Orthodox Christianity and Economic Development: A Critical Overview

@article{Makrides2019OrthodoxCA,
  title={Orthodox Christianity and Economic Development: A Critical Overview},
  author={Vasilios N. Makrides},
  journal={Archives de sciences sociales des religions},
  year={2019}
}
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