dec., 1985), pp. 925-946
Published by: CambridgeUniversi
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