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economics of natural disaster relief in Australia

J. R. G. Butler

economics of natural disaster relief in Australia

by J. R. G. Butler

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Published by Centre for Research on Federal Financial Relations, Australian National University in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Disaster relief -- Australia.,
    • Natural disasters -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 138-143.

      StatementJ.R.G. Butler and D.P. Doessel.
      SeriesResearch monograph / Australian National University, Centre for Research on Federal Financial Relations,, no. 27, Research monograph (Australian National University. Centre for Research on Federal Financial Relations) ;, no. 27.
      ContributionsDoessel, D. P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV555.A8 B87 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 147 p. :
      Number of Pages147
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4426624M
      ISBN 100708110738
      LC Control Number79050570

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