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The Legal Administration of Financial Services in Common Law Jurisdictions

With Special Attention to the Dual Regulation System in Zambia
  • 180 Pages
  • 2.27 MB
  • English
Edwin Mellen Press
Financial law, Legal Reference / Law Profession, Financial institutions, Business & Economics, Business/Economics, Zambia, Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, International - Economics, Law and legisl
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8077895M
ISBN 100773459332
ISBN 139780773459335

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