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Beyond pragmatism

Peter Utting

Beyond pragmatism

appraising UN-business partnerships

by Peter Utting

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Published by United Nations Research Institute for Social Development in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public-private sector cooperation,
  • Pragmatism,
  • Partnership

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Utting and Ann Zammit.
    SeriesMarkets, business and regulation programme paper -- no. 1
    ContributionsZammit, Ann., United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2963 .U77 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 53 p. ;
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16249960M
    LC Control Number2007358588

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