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U.S.-Thai economic relations in the 1990s

U.S.-Thai economic relations in the 1990s

views of some members of Thailand"s economic elite

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Thailand,
  • Thailand -- Foreign economic relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesU.S., Thai economic relations in the 1990s
    StatementRaymond J. Ahearn
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1992, reel 13, fr. 00058
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination41 p.
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18161400M

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[Raymond J Ahearn; Library of. Yet the influence of China, Thailand’s biggest trading partner, in the kingdom will likely grow in the coming decades, and the U.S.-Thai relationship that existed in the s and s will never return.

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