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The report argues that Norway has many economic prospects, primarily in the development of power and in the expansion of its merchant fleet program.

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The report, written by the World Bank's Department of Operations for Europe, Africa and Australasia, considers the economy of Norway during the post-war period of 1946-1952 and concludes by investigating the country's current balance of payments and creditworthiness. The paper points out that Norway has many economic prospects, primarily in the development of power and in the expansion of its merchant fleet program. The Bank determines that a loan to Norway will help develop production capabilities and promote the flow of goods and services.

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Press release announcing A. S. G. Hoar as lead of economic mission to Norway (1868978).
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Press release announcing A. S. G. Hoar as lead of economic mission to Norway (1868978).

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The Economy At the End of 1953
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The Economy At the End of 1953
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Document date: March 29, 1954
The study covers the post-war period, recent tendencies, and the second development plan for 1954 to 1957.
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85
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Press release -- A. S. G. Hoar to lead economic mission to Norway
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Press release -- A. S. G. Hoar to lead economic mission to Norway
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Oct. 20, 1953
The press release names the mission team members and states the mission's purpose (1868978).

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