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Studies in Macroeconomic History

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  19 October 2023

Simon Hinrichsen
University of Copenhagen
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When Nations Can't Default
A History of War Reparations and Sovereign Debt
, pp. ii - vi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2023

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