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Models of devolution.

David N. King

Models of devolution.

by David N. King

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Published by University of Stirling in Stirling .
Written in English


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SeriesDiscussion papers in economics, finance and investment / University of Stirling -- No.83, Discussion papers in economics, finance and investment -- No.83.
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Open LibraryOL13774487M

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The Assembly passed the Tax Collection and Management (Wales) Actin preparation for exercising the taxation and borrowing powers devolved by the Wales Act