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Robert Wade Japan , the World Bank , and the Art of Paradigm Maintenance : The East Asian Miracle in Political Perspective

@inproceedings{Wade2003RobertWJ,
  title={Robert Wade Japan , the World Bank , and the Art of Paradigm Maintenance : The East Asian Miracle in Political Perspective},
  author={R. Wade},
  year={2003}
}
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