Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO: Lessons from Past Trade Agreements

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Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO : Lessons from Past Trade Agreements. / Abbott, Philip; Bentzen, Jeanet; Tarp, Finn.

Cph. : Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 2007.

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Abbott, P, Bentzen, J & Tarp, F 2007 'Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO: Lessons from Past Trade Agreements' Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, Cph.

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Abbott, P., Bentzen, J., & Tarp, F. (2007). Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO: Lessons from Past Trade Agreements. Cph.: Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen.

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Abbott P, Bentzen J, Tarp F. Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO: Lessons from Past Trade Agreements. Cph.: Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen. 2007.

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Abbott, Philip ; Bentzen, Jeanet ; Tarp, Finn. / Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO : Lessons from Past Trade Agreements. Cph. : Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 2007.

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