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The subsidization of natural resources in the United States

The subsidization of natural resources in the United States

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Subsidies -- United States,
  • Natural resources -- Government policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Schanz ... [et al.]
    SeriesReport (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- no. 86-588 ENR, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1986-87, reel 6, fr. 000724
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18159733M

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