To assure a reasonable and stable exchange rate for the dollar
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To assure a reasonable and stable exchange rate for the dollar hearing before the Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, on H.J. Res. 585 ... August 9, 1984. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Monetary policy -- United States.,
  • Debts, Public -- United States.,
  • Foreign exchange.,
  • Banks and banking, International.

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Paginationiii, 137 p. :
Number of Pages137
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Open LibraryOL17665735M

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