Towards a payments system law for developing and transition economies

by Raj Bhala

Publisher: World Bank in Washington, D.C

Written in English
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Places:

  • United States.,
  • Former Soviet republics.,
  • Baltic States.

Subjects:

  • Electronic funds transfers -- Law and legislation.,
  • Payment.,
  • Electronic funds transfers -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Electronic funds transfers -- Law and legislation -- Former Soviet republics.,
  • Electronic funds transfers -- Law and legislation -- Baltic States.

Edition Notes

StatementRaj Bhala.
SeriesWorld Bank discussion papers,, 299
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK1081 .B48 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 31 p. ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL801356M
ISBN 100821334387
LC Control Number95037718

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